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Plain Dealer May 17, 2015

Sizzling Jason Kipnis powers Cleveland Indians past Texas Rangers in 9th: DMan's Report, Game 35

Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is batting a mere .517 (31-for-60) with nine RBI and 17 runs in 14 games in May.
Plain Dealer May 17, 2015

Jason Kipnis gives Cleveland Indians 10-8 victory with 2-run homer in ninth

The Indians have won consecutive games for just the second time this season.
Chronicle-Telegram May 17, 2015

Indians 10, Rangers 8: Jason Kipnis’ 2-run shot in 9th gives Tribe a rare 2nd straight win

ARLINGTON, Texas — Jason Kipnis kept up his strong hitting this month with another big night. Kipnis had three hits, including a tiebreaking two-run home run in the top of the ninth inning that lifted the Cleveland Indians to a 10-8 victory over the Texas Rangers. The Indians have won consecutive games for the first Read More...The post Indians 10, Rangers 8: Jason Kipnis’ 2-run shot in 9th gives Tribe a rare 2nd straight win appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain...
Columbus Dispatch May 17, 2015

Indians 10, Rangers 8: Kipnis' two-run homer in nnth lifts Cleveland

Jason Kipnis had three hits, including a tiebreaking two-run home run in the top of the ninth inning that lifted the Cleveland Indians to a 10-8 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
News-Herald May 17, 2015

Cleveland Indians 10, Texas Rangers 8: Jason Kipnis' home run caps rally

Jason Kipnis' two-out, two-run home run capped a three-run top of the ninth inning as the Indians beat the Texas Rangers, 10-8, May 16 in Texas.Robinson Chirinos hit a home run with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning off Scott Atchison to give Texas an 8-7 lead.
Plain Dealer May 16, 2015
Cleveland Indians have Terry Talkin' about Jason Kipnis, Corey Kluber and catchers -- Terry Pluto (photos)

Cleveland Indians have Terry Talkin' about Jason Kipnis, Corey Kluber and catchers -- Terry Pluto (photos)

The hot start for Kipnis is good news to the Indians, who have him under contract until 2020.
Plain Dealer May 16, 2015

Jason Kipnis, Michael Brantley, Ryan Raburn help Cleveland Indians defeat Texas Rangers: DMan's Report, Game 34

Tribe second baseman Jason Kipnis has reached safely at least three times in six straight games.
News-Herald May 16, 2015

Hit parade leads Cleveland Indians past Texas Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas - Nick Swisher had three hits and his first three RBI of the season, and the Indians spoiled Adrian Beltre's 400th career home run with an 8-3 victory over the Rangers on May 15.Jason Kipnis singled four times and Michael Brantley reached base in all five trips, with two doubles among his three hits.
Akron Beacon Journal May 15, 2015
Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is baseball’s hottest hitter in May, says he feels better than June 2013

Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is baseball’s hottest hitter in May, says he feels better than June 2013

CLEVELAND: Around this time of the year two seasons ago, Jason Kipnis was being berated on a nightly basis. He was floundering to start the 2013 season, hitting well below expectations. Angry fans on Twitter were telling him he should go back to the minor leagues, or worse. Then came June, and he started hitting on such a tear — .419 batting average, four home runs, 25 RBI — that he played himself onto the American League All-Star team and, with that momentum, earned a six-year, $52.5 million contract before last season. This May, Kipnis has been on a similar trajectory as in 2013. And he...

Cardinals 8, Indians 3: Tuesday's One Last Thing on Jason Kipnis' message, Jose Ramirez's struggles

The Indians fell to the Cardinals 8-3 Tuesday night. It involved seven men left on base and three strikeouts for Brandon Moss. It also included a costly error by Jose Ramirez that led to four runs that came a half-inning after the Indians battled back to cut the Cardinals' lead to 4-3. Tuesday's One Last Thing: Jason Kipnis says the Indians need to start showing up every day, and Jose Ramirez is really hurting the team. (Yes, that's two last things, but oh well.) The Indians are now 11-20. Tuesday night was another game, it seems, that again put the Indians' season into perspective....
Plain Dealer May 11, 2015
Jason Kipnis, Carlos Santana, Michael Brantley packing top-of-the-order punch for Cleveland Indians: Zack Meisel's musings

Jason Kipnis, Carlos Santana, Michael Brantley packing top-of-the-order punch for Cleveland Indians: Zack Meisel's musings

In nine games in May, Kipnis has logged a .462/.523/.769 slash line with two home runs, four doubles, six RBIs, 10 runs scored and three stolen bases. He has 18 hits in 39 at-bats, which has lifted his batting average to .294 from .218.
News-Herald May 10, 2015

Cleveland Indians notes: Hitting Jason Kipnis in leadoff spot is paying off

Finally, something is working.Indians manager Terry Francona has tinkered with and tweaked his lineup on numerous occasions this season, trying to find something that works. Not much has.Until now.The decision to move Jason Kipnis into the leadoff spot has been paying dividends.
Akron Beacon Journal May 10, 2015

Indians 8, Twins 2: Sunday's One Last Thing on Jason Kipnis in the leadoff spot of a new order

The Indians' offense came together and Danny Salazar was just about perfect after a first-inning mistake in an 8-2 win against the Minnesota Twins Sunday. Salazar allowed a lead-off home run to Brian Dozier and then retired the next 21 batters he faced, 11 by strikeout, tying a career high. Offensively, Jason Kipnis had three hits and was a home run away from the cycle, Carlos Santana had two hits and three RBI, David Murphy had four hits and Lonnie Chisenhall hit a three-run home run. Sunday's One Last Thing: Jason Kipnis has been the spark plug for the offense in the leadoff spot, and...
Plain Dealer May 10, 2015
What the Cleveland Indians said after their 8-2 win against the Minnesota Twins on Sunday

What the Cleveland Indians said after their 8-2 win against the Minnesota Twins on Sunday

The Indians improved to 11-19 after an 8-2 victory against the Twins on Sunday. Here is what Tribe manager Terry Francona, hurler Danny Salazar, second baseman Jason Kipnis and right fielder David Murphy had to say following the game.
Chronicle-Telegram May 10, 2015

Indians notes: Jason Kipnis flourishing atop batting order

CLEVELAND — Not many of manager Terry Francona’s moves have paid off over the first month-plus of the season for the last-place Indians. Replacing Michael Bourn with Jason Kipnis as the leadoff hitter is the exception. Since Kipnis has taken over atop the batting order — April 26 — the second baseman has flourished, hitting Read More...The post Indians notes: Jason Kipnis flourishing atop batting order appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain County News.

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