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Hunter, Kelly apparently fine after collision in Tigers outfield leads to inside-the-park HR (with video)

Hunter, Kelly apparently fine after collision in Tigers outfield leads to inside-the-park HR (with video)

DETROIT — Only two people in a stadium full of 30,000-plus people were unaware of the impending disaster. The rest were staring, transfixed, as the two outfielders raced headlong toward each other — and a collision — with the inevitability of two demolition derby cars. “It looked like it could be a problem,” said Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus, as he watched his center fielder, Don Kelly, on a collision course with right fielder Torii Hunter, both chasing after a long fly ball off the bat of Lorenzo Cain in the seventh inning of Monday’s game. “And that happens sometimes in...
Bless You Boys Sep 9, 2014

Why Don Kelly plays more often than you think he should

If you're looking for statistics to explain the gift that Don Kelly has provided the Tigers, look elsewhere. They don't apply. DETROIT — Don Kelly is one of the nicest, most sincere people you'll meet on the Tigers' roster. He fights for a spot on the roster every season, and every season, at some point Kelly has played for the Tigers in each of the last six seasons. He's the only active player in Major League Baseball to have played every position in the majors, including pitcher. Kelly hasn't hit a home run this season. He has just four doubles, a triple, and six RBI on 38 hits in 147...
Grand Rapids Press Sep 9, 2014
Video: Lorenzo Cain hits inside-the-park homer after nasty collision between Torii Hunter, Don Kelly

Video: Lorenzo Cain hits inside-the-park homer after nasty collision between Torii Hunter, Don Kelly

Making just his fifth start in center field this season, Don Kelly was involved in a nasty collision with Torii Hunter in the seventh inning Monday while trying to track down a fly ball. Your browser does not support iframes. Tigers outfielder Torii Hunter remains on the ground after colliding with Don Kelly in the seventh inning Monday night.Courtesy of MLB.TV  DETROIT -- Detroit Tigers utility player Don Kelly wasn't worried about the inside-the-park home run. He was worried about his teammate, Torii Hunter. Making just his fifth start in center field this...
Detroit News Sep 8, 2014

Tigers' Torii Hunter, Don Kelly narrowly avoid serious injury during outfield collision

Don Kelly could see Torii Hunter running toward him. He knew they were on a collision course — and he tried to swerve. But there wasn't enough time.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 8, 2014
WATCH: Tigers' Don Kelly chases glove instead of ball on inside-the-park homer by Royals' Lorenzo Cain

WATCH: Tigers' Don Kelly chases glove instead of ball on inside-the-park homer by Royals' Lorenzo Cain

Tigers beat Royals to gain ground in AL Central despite giving up homer on wacky inside-the-park homer.
Detroit Free Press Sep 7, 2014

Tigers-Giants lineups: Kelly, Romine in as Lobstein takes mound

The Detroit Tigers have Don Kelly in centerfield, batting sixth, and Andrew Romine at shortstop, batting ninth, as they try to avoid a sweep at the hands of the San Francisco Giants (8 p.m., ESPN).
KFFL Aug 23, 2014

Tigers | Don Kelly dealing with injury

Detroit Tigers OF Don Kelly (shoulder) has been receiving treatment for a shoulder injury he ...

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