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Ty Kelly | Third Baseman | #56

Team: New York Mets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 7/20/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 185
Bats / Throws: Switch / Right
College: UC Davis
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 13 (0) / BAL
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Mets optioned INF/OF Ty Kelly to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Kelly has batted .148/.207/.259 in 29 plate appearances this season for New York. Logan Verrett was activated Wednesday in a corresponding 25-man roster move. Jun 22 - 10:40 AM

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Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Mets recalled INF/OF Ty Kelly from Triple-A Las Vegas.

He's taking the place of Juan Lagares, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a torn thumb ligament. Kelly has had a few stints with the Mets this year, batting .174 over 23 at-bats. He's only played third base this season but could see time in the outfield with Lagares sidelined.
Jun 16 - 6:47 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Mets optioned INF/OF Ty Kelly to Triple-A Las Vegas.

The Mets needed to clear room on the 25-man roster for the recently acquired Kelly Johnson and Kelly, Ty, served as the transaction casualty. Prior to being sent down, the 27-year-old third baseman had picked up four hits in 23 at-bats during his 10 games played with the Mets. Kelly will return to a robust .391/.478/.548 Triple-A triple-slash when he re-merges with the affiliate in Las Vegas.
Jun 10 - 4:39 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Mets purchased the contract of INF/OF Ty Kelly from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Kelly was slashing .391/.478/.548 with two home runs and two stolen bases in 35 games this season at the Triple-A level. He is able to play all around the diamond defensively and will offer the Mets flexibility while first baseman Lucas Duda recovers from a back injury. But there's probably not much fantasy upside here. Eric Campbell is starting at first base on Monday night against the Nationals.
May 23 - 3:39 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Ty Kelly has joined the Mets in Washington, D.C.

Kelly can play all around the diamond defensively, giving the Mets some flexibility while Lucas Duda recovers from a back injury. The 27-year-old career minor leaguer was hitting .391/.478/.548 with two home runs and two stolen bases in 35 games this season at Triple-A Las Vegas. We wouldn't expect those numbers to translate.
May 23 - 12:48 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Mets signed INF Ty Kelly to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Kelly, 27, hit just .226/.322/.296 with three homers over 117 Triple-A games for the Cardinals and Blue Jays in 2015. He'll likely begin 2016 back in the minors.
Fri, Nov 13, 2015 02:22:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Blue Jays designated INF Ty Kelly for assignment.

He was claimed off waivers from the Cardinals in late July, but hit just .259/.320/.310 with one homer and 12 RBI in 31 games at Triple-A Buffalo. He's being removed from the 40-man roster to create a spot for the newly-acquired Danny Dorn.
Sat, Aug 29, 2015 01:47:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Blue Jays claimed INF Ty Kelly off waivers from the Cardinals.

Kelly was designated for assignment on Tuesday. He'll give the Jays some infield depth in the minors.
Wed, Jul 22, 2015 02:45:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Cardinals designated INF Ty Kelly for assignment.

The move clears a spot for the newly-recalled Stephen Piscotty on the 40-man roster. Kelly, 27, was batting just .207 with two home runs and a .604 OPS over 269 plate appearances this season in Triple-A. He could pass through waivers unclaimed.
Tue, Jul 21, 2015 01:07:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Cardinals optioned INF Ty Kelly to Triple-A Memphis.

The 26-year-old had a chance to secure a bench spot on the team's Opening Day roster, but hit just .205/.319/.308 with three RBI in 39 spring at-bats. With his versatility, he should get an opportunity with the Cardinals at some point during the season.
Fri, Apr 3, 2015 10:23:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Ty Kelly singled and walked twice in his three plate appearances Thursday against the Orioles.

Kelly played second base, left field and right field today. His versatility and on-base skills could make him a nice 25th man if the Cardinals can find a spot for him.
Thu, Mar 12, 2015 04:12:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Cardinals acquired INF/OF Ty Kelly from the Mariners in exchange for RHP Sam Gaviglio.

Kelly has been added to the Cards' 40-man roster and could have a shot to crack the Opening Day roster in a bench role. The 26-year-old is a career .282/.387/.386 hitter in the minors, switch-hits and can play all over the field.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 10:22:00 PM
Ty Kelly - 3B - Mets

Mariners acquired INF Ty Kelly from the Orioles in exchange for OF Eric Thames.

A former 13th-round pick, Kelly is a career .283/.380/.378 hitter across five seasons. He was ranked before the season by Baseball America as the Orioles' No. 30 prospect.
Sun, Jun 30, 2013 01:02:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Travis d'Arnaud
2Rene Rivera
1B1Lucas Duda
2James Loney
2B1Neil Walker
SS1Asdrubal Cabrera
3B1David Wright
2Wilmer Flores
3Matt Reynolds
LF1Brandon Nimmo
2Alejandro De Aza
3Kelly Johnson
CF1Yoenis Cespedes
2Juan Lagares
RF1Curtis Granderson
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Jacob deGrom
2Matt Harvey
3Noah Syndergaard
4Steven Matz
5Bartolo Colon
6Zack Wheeler
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jeurys Familia
2Addison Reed
3Jim Henderson
4Jerry Blevins
5Hansel Robles
6Antonio Bastardo
7Erik Goeddel
8Sean Gilmartin
9Logan Verrett
10Jenrry Mejia