Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:15:13 -0700
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) took some swings in the batting cage and did some light throwing Saturday, Mach 25. Kipnis is expected to open the season on the 10-day disabled list, and it could be another three to four weeks before he is cleared to play.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 11:48:40 -0700
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) is expected to miss four to five more weeks after a second opinion confirmed he is dealing with shoulder inflammation in his right shoulder.
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 11:52:33 -0700
Kleven Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) will most likely miss the season opener on April 3 because of a strained rotator cuff in his right shoulder, according to manager Terry Francona.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 08:37:24 -0800
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) will make his spring debut Thursday, March 9.
Sat, 04 Mar 2017 05:51:53 -0800
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) likely will not be able to serve as the designated hitter for another week, according to manager Terry Francona. Francona said it would take an additional four or five days before Kipnis could play second base.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:56:22 -0800
Updating a previous report, Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) is dealing with a cuff strain in his right shoulder, according to manager Terry Francona. He received a cortisone shot and will be shut down from throwing for four to five days, although the injury is not considered serious.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:17:13 -0800
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis is serving as the designated hitter in an exhibition game Sunday, Feb. 26, because he is on a shoulder strengthening program and the club wants to limit his throwing during the early part of spring training camp. Manager Terry Francona said Kipnis is not injured but the team is taking a precautionary approach with him based on how previous springs have gone.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:28:13 -0700
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (ankle) suffered a sprained left ankle during their ALCS victory celebration last week, but he's expected to play in Game 1 of the World Series.
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:44:46 -0700
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis went 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles and two runs scored Tuesday, July 26, against the Washington Nationals.
Fantasy Tip: Kipnis is enjoying his finest month at the plate, hitting .341 with eight doubles, five homers, seven RBIs and 18 runs scored with an OPS in excess of 1.000. He remains a must-start fantasy option across the board.
Sun, 17 Jul 2016 15:34:11 -0700
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis finished 3-for-4, including a solo shot, with a walk and a steal in a win over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, July 17.
Fantasy Tip: Kipnis' ninth-inning blast gave him 15 homers and 51 RBI for the season - both of which are top-six marks among all second basemen. The Arizona State product also boasts a .280 average and six steals to go along with 51 runs scored, so he's more than holding his own against the Jose Altuves and Ian Kinslers of the fantasy baseball world. Keep Kipnis' red-hot bat locked into lineups as Cleveland hits the road to visit the Kansas City Royals on Monday.