2019 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $6 · Overall # 223 · RP # 32 (Tier 4)
NFBC ADP (15-team): 7.09, 99th
Cubs
Depth

Craig Kimbrel

RP, Chicago Cubs

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'0" Weight 210 DOB 1988-05-28 Age 31
Hometown Huntsville, AL

Season Projections
2019 Season, Updated Mar 28
Source5X5GGSIPWLQSCGSHOSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRHBPRERERAWHIP
ATC$1347047.0320002400722029400152.871.04
Steamer$1065065.043000000972744600212.911.09
THE BAT$765065.043000000942643700202.771.06
Zeile$1860060.0420002740912637000182.701.05
ZiPS$1160057.042000000892636500172.681.09
Draft Buddy$649049.032000000732033500162.941.08

ATC projections by Ariel Cohen. Steamer projections by Steamer Projections Blog. THE BAT projections by Derek Carty. Zeile Consensus projections by FantasyPros. ZiPS projections by Dan Szymborski. Draft Buddy projections are based on Steamer projections and include our own playing time adjustments.

Position Rankings
RankName5X5ADP1Comment
Tier 4
30Jose Leclerc, TEX$78.05
31Ryan Pressly, HOU$722.15
32Craig Kimbrel, FA$67.09
33Keone Kela, PIT$632.15
34Tyler Glasnow, TB$611.11
Fantasy News from the Past 120 Days
  • Craig Kimbrel nails down 11th save Wednesday
    Aug 22 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Giants Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel locks down 10th save Tuesday
    Aug 21 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Giants Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel allows another run in victory over Pirates
    Aug 18 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Pirates Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Returns from IL
    Aug 18 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Pirates Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel reinstated from the injured list
    Aug 18 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel activated from injured list - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Aug 18 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Expected back Sunday
    Aug 17 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel expected back Sunday
    Aug 17 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel could return Saturday
    Aug 17 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Could return Saturday
    Aug 17 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Bullpen set for Thursday
    Aug 14 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Another bullpen session planned
    Aug 13 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel (knee) throws successful bullpen
    Aug 13 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel (knee) throws bullpen session - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Aug 13 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Joining team in Philly
    Aug 10 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Sidelined with knee issue
    Aug 5 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel (knee) lands on 10-day IL
    Aug 5 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Kimbrel goes on IL with knee inflammation - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Aug 5 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel nabs ninth save Saturday
    Aug 3 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Brewers Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel nails down eighth save Wednesday
    Aug 1 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Cardinals Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel allows two homers in blown save
    Jul 28 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Brewers Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel earns seventh save Wednesday
    Jul 24 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Giants Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel sharp in non-save situation
    Jul 24 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Giants Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel posts sixth save Saturday
    Jul 20 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Padres Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel earns fifth save Friday
    Jul 19 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Padres Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel earns fourth save Wednesday
    Jul 18 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Reds Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel pitches scoreless ninth inning Tuesday
    Jul 17 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Reds Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel earns third save Friday
    Jul 12 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Pirates Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel blows second save Wednesday
    Jul 4 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Pirates Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Blows second save opportunity
    Jul 3 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Pirates Craig Kimbrel
  • Kimbrel's ERA rises to 16.88 with blown save - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jul 3 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel coughs up three runs Monday
    Jul 2 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Could be unavailable Friday
    Jun 28 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Reds Craig Kimbrel
  • Kimbrel snares a save in first game with Cubs - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jun 27 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Braves Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Officially added to roster
    Jun 27 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Braves Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel officially added to roster Thursday
    Jun 27 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Braves Craig Kimbrel
  • Kimbrel officially called up from Iowa - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jun 27 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Joining Cubs on Thursday
    Jun 26 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Braves Craig Kimbrel
  • Kimbrel likely to be activated on Thursday - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jun 26 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Tabbed for another rehab outing
    Jun 23 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Cubs could add Kimbrel to roster this week - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jun 23 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel: Pitching for Iowa on Friday
    Jun 19 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Kimbrel to pitch again for Iowa on Friday - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jun 19 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel works scoreless inning at AAA - Craig Kimbrel | CHC
    Jun 18 · RotoWorld (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • Craig Kimbrel set to make first appearance in minors on Tuesday
    Jun 16 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel minors
  • Craig Kimbrel: Joining Cubs
    Jun 5 · RotoWire (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel contract
  • Craig Kimbrel and Cubs agree to three-year, $43 million deal
    Jun 5 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel contract
  • Craig Kimbrel being pursued hard by Cubs
    Jun 5 · FantasyPros (Fantasy)
    Cubs Craig Kimbrel
  • SeasonTeam5X5GGSIPWLQSCGSHOSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRHBPRERERAWHIP
    2010ATL-21020.2400001004016900210.441.21
    2011ATL-79077.043000460012732483119182.101.04
    2012ATL-63062.2310004200116142732771.010.65
    2013ATL$2468067.0430005000982039431091.210.88
    2014ATL$1863061.20300047009526302213111.610.91
    2015SD$1561059.14200039008722406119172.581.04
    2016BOS$1057053.02600031008330284422203.401.09
    2017BOS$3167069.050000350012614336411111.430.68
    2018BOS$1963062.15100042009631317219192.740.99
    2019CHC-17015.10200011202281452995.281.43
    2019 ATC$1347047.0320002400722029400152.871.04
    2019 Steamer$1065065.043000000972744600212.911.09
    2019 THE BAT$765065.043000000942643700202.771.06
    2019 Zeile$1860060.0420002740912637000182.701.05
    2019 ZiPS$1160057.042000000892636500172.681.09
    2019 Draft Buddy$649049.032000000732033500162.941.08

    Historic stats obtained free of charge from and are copyrighted by Retrosheet. ATC projections by Ariel Cohen. Steamer projections by Steamer Projections Blog. THE BAT projections by Derek Carty. Zeile Consensus projections by FantasyPros. ZiPS projections by Dan Szymborski. Draft Buddy projections are based on Steamer projections and include our own playing time adjustments.

    2019
    NFBC 15-Team 5X5 Scoring Review · Switch
    DateOppResultGSIPWLCGSHOSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRHBPRERERAWHIP
    Jun 27vs ATLW 9-701.0000010011100000.002.00
    Jul 1at PITL 5-1801.00000000203203327.003.00
    Jul 3at PITL 5-600.20100010011002227.003.00
    Jul 6at CWSW 6-301.0000010031001000.001.00
    Jul 12vs PITW 4-301.0000010000000000.000.00
    Jul 16vs CINW 4-301.0000000011100000.002.00
    Jul 17vs CINW 5-201.0000010020000000.000.00
    Jul 19vs SDW 6-501.0000010031000000.001.00
    Jul 20vs SDW 6-501.0000010002000000.002.00
    Jul 23at SFL 4-501.0000000020000000.000.00
    Jul 24at SFW 4-101.0000010000200000.002.00
    Jul 27at MILL 3-500.001000100122033
    Jul 31at STLW 2-001.0000010020200000.002.00
    Aug 3vs MILW 4-101.0000010010100000.001.00
    Aug 18at PITW 7-100.20000000201111113.501.50
    Aug 20vs SFW 5-301.0000010010000000.000.00
    Aug 21vs SFW 12-1101.0000010020000000.000.00
    2018
    DateOppResultGSIPWLCGSHOSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRHBPRERERAWHIP
    Mar 30at TBW 1-001.0000000030000000.000.00
    Mar 31at TBW 3-201.0000000001000000.001.00
    Apr 3at MIAW 4-201.0000000011100000.002.00
    Apr 5vs TBW 3-201.0000000022100000.003.00
    Apr 8vs TBW 8-701.0000000000000000.000.00
    Apr 12vs NYYW 6-301.0000000020000000.000.00
    Apr 15vs BALW 3-101.0000000020000000.000.00
    Apr 18at LAAW 9-001.0000000000000000.000.00
    Apr 24at TORL 3-400.10100000101101127.003.00
    Apr 25at TORW 4-301.0000000000000000.000.00
    Apr 26at TORW 5-401.0000000010000000.000.00
    Apr 29vs TBW 4-301.1100000030300000.002.25
    May 1vs KCL 6-701.0000001010110119.001.00
    May 2vs KCW 5-401.0000000030000000.000.00
    May 5at TEXW 6-501.0000000020000000.000.00
    May 9at NYYL 6-900.20000010202102227.003.00
    May 10at NYYW 5-401.0000000010000000.000.00
    May 12at TORW 5-201.0000000020000000.000.00
    May 16vs OAKW 6-401.0000000010110119.001.00
    May 19vs BALW 6-301.0000000000000000.000.00
    May 22at TBW 4-201.0000000011200000.003.00
    May 23at TBW 4-101.0000000020000000.000.00
    May 25vs ATLW 6-201.0000000020100000.001.00
    May 26vs ATLW 8-601.0000000000110119.001.00
    May 29vs TORW 8-300.2000000010000000.000.00
    May 30vs TORW 6-401.0000000011100000.002.00
    Jun 2at HOUW 5-401.0000000020000000.000.00
    Jun 9vs CWSW 4-201.0000000020000000.000.00
    Jun 11at BALW 2-001.0000000031000000.001.00
    Jun 12at BALW 6-401.00000000121002218.003.00
    Jun 14at SEAW 2-101.0000000012000000.002.00
    Jun 22vs SEAW 14-1001.0000000010000000.000.00
    Jun 27vs LAAW 9-601.1000000021000000.000.75
    Jun 28vs LAAW 4-201.0000000031000000.001.00
    Jul 2at WASW 4-301.1000000011000000.000.75
    Jul 4at WASW 3-001.0000000020200000.002.00
    Jul 8at KCW 7-400.2000000020100000.001.50
    Jul 11vs TEXW 4-201.1000000041000000.000.75
    Jul 12vs TORW 6-401.0000000000100000.001.00
    Jul 14vs TORW 6-201.0100000021000000.001.00
    Jul 15vs TORW 5-201.0000000020000000.000.00
    Jul 20at DETW 1-001.0000000010100000.001.00
    Jul 23at BALW 5-301.0000000000200119.002.00
    Jul 27vs MINW 4-301.10000010031002213.503.00
    Jul 29vs MINW 3-001.0000000010001000.000.00
    Aug 4vs NYYW 4-101.0000000022200119.004.00
    Aug 7at TORW 10-701.0100001030110119.001.00
    Aug 11at BALW 6-401.0000000030110119.001.00
    Aug 12at BALW 4-101.0000000031100000.002.00
    Aug 14at PHIW 2-101.0000000011000000.001.00
    Aug 18vs TBW 5-201.0000000010000000.000.00
    Aug 26at TBL 1-901.0000000030000000.000.00
    Aug 28vs MIAW 8-701.0100001012100119.003.00
    Sep 3at ATLW 8-201.0000000011000000.001.00
    Sep 5at ATLW 9-801.00000420021000000.001.00
    Sep 9vs HOUW 6-501.0100000020000000.000.00
    Sep 12vs TORW 1-001.0000000021000000.001.00
    Sep 13vs TORW 4-301.0000000010000000.000.00
    Sep 15vs NYMW 5-301.0000000010000000.000.00
    Sep 20at NYYW 11-601.0000000020100000.001.00
    Sep 21at CLEW 7-501.0000000010000000.000.00
    Sep 26vs BALL 3-1000.100000000300144108.009.00
    Sep 30vs NYYW 10-201.0000000030000000.000.00
    Oct 5vs NYYW 5-401.1000010030110116.750.75
    Oct 9at NYYW 4-301.00000100121012218.003.00
    Oct 14vs HOUW 7-501.0000010010200119.002.00
    Oct 17at HOUW 8-602.0000010013201114.502.50
    Oct 18at HOUW 4-101.0000010021000000.001.00
    Oct 23vs LADW 8-401.0000000020000000.000.00
    Oct 24vs LADW 4-201.0000010000000000.000.00
    Oct 26at LADL 2-301.1000000001100000.001.50
    Oct 27at LADW 9-601.00000000012102218.003.00