Rumor: Arizona Diamondbacks close to trading Ian Kennedy

Jul 31, 2013, 5:51 PM | Updated: 5:57 pm
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It appears Ian Kennedy’s run with the Arizona Diamondbacks may be coming to an end.

According to CBSSports’ Jon Heyman, a deal that would send the struggling right-hander to San Diego is “getting closer.”

As for what the Diamondbacks may be getting in return:

Then there’s this:

Thatcher is a 31-year-old reliever who is 3-1 with a 2.10 ERA this season. In his seventh season (all with the Padres), he has a career record of 8-11 with one save, 54 holds and a 3.18 ERA.

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