Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis credits his new approach at the plate for digging him out of an early season slump, according to MLB.com. Kipnis has found success with a shorter swing, as he has recorded 12 extra-base hits over his past 13 games."I started squaring up the ball more," Kipnis said. "When you put the ball in play a lot more and start squaring it up, a lot more things happen. I started...
Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had a big offensive performance in a 10-4 win over the Phillies on Wednesday.
Batting second, Kipnis went 3 for 4 with a walk, three runs scored and three RBI. He doubled twice in the game and homered in the eighth inning for a three-run shot, his sixth of the year.
After all that production, Kipnis' batting average remains just .236. Still,...
Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis provided all the offense in the first game of Monday's doubleheader against the Yankees. Kipnis' first-inning solo home run off David Phelps stood as the game-winning run in a 1-0 victory for Cleveland.
All five of Kipnis' home runs this season and eight of his last nine dating back to last year have come in the first inning. Only two of those home runs have produced...
In professional golf, Saturday is dubbed “Moving Day” because players must go low to give themselves a chance on the final day. Without positioning themselves near the top of the leaderboard with a good round on Saturday, it becomes very difficult to challenge for a championship. I’ve always thought the month of May in fantasy
Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis knocked in two runs as part of a 1-for-4 day Sunday against Detroit.
Kipnis's two-run double was all the Indians managed against Tigers starter Rick Porcello. Kipnis has eight extra-base hits and 12 RBI in 11 games in May, both totals are at least double what he managed in 17 starts in April.
“Kipnis is a player that should be a 20 HR/30 SB player as early as 2013. If we needed to find a version of Brian Roberts back in his prime, Jason Kipnis is that man. Jason can rake the ball and soon all those doubles will turn into bombs. We should see Kipnis do damage once again with an even better Indians squad this season.”