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Arizona Diamondbacks NL West
Carson Kelly • #18 • C
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'2", 220 lbs.
Born:Jul 14, 1994 (25 yrs) in Chicago, IL
Hometown:Portland, OR
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by St. Louis in 2012 (2/86).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with St. Louis in 2018.
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Scouting Report
Is a quality receiver with soft hands and a strong throwing arm, making him a solid defensive catcher. At the dish, he has some untapped power and the ability to draw walks. Does not have natural hitting ability, so he will always struggle to keep his batting average respectable in Major League Baseball. Must improve his approach at the dish.
Long Range Potential: Solid catcher with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
MiLB Minor League Baseball Gold Glove Award 2015
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