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Jul 22, 2014
Rotoworld
Jason Kipnis acknowledged Monday that his right oblique muscle is still an issue and will likely linger for the rest of the season.
Jul 18, 2014
KFFL
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis entered the game Friday, July 18, against the Detroit Tigers ...
Plain Dealer Jul 10, 2014
Jason Kipnis trying hard to lead the way: Cleveland Indians chatter

Jason Kipnis trying hard to lead the way: Cleveland Indians chatter

Jason Kipnis thinks he can do a good job as Michael Bourn's replacement in the leadoff spot as long as he can get around one problem. "You can't steal first base," said Kipnis, who has been struggling at the plate.
New York Post Jul 9, 2014

Indians’ Kipnis scoffs at idea Jeter faked him out

Derek Jeter isn’t that crafty. Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis attempted to debunk the idea that Jeter’s deke faked him out, leading to a double play in the Yankees’ win...
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 9, 2014
Yankees' Derek Jeter didn't fool me, Indians' Jason Kipnis says

Yankees' Derek Jeter didn't fool me, Indians' Jason Kipnis says

Maybe Jeter wasn't as clever as he thought?
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 8, 2014
Indians notebook: Kipnis says no deke by Jeter; misunderstanding to blame

Indians notebook: Kipnis says no deke by Jeter; misunderstanding to blame

CLEVELAND: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis admits to being as big of a Derek Jeter fan as anyone.And while the Yankees shortstop is in the final season of an illustrious 20-year career, Kipnis sees no reason to make the future hall of famer look any more fantastic than he already is.So while many folks thought Jeter deked Kipnis on the basepaths in the eighth inning of Monday’s 5-3 loss, Kipnis dispelled the rumor Tuesday afternoon.“There was no deke,” Kipnis said. “I’m as big a Derek Jeter fan as there is out there, but let’s not make up news.”Kipnis went on to explain what...
Plain Dealer Jul 8, 2014
Jason Kipnis says he didn't get deked by Derek Jeter: Cleveland Indians chatter

Jason Kipnis says he didn't get deked by Derek Jeter: Cleveland Indians chatter

Jason Kipnis said he learned how to run hard to first base every time he put a ball in play from reading a quote from Derek Jeter. Yet Kipnis said the veteran Yankee shortstop did not deke him on a double play in the eighth inning Monday night.
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 5, 2014

Indians report: Jason Kipnis climbing out of first-half funk

CLEVELAND: Jason Kipnis was able to flip a slow start at the beginning of last season into a hot stretch that earned him his first All-Star nod.This season, another relatively slow start was further complicated by an oblique injury at the end of April that cost the Indians second baseman a month of playing time — as well as his form at the plate.However, since returning to the Tribe’s lineup, Kipnis struggled to flip the switch offensively until last week. He entered Saturday’s game batting just .249 with 13 doubles, three homers and 22 RBI in 59 games. Yet, Indians manager Terry...
Chronicle-Telegram Jul 5, 2014

Indians Notes: Manager Terry Francona not sweating Jason Kipnis’ struggles

CLEVELAND — All-Star second baseman Jason Kipnis has struggled at the plate for much of the season. Manager Terry Francona has hardly noticed. “I don’t really look at Kip’s numbers very much because he’s going to play and he’s going to help us win,” Francona said of Kipnis, who is batting .253 with three home Read More...The post Indians Notes: Manager Terry Francona not sweating Jason Kipnis’ struggles 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.
News-Herald Jul 5, 2014
Jim Ingraham's baseball notes: Kipnis just a shadow of last year's All-Star

Jim Ingraham's baseball notes: Kipnis just a shadow of last year's All-Star

The All-Star rosters will be announced July 6. Among the Indians who won't hear their name called will be Jason Kipnis. A year ago, it was probably the highlight of Kipnis' career when he was selected to the American League All-Star team. At the All-Star break last year, Kipnis was hitting .301 with 13 home runs and 57 RBI.
Plain Dealer Jun 27, 2014
Jason Kipnis still trying to make hard contact for Cleveland Indians

Jason Kipnis still trying to make hard contact for Cleveland Indians

Jason Kipnis' mad dash around the bases in the 13 inning Tuesday night didn't end in an inside-the-park home run, but it did count as a triple. So perhaps that will trigger the missing power from Kipnis' swing.

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