Chad Jennings of the LoHud Yankees Blog was told that the Yankees' interest in Ian Kennedy was "medium."
Ian Kennedy (oblique) is expected to return to the Padres' rotation on Saturday versus the Braves.
Ian Kennedy will not make his scheduled start on Monday versus the Braves due to left oblique soreness.
Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com reports that the Yankees "are not being aggressive" in their pursuit of Ian Kennedy.
ESPN's Jim Bowden reports that the Yankees and Padres are discussing a trade that would send Ian Kennedy to New York in exchange for third base prospect Eric Jagielo and pitching prospect Ian Clarkin.
According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman, the Padres "have sent word to some teams that they would need to be overwhelmed to trade" starting pitcher Ian Kennedy.
According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Pirates and Royals each had scouts on hand to watch Padres right-hander Ian Kennedy on Friday.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Padres and Angels "do not match up" for Ian Kennedy.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Angels are targeting Padres starter Ian Kennedy.
Ian Kennedy went unrewarded after blanking the Dodgers for eight innings on Saturday.
Ian Kennedy allowed one run over seven innings and struck out nine to beat the Rockies in Coors Field on Monday night.
Ian Kennedy tossed six innings of one-run ball as the Padres sunk the Reds 8-2 on Tuesday.
Ian Kennedy fell to 5-7, allowing five runs over seven innings in Tuesday's loss to the Phillies.
Ian Kennedy improved to 5-6, allowing two runs over six innings as the Padres defeated the Pirates 3-2 on Wednesday.