Quote to note

Quote to note

"When guys like Kip get hot, they can carry a team. And he's definitely been a guy we've looked toward for that, for that big hit and that big at-bat. He's come through a heck of a lot more times than not." -- Pestano on second baseman Jason Kipnis

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