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Joe KellyHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Boston Red Sox MLB Years: 2012-2017
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-282, LF-1Position when DraftedRHPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph William Kelly
Height6-1Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 9,1988 [29.255]PlaceAnaheim,California
High SchoolCorona (Corona,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California-Riverside (Riverside,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 3rd round (98th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$341,000Signing ScoutsJeff IshiiService Time5.029 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-SLN-#10
MLB DebutJune 10,2012 [24.001]
OrganizationsSLN [6] BOS [4] Awards1
TBC Player ID23628Retrosheet IDkellj001MLBAM ID523260
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks44Hittable56SO/BB47vsPower56Hitting11Durability51Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007UC RiversideBigWestNCAA-1Fr17Rel19311.3222022000627.02874111195001.439.220.333.626.261.73.750-
2008UC RiversideBigWestNCAA-1So17Rel20219.3517116000617.024231851082201.9612.462.605.194.150.80.667-
2009UC RiversideBigWestNCAA-1Jr17R/CL21115.65230230001228.233181826234101.3610.360.631.887.223.83.500-
2009Batavia MuckdogsNYPLA-sln36Rel21234.7516214006130.0332316011303001.459.79--3.268.902.73.400-
2010Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAsln12S/R22684.62261880031103.010366533459212201.438.970.263.928.012.04.429-
2011Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln55ST23522.6012111000072.2562621134625001.246.940.124.217.681.82.714-
2011Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln22ST23645.0111110000059.0704033725512101.6010.621.063.797.742.04.600-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01163.68232210000131.112666548591137101.408.590.554.027.701.92.6473.44
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln15ST24252.8612120000072.0752923221452001.339.330.252.615.602.14.286-
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58S/R24573.53241680040107.011250421036754031.389.420.843.036.312.08.4174.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58S/R251052.693715220080124.012442371044793051.359.000.733.195.731.80.6674.01
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln58ST26002.61330000010.08331640101.356.970.875.233.480.67--
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58ST26224.37770000035.0411917310253001.4610.540.772.576.432.50.5003.67
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos56ST26424.1110100000061.0472928532410041.296.900.734.706.021.28.6674.62
2015Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos39ST27112.84440000019.0147616181001.056.630.472.848.533.00.500-
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos56ST271064.82252500000134.0145767215491109061.449.711.003.287.372.24.6254.18
2016Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos38Rel28004.5030300104.04220150001.259.00--2.2511.255.00--
2016Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos28S/R28111.54174130011235.0296616462001.007.460.261.5411.837.67.500-
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0111.85204160012239.0338817512001.037.620.231.6211.777.29.5001.40
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos56S/R28405.1820614006040.0442323524480021.709.901.135.4010.802.001.0004.32
2017Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos23Rel29000.0010100001.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos56Rel29412.79540540014058.0421918327524011.196.520.474.198.071.93.8003.49
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter39233.81177799800320559.255525823751222430230211.398.920.823.576.911.94.6290.95
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter23243.60105654000214405.03922021631615535427401.348.660.353.427.822.28.489-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter472.4837231400112137.212645385391145101.208.240.332.557.452.92.364-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter645.0111110000059.0704033725512101.6010.621.063.797.742.04.600-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter522.6012111000072.2562621134625001.246.940.124.217.681.82.714-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter684.62261880031103.010366533459212201.438.970.263.928.012.04.429-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter234.7219217007134.0372518012353001.439.70--3.159.172.92.400-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter634.91621610002472.08548408275011301.5310.430.983.316.141.85.667-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2294.32109416800200293.227814714128132251130131.408.520.864.057.691.90.710-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17143.2568383000120266.027711196239017910081.389.370.783.056.061.99.548-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1593.8170313900130220.02181019320871699081.398.920.823.576.911.94.6250.95
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12133.6057352200112220.02121098898419115201.348.660.353.427.822.28.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln22p23611130000001301000.273.333.273.6063013.375.000.091.2807.6923.083.000.000.000.00
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln15p24710030001001302000.300.364.300.6643013.429.000.100.3047.6923.083.000.000.000.00
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58p2429333520020001302000.152.152.212.3647235.250.060.061.1570.0037.140.000.000.0040.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58p254033451002000815100.152.171.182.3536140.192.030.030.1580.0020.000.000.000.0020.00
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln58p2622000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58p26712021000000111000.167.231.250.4813114.182.083.083.2230.007.140.000.000.0050.00
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos56p26104020000100100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.250.4460.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2014Totals for MLB-MLB         1716041000100211000.250.294.313.6075118.286.063.125.2750.0011.110.000.000.0025.00
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos56p27255010001000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1760.0040.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1188771540051002528100.172.189.218.40719498.238.046.057.0000.0025.510.000.000.0026.67
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1523160001002704000.261.320.261.5816029.375.000.087.0006.9024.143.500.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter912030001001403000.250.308.250.5583016.375.000.083.0006.2525.004.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611130000001301000.273.333.273.6063013.375.000.091.0007.6923.083.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter767871240040002228100.154.173.205.37816489.211.051.051.0000.0024.720.000.000.0033.33
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter429030001100300000.333.333.333.666309.500.000.111.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621191021500710034311100.172.189.218.407265135.238.046.057.0000.0025.510.000.000.0026.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games162248116500011002276043000.261.320.261.581650313.375.000.087.0006.9024.143.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Batavia Muckdogs NYPLA-sln21P16--291-1211.9170.69------16100.021.1
2010Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln22P26--522613327.8181.04------26100.018.8
2010Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln22LF1--1---111.0001.00------263.80.7
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln23P12--911222220.9091.67------12100.08.7
2011Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln23P11--316212119.9051.73------11100.07.9
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24P12--918323027.9002.25------12100.08.3
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P24161071119233230.9381.250.288561.5-2982.814.8
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P37151241316323229.9060.780.232166.7-4092.522.8
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P773523--551.0000.710.144180.0-7100.04.3
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P10106133--661.0000.600.103-100.0-10100.06.2
2015Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P4--21--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P25251342023414743.9151.720.327370.0-25100.015.4
2016Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos28P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.03.9
2016Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P17--13--441.0000.24------17100.012.0
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P20640231-65.8330.250.13-----20100.012.3
2017Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P54-58331-76.8570.110.101150.0-54100.033.3
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P177795595470116135124.9190.700.22251169.4-1770.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P37--1223323835.9210.95------370.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--316212119.9051.73------110.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--911222220.9091.67------120.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--522613327.8181.04------260.00.0
A Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P19--391-1312.9230.63------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Batavia Muckdogs NYPLA-sln2116----------
2010Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln2226-----1----
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln2312----------
2011Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2311----------
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2412----------
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2424----------
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2537----------
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln263----------
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln267----------
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2610----------
2015Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos274----------
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2725----------
2016Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos283----------
2016Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2817----------
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2820----------
2017Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos291----------
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2954----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege20017.31140140012416.02214132717401.8112.381.133.949.562.437.88.000
2011St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23009.0050500008.012881102202.7513.501.1311.252.250.209.00.000
2012St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.6030300005.0222033001.003.600.005.405.401.003.60.000
2012St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB24000.0030300103.20000130000.310.000.002.457.363.000.00.000
2012St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB24004.5040400004.06220320002.2513.500.006.754.500.674.50.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25004.91633000014.21698073201.629.820.004.301.840.435.52.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB25003.3811000005.15320450001.768.440.006.758.441.255.06.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB25014.91220000011.013662281001.3610.641.641.646.554.004.91.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB25003.3811000005.12220360000.983.380.005.0610.132.003.38.000
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26216.28440000014.11510101811001.639.420.635.026.911.386.28.667
2015Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB271011.0533000007.11799018002.5420.860.001.239.828.0011.051.000
2016Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB28312.63660000024.026774822101.429.751.503.008.252.752.63.750
2016Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB28000.0030300003.20000030000.000.000.000.007.3600.00.000
2017Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB29113.721001000009.2744089201.636.520.007.458.381.133.72.500
2017Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB29100.0020200002.24000011001.8213.500.000.003.3700.001.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs017.31140140012416.02214132717401.8112.381.133.949.562.437.88.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs735.20371621000083.095494864558701.6910.300.654.886.291.295.31.700
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs101.17918001015.39320512100.915.280.002.937.042.401.761.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs014.80624000015.019882510101.6011.401.203.006.002.004.80.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs003.3811000005.3222036000.943.380.005.0610.132.003.38.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2543120001000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2512000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB2524110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2512000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2625230002000000000.600.600.6001.200305.600.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs68350003000000000.625.625.6251.250508.625.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs42000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs64110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2007Big West Conference All-Conference Team (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2018-01-12RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.6m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-08-05RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2017-08-05
2017-08-02RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehabTeam Roster on 2017-08-02
2017-07-14RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained left hamstringTeam Roster on 2017-07-14
2017-01-12RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.8m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-09-02RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-09-02
2016-08-02SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-08-02
2016-07-25SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-07-25
2016-07-10SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-07-10
2016-07-09SPBoston Red SoxLowell (A-)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lowell (A-)Team Roster on 2016-07-09
2016-07-07SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-07-07
2016-07-06SPBoston Red SoxLowell (A-)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2016-07-06
2016-06-13SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2016-06-13
2016-06-02SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-06-02
2016-05-21SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-05-21
2016-04-20SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder impingementTeam Roster on 2016-04-20
2016-01-17SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2.6m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2016-01-17
2015-07-23SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-07-23
2015-06-25SPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-06-25
2015-04-12SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2015-04-12
2015-04-04SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right biceps tightnessTeam Roster on 2015-04-04
2014-07-31SPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cardinals with Allen Craig to Red Sox for John Lackey and Corey LittrellTeam Roster on 2014-07-31
2014-07-11SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-07-11SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minor league rehab assignmentTeam Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-06-27SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-06-27
2014-06-25SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DLTeam Roster on 2014-06-25
2014-04-17SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left hamstringTeam Roster on 2014-04-17
2012-06-10SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-06-10
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2009-06-17ContractSigned by Cardinals 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2009St. Louis Cardinals-21341,000-------341,000Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (3rd round - 98th overall)
2012St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24480,000-76028-2,954,887480,000821,000
2013St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25493,000-70822223,021,531490,0001,314,000
2014Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26523,000-54128413,256,497500,0001,837,000
2014St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26523,000-54119413,256,497500,0001,837,000
2015Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27603,0003.10152620423,571,283507,5002,440,000
2016Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll282,600,0004.02934816623,498,245507,5005,040,0002016-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2.6m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll292,800,000-35316613,582,271535,0007,840,0002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.8m) [Avoids arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red