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Ian Kennedy

32-Year-Old Pitcher – Kansas City Royals

2017 Stats

W-L

4-8

ERA

4.80

WHIP

1.23

K

104

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

W-L

ERA

WHIP

K

SV

2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

First, the bad news. For the second straight season, Kennedy finished with a HR/9 rate north of 1.5 as he was absolutely crushed on the road (21 homers allowed in 108.2 innings). His groundball rate s...

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2017 ADP:  242.05

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (SP): Hidden

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 200   DOB: 12/19/1984   BORN: Huntington Beach, CA   COLLEGE: USC   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Ian Kennedy Contract Information:

Signed a five-year, $70 million contract with the Royals in January of 2016. Contract includes player options for the 2018, 2019 and 2020 seasons.

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Min AB:  
Batter Team AB H AVG 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS SLG OBP OPS
Pablo Sandoval SF 51 11 .216 4 0 0 7 2 10 0 0 .294 .241 .535
Buster Posey SF 47 17 .362 3 0 1 8 6 6 1 0 .489 .434 .923
Adrian Gonzalez LA 47 12 .255 4 0 3 8 4 9 0 0 .532 .302 .834
Angel Pagan 44 10 .227 3 0 1 2 2 6 0 0 .364 .261 .625
Andre Ethier LA 42 14 .333 3 0 3 7 4 8 2 1 .619 .391 1.010
Brandon Crawford SF 42 9 .214 3 1 1 4 4 11 0 0 .405 .292 .696
Carlos Gonzalez COL 38 5 .132 2 0 2 2 1 15 2 1 .342 .154 .496
Brandon Belt SF 35 11 .314 2 1 2 5 5 12 0 0 .600 .400 1.000
Matt Kemp ATL 33 9 .273 3 0 2 6 3 13 0 0 .545 .324 .870
Will Venable 33 7 .212 0 1 2 6 1 10 0 1 .455 .235 .690
Troy Tulowitzki TOR 33 6 .182 2 0 3 6 6 9 0 0 .515 .300 .815
Aubrey Huff 32 11 .344 1 0 1 2 4 4 0 0 .469 .417 .885
Starlin Castro NY-A 32 10 .313 2 1 2 6 1 6 0 0 .625 .353 .978
Gregor Blanco AZ 32 8 .250 0 1 1 3 4 5 0 1 .406 .333 .740
Dexter Fowler STL 32 8 .250 1 2 0 3 4 8 0 0 .406 .333 .740
Carl Crawford 31 13 .419 4 0 0 5 2 3 0 0 .548 .429 .977
Chase Headley NY-A 30 9 .300 1 1 2 5 6 7 0 0 .600 .432 1.032
Hunter Pence SF 29 6 .207 1 0 0 3 3 9 0 0 .241 .273 .514
Marlon Byrd 28 10 .357 1 0 2 11 2 4 0 0 .607 .387 .994
Seth Smith BAL 28 9 .321 4 0 1 3 2 7 0 0 .571 .424 .996
DJ LeMahieu COL 27 10 .370 4 1 1 5 5 4 1 1 .704 .469 1.172
Justin Morneau 27 9 .333 3 1 0 3 1 4 1 0 .519 .357 .876
Melky Cabrera KC 27 8 .296 2 0 2 4 1 3 0 1 .593 .321 .914
Charlie Blackmon COL 27 6 .222 1 0 0 3 0 11 0 0 .259 .276 .535
Yasiel Puig LA 27 5 .185 0 0 1 4 2 9 1 1 .296 .267 .563
Skip Schumaker 26 9 .346 3 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 .462 .393 .854
Carlos Beltran HOU 26 6 .231 1 1 2 6 5 8 0 0 .577 .355 .932
Juan Uribe 26 6 .231 1 0 0 1 3 6 0 0 .269 .310 .580
Hanley Ramirez BOS 26 4 .154 0 0 0 1 3 3 1 0 .154 .267 .421
Nolan Arenado COL 25 8 .320 2 0 1 4 1 3 0 0 .520 .346 .866
Todd Frazier NY-A 25 4 .160 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 1 .160 .185 .345
Brian McCann HOU 24 8 .333 2 0 3 5 2 3 0 1 .792 .385 1.176
Martin Prado MIA 24 6 .250 2 0 0 1 2 2 0 1 .333 .308 .641
Andres Torres 24 5 .208 1 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 .250 .240 .490
Rajai Davis OAK 23 9 .391 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 .522 .417 .938
Neil Walker MIL 23 9 .391 1 0 3 9 0 2 1 1 .826 .391 1.217
Cameron Maybin ANA 23 7 .304 1 1 0 1 0 6 0 0 .435 .304 .739
Todd Helton 23 6 .261 2 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 .348 .321 .669
Jimmy Rollins 23 6 .261 0 0 1 1 1 5 0 0 .391 .292 .683
Nate Schierholtz 23 6 .261 1 0 2 7 2 3 0 0 .565 .308 .873
Mike Napoli TEX 23 5 .217 0 0 4 5 2 12 0 1 .739 .280 1.019
Dee Gordon MIA 23 4 .174 1 1 0 1 2 6 0 0 .304 .240 .544
Corey Dickerson TB 23 3 .130 1 0 0 2 0 9 0 0 .174 .130 .304
Carlos Santana CLE 22 4 .182 1 0 1 2 3 5 0 0 .364 .280 .644
A.J. Ellis MIA 22 3 .136 0 0 0 1 3 6 1 0 .136 .231 .367
Ryan Howard COL 22 3 .136 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 .136 .208 .345
Marco Scutaro 21 7 .333 3 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 .571 .391 .963
Ian Desmond COL 21 6 .286 1 0 0 0 1 4 1 0 .333 .318 .652
Yadier Molina STL 21 6 .286 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .476 .286 .762
Brian Dozier MIN 21 5 .238 1 0 2 5 4 4 0 0 .571 .360 .931
Victor Martinez DET 21 5 .238 0 0 1 3 1 3 0 0 .381 .273 .654
Josh Rutledge BOS 21 5 .238 1 0 1 1 3 6 0 0 .429 .360 .789
Justin Upton DET 21 5 .238 2 0 1 3 4 6 0 1 .476 .385 .861
Michael Cuddyer 20 7 .350 4 0 1 3 1 3 0 0 .700 .381 1.081
Ian Kinsler DET 20 7 .350 4 0 1 4 1 1 0 1 .700 .409 1.109
Chase Utley LA 20 7 .350 1 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 .550 .381 .931
Everth Cabrera 20 5 .250 2 1 0 0 2 8 0 0 .450 .318 .768
Adam Eaton WAS 20 5 .250 0 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 .350 .286 .636
Jason Kipnis CLE 20 4 .200 3 0 1 2 1 6 0 0 .500 .273 .773
Brandon Phillips ATL 20 4 .200 1 0 1 4 2 3 1 0 .400 .261 .661
Luis Valbuena ANA 20 2 .100 1 0 1 3 2 6 1 0 .300 .182 .482
Jose Abreu CHI-A 19 9 .474 0 0 3 5 0 2 0 2 .947 .474 1.421
Trevor Plouffe TB 19 7 .368 1 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 .579 .400 .979
Miguel Cabrera DET 19 6 .316 2 1 1 3 4 1 0 0 .684 .435 1.119
Francisco Lindor CLE 19 5 .263 2 0 0 2 1 3 1 0 .368 .318 .687
Nick Hundley SF 19 4 .211 2 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .316 .250 .566
Aramis Ramirez 19 4 .211 1 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 .263 .250 .513
Joe Mauer MIN 19 3 .158 0 0 1 1 0 4 1 0 .316 .158 .474
Andrelton Simmons ANA 19 3 .158 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .158 .200 .358
Pedro Alvarez BAL 19 2 .105 0 0 1 1 2 6 0 0 .263 .190 .454
James Loney 18 8 .444 4 0 1 3 1 2 0 0 .833 .474 1.307
Andrew McCutchen PIT 18 8 .444 1 0 1 3 2 4 0 0 .667 .500 1.167
Justin Turner LA 18 8 .444 4 0 0 4 1 3 2 0 .667 .450 1.117
Carlos Gomez TEX 18 6 .333 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Albert Pujols ANA 18 5 .278 1 0 3 6 2 2 0 1 .833 .333 1.167
Jay Bruce CLE 18 3 .167 1 0 1 1 0 5 0 0 .389 .167 .556
Rickie Weeks 18 3 .167 1 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 .389 .211 .599
Eduardo Escobar MIN 17 7 .412 0 0 1 3 1 4 0 0 .588 .444 1.033
David DeJesus 17 6 .353 4 0 0 2 4 1 0 0 .588 .476 1.064
Jordan Pacheco 17 5 .294 1 0 0 2 1 2 1 0 .353 .333 .686
David Wright NY-N 17 5 .294 2 0 2 5 5 3 1 0 .765 .455 1.219
Ryan Braun MIL 17 4 .235 1 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 .471 .316 .786
Jonathan Lucroy COL 17 4 .235 0 0 1 2 3 3 0 0 .412 .409 .821
Cody Ross 17 4 .235 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .412 .316 .728
Elvis Andrus TEX 17 3 .176 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .353 .176 .529
Daniel Murphy WAS 17 3 .176 1 0 1 3 1 4 0 0 .412 .211 .622
Joe Panik SF 17 2 .118 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .118 .158 .276
Yonder Alonso SEA 16 6 .375 0 0 1 6 1 4 0 0 .563 .368 .931
Lonnie Chisenhall CLE 16 6 .375 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 .500 .412 .912
Logan Morrison TB 16 6 .375 0 2 2 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 .474 1.474
Jason Bartlett 16 5 .313 3 0 0 1 1 5 2 0 .500 .333 .833
Jose Ramirez CLE 16 5 .313 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .688 .313 1.000
Gaby Sanchez 16 5 .313 2 0 1 2 0 4 0 0 .625 .313 .938
Drew Stubbs TEX 16 5 .313 1 0 2 3 3 6 1 0 .750 .421 1.171
Adrian Beltre TEX 16 4 .250 1 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 .500 .294 .794
Matt Carpenter STL 16 4 .250 2 0 1 3 0 4 0 0 .563 .250 .813
Alex Avila CHI-N 16 3 .188 0 0 3 4 3 8 0 0 .750 .316 1.066
Ryan Ludwick 16 3 .188 1 0 0 1 1 8 0 1 .250 .278 .528
Melvin Upton Jr. SF 16 3 .188 0 0 1 3 5 7 0 0 .375 .364 .739
Norichika Aoki TOR 15 7 .467 1 0 0 4 2 2 0 0 .533 .556 1.089
Garrett Jones 15 6 .400 2 0 1 3 2 5 1 0 .733 .471 1.204
Alfonso Soriano 15 6 .400 1 0 3 7 4 4 0 0 1.067 .524 1.590
Ryan Theriot 15 6 .400 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 .400 .438 .838
Eric Hinske 15 5 .333 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 .467 .333 .800
Joey Votto CIN 15 5 .333 2 0 0 1 3 3 2 0 .467 .444 .911
Casey McGehee 15 3 .200 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Anthony Rizzo CHI-N 15 3 .200 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 .267 .333 .600