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Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly’s wife wanted to marry Derek Jeter

Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly’s wife, Ashley, just didn’t get what she hoped for. You see, Ashley had the hots for New York Yankees star Derek Jeter who retired on Sunday. In fact, at one time, she wanted to marry him. Check out Ashley's awesome tweet:  
Via Speleb
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Kelly’s Wife Has Awesome Tweet About Husband’s Derek Jeter Selfie

The Boston Red Sox and all of baseball bid Derek Jeter farewell Sunday. Joe Kelly did so in a unique way. The Sox threw Jeter a retirement party prior to Sunday’s game, and that pregame ceremony included members of the team greeting Jeter on the field. Kelly — who faced Jeter on Saturday afternoon — brought his cell phone out to the diamond with him. When it was Kelly’s turn...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

What can Joe Kelly give the Red Sox in 2015?

Joe Kelly has been a steady starter down the stretch, but the Red Sox want him to throw more breaking balls. Could a change in pitch usage aid Kelly in 2015? Joe Kelly is one of the more unheralded players the Red Sox added before the trade deadline, and his importance to the club’s 2015 outlook is hard to overstate. Outside of Clay Buchholz, the 26-year-old, who is pitching in...
Via Fire Brand AL
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Kelly: stopgap or solution?

Ian VesceraContributing writerWhen Joe Kelly threw 7 innings of 2 run, 2 hit ball last night, he showed just how dominant he can be on any given night. Although his Red Sox ERA is higher than he would like at 4.00, he has definitely passed his audition to be a part of the rotation next year.At only age 26, Joe Kelly should be entering the prime of his career. He will have a lot of...
Via RedSoxLife
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Kelly Adding Positive Twist To Red Sox’s Otherwise Tough Situation

Joe Kelly is the freshman hanging out with the older kids. You could say he’s the Mitch Kramer of the Boston Red Sox. As the Red Sox’s other up-and-coming starting pitchers fail to make an impact, Kelly continues to show why he’s an important part of Boston’s 2015 plans. It’s easy to forget that Kelly isn’t much older than Boston’s other young pitchers — he turned...
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Kelly Takes Old-School Approach To Preparing For Starts (Video)

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Joe Kelly takes an old-school approach to preparing for starts. The right-hander likes to physically write down notes and jot down any and every tendency that a hitter has, whether it be a player struggling with a certain pitch or a player jumping at the first ball he sees. “I was never good at taking notes in college, I got bad grades,” Kelly...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Kelly On Rough Outing Vs. Astros: ‘I Wasn’t Very Good Today’ (Video)

Joe Kelly’s first career start at Fenway Park didn’t go as planned for the Boston Red Sox right-hander. After two solid road outings with Boston, Kelly struggled mightily at home, surrendering seven runs on a career-high six walks and seven hits in four innings. It was a brutal day for Kelly, and a Xander Bogaerts misplay certainly didn’t help matters, but the right-hander...
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Kelly doesn’t look thrilled to be in Boston

Well if this isn’t the saddest thing I’ve ever seen. The same Joe Kelly who we grew to know and love for his hilarious personality now looks like a sick puppy on a Sarah McLachlan infomercial after being traded to Boston. Even Allen Craig, following a double in his Red Sox debut the other night, [...]
Via The Cardinal Conclave
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals are "looking for offense not Peavy"

In case you missed it, there was a lot of buzz surrounding the Cardinals and Jake Peavy yesterday, with Gordon Edes, Peter Gammons and Jayson Stark all reporting the Cards interest in the Red Sox pitcher.  Jon Morosi even indicated that the Cards and Red Sox were in active trade talks regarding Peavy.However, Derrick Goold of the Post-Dispatch put the brakes on that talk with a...
Via Cardinals Fan in Cubs Land
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals' Joe Kelly headed to DL. Who will take his place?

Joe Kelly injured his hamstring today trying to beat out a bunt, leaving the Cardinals with a hole in their starting rotation.  Who are the candidates to replace Kelly?  Let's take a look.Carlos MartinezMartinez, who lost out to Kelly for the 5th starter job, would be the obvious choice to replace him in the starting rotation.  However, there are some factors working against...
Via Cardinals Fan in Cubs Land
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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