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Cold6/3/2013 10:40:00 AM
Description: Mariners catcher Kelly Shoppach is just 3-for-20 (.150) versus White Sox starter John Danks.
Insight: Shoppach is 2-for-24 over his last six games and with this matchup should be sitting on your bench - not in your lineup.
 
9/2/2012 9:24:00 AM
Description: Mets catcher Kelly Shoppach has been fantastic in his short stint with the team, batting .346 with two homers and seven RBIs.
Insight: Shoppach has also owned Marlins starter Mark Buehrle in 18 at-bats, picking up eight hits and four homers. NL-only and deeper league owners should get Shoppach in the lineup Sunday.
 
8/15/2012 8:04:00 PM
Description: The Mets have activated newly-acquired catcher Kelly Shoppach. Boston traded Shoppach to New York Tuesday for a player to be named later.
Insight: Shoppach accumulated a .250 average with five homers and 17 RBI in limited action with the Red Sox earlier in the year. He might get a few more opportunities in New York than he did in Boston but he's still unlikely to carry much fantasy value.
 
6/27/2012 9:55:00 AM
Description: Under no circumstances should backup Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach start against Toronto's Ricky Romero. He's faced him 15 times and is still looking for his first hit.
Insight: Starter Jarrod Saltalamacchia is just 2-for-his-last-15, but he did homer on Tuesday night and is a career .286 hitter versus Romero.
 
6/19/2012 10:00:00 AM
Description: Backup Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach "owns" Miami lefty Mark Buehrle, batting .438 against the Marlins scheduled starter with three homers and eight RBI in just 16 at-bats.
Insight: While Jarrod Saltalamacchia is the Boston everyday catcher, the last time Buehrle faced Boston manager Bobby Valentine started Shoppach and he went 2-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI against Buehrle. He'll likely play him tonight too.
 
6/12/2012 10:26:00 AM
Description: Backup Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach "owns" Miami lefty Mark Buehrle, batting .385 against the Marlins scheduled starter with three homers and seven RBI in just 13 at-bats.
Insight: While Jarrod Saltalamacchia is the Boston everyday catcher, if manager Bobby Valentine sticks Shoppach in the lineup, you will know why and should jump on the chance to start him.
 
Hot4/24/2012 10:28:00 AM
Description: Backup Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach "owns" Minnesota starter Nick Blackburn, batting .500 against the Twins scheduled starter with three homers and five RBI in 16 at-bats.
Insight: The Boston catcher is batting .375 in limited opportunities, but if manager Bobby Valentine is paying attention to the numbers (Jarrod Saltalamacchia 0-for-3 vs. Blackburn) he'll be in tonight's starting lineup. If he starts, he'd be a great one-day option.
 
4/13/2012 7:13:00 PM
Description: Kelly Shoppach was the hero in Boston's home opener against the Rays. Shoppach led the Red Sox with three hits (including a pair of doubles) in his four at bats Friday.
Insight: The Boston catcher also had a couple of RBIs in the Red Sox's 12-2 win. Shoppach is off to a hot start (.364) but he faces an uphill battle for playing time against starting backstop Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
 
9/12/2010 8:02:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 1-for-3 with a home run, two RBI, walk and two runs on Saturday against the Blue Jays.
Insight: Shoppach hit his fourth home run of the season and now has 14 RBI in 54 games this year. (RapidDraft.com)
 
8/14/2010 7:40:00 PM
Description: Kelly Shoppach homered twice and drove in five runs in a win over Baltimore today.
Insight: It's amazing that a player with as much power as Shoppach only had one home run before this game. He can be used in two-catcher AL-Only leagues but that's it.
 
7/1/2010 8:54:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI on Wednesday against the Red Sox.
Insight: Shoppach now has five RBI in 18 games so far this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/25/2010 8:10:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 3-for-4 with a double, home run, RBI and a run scored on Thursday against the Padres.
Insight: Shoppach has four hits in his last six at-bats as he is now batting .290 with a home run and three RBI in 15 games this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/23/2010 8:54:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 2-for-3 with two home runs, four RBI and two runs scored on Monday against the Red Sox.
Insight: Shoppach has had a strong Spring as is batting .375 with four home runs and eight RBI. (SportsBuff.com)
 
3/1/2010 8:26:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay Online reports that Shoppach has been very impressive so far for the Rays.
Insight: Shoppach was acquired from the Indians in the offseason and is battling Dioner Navarro for the starting catcher job. (SportsBuff.com)
 
9/28/2009 9:02:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and a run scored against the Orioles on Sunday.
Insight: Shoppach hit his 12th home run of the season and now has a four game hitting streak. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/10/2009 8:35:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 1-for-3 with a home run, five RBI and two walks in the Indians' win over the White Sox on Thursday.
Insight: Shoppach is batting only .199 on the season but now has seven home runs and 24 RBI. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/25/2009 12:55:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI in the Indians' loss to the Pirates on Wednesday.
Insight: Shoppach has six home runs and 19 RBI so far this season but is batting only .199. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/27/2009 1:15:00 AM
Description: Shoppach went 1-for-4 with a home run and RBI in the Indians' victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday.
Insight: Shoppach homered for the second time in his last five games and now has four home runs and ten RBI so far this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
1/12/2009 8:17:00 PM
Description: MLB.com reports that the Indians avoided arbitration and re-signed Shoppach to a one-year contract.
Insight: Shoppach filled in very nicely for an injured Victor Martinez last season, leading all A.L. catchers with 21 home runs. (SportsBuff.com)
 

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