Craig Kimbrel

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Birthday
28, 1988
Birthplace
Huntsville, AL
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
28, 1988 (age 30)
Birthplace
Huntsville, AL

About

Flame-throwing All-Star closer known for his borderline unhittable breaking ball, he was the NL Rookie of the Year in 2011 after setting an MLB rookie saves record with 46 for the Atlanta Braves. In 2015, he was traded from the Braves to the San Diego Padres.

Before Fame

He attended Lee High School in Alabama.

Trivia

He posted a razor thin 1.01 ERA in 63 appearances in 2012, saving 42 games.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. He married Ashley Holt in 2012.

Associated With

He was the first NL Rookie of the Year unanimous selection since perennial All-Star Albert Pujols in 2001.