That said, even Ramos’ 68 wRC+ tops all the teams on the list. Arizona Diamondbacks traded 1B Paul Goldschmidt to St. Louis Cardinals for C Carson Kelly, RHP Luke Weaver, 2B Andy Young and Future Considerations. by Retrosheet. Kelly often watches his pitchers in their off-day bullpen sessions. All Win Expectancy, Leverage Index, Run Expectancy, and Fans Scouting Report data licenced from TangoTiger.com. Stephen Vogt and Carson Kelly have split the playing time down the middle, with 49 PA apiece, but neither has done anything positive with the stick, and lately it’s Vogt, the grizzled vet, who’s been getting more reps. Once the Wilpons sell there’s going to be all kinds of information making its way out that will show just how dysfunctional and even immoral they were. Realmuto/PHI (23)...Posted the highest slugging pct. Stephen Vogt and Carson Kelly have split the playing time down the middle, with 49 PA apiece, but neither has done anything positive with the stick, and lately it’s Vogt, the grizzled vet, who’s been getting more reps. Breakout or Bust: Will Carson Kelly Emerge As A Top 10 Catcher In 2020? Updated: Sunday, October 25, 2020 10:52 AM ET, Park Factors 2019 Catcher Rankings. “I am always trying to learn more about our guys (so) in crunch time, in big situations, I’ll have that extra experience.”. Become a Member No Thanks Already a member? Log In. WhatsApp. He’s at least as good as Sarris. I covered the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles and the 1993 NBA finals between Chicago and Phoenix and also have staffed four Super Bowls, four NCAA national championship football games and four NCAA Final Fours. Seriously though, I’m taking him late-teens. If he’s healthy, that would provide the club with a big boost, particularly given that Sandy León, who started 13 of 20 games in Perez’s absence before leaving to deal with a family emergency, is batting .119/.288/.214 and gunning for his third straight season below the Mendoza Line. He didn't hit very well when he came up but he hit .283/.375/.459 in Memphis last year. Although baseball has been my primary focus recently, I have been fortunate to cover other events in a long newspaper career. Roster% Sign In. He’s hitting just .149/.216/.340 thus far, and backup Francisco Mejía, who’s supposed to be the offensively gifted one, is 2-for-38, which ain’t good even if two of those hits are both for extra bases. We’re not all masochists or desperate to see the team discussed if it’s not pertinent. He's definitely a defense first player but he shouldn't be hitting under 200 in the majors for good. Kelly followed that with a game-winning homer off Julio Urias in the 11th inning for a 3-2 victory. But there are a lot of superfluous joke attempts and swipes, and sometimes actual misinformation, for the sake of perpetuating a narrative. “Especially for a guy who has been up and down the last couple of years and not having a ton of success, you start questioning yourself, doing different things,” Kelly said candidly. “Just to see what they are working on, so I can make an adjustment during the game,” Kelly said. Vote Up 31 Vote Down . ... Help Support FanGraphs. May 6, 2018 : St. Louis Cardinals recalled C Carson Kelly from Memphis Redbirds. He has average plate discipline and contact skills, and slightly above-average game power (with plus raw power). 12.1 WAR over his first 6 years? “Getting this opportunity here and a fresh start allowed me to be myself and go out and just execute.”, Seattle pitching coach Paul Davis, who spent the previous six seasons in the St. Louis organization as a pitching coach and the manager of pitching analytics, is a believer after seeing Kelly hit 17 homers in 538 at-bats at Triple-A Memphis in 2017-18, “I think he just needs a chance to get every-day at-bats, because he has shown that he can be a productive offensive player in Triple-A,” Davis said this spring. I don’t expect every team to go out and track down an upgrade before the August 31 trade deadline, I’m not concerned with the particulars of which players they might pursue or trade away, and I may give a few teams in each batch a lightning round-type treatment, as I see their problems as less pressing given other context, such as returns from injury, contradictory defensive metrics, and bigger holes elsewhere on the roster. Additionally, Kelly's pitch-framing is also above average, although I don't think KATOH takes this into account. Unfortunately, this is hardly a new thing for Wolters, as the 28-year-old backstop owns a career wRC+ of just 56, and was half a win below replacement level last year. All UZR (ultimate zone rating) calculations are provided courtesy of Mitchel Lichtman. Rated as the No. by ... You snubbed Carson Kelly. by Retrosheet. Carson Kelly is projected to produce wins at a league average rate for 6 years. Right hamstring strain. St. Louis Cardinals selected the contract of Carson Kelly from Memphis Redbirds. Even before the team began the season with rookies Tyler Heinemann, a 29-year-old switch-hitter, and Chadwick Tromp, a 25-year-old righty whose name I totally did not make up, sharing the job, the clamor for top prospect Joey Bart had begun — that despite the fact that the second pick of the 2018 draft had just 22 games at Double-A. Major League and Minor League Baseball data provided by Major League Baseball. Reported as the pre-2020 season number of waiver options remaining. May 24, 2018: St. Louis Cardinals sent C Carson Kelly on a rehab assignment to Memphis Redbirds. Spent the majority of the season with Triple-A Memphis, hitting .269/.378 OBP/.395 SLG with 14 doubles, 7 home runs and 41 RBI in 83 games…also played in 19 games with the Cardinals (11 starts at catcher)...Threw out 33.3 pct. I’m starting to get that comfort.”. So if I see something that seems unfair and unnecessary, I point it out. They say the devil you know is better than the devil you don’t, but with dumpster fires, it’s better to try the unfamiliar one. St. Louis Cardinals recalled C Carson Kelly from Memphis Redbirds. Reported as the pre-2020 season number of waiver options remaining. Projected to be arbitration eligible for the 2021 season. Progressed through three levels of the organization, beginning the season at Double-A Springfield, advancing to Memphis (AAA) on 7/11 before a call-up to the Majors on 9/4...Made his Major League debut on 9/5 at PIT when he entered the game in the 7th at catcher before collecting a double in his first Major League at-bat (off Bastardo) and scored his first run in the following at-bat on a double by Grichuk...Picked up his first Major League RBI on 9/8 vs. MIL on a groundout in the 9th...Appeared in 10 September games, making two starts. Note that all individual stats in this article are through August 24, but the won-loss records and Playoff Odds include games of August 25. Date Proposing Team Proposing Team Gives Accepting Team Accepting Team Gives; August 31, 2020 3:14 PM The lefty-swinging McGuire, an above-average defender who last year hit for a surprising 128 wRC+, albeit in just 105 PA, is just 3-for-28 with a homer but no walks. 0. We’ve got just a month’s worth of performances to analyze (sometimes less, due to COVID-19 outbreaks), about a month still to play, and thanks to the expanded playoff field, all but six teams — the Pirates, Angels, Red Sox, Mariners, Royals, and Rangers — are within two and a half games of a playoff spot. Yeah, Nido had 2HR in one flukish game, which is really skewing his #s since he only has 24 AB– but I guess it’s enough to drag the team’s standing closer to mediocrity. A few years ago, the Cardinals wouldn’t have cause to worry, but Molina is 38 year old, coming off an 87-wRC+, 1.2-WAR season, and likely to need help carrying the load given that the team has eight doubleheaders still scheduled as they try to make up ground following their 16-day layoff due. Author. 300 PA), was second in on-base pct. Carson Kelly ARI C R Born: 07/14/1994 (Age: 26) FanGraphs Player Page. Positions C 2021 Projected Positions C . ROS = Rest-of-season WAR, via our Depth Charts. We just recently updated our player pages for mobile and added a few new features! 3B Carson Kelly assigned to State College Spikes from Peoria Chiefs. He is a safe bet to be league average almost immediately (albeit not a ton of ceiling), which KATOH is not comfortable projecting on almost any other prospect in the game to the degree that it does on Carson. Arizona catcher Carson Kelly’s “a-ha” moment occurred May 4, when he hit his first major league home run. The 35-year-old Vogt owns a career wRC+ of 97, and was at 107 last year, but he’s hit just .154/.211/.288 (30 wRC+), while the 26-year-old Kelly, who last year hit .245/.348/.478 (108 wRC+) with 18 homers and 1.9 WAR, is at .196/.268/.275 (49 wRC+). Yadi absolutely needs to ratchet his games down if we want to maximize his final years under contract. Becomes a free agent entering the 2025 season, after the conclusion of the 2024 season. Updated: Sunday, October 25, 2020 10:52 AM ET, Park Factors 4 prospect by Baseball America. Given the small sample it’s likely that the Mets situation, one good game by a backup, is similar to most other teams not on this list. That’s a cry for help. Recent Trades for Carson Kelly in FanGraphs Points. Brother, Parker, was selected by the Cardinals as a pitcher in the 20th round of the 2018 draft…he was 3-6 with a 4.08 ERA in 21 games (9 starts) for Single-A Peoria in 2019...Received an Economics degree from Oregon State University in April 2018…took 5 online courses during Spring Training in 2018 to complete his degree...Was presenting in his high school marketing class when he found out he was drafted... Upgraded Westview High School's batting cages with some of his draft signing bonus. 10 prospect in the Cardinals organization by Baseball America. Play-by-play data prior to 2002 was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted KATOH ranks players based on their projected fWAR total over their rookie-qualifying year and the following 5 years. Yet after 131 plate appearances in limited playing time behind All-Star receiver Yadier Molina in three short stints in the majors from 2016-18, there was a natural tendency to wonder. All Win Expectancy, Leverage Index, Run Expectancy, and Fans Scouting Report data licenced from TangoTiger.com. C Carson Kelly assigned to Peoria Chiefs from State College Spikes. “It’s very powerful. 4 prospect and Best Defensive Catcher. Roberto Perez did the bulk of Cleveland’s catching duty last year and was quite good (98 wRC+, 3.0 WAR), but a shoulder strain sent him to the Injured List after just three games, and he only returned last Tuesday. By. He has average plate discipline and contact skills, and slightly above-average game power (with plus raw power). The Mets get more than their share of editorial criticism here– criticism that is based on opinions and feelings, not data.

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