Kinsler, who entered the day batting .213 and was 0-for-3 in the game, will be re-evaluated Thursday, likely ahead of the 1:10 p.m. ET start against Indians. He's only missed one game this season, a routine off-day.
Detroit has had several regulars miss time recently, including Miguel Cabrera, who just returned from the 10-day disabled list Tuesday, and J.D. Martinez, who has still not been sent for a rehab assignment.
Jordan Horrobin is a reporter for MLB.com based in Detroit. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.