|2013 Season (CBSSports.com)||630.00||24.00||.262||78.00||100.00||27.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Tampa Bay||30||8||1|| .371|| .433|| .267|
|vs Williams (Career)||21||6||0|| .524||.375||.286|
|vs RHP||388||103||11|| .331|| .402|| .265|
|12/06/2013||Shane Victorino, RF BOS|
Jonathan Papelbon, RP PHI
Matt Harrison, SP TEX
Daniel Hudson, SP ARI
|Alejandro De Aza, CF CHW|
Blake Swihart, C BOS
Ian Kinsler, 2B DET
|12/06/2013||Ian Kinsler, 2B DET||Robinson Cano, 2B NYY|
|12/06/2013||Desmond Jennings, CF TB||Ian Kinsler, 2B DET|
|Last 10 Games|
|Rangers, Tigers agree to Ian Kinsler-Prince Fielder trade |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(11/20/13) The Rangers and Tigers have agreed to a deal sending first baseman Prince Fielder to the Tigers and second baseman Ian Kinsler to the Rangers, CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman reports.
The terms of the deal are not yet known, and there could be an additional player involved in the deal as well as cash considerations. If the trade is completed, Jurickson Profar would take over the starting second baseman job for the Rangers.
|Rangers-Tigers discuss Ian Kinsler-Prince Fielder trade |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(11/20/13) The Rangers and Tigers are discussing a trade involving Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler and Tigers first baseman Prince Fielder, CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman reports.
Kinsler is owed $62 million over four seasons, and the team owns a club option for 2018 that would cost an extra $5 million to exercise. The three-time All-Star hit .277/.344/.413 with 13 home runs, 72 RBI and 15 stolen bases in 545 at-bats last season. The Rangers have been trying to clear a logjam in the middle infield that includes Kinsler, Elvis Andrus and Jurickson Profar.
Fielder is owed $24 million annually through the 2020 season and has a limited no-trade clause in his contract that allows him to block trades to 10 teams. The five-time All-Star hit .279/.362/.457 with 25 home runs and 106 RBI in 624 at-bats last season.
|Rangers may not have room for Ian Kinsler |
|by Al Melchior | Data Analyst|
(11/6/13) FOXSports.com reports that the Rangers are considering trading second baseman Ian Kinsler this offseason. The team is looking for a way to create an everyday role for 20-year-old Jurickson Profar, who played second base, third base, shortstop and left field in 2013.
Kinsler, who could also shift to first base to make room for Profar, finished this season with a .277 batting average, 13 home runs, 72 RBI and 15 stolen bases.
|Ian Kinsler nears 2012 RBI total |
|by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com|
(9/25/13) Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler extended his hitting streak to seven games Wednesday, while hitting his 13th home run of the season in a 7-3 win over the Astros.
Kinsler drove in a run with a single in the fourth inning, and then added a solo home run in the sixth in the win. He finished the game 2 for 4 with two RBI, two runs scored and a walk.
Kinsler is hitting .276 with 13 home runs and 70 RBI with four games remaining in the season. He needs just two RBI to top last season's total.
|Ian Kinsler dealing with minor injury |
|by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com|
(9/11/13) Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler is dealing with a minor injury "somewhere above the ankle and below the neck," ESPN Dallas reports Wednesday.
Kinsler is in the lineup Wednesday as the designated hitter. The Rangers have an off day Thursday, at which point Kinsler expects the problem to be behind him. Kinsler is hitting .271/.336/.404 in 468 at-bats.a
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