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Shawn Kelley

Seattle Mariners — No. 23
Born: April 26, 1984 (1984-04-26) (age 25)
Louisville, Kentucky
Bats: Right Throws: Right 
MLB debut
April 10, 2009 for the Seattle Mariners
Career statistics
(through 2009 season)
Win-Loss record     5-4
Earned run average     4.50
Strikeouts     41

Shawn Andrew Kelley (born April 26, 1984 in Louisville, Kentucky) is a Major League Baseball relief pitcher for the Seattle Mariners.


Professional career


Seattle Mariners

Kelley was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 13th round of the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft.[1]

In Kelley's first professional season he split time with the Short-Season A Everett AquaSox and the Class A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. He went a combined 2-1 with a 2-1 with a 2.40 ERA in 12 games.

Kelley split the 2008 season with the Timber Rattlers, Advanced A High Desert Mavericks and the Double-A West Tenn Diamond Jaxx. He went a combined 3-1 with a 1.88 ERA and 15 saves in 49 games.

During 2009 spring training Kelley want 0-1 with a 7.71 ERA in 13 games. Even though Kelly's number's weren't stealer, manager Don Wakamatsu liked what he saw in Kelley and placed him on the 25-man roster to begin the season.

He made his major league debut on April 10, 2009, pitching the 7th inning against the Oakland Athletics, striking out two. [2] On May 6, Kelley was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left oblique. [3] Kelly was activated from the disabled list on July 3 and teammate Mike Carp was optioned to Triple-A.[4]


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