Ian Kinsler is a former Israeli baseball second baseman. Ian Kinsler is an advisor in the front office for San Diego Padres.
On June 22, 1982, Ian Michael Kinsler was born in Tucson, Arizona, and is 39 years old. He was born to his father Howard Kinsler and his mother Kathy Kinsler. Thus, he has spent his childhood with his sister named Tori Kinsler. His father coached him until he joined the Canyon Del Oro Hign School.
Therefore, he had the problem of asthma at a very young age. After high school, he attended Central Arizona College, for his future education. Later on, Ian joined the University of Missouri.
In 2000 and 2001, Arizona Diamondbacks drafted Ian Kinsler in the MLB draft. Thinking he was not ready for the MLB, he declined it both times. Moreover, he played college baseball with Central Arizona College. Moving on, he headed to the University of Missouri Tigers.
It was because of the special request of Tigers coach Tim Jamieson. He was picked up by Texas Rangers, in the 2003 MLB Draft. It was in the 17th round (overall: 496th). Later on, he signed a $30,000 contract with Texas Rangers, on his 21st birthday.
In the 2003 season, he played for Spokane Indians. Also, to improve his physical abilities, he worked with the Rangers’ physical coaches. In the 2004 season with Low-A Clinton LumberKings, he began his match. Later on, he got his promotion in mid-season to Double-A Frisco RoughRiders.
For Arizona Fall League club Peoria Saguaros, he completed the winter season playing. Likewise, for the 2005 season, he played for Triple-A club Oklahoma RedHawks. Soon, he changed his position to the second baseman from shortstop, due to Alfonso Soriano’s absence.
In 2006, Ian Kinsler married his college sweetheart Tess Brady. In 1999, during their time in high school, they met each other. Finally, on November 18, 2006, they married each other. After their marriage, they were blessed with a daughter named Rian Brooklyn Kinsler. And, also has a son named Jack Jamison Kinsler. As of now, the family resides in a beautiful house in Dallas, Texas.
Body measurement and Social media
Ian Kinsler is handsome and stands 6 feet tall and weighs about 90 kg. There is no other information but, he has grey pairs of eyes and dark brown hair color. Likewise, he is active on his Instagram account named @i.kinsler3 with 96k followers in it.