Saturday, October 3, 2015
RIP - Tom Kelley
Former Indians' and Braves' pitcher Tom Kelley passed away on September 25, 2015 at age 71.
Kelley was a reliever for the Indians from 1964-67 (with '66 as his only full-season), then after 3 seasons in the minors, he resurfaced as a starting pitcher for the Braves from 1971-73. After 3 more seasons in the minors, he retired after the 1976 season.
He was inducted into his hometown Manchester Connecticut Sports Hall of Fame in 1987.