Joel Sherman, baseball columnist for the New York Post, tweeted the following on Kendrick's status
#Phillies avoid arbitration with Kyle Kendrick, sign him for $7.675M
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) January 17, 2014
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Kendrick was drafted by the Phillies in the 7th round of the 2003 amateur draft. He made his Major League debut on June 13, 2007. Kendrick has won 10 or more games four times in his career. He had a career best 3.22 ERA in 2011 in 114 2/3 innings pitched. In 194 career games, Kendrick is nine games over .500, at 64-55, with an ERA of 4.38.