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Bless You Boys Jul 11, 2014

Are the days numbered for Don Kelly, the Tigers' Swiss army knife?

Don Kelly plays a lot of positions. He just doesn't play them all that well. With Andy Dirks soon to return, it may be time to say goodbye to the Tigers' Master of None. The trouble with being a Jack of All Trades is that it means you're a Master of None. But baseball has always been a game where its managers love to have at least one Swiss army knife on the roster. Don Kelly has done it all on the diamond for the Tigers. His managers are running out of positions for him. If he plays a game at shortstop, Kelly's next assignment will be on Heather Nabozny's grounds crew. The Tigers' Master...
Grand Rapids Press Jul 9, 2014
Detroit Tigers' Don Kelly delivers versus Dodgers on Miguel Cabrera's first day off

Detroit Tigers' Don Kelly delivers versus Dodgers on Miguel Cabrera's first day off

It wasnt your typical afternoon at Comerica Park. DETROIT — Take a picture, it's not a site you'll see very often. Miguel Cabrera was enjoying a day off in the dugout, kicking up his feet while the opposing pitcher walked Don Kelly. On purpose. Detroit Tigers' Don Kelly hit well enough Wednesday to help keep Miguel Cabrera resting in the dugout. Carlos Osorio | AP File Photo The crowd cheered as Kelly took his base, the Detroit Tigers comfortably up on the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 in the bottom of the eighth inning. It wasn't your typical afternoon at...

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