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2014 Avg.
.263
 
Career Avg.
.263
Name  Kevin Kiermaier
Born  4/22/1990
Height  6-1
Weight  200
Number  39
Position  CF
Bats  L
Throws  R
9/23/2014 4:53:00 PM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier is expected to miss a couple of days due to illness.
Insight: Kiermaier has shown solid power with 10 homers and a .759 OPS in 317 at-bats.
 
Cold8/12/2014 5:14:00 PM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier (back) left Monday's game with back tightness, but he's in the lineup. Tuesday against the Rangers.
Insight: Kiermaier has hit .211 with one homer and a .641 OPS in the second half after batting .310 with eight homers and a .925 OPS before the break.
 
8/8/2014 12:58:00 AM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier is not in Friday's starting lineup.
Insight: After a fast start, Kiermaier is batting just .118 this week and can probably use the day off. Overall, he's been much better than expected, batting .288 with nine homers, 28 RBI and an .858 OPS over 65 games.
 
8/6/2014 6:56:00 PM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier went 1-for-4 with a homer and three RBI Wednesday at Oakland.
Insight: Kiermaier has nine home runs in 205 at-bats this season, but he's hit just two since the start of July.
 
Hot6/29/2014 5:43:00 PM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier went 2-for-5 with a solo homer Sunday against the Orioles.
Insight: Kiermaier has homered in back-to-back games and hit .306 with six homers, 12 RBI, 11 runs and a .934 OPS in his first 108 at-bats this season. He's worth a look if you're in need of power, but his average won't stay above .300.
 
Hot6/28/2014 8:06:00 PM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBI Saturday against the Orioles.
Insight: Kiermaier has batted .301 with five homers and a .911 OPS in his first 103 career at-bats, but his average won't stay that high. He's struck out in 21.2 percent of his plate appearances and batted .347 on balls in play despite hitting line drives at a 12 percent rate.
 
Hot6/19/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier went 1-for-4 with a homer and two RBI Thursday against the Astros.
Insight: Kiermaier has gone 24-for-76 (.316) with seven doubles, two triples and four homers this season. He was pushed into a starting role following Wil Myers' injury and hit third in the order Thursday.
 

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