- Full name Kelby Aaron Tomlinson
- Born 06/16/1990 in Chickasha, OK
- Profile Ht.: 6'2" / Wt.: 175 / Bats: R / Throws: R
- School Texas Tech
- Debut 08/03/2015
Drafted in the 12th round (387th overall) by the San Francisco Giants in 2011.
View Draft ReportShortstop Kelby Tomlinson starred for two years at Seward County (Kan.) CC and then in the Jayhawk League last summer, where he rated as the top position prospect and led Liberal to the National Baseball Congress World Series championship. His speed is his only plus tool, but he's a steady defender at short and has a patient approach at the plate. A 6-foot-3, 175-pound righthanded hitter, he'll never have much pop and will need to get stronger so pitchers won't pound him inside in pro ball.
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- Rated Best Baserunner in the Eastern League in 2014