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Los Angeles Dodgers activate Joe Kelly

Aug 6, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Joe Kelly (17) throws against the Los Angeles Angels during the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports
Aug 6, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Joe Kelly (17) throws against the Los Angeles Angels during the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

The Los Angeles Dodgers have activated right-handed pitcher Joe Kelly, who was placed on the injured list Aug. 10, and optioned left-handed pitcher Victor Gonzalez to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Kelly, 33, has made 31 relief appearances in 2021, going 2-0 with a 3.34 ERA and one save. He’s also notched 35 strikeouts over 29 2/3 innings.

His career numbers include a 3.87 ERA with 604 strikeouts over 10 seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals, Boston Red Sox and Dodgers.

Gonzalez, 25, is 3-1 in his second MLB season with a 3.57 ERA, one save and 33 strikeouts.

–Field Level Media