Northbrook’s Jason Kipnis Signs 6-Year Deal with Indians

The GBN alum’s contract extension is for $52.5 million

Northbrook native and Glenbrook North graduate Jason Kipnis has signed a six-year, $52.5 million contract extension with the Cleveland Indians, according to ESPN.

Kipnis is a 2005 GBN graduate and former PAC-10 Player of the Year at Arizona State University. He played his first major league game with the Indians in 2011.

ESPN calls him “one of the American League’s rising stars last season … he led the Indians in runs, hits, RBIs and steals.”

You can read the full ESPN story here.

Craig Heisner April 05, 2014 at 09:50 AM
Leave it to the amazing foundation from NB Baseball.
Gigi April 05, 2014 at 10:16 AM
Congratulations! It's great to see one of our own living the dream!


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »