Minnesota Twins
    Max Kepler
    Max Kepler
    #26 | Max Kepler
    Healthy
    Right Fielder | Minnesota Twins
    Bats / Throws Left / Left
    Date of Birth 2/10/1993
    Height, Weight 6'4", 205 lbs
    From Berlin, DEU
    College None
    Drafted 2009
    Salary --
    Nationality Germany DEU
    2019 Season
    HR
    3
    --
    RBI
    8
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    AVG
    .242
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    BIOGRAPHY  
    Bats / Throws Left / Left
    Date of Birth 2/10/1993
    Height, Weight 6'4", 205 lbs
    From Berlin, DEU
    College None
    Drafted 2009
    Salary --
    Nationality Germany DEU
    RotowireApr 22, 5:30p ET

    News

    Kepler (illness) is starting in right field and hitting leadoff Monday against the Astros, Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

    Impact

    Kepler is feeling better after missing the last three games with an illness. The outfielder, who is hitting .242/.319/.435 with three homers through 15 games this season, will face righty Brad Peacock in his return to action.

    RotowireApr 21, 9:31a ET

    News

    Kepler (illness) is not in Sunday's lineup against the Orioles.

    Impact

    He sat both games of Saturday's doubleheader and is still a little under the weather for the final game of this weekend's series. Jake Cave gets the start in right field, hitting sixth.

    RotowireApr 20, 7:50p ET

    News

    Kepler won't start Game 2 of Saturday's doubleheader against the Orioles since he is under the weather, Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

    Impact

    Kepler won't start either game Saturday, though he is apparently available off the bench for the nightcap if necessary. Jake Cave will start in right field and bat sixth in his absence.

    RotowireApr 20, 3:13p ET

    News

    Kepler is out of the lineup for the first game of Saturday's doubleheader with the Orioles, Betsy Helfand of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

    Impact

    With Kepler resting for the afternoon portion of the twin bill, Jake Cave will check in as the Twins' right fielder and hit sixth. Jorge Polanco will handle Kepler's usual duties as the leadoff man.

    RotowireApr 15, 3:26p ET

    News

    Kepler is out of the lineup Monday against the Blue Jays.

    Impact

    Kepler has started every game for the Twins this season and is riding a 10-game hitting streak. Jake Cave will take over for him in right field.