Kelly Shoppach (Kelly Brian Shoppach) was born on April 29, 1980 in Fort Worth, Texas. He made his Major League debut on May 28, 2005 for the Boston Red Sox. Shoppach played for the Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians over the course of his 2 year career.
Selected by Boston Red Sox in the 2nd round of the free-agent draft (June 5, 2001 - signed August 17, 2001).
Traded by Boston Red Sox with Guillermo Mota, Andy Marte, cash and a player to be named later to Cleveland Indians in exchange for Coco Crisp, David Riske and Josh Bard (January 27, 2006); Cleveland Indians received Randy Newsom (July 21, 2006).