PLAYER PROFILE

AL KELLETT

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Al Kellett attended Columbia University, but  left after one year to join the Navy in the spring of 1919.  He left the service in September of 1922. In June of the following year  Kellett appeared on the roster of the Philadelphia Phillies without ever previously playing a single game of professional baseball on any level.  He pitched in five games for the Phillies and one game for the Red Sox the following season season. Kellett had considerably more success in professional basketball. While never a star, he remained in demand as a player from the mid-twenties well into the late thirties. Kellett won back to back championships as a member of the Brooklyn Visitation, the 1930-31 American Basketball League champions and the 1931-32 Metropolitan Basketball League titlist.

 

AL KELLETT Height: 6:03 Weight: 200 College: Columbia
Alfred Henry Kellett Born: Oct 30, 1901 Died: Jul 14, 1960 Hometown: New York, NY
Played Major League Baseball REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1919-22 Military Service
1922-23 Bronx Dodgers Indep
1922-23 Brooklyn Dexter Big Five Indep
1923-24 Brooklyn Americans Indep
1924-25 Brooklyn MBL 3 1 4 6 2.0
1924-25 Eddie Holly’s Majors Indep
1924-25 New York Nationals Indep
1924-25 New York Cliftons Indep
1925-26 New YorkNewark MBL 23 18 71 107 4.7
1925-26 Pottsville EBL 1 0 0 0 0.0
1925-26 Brooklyn Fernwoods Indep
1925-26 Philadelphia SPHAS Indep
1925-26 New York Nationals Indep
1926-27 Newburgh*Jersey CityRidgewood*Newburgh NLN 12 26 33 85 7.1
1926-27 Youngstown CBL 12 29 68 126 10.5
1926-27 Philadelphia ABL 15 29 37 95 6.3
1927-28 Philadelphia ABL 43 132 82 346 8.0
1928-29 TrentonChicago ABL 38 79 79 237 6.2
1929-30 Chicago ABL 43 47 52 146 3.4
1929-30 Philadelphia SPHAS Indep
1930-31 Brooklyn ABL 36 59 55 173 4.8
1930-31 Carbondale PSL 2 5 6 16 8.0
1930-31 Bridgeton TSL 2 5 10 20 10.0
1931-32 Brooklyn Visitation MBL 15 32 24 88 5.9
1931-32 Carbondale PSL 11 56 39 151 13.7
1932-33 Brooklyn VisitationBronx MBL 24 47 23 117 4.9
1932-33 Bridgeton EBL 7 10 15 35 5.0
1932-33 Carbondale PSL 2 9 3 21 10.5
1933-34 Bronx ABL 32 50 66 166 5.2
1933-34 Dunmore PSL 10 25 28 78 7.8
1934-35 Boston ABL 35 49 68 166 4.7
1935-36 Paterson/Trenton/Passaic ABL 34 51 44 146 4.3
1936-37 New York Celtics ABL 20 23 26 72 3.6
1937-38 New York Celtics ABL 30 28 17 73 2.4
1938-39 Troy ABL 32 45 25 115 3.6
1939-40 New York Celtics Indep
1940-41 New York Celtics indep
Major League Totals 455 755 789 2299 5.1
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1927-28 Philadelphia ABL 2 2 4 8 4.0
1930-31 Brooklyn ABL 6 8 9 25 4.2
1930-31 Carbondale PSL 5 13 28 54 10.8
1931-32 Carbondale PSL 4 11 20 42 10.5
Major League Totals 8 10 13 33 4.1
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