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Kyle Kendrick

32-Year-Old Pitcher – Boston Red Sox

2017 Stats

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0-2

ERA

12.96

WHIP

2.52

K

3

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

There was no outlook written for Kyle Kendrick in 2017. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2017 ADP:  650.09

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (SP): Hidden

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 8/26/1984   BORN: Houston, TX   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 7th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Kyle Kendrick Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with the Red Sox in January of 2017 that includes an invite to spring training.

June 22, 2017  –  Kyle Kendrick News

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The Red Sox outrighted Kendrick from the 40-man roster Thursday, though he remains with Triple-A Pawtucket, Evan Drellich of CSN New England reports.

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Kyle Kendrick Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2004 19 A LAK 15 15 0 66.7 85 45 9 36 33 3 8 0 6.07 1.77
2004 19 A BAT 13 12 0 70.7 94 43 6 53 18 2 8 0 5.48 1.59
2005 20 A CLE 1 1 0 4.0 5 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0.00 1.75
2005 20 A LAK 5 5 0 22.2 38 23 2 11 10 0 3 0 9.13 2.16
2006 21 A A 21 20 1 130.0 117 51 15 79 37 9 7 0 3.53 1.18
2007 22 AA REA 12 12 0 81.3 82 29 3 50 18 4 7 0 3.21 1.23
2007 22 MAJ PHI 20 20 0 121.0 129 52 16 49 25 10 4 0 3.87 1.27
2008 23 MAJ PHI 32 30 0 155.7 194 95 23 68 57 11 9 0 5.49 1.61
2009 24 AAA LEH 23 23 0 139.0 129 53 9 61 32 9 7 0 3.43 1.16
2009 24 MAJ PHI 9 2 0 26.3 27 10 1 15 9 3 1 0 3.42 1.37
2010 25 MAJ PHI 33 31 0 180.7 199 95 26 84 49 11 10 0 0 0 4.73 1.37
2011 26 MAJ PHI 34 15 0 114.7 110 41 14 59 30 8 6 0 0 0 3.22 1.22
2012 27 MAJ PHI 37 25 1 159.3 154 69 20 116 49 11 12 0 1 2 3.90 1.27
2013 28 MAJ PHI 30 30 1 182.0 207 95 18 110 47 10 13 0 0 0 4.70 1.40
2014 29 MAJ PHI 32 32 0 199.0 214 102 25 121 57 10 13 0 0 0 4.61 1.36
2015 30 MAJ COL 27 27 0 142.3 172 100 33 80 45 7 13 0 0 0 6.32 1.52
2016 31 R TEM 4 4 0 11.2 13 3 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 2.31 1.16
2016 31 AAA SAL 4 15 0 93.1 101 49 13 67 19 6 5 0 0 0 4.73 1.29
2017 32 AAA PAW 10 10 1 59.2 69 46 18 40 8 2 4 0 0 0 6.94 1.30
2017 32 MAJ BOS 2 2 0 8.3 18 12 1 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 12.96 2.52
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3-Year Averages     29 29 0 170.7 193 101 29 100 51 8 13 0 0 0 5.33 1.43
Career  (View All)     256 214 2 1,289.3 1,424 671 177 705 371 81 83 0 4.68 1.39

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Kyle Kendrick Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
May. 4 Bal 4.0 8 6 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 13.50 2.50
Last 14 Games (Team)
1 Games Pitched:  Avg. 4.0 IP/G
4.0 8 6 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 13.50 2.50
Last 30 Games (Team)
1 Games Pitched:  Avg. 4.0 IP/G
4.0 8 6 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 13.50 2.50
Last 60 Games (Team)
1 Games Pitched:  Avg. 4.0 IP/G
4.0 8 6 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 13.50 2.50
Kyle Kendrick Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV ERA WHIP
Jun. 22 Scranton-WB 5.0 11 10 10 4 0 3 1 0 0 L 0 18.00 2.20
Jun. 17 Rochester 5.0 7 1 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 - 0 1.80 1.60
Jun. 5 Syracuse 7.0 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 W 0 0.00 0.71
May. 31 Norfolk 5.0 8 7 7 3 1 5 1 0 0 - 0 12.60 1.80
May. 26 Durham 7.0 6 4 3 1 0 5 0 0 0 - 0 3.86 0.86
May. 18 Scranton-WB 3.0 9 7 7 3 0 3 0 1 0 - 0 21.00 3.00
Apr. 28 Gwinnett 7.0 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 W 0 0.00 0.43
Last 14 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 5.0 IP/G
10.0 18 11 11 4 1 5 2 0 0 0-1 0 9.90 1.90
Last 30 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
29.0 36 22 21 8 3 17 3 0 0 1-1 0 6.52 1.34
Last 60 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 5.6 IP/G
39.0 46 29 28 11 5 25 3 1 0 2-1 0 6.46 1.31

Kyle Kendrick Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201714117200.538
201529541298218515.314

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2017312211201.379
201533439169017318.291

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20174.001012113.502.50
201565.02603127217.621.71

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20174.301021012.462.54
201577.35704918125.241.37
Kyle Kendrick Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2004 19 A LAK 15 15 66.7 4.86 4.46 1.09 1.22 67% 6.07 5.36 .333
2004 19 A BAT 13 12 70.7 6.75 2.29 2.94 0.76 65.1% 5.48 3.57 .376
2005 20 A CLE 1 1 4.0 2.25 4.50 0.50 0.00 100% 0.00 4.20 .327
2005 20 A LAK 5 5 22.2 4.46 4.05 1.10 0.81 54.3% 9.13 4.73 .411
2006 21 A A 21 20 130.0 5.47 2.56 2.14 1.04 74.1% 3.53 4.41 .262
2007 22 AA REA 12 12 81.3 5.53 1.99 2.78 0.33 73.2% 3.21 3.19 .306
2007 22 MAJ PHI 20 20 121.0 3.64 1.86 1.96 1.19 1.34 73.9% 3.87 4.75 .279
2008 23 MAJ PHI 32 30 155.7 3.93 3.30 1.19 1.33 1.26 68.4% 89.7 MPH 5.49 5.38 .316
2009 24 AAA LEH 23 23 139.0 3.95 2.07 1.91 0.58 71.1% 3.43 3.96 .266
2009 24 MAJ PHI 9 2 26.3 5.13 3.08 1.67 0.34 2.24 74.3% 90.8 MPH 3.42 3.61 .305
2010 25 MAJ PHI 33 31 180.7 4.18 2.44 1.71 1.30 1.35 68.9% 89.8 MPH 4.73 5.00 .289
2011 26 MAJ PHI 34 15 114.7 4.63 2.35 1.97 1.10 1.35 78.6% 89.7 MPH 3.22 4.73 .266
2012 27 MAJ PHI 37 25 159.3 6.55 2.77 2.37 1.13 1.35 73.2% 89.9 MPH 3.90 4.43 .287
2013 28 MAJ PHI 30 30 182.0 5.44 2.32 2.34 0.89 1.69 67.4% 89.8 MPH 4.70 4.17 .319
2014 29 MAJ PHI 32 32 199.0 5.47 2.58 2.12 1.13 1.41 68.7% 89.7 MPH 4.61 4.64 .300
2015 30 MAJ COL 27 27 142.3 5.06 2.85 1.78 2.09 1.19 63.6% 89.0 MPH 6.32 6.19 .302
2016 31 R TEM 4 4 11.2 2.41 0.00 0.00 0.80 83.3% 2.31 4.09 .296
2016 31 AAA SAL 4 15 93.1 6.48 1.84 3.53 1.26 66.4% 4.73 4.32 .310
2017 32 AAA PAW 10 10 59.2 6.08 1.22 5.00 2.74 52.5% 6.94 6.41 .287
2017 32 MAJ BOS 2 2 8.3 3.24 3.24 1.00 1.08 1.64 45% 91.5 MPH 12.96 5.12 .453
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 9 48.8 4.26 3.28 1.30 1.68 62.3% 6.09 5.77 .285
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3-Year Averages     29 29 170.7 5.27 2.69 1.96 1.53 66.5% 5.33 5.13 .301
Career     256 214 1,289.3 4.92 2.59 1.90 1.24 69.5% 4.68 4.78 .298

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Kyle Kendrick Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 142.3 0 11 0 0 65 2 0 0
2017 P 8.3 -1 3 -1 0 4 -1 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Kyle Kendrick    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2016 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

Explain This

1.00 K/BB
TERRIBLE
3.24 K/9
TERRIBLE
3.24 BB/9
WEAK
91.5 MPH Fastball
WEAK
1.1 HR/9
GOOD
1.64 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

Explain This

12.96 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.52 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.12 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

Explain This

.453 BABIP
HIGH
45.0% Strand Rate
LOW

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Kyle Kendrick: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kendrick was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket after Wednesday's loss to the Brewers, Ian Browne of MLB.com reports.

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Kendrick will remain in Boston' starting rotation for the foreseeable future, Julian Benbow of The Boston Globe reports.

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Kendrick had his contract purchased from Triple-A Pawtucket on Thursday, Evan Drellich of CSN New England reports.

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Kendrick's impending addition to the roster suggests he'll be around for a while, Jen McCaffrey of MassLive.com reports. He is scheduled to start in place of the injured Steven Wright (knee) on Thursday.

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Kendrick will be added to the 40-man roster and start Thursday's game against the Orioles, Alex Speier of the Boston Globe reports.

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Kendrick allowed 10 runs (nine earned) on 10 hits and a walk while striking out four over six innings for Triple-A Pawtucket on Monday, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Kendrick is slated for an extended spring training start at Fort Myers on Tuesday, April 4, which would put him position to work Sunday, April 9, for either the Red Sox or Triple-A Pawtucket, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

There was no outlook written for Kyle Kendrick.

2016

The Rockies were hoping for a solid veteran starter when they signed Kendrick prior to the 2015 season, but the 31-year-old was unable to meet their expectations. Kendrick faltered in hitter-friendly Coors Field, posting a 7.62 ERA and 1.71 WHIP at home to spike his 2015 totals to 6.32 and 1.52 respectively. The right-hander's contract was up at season's end, and his numbers may improve if he can earn a spot in the Braves' rotation after signing with Atlanta in December. However, Kendrick's best days are probably behind him, which could limit him to a back-end rotation spot or a long-relief role going forward.

2015

Kendrick was a valuable innings eater for the Phillies last season, but he did little to help fantasy owners in most formats. He works in the high-80s with his sinker and complements that pitch with a cutter, splitter and curveball, but none of those pitches are true plus offerings. Kendrick hit free agency for the first time in his career this offseason, signing with the Rockies on a one-year commitment. Since Kendrick puts the ball in play quite frequently, it wouldn't be a surprise if his numbers dropped off further with the move to Coors Field.

2014

Kendrick was hyped as a bit of a breakout candidate last season after a very strong second half in 2012. He put together a very nice April and a solid first half in 2013, before things started going down hill in July. His year ultimately ended early when he was shut down in September with tendinitis in his right rotator cuff. It is possible that injury was affecting Kendrick for some time before he was diagnosed it. His second-half struggles could also be partially attributable to luck, as his BABIP rose to .368 after the All-Star break. Expectations for Kendrick in 2014 should remain similar to the past. He will be a decent option at times, but his low strikeout rate leaves him susceptible to bad outings.

2013

Kendrick began last season in the bullpen, but injuries and the trade of Joe Blanton to the Dodgers helped Kendrick earn 25 starts. He made the most of his opportunity, especially in the second half of the season where he went 9-4 with a 2.64 ERA. Kendrick finally found comfort with his change-up last season, which helped him bump his K/9 up past 6.0 for the first time in his major league career. If he can maintain that ratio, there is a good chance Kendrick can be a decent back-of-the-rotation starter this season. He's not the kind of pitcher that can anchor a fantasy staff, but he could prove to be a useful matchup play.

2012

Kendrick opened last year slotted into a long relief role, but injuries to Joe Blanton and Roy Oswalt allowed him to make 15 starts for the Phillies. Kendrick was his typical self, relying on his sinker while struggling to rack up strikeouts. He also benefited from a .266 BABIP that will likely correct itself this season. The Phillies have kept him around and expect to have him open the year back in long relief. He will be the first option to join the rotation should injuries strike, but we would be hesitant to roster him unless your ratios can take a bit of a beating.

2011

Kendrick spent the majority of last season in the Phillies' rotation before eventually losing his job to Vance Worley at the end of the year. Kendrick relies on his sinker to get outs and when the pitch is working for him he can be successful. If it isn't, he gets hit pretty hard as he doesn't have the stuff to put hitters away by missing bats. He will be competing with Worley and perhaps a veteran pitcher or two this spring for the fifth spot in the Phillies' rotation. We expect him to earn the job, but recommend that fantasy leaguers avoid rostering him.

2010

Kendrick spent the majority of last season at Triple-A where he was asked to work on adding a changeup to his repertoire. He made some strides with the pitch and found himself back in the majors in August working out of the Phillies' bullpen. Kendrick generally relies on his sinker to get outs and if the pitch is working for him he can be successful. If it isn't, he gets hit pretty hard as he doesn't have the stuff to blow hitters away. The Phillies were likely happy enough with what they saw from Kendrick over the final two months of the season to give him another shot at winning a spot in the back of their rotation this spring.

2009

Kendrick, who served as Philadelphia's No. 5 starter for most of the 2008 season but was stripped of his role in mid-August. He posted an awful 7.59 ERA and 1.92 WHIP in his 12 appearances (11 starts) after the All-Star break and was not given a chance to pitch in the postseason. He'll have a chance to reclaim the No. 5 spot in Philadelphia's rotation, although he'll have to outperform J.A. Happ, Carlos Carrasco and Andrew Carpenter to do so. Given his poor strikeout rate, fantasy owners should probably avoid Kendrick even if he is able to win a spot in the rotation.

2008

Kendrick wasn't scheduled to make his major league debut last season, but the Philadelphia rotation was reeling from Brett Myers' move to closer on top of getting nothing from Freddy Garcia and watching Adam Eaton struggle every fifth day. Despite being thrown into the fire without much warning, Kendrick only had one start that didn't go longer than five innings. He's not really a power pitcher (just 49 strikeouts) but he should miss more bats as he rolls up big league innings. There's a good chance he'll return as the Phillies' No. 4 starter in 2008, but tread carefully here and don't buy into last year's 10-4 record.