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Keith SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1981 MLB Years: 1977-1980
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PositionsOF-316Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKeith Lavarne Smith
Height5-9Weight178BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 3,1953 [64.357]PlacePalmetto,Florida
CollegeState College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton,FL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 7th round (124th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (48th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 2,1977 [24.091]
OrganizationsTEX [6] SLN [3] BAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18179Retrosheet IDsmitk101MLBAM ID122422
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed72Power54Contact93XBH58RBIs57Runs78Hitting62Durability33Team.516Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1972GenevaNYPLA--1969288507864126000000000.271.271.330.6019511288.268.059.059.2720.000.000.000.35288.0014.10
1974GastoniaWcarA-2113149673141187673000000000.284.284.385.66919131496.276.101.101.3030.000.000.001.2182.6721.99
1975PittsfieldNYPLA--221013383184107230000000000.249.249.337.58611419338.244.088.089.2640.000.000.000.59169.0022.62
1976SacramentoPCLAAA-23111403711312002373000000000.325.325.546.87122043403.284.221.221.3970.000.000.005.7117.5232.82
1977Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-24104421941362451977146312863500.323.374.539.91322748466.309.216.309.3986.656.010.904.0822.1635.29
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex26of24236713164026204725000.239.301.388.68926678.241.149.239.3105.138.971.752.5633.5037.50
1978Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-of25120466781442481069135253865600.309.348.459.80721442508.316.150.221.3614.927.481.521.9746.6029.17
1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of26119448771571749613011212801300.350.377.467.84420930473.357.117.205.3764.445.921.331.9049.7819.11
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3of26613130000010100000.231.231.231.4623013.250.000-.077.2090.007.690.000.000.000.00
1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of27692713980102532226191620200.295.344.402.74610917294.298.107.236.3376.465.440.841.7054.2021.25
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3,11of272431341002002200012.129.182.161.3435133.138.032.097.1486.066.061.000.000.0025.00
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2822816173004314910000.210.256.247.50320386.236.037.111.2374.6510.472.250.000.0017.65
1981Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of28651631635812216391112200.215.257.313.5705111177.217.098.172.2625.086.211.221.1381.5031.43
1981Totals for AAA-AAA         87244225211122594132022200.213.257.291.5487114263.223.078.152.2544.947.601.540.76122.0026.92
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter53111172350282161025012.207.261.306.567347124.212.099.162.0004.848.061.671.6155.5030.43
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter911337553510031403877466883210913016111800.297.321.430.75114502553529.291.133.181.0003.093.681.192.1843.8325.42
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter61022533817001062068337883210913016111800.311.344.466.81010501942407.305.155.229.0004.535.401.192.8333.1327.71
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13149673141187673000000000.284.284.385.66919131496.276.101.101.0000.000.000.001.2182.6721.99
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter170626811621611356000000000.259.259.334.59320930626.255.075.075.0000.000.000.000.48208.6718.52
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter236713164026204725000.239.301.388.68926678.241.149.239.0005.138.971.752.5633.5037.50
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3044471002012300012.159.196.182.3788146.171.023.045.0004.356.521.500.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623395270150624631831615036.207.261.306.56710421379.212.099.162.0004.848.061.671.6155.5030.43
Average Minor - Per 162 games162600951782571483166192332300.297.321.430.75125845628.291.133.181.0003.093.681.192.1843.8325.42

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex24OF22--3811-4039.9751.77------2395.713.6
1978Tucson Toros PCLAAAtex25OF114--1936104209199.9521.75------12095.081.4
1979Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln26OF75--13533-141138.9791.84------11963.055.1
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF5--141--15151.0003.00------683.33.1
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln27OF42--72---72721.0001.71------6960.930.9
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF7--10---10101.0001.43------2429.24.3
1981Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal28OF42--65-2-6765.9701.55------6564.630.2
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln28OF9--17---17171.0001.89------2240.96.6
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF34--6221-6564.9851.88------340.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF282--4829154506491.9701.74------2820.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex24---------22-
1978Tucson Toros PCLAAAtex25---------114-
1979Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln26---------75-
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---------5-
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln27---------42-
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27---------7-
1981Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal28---------42-
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln28---------9-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-02-12TradeTraded by Rangers to Cardinals for Tommy Toms. 
* 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.