Kiermaier Sent Back To Triple-A

Kevin Kiermaier

Bishop Luers graduate Kevin Kiermaier has been option to Triple-A Durham after a week of firsts in the big leagues.
On Saturday Kiermaier collected his first major league hit, an infield single for the Rays against the Angels.
On Sunday Kiermaier robbed Erick Aybar of a home run with a leaping catch in centerfield. Kiermaier then lined an opposite field home run later in the game for his first MLB round-tripper.
Kiermaier was sent down to make room for pitcher Alex Cobb who was activated after six weeks on the disabled list. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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