Cleveland Indians
2015 Avg.
.346
 
Career Avg.
.274
Name  Jason Kipnis
Born  4/3/1987
Height  5-11
Weight  185
Number  22
Position  2B
Bats  L
Throws  R
6/30/2015 10:42:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis smacked a homer Tuesday against the Rays.
Insight: It was his lone hit in five at-bats and it was a solo shot. Kipnis is batting .346 with six homers and 33 RBI.
 
6/29/2015 10:35:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had three hits and two runs Monday against the Rays.
Insight: Kipnis also posted an RBI, and continued to make his case to make the AL All-Star Team. He is now batting .348 with five homers and 32 RBI this season.
 
Hot6/27/2015 12:26:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis extended his hitting streak to 20 games with a single versus Baltimore on Friday night.
Insight: Kipnis was 1-for-5 in a 4-3 loss. Kipnis is hitting .380 with a .949 OPS, though without a home run, in June.
 
6/24/2015 3:27:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis extended his hitting streak to 19 games with a single versus the Tigers on Wednesday.
Insight: Kipnis was 1-for-3 with two walks and two runs in the, 8-2, victory. Kipnis is hitting .414 with a 1.029 OPS during the hitting streak.
 
6/23/2015 10:44:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had four hits and an RBI during Tuesday's loss to the Tigers.
Insight: He did so in five at-bats. The RBI came on a double in the ninth, and Kipnis is now batting .354 with five homers and 31 RBI overall.
 
6/22/2015 11:00:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis extended his hitting streak to 17 games with two hits on Monday.
Insight: Kipnis had a single and a double, driving in two runs on the two-bagger in the third. Kipnis is hitting .346 with five home runs and 30 RBI in 272 at-bats this season. In the American League, he is second to only Miguel Cabrera in batting average and leads the league with 22 doubles.
 
6/19/2015 10:20:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had three hits and scored a run in the loss to the Rays on Friday.
Insight: Kipnis actually scored the only run of the game for Cleveland as they lost, 4-1. Kipnis had two singles and a double. He is hitting .341 with five home runs and 28 RBI in 261 at-bats this year.
 
6/13/2015 11:31:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is not a good play against Detroit starter Justin Verlander.
Insight: Kipnis is having a great season, but he's 3-for-34 (.088) with 13 strikeouts versus Verlander. Kipnis is batting .332 with five home rus, 27 RBI, 41 runs and a .914 OPS in 241 at-bats this season.
 
Hot6/12/2015 4:14:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis was not in Thursday afternoon's starting lineup, but is back at the top of the lineup for Friday's contest.
Insight: Kipnis is having a great season and on a seven-game hitting streak. He's batting .333 with five home rus, 27 RBI, 41 runs and a .921 OPS in 237 at-bats this season.
 
Hot6/11/2015 10:28:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is not in Thursday afternoon's starting lineup.
Insight: Kipnis is having a great season and on a seven-game hitting streak, but will get a routine day of rest on Thursday. He's batting .333 with five home rus, 27 RBI, 41 runs and a .921 OPS in 237 at-bats this season.
 
Hot6/2/2015 1:29:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is a career .500 hitter (11-for-22) with a pair of homers, nine RBI and a 1.429 OPS against Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie.
Insight: Kipnis is having a great season, batting .340 with five home rus, 25 RBI, 37 runs and a .940 OPS in 206 at-bats this season. He's a must start.
 
5/29/2015 1:13:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis was 2-for-4 with two RBI in the, 5-3, victory over the Mariners on Thursday.
Insight: Kipnis had an RBI-single in the fourth and then drove in another run on a ground out in the sixth. Kipnis is on fire this month, slashing .447/.529/.748 with four home runs and 14 RBI. He is hitting .345 with five home rus and 24 RBI in 194 at-bats this season.
 
5/27/2015 9:25:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis slapped a homer on Tuesday night.
Insight: It was his lone hit in four at-bats. He walked as well and the homer was a solo shot. Kipnis is hitting .335 with five homers and 22 RBI on the season.
 
5/23/2015 7:43:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had the game-winning double in the, 2-1, victory over the Reds on Saturday.
Insight: Kipnis was 2-for-4 with the double coming in the eighth. Michael Bourn scored on the hit. Kipnis is having an incredible May, hitting .463/.546/.732 with three home runs and 12 RBI.
 
5/17/2015 8:38:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had a big game Saturday versus Texas.
Insight: He went 3-for-6 with a homer, two RBI, and two runs scored. Kipnis is hitting .340 with four homers, 17 RBI, and 24 runs overall.
 
5/8/2015 11:00:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had been on fire until going 0-for-5 on Thursday night.
Insight: He had been 11-for-20 in his previous five games with six runs and four RBI. He'll face a tough matchup on Friday against Mike Pelfrey who he is batting just .077 against (1-for-13).
 
5/3/2015 4:14:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis went 4-for-5 with a homer Sunday against Toronto.
Insight: He scored three runs and had two RBI as well. Kipnis is hitting .283 with three home runs and 11 RBI overall.
 
4/29/2015 10:46:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is just 3-for-16 lifetime against Yordano Ventura.
Insight: He has no extra base hits against him, along with five strikeouts. Those are numbers owner do not want to see heading into Wednesday's contest.
 
4/28/2015 3:36:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis could be line for a nice game Tuesday against Kansas City.
Insight: He will face off against Jeremy Guthrie, who Kipnis has a career .550 BA against (11-for-20). Two of those hits are homers and Kipnis has nine total RBI versus Guthrie as well.
 
Cold4/21/2015 10:58:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis hitless in 13 at-bats against White Sox starter Hector Noesi.
Insight: Kipnis has been sidelined by back spasms recently and is hitting just .224 this season. Avoid this matchup.