Joe Kelly

USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
June 08, 2018 - 5:20 pm
Los Angeles Dodgers and former Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly has the most unbelievable Draft Day story of all-time.
Read More
WEEI.com photo
Rob Bradford
May 30, 2018 - 6:41 pm
Joe Kelly always said he wanted to be a starter. He had lived the life, liked it well enough and knew the upside compared to being buried in the middle of a bullpen was significantly greater. Not anymore. Just months before the pitcher will be eligible for free agency for the very first time, Kelly...
Read More
Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports
Ryan Hannable
May 29, 2018 - 10:14 pm
The biggest moment of Tuesday's Red Sox-Blue Jays game came in the top of the seventh inning. Starter Rick Porcello had just allowed two runs to score, which turned a a 5-1 lead into a 5-3 lead with the tying run on second base and two outs. Joe Kelly was summonsed from the bullpen. A base hit...
Read More
Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
Lucy Burdge
May 21, 2018 - 5:51 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: NY Yankees at Texas, 8 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Colorado at LA Dodgers, 11 p.m. (MLB Network) NBA: Boston at Cleveland,...
Read More
Jerome Miron/USA Today Sports
Ryan Hannable
May 13, 2018 - 5:25 pm
When the Red Sox got to Toronto early Friday morning, their bullpen was a mess. It had blown a 6-5 lead against the Yankees in the eighth inning on Wednesday and then nearly blew a 4-0 lead in the seventh inning on Thursday, but with the way the final two games of the series went against the Blue...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Ryan Hannable
May 10, 2018 - 11:25 pm
NEW YORK — Thankfully, the Red Sox have J.D. Martinez on their side. Martinez snapped a 4-4 tie with a solo homer to right in the top of the eighth inning, which proved to be the game-winning hit in the Red Sox’ 5-4 win over the Yankees Thursday night. "I hit it, and I was like blowing, praying,...
Read More
Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
Ryan Hannable
May 08, 2018 - 11:55 pm
NEW YORK — Tuesday night’s appearance for Joe Kelly against the Yankees wasn’t a typical walk to the mound from the bullpen. The last time Kelly was on the field with the Yankees he was throwing punches with Tyler Austin, which led to a benches clearing brawl and Kelly getting suspended for six...
Read More
Troy Taormina/USA Today Sports
Ryan Hannable
May 08, 2018 - 10:40 pm
NEW YORK -- It was exactly what Joe Kelly wanted . After brawling with Tyler Austin and the Yankees at Fenway Park in the last series between the two teams, Kelly has turned into one of the most hated men in all of New York. He heard it loud and clear Tuesday night when he entered the game with the...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
May 07, 2018 - 12:16 pm
NEW YORK -- The question to Joe Kelly was just a bit outside the box: "Have you ever been booed by any other crowd other than your own?" It seemed like a fair inquiry considering pitchers, particularly relievers, don't stir the emotion of the opposition's fans like some others. And certainly few...
Read More
USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
May 06, 2018 - 2:44 am
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Craig Kimbrel had every right to savor the moment. After needing 11 pitches to lock down the Red Sox' 6-5 win over the Rangers Saturday night, Kimbrel was greeted by his grandfather in the first row of the stands next to the visitors' dugout, and then his teammates, who offered...
Read More

Pages