June 16, 2021

Ian Kinsler To Retire (MLB Trade Rumors)

In a surprising development, Padres second baseman Ian Kinsler has decided to retire, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (via Twitter). He’ll move into the San Diego front office in an as-yet-unknown capacity.

Precisely what will happen to the $4.25MM he’s owed under the contract he inked last winter remains to be seen — and will be subject to negotiations between the team and its now-former player.

More to come …

Read “Ian Kinsler To Retire” at MLB Trade Rumors