Joe Kelly News Archive
Kelly was pulled from Friday's game "as a precaution," ESPN Boston's Gordon Edes reports.
Kelly was beat up for seven hits and seven earned runs while walking six and striking out three in four innings against Houston on Sunday.
Kelly tossed six innings of five-hit, two-run ball in a no-decision Tuesday against the Reds. He also walked three and struck out four.
Kelly had a sparkling Red Sox debut Wednesday against his former team. He gave up a run on three hits while walking four and striking out two over seven innings.
Updating a previous report, Kelly will remain in Wednesday night's game despite suffering an apparent leg injury, MLB.com's Ian Browne reports.
Kelly left Wednesday's game against the Cardinals after appearing to have suffered a lower leg injury, Sean McAdam of CSNNE.com reports.
Kelly will make his Red Sox debut Wednesday against the Cardinals, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.
The Cardinals agreed to trade Kelly to the Red Sox on Thursday along with Allen Craig in exchange for John Lackey, Peter Gammons of MLB Network reports.
Kelly fell to 2-2 Wednesday after he allowed four runs on seven hits, walking one and striking out five over five innings against the Padres.