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Kevin Kiermaier went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI as the Rays beat the Blue Jays 9-5 on Wednesday.
Kiermaier hit 14 homers and stole 19 bases last year. However, he hit just .228 with a .676 OPS. That isn't enough to be fantasy relevant in today's environment.
Kevin Kiermaier went 1-for-4 and hit a solo home run on Tuesday as the Rays beat the Yankees by a 2-1 score.
Kiermaier is hitting just .227 with a .276 on-base percentage. But the veteran outfielder has put up some solid counting numbers for fantasy owners with 14 home runs, 55 RBI, 60 runs and 19 stolen bases on the year.
Kevin Kiermaier (neck) expects to be in the lineup Tuesday against the Rangers, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.
Kiermaier was removed from Sunday's game with neck spasms. Kiermaier said his neck tightened up before the game and felt it get tight again after making a sliding grab in the fifth inning. Fantasy owners should keep an eye on updates to see if the veteran outfielder is definitely back in the lineup on Tuesday.
Kevin Kiermaier went 1-for-3 with a walk and scored a run as the Rays beat the Blue Jays by a 5-3 score on Saturday.
Kiemaier has been dealing with a rib injury and also has been struggling at the plate. The veteran outfielder is hitting just .164 over his last 17 games. Fantasy owners in playoffs may want to drop Kiermaier for a hot bat on the waiver wire.
Kevin Kiermaier was removed from Sunday's game against the Orioles with a left rib cage contusion.
Kiermaier suffered the injury after colliding with the outfield wall tracking a fly ball. He underwent x-rays after departing, which came back negative. The Rays are viewing this injury as fairly minor, and manager Kevin Cash is hopeful that Kiermaier will return to the lineup on Tuesday.