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Kipnis heads to DL

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The Indians have placed second baseman Jason Kipnis on the 15-day Disabled List with a strained abdominal muscle. The move is retroactive to April 30th when Kipnis was hurt in the game against the Angels.

So far this season he is hitting .234 (22-94) with six doubles, three home runs and 12 RBI in 27 games (.354/.394/.748). He is currently tied for 6th in the American League with 17 walks.

Infielder Jose Ramirez was recalled from AAA Columbus to fill his spot on the roster.

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