2015 Baseball Roster

Brett Kennedy

17 Brett Kennedy

  • Position
    Pitcher
  • Height
    6-1
  • Weight
    210
  • Custom1
    R/R
  • Class
    Junior
  • Hometown
    Brigantine, N.J.
  • Highschool
    Atlantic City HS

Biography

2015: Drafted in the 11th round of the 2015 MLB Draft (Pick #329) by the San Diego Padres... Moved into second place on Fordham's career strikeouts list with 218 in his first three seasons... Once again was the Rams' top arm as a junior, leading Fordham in starts (15), wins (6), innings pitched (87.0), and strikeouts (97), while finishing with a 4.14 ERA and just 20 walks... Led the conference in total strikeouts... Was better in Atlantic 10 play, registering a 5-3 record with a 3.51 ERA in 51.1 innings... Posted 55 strikeouts in conference play to just eight walks... Struck out eight batters in five innings, allowing just one earned run at Florida Gulf Coast (2/20)... Took a shutout into the eighth inning at USC, posting seven strikeouts, before allowing a three-run home run in a 3-2 loss (2/27)... Struck out seven batters over six innings in a win over Sacred Heart (3/13)... Allowed just one run on six hits with seven strikeouts over 8.1 innings against Davidson (4/11)... Tossed his second career complete game at George Washington, allowing two run with seven strikeouts in a win (4/18)... Gave up two runs over seven innings in a victory over Saint Louis (4/25)... Had six strikeouts in five innings in a win versus St. Bonaventure (5/2)... Struck out a then-season-high nine batters at VCU (5/8)... Named Atlantic 10 Pitcher of the Week after tying a career-high with 10 strikeouts and allowing just one run on four hits in a win at Dayton, which helped Fordham secure a berth in the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/14)... Named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2014: Was the Rams' top pitcher as a sophomore, leading the Rams in starts (14), complete games (2), wins (6), ERA (3.36), innings pitched (88.1), and strikeouts (75)... Was even better in Atlantic 10 action, posting a 6-3 mark with a 2.98 ERA and 53 strikeouts in 54.1 innings... Allowed three earned runs over eight innings with five strikeouts versus Delaware (3/1) and Sacred Heart (3/15)... Did not allow an earned run over seven innings of work with four strikeouts in a win over Dayton (3/29)... Threw his first complete game shutout at Rhode Island, giving up just four hits and striking out seven (4/5)... Allowed only one earned run in wins over St. Bonaventure (4/19) and Massachusetts (4/26)... Set a then-career-high with nine strikeouts against Massachusetts, which was followed by his first career 10-strikeout game versus La Salle, where he threw seven shutout innings (5/3)... Earned his team-leading sixth win of the season against VCU, allowing two earned runs over seven innings (5/15)... Gave up one earned run over 7.1 innings at the Atlantic 10 Championship against Dayton with six strikeouts (5/22)... Named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2013: Was a very reliable arm out of the Rams' bullpen in his first season with the team... Made 20 appearances (19 in relief), posting a 3-2 record with a 3.66 ERA in 46.2 innings pitched... Finished tied for second on the team in wins and third in strikeouts with 46... Named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week once... Recorded his first career win against Saint Peter's, striking out a season-high eight batters in three innings of hitless relief (2/26)... Followed with four innings of two-hit relief with five strikeouts against Lehigh (3/3)... Struck out six batters in his second win against Saint Peter's, throwing 4.1 innings of two-hit relief (3/17)... Had three strikeouts in two scoreless innings at La Salle (3/24)... Went 5.2 innings in his lone start at Georgia State, striking out four batters (4/7)... Tossed four innings of one-hit relief against George Washington (4/21)... Matched a season-high at Massachusetts, throwing 5.2 innings of relief, giving up only one run with three strikeouts (5/5)... Threw five shutout innings of relief against Richmond, allowing two hits with five strikeouts (5/11)... Named to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

Before Fordham: Three-year member and team captain of the varsity baseball team at Atlantic City High School... Was 3-2 as a junior with a 2.10 ERA and 60 strikeouts in 44.1 innings pitched... Received Honorable Mention All-Cape Atlantic League honors as well as the "Mr. Baseball" Award for the team... Posted a 5-1 record on the mound in summer ball with a 2.80 ERA... Ranked in the top 2% of his class for the last three years, and sixth overall at Atlantic City High School.

Major: Business Administration.
 
CAREER GAME HIGHS
Innings: 9.0, 2x, last at George Washington (4/18/2015)
Strikeouts: 10, 2x, last at Dayton (5/14/2015)
 

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