Forgot Log-in or  Password? |  Help  Not a member, Register Now!
Play Fantasy Use your Fantasy skills to win Cash Prizes. Join or start a league today. Play Now
      
Fantasy Football Today
2014 Draft Prep Guide
Gameday Inactives
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Get Your Draft Board
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Red Zone Stats
Teams
Schedules
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Playoff Challenge
Commissioner
Prize Leagues
Free
Office Pool Manager
Game Pick'em
Player Challenge
Fantasy Baseball Today
2014 Draft Prep Guide
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Rankings
Projections
Teams
Schedules
Probable Pitchers
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injuries
Projections
Rankings
Teams
Schedules
Message Boards
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Teams
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Downloadable Draft Kit
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Teams
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
No Fantasy Teams Found
 
player photo
 
22 Ian Kennedy SP
Height/Weight: 6-0/190 | Birthdate: 12/19/1984 | Birthplace: Huntington Beach, CA | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: San Diego | College: USC | MLB Experience: 8 | Salary: $4,265,000 | Owned/Started%: 86/57 | Average Draft Position: 217.85
SD

Latest Updates

 

Ian Kennedy strikes out seven in win vs. Phillies


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1:22 am ET) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy earned a win Tuesday, giving up three earned runs on three hits and four walks in six innings while striking out seven in his team's 5-4 victory over the Padres.

Kennedy (11-13) gave up a solo home run in the second inning and fell behind on a two-run blast in the fifth, but the offense was able to pick him up with three runs in the sixth. It was Kennedy's first time allowing multiple home runs in a start this season. He owns a 3.80 ERA and 196:67 K:BB ratio in 187 1/3 innings. Kennedy is slated to face the Giants Sunday.


Ian Kennedy allows three runs in loss vs. Dodgers


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(9/11/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy took a loss Wednesday, giving up three earned runs on 10 hits and one walk in six-plus innings while striking out five in his team's 4-0 defeat against the Dodgers.

Kennedy (10-13) gave up two runs in six innings before giving up a double and a single to lead off the seventh and exiting the game. It was just his second quality start in five outings. Kennedy owns a 3.77 ERA and 189:63 K:BB ratio in 181 1/3 innings. He's in line to face the Phillies next week.


Ian Kennedy coughs up four runs in loss to Arizona


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/5/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy took a step backward Thursday night against the Diamondbacks, dropping to 10-12 on the season. He permitted four runs on 10 hits and two walks while striking out two over 5 1/3 innings of work.

Over his last three starts covering 18 innings, Kennedy has permitted eight earned runs. He owns a 3.75 ERA and a 1.31 WHIP over 29 starts (175 1/3 innings). His next start will come Tuesday against the Dodgers in Los Angeles.

Ian Kennedy goes seven strong in no-decision


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/31/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy turned in a dominant outing but was unable to factor into the decision Saturday night at home against the Dodgers. The right-hander permitted one run on four hits and three walks while striking out eight over seven innings of work.

Over his last two starts covering 12 2/3 innings, Kennedy has allowed four earned runs. He owns a 3.65 ERA and a 1.28 WHIP over 28 starts (170 innings). His next start will come Thursday at home against Arizona.

Ian Kennedy strikes out six in win vs. Diamondbacks


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/24/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy picked up a win Sunday, giving up three earned runs on eight hits and three walks in 5 2/3 innings and striking out six in his team's 7-4 victory over the Diamondbacks.

Kennedy (10-11) bounced back from a rough outing his last time out, tossing four scoreless innings before giving up a pair of runs in the fifth and another in the sixth. He owns a 3.75 ERA and 174:57 K:BB ratio in 163 innings. Kennedy is scheduled to face the Dodgers Saturday.


Ian Kennedy struggles in loss vs. Dodgers Tuesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/20/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy took a loss Tuesday, giving up six runs (five earned) on seven hits and two walks in five innings while striking out five in his team's 8-6 defeat against the Dodgers.

Kennedy (9-11) hadn't given up more than four earned runs in a start since June 10 before getting hammered Tuesday. He's now walked multiple batters in eight straight starts. Kennedy owns a 3.72 ERA and 168:54 K:BB ratio in 157 1/3 innings. He's scheduled to face the Diamondbacks Sunday.


Ian Kennedy strikes out eight in win vs. Rockies


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/13/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy earned a win Wednesday, giving up three earned runs on six hits and two walks in six innings while striking out eight in his team's 5-3 victory over the Rockies.

Kennedy (9-10) never fell behind in the game but twice gave up the lead, including in a two-run fifth inning that featured his first home run allowed in the last three starts. He owns a 3.54 ERA and 163:52 K:BB ratio in 152 1/3 innings. Kennedy is scheduled to face the Dodgers Tuesday.


Ian Kennedy still feeling effects of oblique ailment


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/9/2014) The left oblique strain that forced Padres right-hander Ian Kennedy to miss one start continued to plague him a bit Friday night against Pittsburgh.

"That last little part doesn't go away," he told the San Diego Union-Tribune. "Today, I let a little more balls go than in the last start, but I think the first start after missing a start was the big hurdle. I felt a little better, but it's still not 100 percent."

Kennedy pitched well enough to win, but was outperformed by Vance Worley.


Ian Kennedy strikes out five in loss vs. Pirates Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/8/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy took a loss Friday, surrendering two runs (one earned) on seven hits and three walks in six innings and striking out five in his team's

Kennedy (8-10) gave up both runs in the first inning to fall behind 2-1. It looked like it would be a rough outing after he loaded the bases with no outs in the third, but the starter was able to get a strikeout and a double play to escape unscatched. He retired the side in the fourth and fifth before loading the bases with no outs again in the sixth, managing to escape yet again. Kennedy owns a 3.51 ERA and 155:50 K:BB ratio in 146 1/3 innings. He's scheduled to face the Rockies Wednesday.


Padres considering making changes to rotation alignment


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(8/3/2014) Padres manager Bud Black said Sunday he's considering altering the order of the team's rotation following a two-game series at Minnesota, per MLB.com. Black said he is considering a change because starting pitcher Ian Kennedy was reluctant to let loose on his fastball in his first start back from a mild oblique strain Saturday.

Black said he will make his final decision after watching Kennedy throw a side session in Minnesota. Black could choose to skip over Eric Stults in favor of starting Kennedy for Friday's series opener against the Pirates.

"We'll look through when we get to Minnesota … whether Ian needs another day or two based on his side session [in between starts]," Black said. "He'll throw a side in Minnesota and we'll gauge where he is. We'll see where him and Tyson Ross and Stultzie line up when we get to Minnesota and see how that relates to the Pittsburgh series."


Ian Kennedy settles for a no-decision in first start back from DL


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(8/3/2014) Padres starting pitcher Ian Kennedy wasn't a factor into the decision in his first start back from the disabled list Saturday night at home against the Braves. The right-hander permitted one run on two hits and five walks while striking out seven over five innings of work.

Over his last five starts covering 32 innings, Kennedy has allowed nine earned runs. He owns a 3.59 ERA and a 1.23 WHIP over 23 starts (140 1/3 innings). His next start will come Saturday against the Pirates in Pittsburgh.

Ian Kennedy ready to roll for Saturday start


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/31/2014) Padres right-hander Ian Kennedy threw on the side Wednesday after missing a start due to an oblique strain, per the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Kennedy is all but set to start Saturday against Atlanta. He will try to bounce back from two mediocre outings in which he yielded seven earned runs in 11 innings pitched.


Report: Royals, Pirates, Marlins in on Ian Kennedy


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/30/2014) The Royals, Pirates and Marlins are among the teams in the mix to acquire Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy, FOXSports.com reports.

The Padres are leaning towards hanging on to the talented starting pitcher, but the opportunity is there for one of the interested teams to bowl them over with an offer. He is 8-9 with a 3.66 ERA and 143:42 K:BB ratio in 135 1/3 innings over 22 starts.


Padres leaning toward keeping Ian Kennedy


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/28/2014) The Padres are leaning toward keeping pitcher Ian Kennedy, according to the New York Post.

The club flirted with the idea of dealing Kennedy, but didn't get the offer it was looking for. Kennedy will miss his Monday start due to a minor oblique injury, which means he won't start again before the trade deadline. The team seems unconcerned about this because it was leaning toward keeping Kennedy and revisiting the situation during the offseason. 

Kennedy has a 3.66 ERA over 135 1/3 innings.


Ian Kennedy set to start Saturday after being skipped


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/28/2014) What was expected has been confirmed - Ian Kennedy will start for the Padres on Saturday against visiting Atlanta. He was scratched Monday against the same team with left oblique soreness.

Kennedy can only hope the time off doesn't derail his momentum. He is 3-0 in his last five outings with four quality starts and nine runs allowed in 32 innings.


Ian Kennedy won't pitch Monday due to oblique injury


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/27/2014) Padres starting pitcher Ian Kennedy was scratched from his start Monday against the Braves due to left oblique soreness. However, no stint on the disabled list will be required.

Yankees showing interest in Ian Kennedy


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/24/2014) The Yankees have shown interest in Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman.

Despite the interest, no deal is imminent. The Yankees are said to be interested in acquiring a starting pitcher, so the club naturally has interest in Kennedy. The one-time Yankees prospect has flourished in San Diego this season, posting a 3.66 ERA over 135 1/3 innings. 


Padres need to be overwhelmed to trade Ian Kennedy


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2014) The Padres have told some teams that they would need to be overwhelmed to trade pitcher Ian Kennedy, CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman reports.

The Padres have already dealt Chase Headley and Huston Street, but they are looking for a substantial return in order to part with Kennedy or Joaquin Benoit. The Yankees are one of the teams reportedly interested in the Kennedy, though the Padres could decide to hang on to the starter. He owns a 3.62 ERA and 137:37 K:BB ratio in 129 1/3 innings.


Ian Kennedy picks up a win Wednesday against the Cubs


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/23/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy struggled with his control Wednesday against the Cubs.

Kennedy pitched fairly well despite those issues. He gave up three runs on three hits over six innings. Kennedy struck out six and walked five. He threw 101 pitches during the outing. Kennedy pitched out of trouble a number of times, and only paid for his control problems in the fourth inning. After putting two hitters on via the walk, Kennedy gave up a three-run homer. He would settle down after that and toss two more scoreless innings.

With the win, Kennedy improved to 8-9 on the year. His next start will come against the Braves.


Ian Kennedy struggles in no-decision


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/19/2014) Padres starter Ian Kennedy was unable to factor into the decision Friday night at home against the Mets. The right-hander yielded four runs on six hits and three walks while striking out four over five innings of a 5-4 defeat.

Kennedy has allowed four earned runs three times over his previous six starts. He owns a 3.62 ERA and a 1.21 WHIP over 21 starts (129 1/3 innings). His next start will come Wednesday against the Cubs in Chicago.


Report: Angels not a match for Ian Kennedy


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(7/16/2014) The Padres and Angels "do not match up" in a possible deal for Padres starter Ian Kennedy, reports Fox Sports. However, the Padres are "hearing out" other teams interested in Kennedy, the report said.

Kennedy, 29, is 7-9 with a 3.47 ERA in 20 starts.


Angels showing interest in a pair of Padres players


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/14/2014) After watching AL West rival Oakland acquire Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Cubs, the Angels are hoping to make some moves of their own leading up to the July 31 trade deadline. Two players on the team's radar are Padres closer Huston Street and starting pitcher Ian Kennedy, major-league sources told FOX Sports.

The Angels and Padres have discussed a trade for Street, but their talks have yet to progress to Kennedy. Though, a deal including both players might be difficult because Street and Kennedy are under team control through 2015.

The sources added the Padres are "lukewarm" about trading Kennedy.


Padres announce rotation plans for Mets series


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/13/2014) Padres starting pitcher Ian Kennedy will be on the hill for the second-half opener Friday against the Mets, the team announced Sunday. Tyson Ross will pitch Saturday and Odrisamer Despaigne will finish off the three-game series next Sunday.

The Padres have not announced their rotation plans after the Mets series.


Ian Kennedy goes eight strong in no-decision


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/13/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy turned in another dominant outing but had to settle for a no-decision Saturday night against the Dodgers in Los Angeles. The right-hander yielded only three hits and four walks while striking out eight over eight scoreless innings of work.

Over his last three starts covering 21 innings, Kennedy has allowed only two earned runs. He enters the All-Star break with a 3.47 ERA and a 1.19 WHIP over 20 starts (124 1/3 innings). His next start will come after the break, though the Padres have yet to announce their pitching plans moving forward.

Ian Kennedy Ks nine for the win in Colorado


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/8/2014) Padres pitcher Ian Kennedy struck out nine and earned his second straight win Monday night against the Rockies in Colorado. The right-hander yielded only one run on four hits and two walks over seven innings of a 6-1 victory.

Kennedy owns a 3.71 ERA and a 1.21 WHIP over 19 starts (116 1/3 innings). He will make his next start Saturday against the Dodgers in Los Angeles.