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Ian Kinsler
AVG HR RBI
.293 14 47
Team: DetroitHt / Wt: 6-0 / 200 NFBC ADP: 94.62
Position: 2BBorn: 6/22/1982 Birthplace: Tucson, Arizona
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 17th Round by Rangers (2003)


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June 13 8:27 AM PT9:27 AM MT10:27 AM CT11:27 AM ET11:27 ET15:27 GMT23:27 8:27 AM MST10:27 AM EST10:57 AM VEN19:27 UAE10:27 AM CT-Kinsler homered, drove in two runs and scored twice to lead the Tigers over the Yankees 4-1 on Sunday.
Analysis: Kinsler had seven RBIs over his final two games in the Bronx as the Tigers won a series there for the first time since 2008 at the old Yankee Stadium.
June 12 8:53 AM PT9:53 AM MT10:53 AM CT11:53 AM ET11:53 ET15:53 GMT23:53 8:53 AM MST10:53 AM EST11:23 AM VEN19:53 UAE10:53 AM CT-Kinsler finished with a home run, a double and five RBIs in Saturday's 6-1 win over the Yankees.
Analysis: Kinsler has batted .333 with two homers, three doubles and 16 RBIs over his last 11 games.
June 7 7:49 PM PT8:49 PM MT9:49 PM CT10:49 PM ET22:49 ET2:49 GMT10:49 7:49 PM MST9:49 PM EST10:19 PM VEN6:49 UAE (+1)9:49 PM CT-Kinsler drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning single, and the Detroit Tigers won their fifth straight game, 3-2 over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.
Analysis: He's hitting .364 with 11 RBIs in his last eight games.
June 4 11:50 AM PT12:50 PM MT1:50 PM CT2:50 PM ET14:50 ET18:50 GMT2:50 11:50 AM MST1:50 PM EST2:20 PM VEN22:50 UAE1:50 PM CT-Kinsler stayed hot with two hits, a pair of RBIs and two runs scored in Friday's rout of the White Sox.
Analysis: Detroit's leadoff man has hit safely in 18 of his last 19 games and is batting .378 with five homers, 15 RBIs and 19 runs scored over that stretch. Kinsler's 46 runs rank second in the majors this season.
June 1 2:03 PM PT3:03 PM MT4:03 PM CT5:03 PM ET17:03 ET21:03 GMT5:03 2:03 PM MST4:03 PM EST4:33 PM VEN1:03 UAE (+1)4:03 PM CT-Kinsler had four RBIs Tuesday.
Analysis: Kinsler is a solid fantasy player with a .901 OPS.
May 28 12:05 PM PT1:05 PM MT2:05 PM CT3:05 PM ET15:05 ET19:05 GMT3:05 12:05 PM MST2:05 PM EST2:35 PM VEN23:05 UAE2:05 PM CT-Kinsler tallied three hits and a run scored in Friday's win at Oakland.
Analysis: Tied for the major league lead with 41 runs scored, Kinsler has crossed the plate 11 times during a nine-game stretch in which he's hitting .385 with four homers.
May 24 2:39 PM PT3:39 PM MT4:39 PM CT5:39 PM ET17:39 ET21:39 GMT5:39 2:39 PM MST4:39 PM EST5:09 PM VEN1:39 UAE (+1)4:39 PM CT-Kinsler has been scratched from the Detroit lineup for Tuesday night's game against Philadelphia because of flu-like symptoms. Mike Aviles is set to play second base in his place. Outfielder Cameron Maybin replaces Kinsler in the leadoff spot.
Analysis: Kinsler had missed only one game this season for the Tigers. He's hitting .306 with 10 home runs and 24 RBIs.
May 23 1:20 PM PT2:20 PM MT3:20 PM CT4:20 PM ET16:20 ET20:20 GMT4:20 1:20 PM MST3:20 PM EST3:50 PM VEN0:20 UAE (+1)3:20 PM CT-Kinsler extended his hit streak to 10 games in a 9-4 win over Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Analysis: Kinsler, batting .313, is hitting .390 with four homers during his streak. He also has a .343 average while batting safely in 15 of his last 16 games.
May 19 1:08 PM PT2:08 PM MT3:08 PM CT4:08 PM ET16:08 ET20:08 GMT4:08 1:08 PM MST3:08 PM EST3:38 PM VEN0:08 UAE (+1)3:08 PM CT-Kinsler was 3 for 4 with a homer and two RBIs on Wednesday.
Analysis: Kinsler is 13 for 28 with 10 runs scored in his last seven games.
May 17 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET15:29 GMT23:29 8:29 AM MST10:29 AM EST10:59 AM VEN19:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-Kinsler homered for a second straight game and finished with three hits and two RBIs in Monday's win over Minnesota.
Analysis: Kinsler is 9 for 20 with seven runs runs scored over a five-game hitting streak and continues to do damage out of the leadoff spot. He's produced a .310 average, eight homers and 34 runs scored in 37 games this season.
May 16 3:49 PM PT4:49 PM MT5:49 PM CT6:49 PM ET18:49 ET22:49 GMT6:49 3:49 PM MST5:49 PM EST6:19 PM VEN2:49 UAE (+1)5:49 PM CT-Kinsler went 2 for 4 with a solo homer and two runs scored in Sunday's win over Baltimore.
Analysis: The veteran second baseman finished the four-game series 6 for 15 with five runs scored. Kinsler's 32 runs are tied for third in the majors and he's added a solid .301 average with seven home runs.
Apr. 29 8:43 AM PT9:43 AM MT10:43 AM CT11:43 AM ET11:43 ET15:43 GMT23:43 8:43 AM MST10:43 AM EST11:13 AM VEN19:43 UAE10:43 AM CT-Kinsler continued his torrid April by going 2 for 4 with an RBI and two runs scored in Thursday's win over Oakland.
Analysis: Kinsler is batting .345 this season and .357 with 10 runs scored over his last 10 games. He's also third among Detroit players with 13 RBIs despite hitting out of the leadoff spot.
Apr. 18 2:56 PM PT3:56 PM MT4:56 PM CT5:56 PM ET17:56 ET21:56 GMT5:56 2:56 PM MST4:56 PM EST5:26 PM VEN1:56 UAE (+1)4:56 PM CT-Kinsler went 2 for 5 with a two-run home run on Sunday.
Analysis: He is 9 for 27 during his six-game hitting streak.
Apr. 14 2:22 PM PT3:22 PM MT4:22 PM CT5:22 PM ET17:22 ET21:22 GMT5:22 2:22 PM MST4:22 PM EST4:52 PM VEN1:22 UAE (+1)4:22 PM CT-Kinsler hit a home run for the second straight day on Wednesday.
Analysis: He is 11 for 31 with three homers in his first seven games.
Apr. 9 3:22 PM PT4:22 PM MT5:22 PM CT6:22 PM ET18:22 ET22:22 GMT6:22 3:22 PM MST5:22 PM EST5:52 PM VEN2:22 UAE (+1)5:22 PM CT-Kinsler stayed hot with two more hits on Friday.
Analysis: He went 2 for 4 with a double and run scored. He is 7 for 15 through Detroit's first three games.
Apr. 6 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET18:00 ET22:00 GMT6:00 3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST5:30 PM VEN2:00 UAE (+1)5:00 PM CT-Kinsler went 3 for 6 with a three-run homer and four RBIs in Tuesday's 11-inning win over Miami.
Analysis: Kinsler sure made a solid first impression on fantasy owners in the season opener.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2006 Tex 120 423 65 121 27 1 14 55 40 64 11 4 .286 .347 .454
2007 Tex 130 483 96 127 22 2 20 61 62 83 23 2 .263 .355 .441
2008 Tex 121 518 102 165 41 4 18 71 45 67 26 2 .319 .375 .517
2009 Tex 144 566 101 143 32 4 31 86 59 77 31 5 .253 .327 .488
2010 Tex 103 391 73 112 20 1 9 45 56 57 15 5 .286 .382 .412
2011 Tex 155 620 121 158 34 4 32 77 89 71 30 4 .255 .355 .477
2012 Tex 157 655 105 168 42 5 19 72 60 90 21 9 .256 .326 .423
2013 Tex 136 545 85 151 31 2 13 72 51 59 15 11 .277 .344 .413
2014 Det 161 684 100 188 40 4 17 92 29 79 15 4 .275 .307 .420
2015 Det 154 624 94 185 35 7 11 73 43 80 10 6 .296 .342 .428
2016 Det 73 307 59 90 14 2 14 47 21 55 8 3 .293 .348 .489
Career 1454 5816 1001 1608 338 36 198 751 555 782 205 55 .276 .344 .449

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2010 Tex Total 16 54 7 16 2 1 3 9 8 7 3 1 .296 .381 .537
    LDS 5 18 5 8 0 0 3 6 2 2 0 0 .444 .500 .944
    LCS 6 20 1 5 1 1 0 3 3 3 2 1 .250 .333 .400
    WS 5 16 1 3 1 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 .188 .316 .250
2011 Tex Total 17 65 10 20 5 0 1 11 14 9 3 4 .308 .438 .431
    LDS 4 16 2 4 2 0 1 3 3 3 1 0 .250 .368 .563
    LCS 6 24 6 7 2 0 0 6 4 2 1 1 .292 .414 .375
    WS 7 25 2 9 1 0 0 2 7 4 1 3 .360 .500 .400
2012 Tex Total 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .750 .667
    WC 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .750 .667
2014 Det Total 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .083 .154 .083
    LDS 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .083 .154 .083
Career 37 134 18 39 7 1 4 20 24 19 6 5 .291 .400 .448


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