Evan Drellich was told by an Astros source that the "ship has sailed" on Craig Kimbrel.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that talks between the Yankees and Padres regarding Craig Kimbrel "broke down" on Thursday.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that the Yankees "keep hammering away" at a trade for Craig Kimbrel.
Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that rival executives view the Yankees as the favorite to land Craig Kimbrel from the Padres.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reports that the Astros are "monitoring the relief market" and have discussed Craig Kimbrel, Joaquin Benoit and Francisco Rodriguez.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that Craig Kimbrel's name "has at least surfaced" in the Padres' trade talks with the Yankees.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Nationals are "hottest" on Craig Kimbrel.
According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman, the Nationals and Blue Jays are among the teams looking into acquiring Padres closer Craig Kimbrel.
Craig Kimbrel needed only four pitches to dispatch the Giants for his 26th save as the Padres emerged victorious 4-2 on Monday.
Craig Kimbrel nailed down his 25th save of the season Saturday in the Padres' 5-4 defeat of the Rockies.
Craig Kimbrel tossed 1 1/3 innings to pick up his 23rd save on Sunday, though he also allowed a run in the 2-1 win over the Rangers.
Craig Kimbrel completed a scoreless 11th inning Thursday against the Cardinals for his 20th save of the season.
Craig Kimbrel took a loss Tuesday after allowing a run in the top of the ninth inning against the A's.
Craig Kimbrel struck out two and recorded his 15th save in a perfect 11th inning during Thursday's 6-4 win over the Braves.