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Kelly ShoppachTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2013 MLB Years: 2005-2013
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsC-949, DH-13Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKelly Brian Shoppach
Height6-0Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 29,1980 [38.177]PlaceFort Worth,Texas
High SchoolBrewer (Fort Worth,TX)
CollegeBaylor University (Waco,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (48th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$825,000Signing ScoutsJim RobinsonService Time7.132 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-BOS-#2 ... 2004-MLB-#78 ... 2004-BOS-#2 ... 2005-BOS-#8 ... 2006-BOS-#7
MLB DebutMay 28,2005 [25.029]
OrganizationsBOS [5] CLE [5] TBA [2] NYN [1] PIT [1] SEA [1] WAS [1] Awards9
TBC Player ID7020Retrosheet IDshopk001MLBAM ID431159
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Baylor University Athletics Hall of Fame in 2011
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed23Power85Contact13XBH81RBIs66Runs45Hitting43Durability43Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999BaylorCollegeFr19c1930721216504131092100000.222.309.458.76733981.255.236.375.33211.1125.932.334.9418.0056.25
2000BaylorCollegeSo19c205919951591411039403650161204.296.439.528.96710525254.348.232.432.42314.1719.691.393.9419.9042.37
2001BaylorCollegeJr19c21612345193202126942245272304.397.463.6541.11715334270.468.257.368.4718.8919.262.174.4419.5036.56
2002Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-c221164145411235110662159112601211.271.369.432.80117946480.348.161.307.35412.2923.331.902.0841.4041.07
2003Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos19c239234045963021260003583505210.282.353.488.84116644385.336.206.309.3609.0921.562.373.1228.3345.83
2004Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos19c2411339962932502264004613861207.233.320.461.78118447454.295.228.343.33710.1330.403.004.8518.1450.54
2005Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos19c25102371609416026750046116120329.253.352.507.85918842432.293.254.377.36910.6526.852.526.0214.2744.68
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos48c25915100000000710000.000.063.000.0630016.000.000.000.0460.0043.750.000.000.000.00
2006Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle15c262178112280490162530001.282.356.538.894421287.367.256.321.3816.9028.744.174.6019.5054.55
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle10c2641110727603160084502002.245.297.382.679429120.387.137.209.2976.6737.505.632.5036.6733.33
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle10c2759161264213073000115613102.261.310.472.7827620177.354.211.280.3376.2131.645.093.9523.0047.62
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle10c28112352679227021550036133113137.261.348.517.86518248403.357.256.358.3718.9333.003.695.2116.7652.17
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle10c298927133581401240003398182308.214.335.399.73410826327.280.185.306.33010.0929.972.973.6722.5844.83
2010Durham BullsILAAAtba-c30413040002000300000.308.308.308.6164013.400.000.000.2750.0023.080.000.000.000.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba10c306315817318051700207162102.196.308.342.6505413187.313.146.272.29810.7037.973.552.6731.6041.94
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba10c3187221233930112200197993105.176.268.339.6077514253.212.163.249.2757.5131.234.164.3520.0935.90
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos10c3248140163512251710116252012.250.327.471.7986619158.411.221.307.3436.9639.245.643.1628.0054.29
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn6c322879716203100052730020.203.276.342.61827587.265.139.203.2665.7531.035.403.4526.3331.25
2012Totals for MLB-MLB         76219235114282710168982032.233.309.425.7349324245.352.192.269.3166.5336.335.563.2727.3847.06
2013Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit35c33726051002001900001.192.222.231.4536127.294.039.077.2043.7033.339.000.000.0020.00
2013Columbus ClippersILAAAcle-c3313010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.2960.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2012Totals for IL-IL         186131310040061821001.213.304.230.53414170.302.017.115.2538.5725.713.000.000.007.69
2013Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas32c331032370002005821000.219.359.219.5787040.292.000.156.28512.5020.001.600.000.000.00
2013Totals for IL-IL         186131310040061821001.213.304.230.53414170.302.017.115.2548.5725.713.000.000.007.69
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7c33351071121703900124532110.196.293.346.6393710125.300.150.262.2859.6036.003.752.4035.6747.62
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40c3312000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2013Totals for AL-AL         361091121703900124632110.193.288.339.6273710127.295.146.257.2809.4536.223.832.3636.3347.62
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter5721616208361922702161015562457198728.223.312.413.7256671641855.313.190.286.0008.3633.644.033.7723.0945.43
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter46616762354341153742802219849534211639.259.347.464.8117771921921.322.205.323.00010.3125.772.503.8522.6544.24
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25892213622650052154011043002325218.245.335.469.8044321021056.303.224.335.0009.8528.412.884.9217.7345.13
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9234045963021260003583505210.282.353.488.84116644385.336.206.309.0009.0921.562.373.1228.3345.83
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1164145411235110662159112601211.271.369.432.80117946480.348.161.307.00012.2923.331.902.0841.4041.07
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter150505114168393261219269123233508.333.432.5761.00829168605.393.243.394.00011.4020.331.784.3019.4240.48
Cleveland Indians Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30289613321960043141008833330105319.244.331.455.7864081031029.335.211.309.0008.5532.363.784.1820.8447.03
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter150379407011016390039150155207.185.285.340.62512927440.251.155.259.0008.8634.093.853.6423.6938.57
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57155173512251710116962012.226.302.426.7286619174.370.200.277.0006.3239.666.272.8731.0054.29
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter351071121703900124532110.196.293.346.6393710125.300.150.262.0009.6036.003.752.4035.6747.62
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2879716203100052730020.203.276.342.61827587.265.139.203.0005.7531.035.403.4526.3331.25
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624585910226120610044177165228.223.312.413.72518946525.313.190.286.0008.3633.644.033.7723.0945.43
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258382151401269711691721214214.259.347.464.81127067668.322.205.323.00010.3125.772.503.8522.6544.24

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos22C92--5736296644635.9866.90-----1511679.367.6
2003Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos23C82--54764118622611.9827.45-----39289.157.7
2004Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24C101--6216187690682.9886.75-----311389.470.1
2005Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25C87--6444254691686.9937.89------10285.360.4
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25C722914---14141.0002.000.482-100.0-977.84.3
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25DH2---------------922.21.2
2006Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle26C20--1381742159155.9757.75-----12195.214.2
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26C40312802082025230228.9915.700.81191163.334197.624.7
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27C58444202872846319315.9875.430.75231363.925998.335.8
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28C110948725863472627620.9895.640.71371078.7811298.267.9
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28DH1---------------1120.90.6
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29C81746724763143511507.9926.260.75491576.668991.050.0
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH6---------------896.73.7
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba30C2--7---771.0003.50------450.01.4
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30C56464033241821344342.9946.110.8529682.926388.934.6
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30DH2---------------633.21.2
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31C86716254853737525522.9946.070.84261859.118798.953.1
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32C4642370294184-316312.9876.780.84191065.544895.828.4
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn32C27221961601163177171.9666.330.8713668.442896.416.7
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH2---------------484.21.2
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas33C10--677--74741.0007.40-6554.5210100.06.9
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit33C7--4931-5352.9817.43-17194.4-7100.04.9
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle33C1--10---10101.00010.00-1-100.0-1100.00.7
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33C3532291263141-278277.9967.910.95171063.0-35100.021.6
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33C1-42-1-32.6672.000.50----31100.00.6
MLB Totals for C - 9 season(s)-   C54745841623099211342733443310.9906.050.802349970.3335470.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH13---------------130.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C228--1536130181316841666.9897.31-24680.062280.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C82--54764118622611.9827.45-----3820.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C92--5736296644635.9866.90-----15920.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos22-92---------
2003Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos23-82---------
2004Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24-101---------
2005Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25-87---------
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25-7--------2
2006Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle26-20---------
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-40---------
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27-58---------
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28-110--------1
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29-81--------6
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba30-2---------
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba30-56--------2
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31-86---------
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32-46--------2
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn32-27---------
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas33-10---------
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit33-7---------
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle33-1---------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33-35---------
2013Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33-1---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege2026798185021301172800000.228.365.367.73229796.327.139.34217.7129.171.652.0839.5038.89
2003Mesa Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor232164618603120081900000.281.361.516.87733972.357.235.35911.1126.392.384.1721.3350.00
2006Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB2618394710020081210000.179.333.205.5388148.259.026.23116.6725.001.500.000.0014.29
2007Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB271335480012012900001.229.270.314.58411137.280.085.1145.4124.324.502.7035.0012.50
2008Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB281737911501700111420100.297.471.514.98519651.435.217.51421.5727.451.271.9637.0054.55
2009Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB29185681420590022110101.250.283.554.83731760.290.304.3393.3335.0010.508.3311.2050.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3016361113204130071200100.361.455.7501.20527644.429.389.58315.9127.271.719.099.0046.15
2010Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB3039000000001300000.000.100.000.1000010.000.000.11110.0030.003.000.000.000.00
2011Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB31174251000471041020000.238.333.524.85722448.214.286.4058.3320.832.508.3310.5040.00
2011Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB31410340026001400001.400.4551.0001.45510211.500.600.7009.0936.364.0018.185.0050.00
2012Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB321731781013002740100.258.368.387.75512238.292.129.1945.2618.423.502.6331.0025.00
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33164631240160001830002.261.306.413.71919549.407.152.1520.0036.730.002.0446.0041.67
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2164618603120081900000.281.361.516.87733972.357.235.35911.1126.392.384.1721.3350.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs26798185021301172800000.228.365.367.73229796.327.139.34217.7129.171.652.0839.5038.89
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs132322518315017491136103130404.258.352.463.81514932375.320.205.3179.6027.472.864.5318.9438.55
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs719340026002700001.211.286.526.81210221.200.315.4219.5233.333.509.529.5050.00

Awards [9]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20011st Team College All-American (C) ... Big 12 Conference All-Conference (C) ... Big 12 Conference Player of the Year ... Johnny Bench Award (Baylor)4
2002Florida State League All-Star Team (C) ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (C)2
2003Boston Red Sox Minor League Player of the Year1
2004International League All-Star Team (C)1
2005International League All-Star Team (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-10-31cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency33.185  
2013-09-01cCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Columbus (AAA)33.125Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-08-30cCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.123Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-08-28cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Pirates33.121  
2013-08-12cPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)33.105Team Roster on 2013-08-12
2013-07-31cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Nationals33.093  
2013-07-03cWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.065Team Roster on 2013-07-03
2013-06-20cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mariners33.052  
2013-06-14cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment33.046Team Roster on 2013-06-14
2013-02-07cSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.5m)32.284Team Roster on 2013-02-07
2012-10-29CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency32.183  
2012-08-14cNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Red Sox to Mets for future considerations (Pedro Beato)32.107Team Roster on 2012-08-14
2011-12-12cBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.35m) [Free Agent]31.227Team Roster on 2011-12-12
2010-01-05cTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($5.55m) [Avoided arbitration] Club option for 2012 was declined. 2.25--329.251Team Roster on 2010-01-05
2009-01-12cTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.95m) [Avoided arbitration] 28.258Team Roster on 2009-01-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-13ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2011-10-31Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-06-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-04-13InjuredDisabled -- Right Knee Sprain 
2009-12-01TradeTraded by Indians to Rays for a player to be named later 
2009-01-12ContractSigned by Indians (1-year) 
2008-03-07ContractSigned by Indians (1-year) 
2006-01-27TradeTraded by Red Sox with Andy Marte,Guillermo Mota, cash considerations, and a player to be named or further cash considerations to Indians for Coco Crisp, Josh Bard and David Riske 
2001-08-17Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Boston Red Sox-21825,000-------825,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (2nd round - 48th overall)
2005Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25300,000-79444-2,189,055300,0001,125,000
2006Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26327,000-74235-2,365,072327,0001,452,000
2007Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27383,400-68925152,459,737380,0001,835,400
2008Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll28404,100-60822332,696,252390,0002,239,500
2009Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll291,950,000-33314592,746,792400,0004,189,5002009-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.95m) [Avoided arbitration]
2010Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll302,250,000-31012662,812,412400,0006,439,5002010-01-05 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2010-2011 ($5.55m) [Avoided arbitration] Club option for 2012 was declined. 2.25--3
2011Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll313,000,000-261571++2,722,607414,0009,439,500
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll321,350,000-38210582,954,887480,00010,789,5002011-12-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.35m) [Free Agent]
2012Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll321,350,000-38221582,954,887480,00010,789,5002011-12-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.35m) [Free Agent]
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll331,500,0007.13238212573,023,990490,00012,289,5002013-02-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.5m)
2013-07-03 - Signed to minor league contract
2013-08-30 - Signed to minor league contract
2013Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll331,500,0007.13238215573,023,990490,00012,289,5002013-02-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.5m)
2013-07-03 - Signed to minor league contract
2013-08-30 - Signed to minor league contract
* 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