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Fantasy Update

Mar 23, 2017
numberFire
The Indians' second baseman will miss the beginning of the season with a shoulder injury. How should we handle him in fantasy baseball drafts?
Mar 19, 2017
KFFL
Cleveland Indians 2B Jason Kipnis (shoulder) is expected to miss four to five more weeks ...
Plain Dealer Mar 17, 2017
The Jason Kipnis injury shows how much trouble Indians in without him: Bud vs. Doug

The Jason Kipnis injury shows how much trouble Indians in without him: Bud vs. Doug

In this Prepare for List Off, Bud Shaw and Doug Lesmerises talk about the Cleveland Indians second baseman and what his shoulder issue could mean.
MLB Trade Rumors Mar 14, 2017

Latest On Jason Kipnis’ Injury

Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis has been shut down for at least two weeks due to a strained rotator cuff in his right shoulder, as the team announced recently, and Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer writes that Kipnis is slated to receive a second opinion on his injury at the end of next…
Plain Dealer Mar 14, 2017
Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis will get second opinion on his right shoulder

Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis will get second opinion on his right shoulder

Jason Kipnis, Indians injured second baseman, is waiting to get a second opinion on his strained right rotator cuff from Dr. Keith Meister later this week. Kipnis is expected to open the season on the disabled list.
Scout Mar 14, 2017

Hurt Indians 2B Jason Kipnis Worth the Risk?

Cleveland Indians second basemen Jason Kipnis has an injured shoulder and is sliding down draft boards throughout the Fantasy Baseball world. Is he worth drafting in 2017?
Plain Dealer Mar 14, 2017
Cleveland Indians have three in-house solutions to cover for a potential Jason Kipnis absence

Cleveland Indians have three in-house solutions to cover for a potential Jason Kipnis absence

Jason Kipnis' shoulder injury might not produce a significant trickle-down effect. Or, maybe Kipnis remains sidelined for a substantial period of time. Maybe his absence, paired with the uncertainty that follows Michael Brantley like a shadow, forces the Indians to dig deep into their minor-league depth to find solutions.
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 13, 2017

Indians eyeing options to fill in for injured second baseman Jason Kipnis

The Indians are looking at all their options should second baseman Jason Kipnis miss the early part of the 2017 season. Kipnis, dealing with a rotator cuff strain, is being shut down for about two weeks as the club tries to take a cautious approach in preparation for a grinding 162-game regular season. It has put his Opening Day status in limbo and forced the Indians to begin searching for alternatives at second base to start the season. The Indians have a number of options should Kipnis not be ready by the April 3 opener against the Texas Rangers. For now, it seems they’re leaning toward...
Plain Dealer Mar 13, 2017
Who replaces Jason Kipnis at second base? Cleveland Indians study options

Who replaces Jason Kipnis at second base? Cleveland Indians study options

Manager Terry Francona says the Indians are looking inside and outside the organization for a replacement for second baseman Jason Kipnis. Francona said Sunday that Kipnis most likely will miss the season opener with a strained rotator cuff in his right shoulder.
Call to the Pen Mar 13, 2017

Cleveland Indians: Jason Kipnis Likely to Miss Opening Day

The Cleveland Indians could need a new second baseman to start the season after Jason Kipnis experienced another setback with his shoulder injury. In an unfortunate turn of events for the reigning American League Champions, Jason Kipnis is likely to miss opening day for the Cleveland Indians. As Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports, manager Terry […] Cleveland Indians: Jason Kipnis Likely to Miss Opening Day - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Plain Dealer Mar 13, 2017
It's understandable if you're skeptical of Indians players' injury timetables: Zack Meisel

It's understandable if you're skeptical of Indians players' injury timetables: Zack Meisel

Jason Kipnis' strained right rotator cuff -- initially regarded as a nothing-to-see-here ailment -- is now expected to sideline him through Opening Day.
News-Herald Mar 12, 2017
Shoulder injury means Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis could start season on disabled list

Shoulder injury means Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis could start season on disabled list

Indians manager Terry Francona has resigned himself to beginning the 2017 season without second baseman Jason Kipnis.Kipnis, who played 156 of 162 games in the 2016 regular season, will likely be on the disabled list when the Indians open their season on April 3 in Texas because he is still bothered by a strained right rotator cuff.
Akron Beacon Journal Mar 12, 2017

Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis likley to start season on disabled list with sore shoulder

GOODYEAR, Ariz.: Once again, the Indians are minus a significant piece.Second baseman Jason Kipnis is likely to miss Opening Day because of a sore right shoulder, an injury that could cause the American League champions to re-shape their infield for the start of this season.Kipnis has been slowed by inflammation in his shoulder throughout training camp and the Indians are going to shut him down for two weeks to see how it responds.Indians manager Terry Francona said Kipnis will “probably not” be ready when the Indians open the season on April 3 at the Texas Rangers.“Hopefully, after...
CSN Philly Mar 12, 2017

MLB Notes: Indians' Jason Kipnis expected to miss opening day with shoulder injury

GOODYEAR, Ariz. --  Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is likely to miss opening day because of a sore right shoulder.Indians manager Terry Francona said
Boston Herald Mar 12, 2017
Indians 2B Kipnis likely to miss opener with sore shoulder

Indians 2B Kipnis likely to miss opener with sore shoulder

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is likely to miss opening day because of a sore right shoulder.Indians manager Terry Francona said Sunday that Kipnis will be shut down for the next two weeks to let him recover.Kipnis has been dealing with the problem this spring and had a cortisone shot two weeks ago.Kipnis is a two-time All-Star. He hit .275 with 23 home runs and 82 RBIs last season, and then homered twice in the World Series loss to the Cubs.Minus Kipnis, the Indians could use Michael Martinez at second base or perhaps shift Jose Ramirez over from third...
Plain Dealer Mar 12, 2017
Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis likely to miss season opener because of sore right shoulder

Cleveland Indians' Jason Kipnis likely to miss season opener because of sore right shoulder

Manager Terry Francona said second baseman Jason Kipnis will miss the season opener April 3 against Texas because of strained right rotator cuff.
Scout Mar 12, 2017

Spring Notes 3/12: Kipnis out for opening day

A cautious approach for injury rehabilitation continues to be employed by manager Terry Francona and the Cleveland Indians medical staff. Jason Kipnis will reportedly not be ready for opening day due to a strained right rotator cuff and lingering discomfort in his shoulder.

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