Merrill Kelly

#29 SP / Arizona Diamondbacks / EXP: 1YRS Height: 6-2 Weight: 190 lb Age: 30 College: Arizona State Bats/Throws -/-

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Shuts down Phillies for seventh win

      Merrill Kelly (7-6) picked up the win Wednesday in a 2-0 victory over the Phillies, scattering three hits over 7.2 scoreless innings while striking out five.A Nick Williams double to lead off the third inning marked the only time Kelly allowed a runner to get into scoring position all night. The right-hander has won three straight starts, lasting at least seven innings and giving up one run or less in each, and he'll take a 3.73 ERA and 63:25 K:BB over 82 innings into his next outing, at home against the Rockies in a series beginning June 18.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Yields one run in win

      Merrill Kelly (6-6) allowed one run on three hits with three strikeouts and two walks across seven innings to earn a victory against the Blue Jays on Friday.After uncharacteristically striking out 10 batters in his last outing, Kelly returned to pitching to contact Friday, and that was just fine. For the second straight start, he yielded a lone run through at least seven frames. Interestingly, Kelly has earned a decision in 10 straight appearances. He is 6-6 with a 4.12 ERA, 1.36 WHIP and 58 strikeouts in 74.1 innings this season. Kelly will look to keep this hot streak going at the Phillies on Wednesday.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Next start coming Friday

      Merrill Kelly is scheduled to start Friday against the Blue Jays, Jody Jackson of FOX Sports Arizona reports.Kelly will flip places in the rotation with Zack Greinke, who is dealing with a stiff neck. The 30-year-old Kelly started Sunday against the Mets, so he'll be on his regular amount of rest for Friday's series opener. Through 12 starts this season, the right-hander owns a 4.41 ERA, 1.43 WHIP and 55:23 K:BB in 67.1 innings.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Fans 10 in win

      Merrill Kelly (5-6) picked up the win against the Mets on Sunday, allowing one run on six hits in 7.2 innings. He struck out 10 and did not walk a batter.Kelly was in peak form all afternoon, establishing a career high with 10 strikeouts and limiting the Mets to a single run on a solo shot by Wilson Ramos. The quality start was his fourth of the season and snapped a personal two-game losing streak. The 30-year-old rookie will carry a 4.41 ERA and 1.43 WHIP into his next start Saturday in Toronto.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Falls to Rockies

      Merrill Kelly (4-6) allowed four runs on six hits and a walk while striking out five over 6.2 innings, taking the loss in a 6-2 defeat at the hands of the Rockies on Tuesday.Kelly has now allowed 18 runs over his last 24.2 innings, for a 6.57 ERA over that span. The rookie has a 4.83 ERA and 1.49 WHIP through his first 11 starts, with 45 strikeouts over 59.2 innings. Kelly is expected to start Sunday at home versus the Mets.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Has disastrous outing

      Merrill Kelly (4-5) allowed four earned runs on five hits and four walks while striking out none across 1.2 innings to take the loss Wednesday against the Padres.Kelly allowed five hitters to reach base in the first inning, punctuated by a two-RBI single by Eric Hosmer. Things didn't go much better to begin the second frame, and he was ultimately pulled after following his fourth earned run with consecutive walks. While this was his shortest outing of the season, Kelly had another blowup outing in his start May 6, allowing seven earned runs across four innings. His skills match his 4.75 ERA and 1.55 WHIP, as he's posted a 1.4 HR/9 while handing out 3.7 BB/9 across 53 innings. Things aren't likely to get much better in his next start, currently scheduled for Tuesday at Coors Field.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Earns fourth win

      Merrill Kelly (4-4) held the Giants scoreless through 5.1 innings Friday, surrendering six hits and a walk with four strikeouts to earn the win.It was the Kelly's first appearance against the Giants as the right-hander picked up his fourth win of the year. Kelly has now allowed three or fewer runs in six of his nine starts this season, lowering his ERA to 4.21 and WHIP to 1.42. Up next, he'll look to remain in the win column with a matchup against the Padres.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Absorbs second straight loss

      Merrill Kelly (3-4) allowed three runs on eight hits while striking out five over seven innings in Saturday's 6-4 loss to Atlanta.Kelly was much improved compared to his previous outing when seven runs crossed the plate in four innings, but he was tagged with a second straight loss. It was the fourth quality start in eight outings for the right-hander, who carries a 4.70 ERA into his next start Friday at home against the Giants.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Knocked around in loss

      Merrill Kelly (3-3) gave up seven runs on seven hits and three walks while striking out two through four innings taking the loss against the Rays on Monday.Kelly was knocked around with the big blow coming from a grand slam off the bat of Tommy Pham in the second inning. The right-hander continues to be plagued by the long ball, surrendering a home run in six of his seven starts. He has a 3-3 record with a 4.85 ERA and a 31:17 K:BB through seven starts this season. Kelly will make his next start Saturday against the Braves.

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      Diamondbacks' Merrill Kelly: Notches third win

      Merrill Kelly (3-2) earned the win against the Yankees on Wednesday by allowed one run on five hits across 5.1 innings. He struck out two and walked two.Kelly kept the Yankees off the board through five innings but gave up a solo home run and a double during the sixth inning, prompting his exit. The 30-year-old has pitched well through six starts in his rookie campaign with a 3.60 ERA, 1.37 WHIP and 29:14 K:BB over 35 innings. Kelly lines up to pitch next at Tampa Bay on Monday.