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Kinsler 'ready to go' after Classic's intensity

Ian Kinsler returned to Tigers camp from the World Baseball Classic with a championship on his resume, an appreciation for international baseball, a desire to stay out of politics and an eye toward Opening Day.
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Tigers spring training notes: Ian Kinsler is back in camp, J.D. Martinez has his second opinion

The boys are back from the World Baseball Classic, and the question of what to do with JaCoby Jones looms. Taking a look at all the stories circulating in Florida, here are the bits from the beat you might have missed this week. Ian Kinsler, Victor Martinez, and Miguel Cabrera are back in Lakeland One of the biggest complaints regarding an otherwise riveting World Baseball...
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Ian Kinsler clarifies comments on Latinos' style at WBC

Ian Kinsler didn’t exactly mean what he said about Latino baseball players.The United States second baseman sought to clarify the controversial comments he made to The New York Times prior to Wednesday’s USA vs. Puerto Rico 2017 World Baseball Classic final about the differences between how Latin American and mainland U.S.-born players play the sport. Following USA’s 8-0 win...
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Kinsler's HR puts U.S. on path to Classic title

Ian Kinsler opened the scoring with a two-run home run in the third inning of Team USA's 8-0 win over Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic final on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium.
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United States wins its first World Baseball Classic

It took 11 years and four tournaments, but Team USA is the World Baseball Classic champion at last.The United States won its first ever World Baseball Classic championship Wednesday night in Los Angeles, with a dominating 8-0 victory over Puerto Rico.Marcus Stroman pitched six innings of no-hit baseball, and Ian Kinsler whacked a two-run home run in the top of the third inning to...
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Kinsler gets US going with homer vs. PR

Ian Kinsler jumped-started the United States' offense with a two-run home run in the third inning in Wednesday's World Baseball Classic final against Puerto Rico.
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Did Ian Kinsler take a shot at Latin America’s way of playing baseball?

The United States is set to square off against Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic final on Wednesday night, and one team will emerge with its first-ever WBC title. Both teams have been executing at a high level and have employed a style that has been successful against their opponents, and they both also excel at getting in their opponents’ heads with some good old-fashioned...
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Ian Kinsler On Latin Style Of Play: ‘They Were Raised Differently’

Ahead of the World Baseball Classic finals, Team USA second basemen Ian Kinsler made some rather controversial remarks about some of the Latin American teams participating in the tournament. Kinsler vocalized his views on the differences between the countries’ style of play, particularly on-field emotion and celebration. Kinsler’s comments certainly take away from the mission...
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Ian Kinsler hopes kids appreciate US way of baseball over Puerto Rico, Dominican

The United States has reached the final of the World Baseball Classic, which is reason enough for American baseball fans to celebrate. But comments like what Ian Kinsler had to say is rubbing some the wrong way.The New York Times published an article on Wednesday ahead of the WBC championship game between the US and Puerto Rico and talked about the differences between how each country...
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Yankees no-hit the Tigers in spring training

Spring training games can be looked at in a different ways. One, they’re a chance to get locked in and ready for the upcoming regular season. Two, they’re a chance to get all of the bad stuff out of the way. The New York Yankees are hoping for the former while the Detroit Tigers are hoping for the latter.Yankees’ pitchers Masahiro Tanaka, Chasen Shreve and Jordan Montgomery...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

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