Kevin Kouzmanoff's production at the plate has been a big part of the Texas Rangers' three-game win streak. He likely won't be returning to the minors any time soon.
Kouzmanoff looks to continue his hot hitting Friday night, while Martin Perez will try to build on his best start of the season when the Rangers open a three-game set with the Chicago White Sox.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Kevin Kouzmanoff delivered again, doubling twice and scoring two runs as the Texas Rangers beat Seattle Mariners 8-6 Thursday.
Texas lost the opener of the four-game series on Monday night, but won the last three.
The 32-year-old Kouzmanoff is hitting .414 since joining the Rangers on April 9 after starting third baseman Adrian Beltre strained his left...
ARLINGTON, Texas - With Adrian Beltre on the disabled list, the Rangers' Kevin Kouzmanoff is making the most of his opportunity to be an everyday starter.
Kouzmanoff came through Tuesday with a home run and two doubles in the Rangers' 5-0 win over the Mariners.
His eight total bases were a season high for the Rangers and resulted in three RBI.
"I'm just trying to...
Veteran Kevin Kouzmanoff, who nearly won a roster spot in spring training, had his contract purchased from Round Rock and joined the club in Boston.
The Florida Marlins likely saw the addition of Kevin Kouzmanoff to the organization as an option at Triple-A. Instead the 31-year-old infielder is putting on a power display this spring.
Kouzmanoff hit his third home run of the spring on Tuesday, combined with his three doubles he now has a .400 batting average.
Reading too much into spring training numbers is always dangerous especially...
Kevin Kouzmanoff was just signed to a minor league deal by the Kansas City Royals, Adam Rubin speculated that the Mets may be looking for a RH power bat for the bench who played 1b/3b making Kouz a perfect fit especially when you consider he played under this front office in San Diego. It's also believed that they wouldn't promote a youngster for the bench, instead opting...
KANSAS CITY, MO The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms with third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff on a minor league contract for the 2012 season. The contract includes an invitation to Royals Major League Spring Training camp in Surprise, Ariz.
The 30-year-old Kouzmanoff (KOOZ-mah-nahf) combined to play 73 games for the Oakland Athletics and Colorado...
The Kansas City Royals have reached an agreement with third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff on a minor league contract.
The deal includes an invitation to spring training.
Kouzmanoff split time with Oakland and Colorado last season, batting .235 with seven homers and 33 RBIs in 73 games.
The six-year veteran has 85 homers and 361 RBIs for his career.
With Mike Moustakas engrained...
Third baseman Kevin Kouzmanoff and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms on a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training.
The team announced the deal Saturday. Terms were not disclosed.
Kouzmanoff hit .235 with seven homers and 33 RBIs in 73 games for Oakland and Colorado last season. He's a career .255 hitter over six seasons that included stops...
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January 14, 2012
The Kansas City Royals have signed Kevin Kouzmanoff to a minor league deal, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reports.
If Kouzmanoff makes the Major League roster, he will earn $1mm and can earn and additional $300k in performance bonuses based on an unknown number of plate appearances. In addition, if Kouzmanoff is not on the Major League roster by May 1, he can opt out and become a free agent...