Jason Kipnis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jason Kipnis approximately 4-5 weeks from game action

    CBS Sports "The Cleveland Indians are looking to get back to the World Series this season, and they’re going to have to start that journey without their starting second baseman. Jason Kipnis will miss several more weeks with a nagging shoulder issue. Kipnis has been limited to only two Cactus League games..." March 19

  • Jason Kipnis out for the next few weeks to nurse hurt shoulder

    Fox 8 Cleveland "Indians slugger and second baseman, Jason Kipnis, might miss opening day on April 3 because of a shoulder injury, Tribe manager Terry Francona said at a media briefing on Sunday. The team also took to Twitter to address Kip’s status: “From Terry today: Kip will be out the next couple of weeks..." March 12

  • Kipnis scratched with mild shoulder strain

    MLB.com "Jason Kipnis tried to play the villain against his hometown Cubs in the World Series last fall. If the Indians' second baseman is going to do so again this year, it will have to come a little later in the schedule. On Sunday, Kipnis was scratched from the lineup for Cleveland's Cactus League..." February 26

  • Jason Kipnis' injured ankle doesn't look good before Game 1 of World Series

    CBS Sports "As noted in this very space, Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis may be somewhat limited in Game 1 of the World Series against the Cubs on Tuesday night because of the left ankle injury he suffered while celebrating the last out of the ALCS. By way of reminder, here's how the injury occurred..." October 25

  • Chicago native Jason Kipnis thinks Steve Bartman deserves 1st pitch

    ESPN "Jason Kipnis was raised on Chicago's North Side, and like so many other kids, he grew up idolizing Ryne Sandberg, watching Sammy Sosa smash home runs and listening to Harry Caray. He bled Cubs blue. And he never once blamed Steve Bartman -- they went to the same high school, by the..." October 25

  • Jason Kipnis has support of family despite lifelong link to Cubs

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Jason Kipnis' uncle delivered one of Ryne Sandberg's children. Kipnis grew up a little more than a half-hour north of Wrigley Field, one of baseball's most treasured sanctuaries. Kipnis lived down the street from Steve Bartman, the most infamous man in a green turtleneck, glasses and cheap..." October 24

  • Indians' Jason Kipnis suffered minor 'freak' injury celebrating

    CBS Sports "The Cleveland Indians have dealt with one too many freak injuries already this postseason -- Trevor Bauer's drone mishap had the potential to reshape the American League Championship Series, after all. Fortunately for the Indians, it looks like they avoided a significant blow to second baseman..." October 24

  • Kipnis: Channing Tatum should play me in film adaptation of '16 Indians

    CBS Cleveland "When you don’t have your most consistent hitter, two of your best pitchers, experience a drone-related mishap, and a hurler with just 11 MLB innings under his belt pitches the clincher, your story is worthy of being a movie, right? Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis certainly..." October 20