Posts tagged Casey Kelly

CASEY KELLY IS LATEST PADRE CASUALTY

CASEY KELLY IS LATEST PADRE CASUALTY

RHP Casey Kelly needs Tommy John surgery, leaving a hole in the San Diego Padres’ rotation and adding to the club’s woes as Opening Day nears. Just a few days earlier, 3B Chase Headley suffered a thumb injury that will keep him out for 4-6 weeks, which takes a big bite out of the batting order. […]

ARIZONA FALL LEAGUE CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

ARIZONA FALL LEAGUE CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

The six-team Arizona Fall League kicks off its 20th anniversary season on October 9th with it’s customary load of top prospects spread throughout the rosters. Each team has players from five different major league clubs and this year’s crop includes Reds farmhand Billy Hamilton, Mariners C and #3 overall pick Mike Zunino and Padres P Casey Kelly. Who’s eligible […]

PADRES’ TOP PROSPECT KELLEY TO MAKE MLB DEBUT TONIGHT

PADRES’ TOP PROSPECT KELLEY TO MAKE MLB DEBUT TONIGHT

Right-handed pitcher Casey Kelly, the top organizational prospect for the San Diego Padres, will make his major league debut tonight against the Braves. The callup came when Jason Marquis went down with a broken wrist. Kelly’s 2012 season has been marred by injury but he has pitched eight games on three minor league levels and […]

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

A pair of highly regarded pitching prospects faced each other tonight as the AAA Tuscon Padres hosted the Sacramento River Cats and both were impressive. RHP Jarrod Parker, the top overall prospect in the Oakland A’s organization (BA)  toed the rubber for Sacramento and went 6 innings, allowing 2 runs (1 ER) with a walk and 6 […]