Kevin Kiermaier

Kevin Kiermaier

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/210 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Fort Wayne, Indiana
College: Parkland (IL) CC
Draft: 2010 31st round by the
  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Lightning take boost of confidence, series lead back to Tampa

    SUNRISE — History is repeating itself through the first two games of this year’s Battle of Florida. With Thursday’s 2-1 Lightning win over the Panthers in Game 2 of their second-round playoff series, the Lightning are coming off their time in Sunrise with a 2-0 series lead, the same way they started Round 1 against the Panthers last postseason. Tampa Bay has won nine postseason series and ...

  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Lightning-Panthers Game 2 report card: Complete commitment

    Blood stained the front of Erik Cernak’s jersey. Stitches closed a cut over Corey Perry’s right eye. A parade of players — Mikhail Sergachev, Cernak, Steven Stamkos, Brandon Hagel — wore a path from the tunnel to the locker room and back. The Lightning were bloodied, bruised and abraded during Game 2 of their second-round playoff series against the Panthers Thursday in Sunrise. But it was ...

  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Rays get their first look at ‘travesty’ Orioles stadium has become

    ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays have played 210 games at Baltimore’s Camden Yards, but Friday they will get their first look at the historic ballpark’s new look. In an effort to help their pitching staff by limiting home runs hit to leftfield, the Orioles moved the wall back 26 ½ feet and made it 5 feet taller. Initial reviews from some hitters, predictably, have not been good as drives they felt ...