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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!

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