The Rangers have added a reliever.
Texas has agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract with reliever Shawn Kelley, in accordance to a report from MLB.com. The deal features a staff possibility for 2020, the report says.
Source: RHP Shawn Kelley has a one-year deal with the Rangers and has handed his bodily. Deal is for $2.5M base wage, with a $2.5M membership possibility for 2020 ($250Ok buyout). So he’s assured $2.75M. Contract additionally has efficiency bonuses that may make annually price nearly $3M.
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Kelley was despatched from the Nationals to the Athletics in early August. He tallied a 2-Zero file and a 2.94 ERA in 54 whole appearances final season.
The 34-year-old proper hander has additionally pitched for the Mariners, Yankees and Padres over his 10-year profession.
The Rangers completed 2018 with a 67-95 file and missed the playoffs for a second straight season.