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Kinsler is now an All-Star for the fourth time and advances to the Midsummer Classic in his first year with the Tigers.
Detroit trailed by one before Kinsler sent an 81-mph slider from Jerome Williams to left-center for a 4-2 lead.
Texas Rangers starting pitcher Colby Lewis did not take it well when former teammate Ian Kinsler smacked a home run in his first at bat and waved – a subtle, waist-high, finger-flutter of a greeting – at his old team’s dugout.
It’s always nice to return to the stadium where you spent the first eight years of your career.
Ian Kinsler says joining the Detroit Tigers has been a bit of a relief so far.
If voted in, Cabrera would earn his fifth All Star appearance since joining the Tigers in 2008. Kinsler, who was a three-time All Star with the Texas Rangers, will look to make the All Star team in his first season with the Tigers.
Prince Fielder is expected to have neck surgery next week and miss the rest of the season.
Admit it! You’re bummed too that former Tiger Prince Fielder isn’t in Detroit Thursday to play in the first game of the four game series with the Rangers.
Kinsler said the scope of what leadership entailed on a young Rangers team made his job difficult in some ways.