Ian Kennedy
Free Agent
Ian Kennedy
Birthdate:
Dec. 19, 1984 (39 y, 9 m, 18 d)
Born In:
Huntington Beach, CA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/217
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
14 years, 80 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 14 years, 80 days
40-man Service Time 14 years, 79 days
Time as Pro 18 years
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Very High
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Fair
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 5 1 11 1
vs R 1 5 1 11 1
vs L 1 5 1 12 1
Potential 3 5 1 17 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 12 1
Arm 1 7 1
Turn DP 6
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 8
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 4
Running 3
Sac Bunt 18
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 16 13
vs R 9 16 13
vs L 8 16 12
Potential 14 16 14
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 10
Sinker 11 13
Curveball 9 14
Slider 8 12
Changeup 10 18
Other Pitching
Velocity 85-87 mph
GB % 63%
Stamina 15
Hold 16
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2024-10-07
Eye decreased from 12 to 11
Eye vs L decreased from 13 to 12
2024-09-16
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
2024-09-09
Stuff decreased from 9 to 8
Changeup decreased from 11 to 10
2024-08-26
Movement Potential decreased from 17 to 16
GB% decreased from 64% to 63%
Curveball decreased from 10 to 9
2024-07-31
Stuff vs R decreased from 10 to 9
2024-07-22
Stuff Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Stuff vs L decreased from 9 to 8
Velocity decreased from 86-88 mph to 85-87 mph
Fastball decreased from 8 to 7
Sinker decreased from 12 to 11
Curveball Pot decreased from 15 to 14
Slider decreased from 9 to 8
2024-07-08
Movement vs R decreased from 17 to 16
Weight increased from 216 to 217
2024-06-17
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 215 to 216
2024-06-10
Stuff vs R increased from 10 to 11
Movement vs R increased from 16 to 17
2024-05-27
Movement vs R decreased from 17 to 16
2024-05-20
Stuff vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Stuff vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-05-13
Stuff vs R increased from 10 to 11
Stuff vs L increased from 9 to 10
Stamina decreased from 16 to 15
Fastball decreased from 9 to 8
2024-05-06
Contact vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Stuff vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Movement vs R increased from 16 to 17
Changeup decreased from 12 to 11
2024-04-29
Eye vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Stuff decreased from 11 to 10
2024-04-07
Stuff increased from 10 to 11
2024-03-29
Stuff decreased from 11 to 10
Movement vs R decreased from 17 to 16
Curveball decreased from 11 to 10
Weight increased from 214 to 215
2024-03-20
Stuff Potential decreased from 16 to 15
Stuff vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Velocity decreased from 87-89 mph to 86-88 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 11 to 10
Fastball decreased from 10 to 9
2024-03-11
Contact decreased from 2 to 1
Contact vs R decreased from 2 to 1
2024-02-03
Control vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Velocity decreased from 88-90 mph to 87-89 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 12 to 11
Sinker Pot decreased from 14 to 13
Sinker decreased from 13 to 12
Slider Pot decreased from 13 to 12
Slider decreased from 10 to 9
Weight increased from 212 to 214
2024-01-17
Stuff vs L decreased from 11 to 10
Slider decreased from 11 to 10
Changeup decreased from 13 to 12
2023-12-26
Stuff decreased from 12 to 11
Curveball decreased from 12 to 11
2023-12-19
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Changeup decreased from 14 to 13
2023-12-07
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 2 to 1
2023-11-27
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
2023-11-13
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2023-11-09
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff decreased from 13 to 12
Stuff vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Stuff vs L decreased from 12 to 11
Velocity decreased from 89-91 mph to 88-90 mph
Hold increased from 15 to 16
Fastball decreased from 11 to 10
Sinker decreased from 14 to 13
2023-09-11
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Eye decreased from 13 to 12
Eye vs L decreased from 14 to 13
Stealing increased from 3 to 4
Stuff decreased from 14 to 13
Stuff vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Control Potential increased from 13 to 14
Control vs L increased from 12 to 13
Fastball decreased from 12 to 11
Curveball decreased from 13 to 12
Slider decreased from 13 to 11
Changeup decreased from 15 to 14
Weight increased from 211 to 212
2023-07-17
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 17 to 16
Control Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Control decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs L decreased from 13 to 12
GB% decreased from 66% to 64%
Changeup decreased from 16 to 15
2023-05-29
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stealing decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff vs R decreased from 17 to 15
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 13
Velocity decreased from 90-92 mph to 89-91 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 13 to 12
Fastball decreased from 13 to 12
Sinker Pot decreased from 15 to 14
Curveball Pot decreased from 16 to 15
Curveball decreased from 15 to 13
Changeup decreased from 18 to 16
Weight decreased from 212 to 211
2023-02-26
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 16 to 17
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs L decreased from 17 to 16
GB% decreased from 68% to 66%
Hold decreased from 16 to 15
Weight decreased from 213 to 212
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2022-10-14
Sinker decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup increased from 17 to 18
2022-07-31
Stealing increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 13 to 14
Control increased from 13 to 14
GB% increased from 67% to 68%
Sinker increased from 14 to 15
Changeup decreased from 18 to 17
Weight increased from 212 to 213
2022-05-29
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Sac Bunt decreased from 19 to 18
Speed decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 14 to 15
Sinker decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup increased from 17 to 18
Weight increased from 210 to 212
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
2021-04-10
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential decreased from 17 to 16
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 14
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
LAN - MLB
2023 38 11 25 81.2 1-9 0 63 33 16.28% 8.53% 3.10% 65.83% 57.99% 0.372 6.722 5.012 124 4.515 1.71 -0.07
CHA - MLB
2022 37 2 2 9.0 1-0 0 5 4 14.29% 11.43% 0.00% 90.00% 60.00% 0.231 1.000 3.430 86 4.804 -2.43 0.18
CHA - MLB
2021 36 33 33 212.0 11-13 0 158 74 17.46% 8.18% 1.88% 69.66% 57.44% 0.307 4.033 4.045 98 4.321 -0.01 2.75
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2020 35 33 33 220.0 10-16 0 193 63 20.93% 6.83% 1.19% 70.25% 60.28% 0.325 3.396 3.112 81 3.605 0.28 5.19
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2019 34 33 33 208.2 9-16 0 180 73 20.07% 8.14% 2.12% 73.28% 57.11% 0.329 4.227 3.866 102 3.860 0.36 2.79
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2018 33 33 33 216.1 12-13 0 168 85 18.38% 9.30% 1.53% 77.95% 60.61% 0.297 2.663 3.814 99 4.138 -1.15 3.23
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2017 32 30 30 194.2 14-9 0 147 60 18.17% 7.42% 2.23% 78.41% 54.74% 0.283 3.098 3.849 100 4.064 -0.75 2.78
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2016 31 32 32 215.1 11-10 0 180 77 20.16% 8.62% 2.58% 77.46% 54.77% 0.261 3.344 4.086 106 3.979 -0.74 2.34
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2015 30 35 35 226.1 13-11 0 220 66 23.86% 7.16% 2.49% 74.26% 50.91% 0.262 2.982 3.511 96 3.471 -0.53 3.50
Total - MLB
MLB
242 256 1584.0 82-97 0 1314 535 19.66% 8.00% 2.05% 73.75% 56.63% 0.299 3.546 3.812 99 3.949 -0.27 22.69

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
LAN - MLB
2023 38 24 25 20 2 1 0 0 2 1 3 12 0 0 0.100 0.217 0.367 0.2500 0.185 -0.31
CHA - MLB
2021 36 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -0.34
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2020 35 30 72 57 1 0 0 0 0 3 6 31 0 0 0.018 0.111 0.129 0.0385 0.080 -1.57
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2019 34 33 76 52 4 0 0 0 2 4 7 24 0 0 0.077 0.186 0.263 0.1429 0.143 -0.85
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2018 33 29 65 53 8 2 0 0 5 1 3 31 0 0 0.151 0.196 0.385 0.3636 0.178 -0.83
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2017 32 27 58 48 9 1 0 0 2 2 2 22 0 0 0.188 0.220 0.428 0.3462 0.196 -0.59
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2016 31 29 64 56 12 2 0 0 3 4 2 19 0 0 0.214 0.241 0.491 0.3243 0.222 -0.65
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2015 30 34 73 57 5 1 0 0 2 4 7 24 0 0 0.088 0.188 0.293 0.1515 0.151 -0.87
Total - MLB
MLB
208 436 346 41 7 0 0 16 19 30 166 0 0 0.119 0.189 0.328 0.2278 0.160 -6.01

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LAN - MLB
2023 P 25 81.2 5 6 2 0.846 1.212 1.006 -0.89
CHA - MLB
2022 P 2 9.0 0 4 0 1.000 4.000 0.985 -0.12
CHA - MLB
2021 P 33 212.0 18 26 2 0.957 1.868 0.959 -2.54
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2020 P 33 220.0 13 30 5 0.896 1.759 0.900 -3.64
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2019 P 33 208.2 18 28 0 1.000 1.984 1.133 1.02
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2019 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2018 P 33 216.1 11 34 4 0.918 1.872 0.937 -1.95
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2017 P 30 194.2 8 25 3 0.917 1.526 0.980 -1.09
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2016 P 32 215.1 18 38 2 0.966 2.341 0.917 -2.95
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2016 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2015 P 35 226.1 17 30 4 0.922 1.869 1.003 -0.84
Total P 256 1584.0 108 221 22 -13.00
Total LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 2018 San Diego (MLB)
Similar Players (SP)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Similar Thru Age 39
Leaderboard Appearances
Year H/9 Rank
2015 7.158 4
2016 7.565 9
Year SH Rank
2018 9 10
2019 17 1
Year GS Rank
2015 35 4
2019 33 9
2020 33 7
2021 33 7
Year L Rank
2019 16 3
2020 16 4
Year IP Rank
2020 220.0 7
Year BF Rank
2019 897 8
2020 922 3
2021 905 8
Year BB Rank
2015 66 8
2016 77 4
2018 85 6
2019 73 8
2021 74 7
Year K Rank
2015 220 10
Year ERA Rank
2018 2.663 6
Year BABIP Rank
2015 0.262 1
2016 0.261 2
2017 0.283 7
2018 0.297 10
Year WHIP Rank
2015 1.087 10
Year CG Rank
2018 3 3
2020 3 4
Year SHO Rank
2017 1 7
2018 2 1
2020 1 5
2021 1 9
Year Hits Rank
2019 218 8
Year HR (Low) Rank
2020 11 4
Year WAR Rank
2020 5.2 6