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Chad SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2014-2015
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PositionsP-129Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChad Dennis Smith
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 2,1989 [28.200]PlaceThousand Oaks,California
High SchoolThousand Oaks (Thousand Oaks,CA)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 17th round (527th overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsPhil HuttmannService Time0.037 (2015)
MLB DebutJune 22,2014 [24.263]
OrganizationsDET [3] TEX [2] ANA [1] MIA [1] OAK [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID148968Retrosheet IDsmitc003MLBAM ID605477
RelationshipsCousin of Scott Nestor
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (40.16%) -- Fastball (39.34%) -- Slider (15.57%) -- Cutter (4.10%) -- Changeup (0.41%) -- Automatic Ball (0.41%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 92.13 - [2014] - 93.43
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts58Walks62Hittable44SO/BB65vsPower44Hitting0Durability53Team.474Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2009USCPac10NCAA-1Fr16S/R19343.4018414000145.0513017316385001.4910.200.603.207.602.38.429-
2010USCPac10NCAA-1So16S/R20564.4723617000256.0503428431583301.447.990.644.959.271.87.455-
2011USCPac10NCAA-1Jr16Rel21122.6619019000420.0166606264001.087.08--2.6611.514.33.333-
2012Gulf Coast TigersGCLRkdet-S/R22100.61431000014.2142106230001.368.59--3.6814.113.831.000-
2012Connecticut TigersNYPLA-det-Rel22001.4220200226.03110281000.794.26--2.8411.374.00--
2012West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet7S/R22024.38853001024.223121226173001.188.390.732.196.202.83.000-
2012Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0122.761486003244.2401514214484001.187.880.392.769.463.43.333-
2013West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet9Rel23542.1343241008172.0581917322733001.117.250.382.759.133.32.556-
2014Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet23Rel24101.3512012002120.0153306182001.056.75--2.708.103.001.000-
2014Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet35Rel24435.0022022006027.038151525221101.5912.670.671.677.334.40.571-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0533.4534034008147.0531818211403101.3610.150.382.117.663.64.625-
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet55Rel24005.4010010005011.215771390001.5411.570.772.316.943.00-3.47
2015Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex39Rel25006.7540400004.03330240001.256.75--4.509.002.00--
2015Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak25Rel25112.31808006211.213330572001.5410.03--3.865.401.40.500-
2015Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex0Rel25009.7260600008.018991260002.4019.441.082.166.483.00--
2015New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia20Rel25112.31808006211.213330572001.5410.03--3.865.401.40.500-
2015Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana26Rel25009.7260600008.018991260002.4019.441.082.166.483.00--
2015Minor Totals (5 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0225.52320320012442.0652727216304001.8413.300.413.276.141.88.500-
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak63Rel250033.7520200001.05550321016.0033.75--20.2513.500.67-9.13
2016Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex45Rel263213.06808001010.02119154671002.6118.293.485.236.101.17.600-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter008.3112012005012.120121216111012.0013.850.694.157.621.83-0.92
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter16133.741311012100328216.02379891136919815101.409.740.532.848.142.87.552-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter976.28580580019475.01215854825556101.8914.080.932.916.402.20.563-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter102.2516016002124.0186608222001.086.75--3.008.252.751.000-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter562.7051744009196.2813129528906001.137.540.472.618.383.21.455-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.4220200226.03110281000.794.26--2.8411.374.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.61431000014.2142106230001.368.59--3.6814.113.831.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9123.776010500007121.2117705175312212301.408.650.523.929.022.30.429-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter005.4010010005011.215771390001.5411.570.772.316.943.00--
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0033.7520200001.05550321016.0033.75--20.2513.500.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings008.31203020300850220.033820320317102186170172.0013.850.694.157.621.83-0.92
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16133.741321012200328220.02389891136919915101.409.740.532.848.142.87.552-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Gulf Coast Tigers GCLRkdet22P4---32-53.6000.75------4100.06.7
2012Connecticut Tigers NYPLA-det22P2---------------2100.02.7
2012West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet22P8--56--11111.0001.38------8100.05.7
2013West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet23P43--73311310.7690.23------43100.030.9
2014Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet24P12--31--441.0000.33------12100.08.5
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P22--16-1771.0000.32------22100.015.4
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P10-11-2-1221.0000.200.18-----10100.06.2
2015Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex25P4---------------4100.02.9
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak25P8--121143.7500.38------8100.05.6
2015Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25P6--16--771.0001.17------6100.04.2
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P2-1-------------2100.01.2
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26P8--11--221.0000.25------8100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12-12-2-1221.0000.170.17-----120.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P44--415122019.9500.43------440.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P16--31--441.0000.25------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P51--129312421.8750.41------510.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---------------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---32-53.6000.75------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Gulf Coast Tigers GCLRkdet224----------
2012Connecticut Tigers NYPLA-det222----------
2012West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet228----------
2013West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet2343----------
2014Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet2412----------
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2422----------
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet2410----------
2015Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex254----------
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak258----------
2015Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana256----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak252----------
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex268----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Brewster WhitecapsCape Cod LeagueCollege20019.0030300104.0584044102.2511.250.009.009.001.0018.00.000
2010Peninsula OilersAlaska Summer LeagueCollege20110.4614113000319.2102101022101.044.580.004.5810.072.200.92.500
2014Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor24019.0040400004.0654043002.5013.500.009.006.750.7511.25.000
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25003.0030300103.0311003101.009.000.000.009.0003.00.000
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0040400304.1100002000.242.080.000.004.1500.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs019.0040400004.0654043002.5013.500.009.006.750.7511.25.000
Alaska Summer League Totals - 1 yrs110.4614113000319.7102101022101.024.580.004.5810.072.200.92.500
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs019.0030300104.0584044102.2511.250.009.009.001.0018.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs001.2370700407.3411005100.554.910.000.006.1401.23.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-06-07PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers26.248  
2016-06-02PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.243Team Roster on 2016-06-02
2016-04-26PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.206Team Roster on 2016-04-26
2016-04-07PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)26.187Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-11-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.047  
2015-09-01PTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)25.334Team Roster on 2015-09-01
2015-08-20PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.322Team Roster on 2015-08-20
2015-06-10PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Marlins25.251  
2015-05-29PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Angels by Marlins25.239Team Roster on 2015-05-29
2015-05-28PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.238Team Roster on 2015-05-28
2015-05-09PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Athletics by Angels25.219Team Roster on 2015-05-09
2015-05-07POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.217Team Roster on 2015-05-07
2015-05-04POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)25.214Team Roster on 2015-05-04
2015-03-23POakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)25.172Team Roster on 2015-03-23
2015-03-16POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors25.165Team Roster on 2015-03-16
2015-02-27POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Tigers by Athletics25.148Team Roster on 2015-02-27
2015-02-25PDetroit TigersErie (AA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.146Team Roster on 2015-02-25
2014-08-19PDetroit TigersErie (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)24.321Team Roster on 2014-08-19
2014-07-19PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.290Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-06-18PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.259Team Roster on 2014-06-18
2014-04-29PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.209Team Roster on 2014-04-29
2014-04-12PDetroit TigersErie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)24.192Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2012-07-25PDetroit TigersWest Michigan (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to West Michigan (A)22.296Team Roster on 2012-07-25
2012-07-14PDetroit TigersConnecticut (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Connecticut (A-)22.285Team Roster on 2012-07-14
2012-06-21PDetroit TigersGulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk)-Minors--22.262Team Roster on 2012-06-21
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-05ContractSigned by Tigers 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24500,000-79436-3,256,497500,000500,000
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25507,5000.03778447-3,571,283507,5001,007,5002015-08-20 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red