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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Andrew Smoltz
Stat Years
1986-2009  [mlb] 1988-2009
Height/Weight
6-3 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (803)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1967-05-15 in Warren, Michigan   [52.319]
High School
Waverly (Lansing,MI)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #22 (#574 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bill Schudlich,Ken Madeja
MLB Debut
1988-07-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.069)
Service Time
20.072 (2008)
Organizations
ATL [21] DET [2] BOS [1] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 478 ... retro id: smolj001 ... mlbam id: 122477
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Games

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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
1988Log - Splits1212012100.006---10173712121212121212131812000000000
1989Log - Splits2929024100.0519---503652429302930292929324829000000000
1990Log - Splits3434028100.0628---1105323334353636343535396134000000000
1991Log - Splits3636031100.05202604063337373637363837385636000000000
1992Log - Splits3535026100.0930---504522436353535373535416135000000000
1993Log - Splits3535032100.03261104472736363535353536365935000000000
1994Log - Splits2121020100.0114---302221422222122212221223321000000000
1995Log - Splits2929027100.0214---703452029313029293030294529000000000
1996Log - Splits3535029100.0635---804633035363536383539396535000000000
1997Log - Splits3535028100.07251603752435353635353736376135000000000
1998Log - Splits2626024100.0219---103532227262626262626264526000000000
1999Log - Splits2929028100.0112---703414430293029293030304329000000000
2001Log - Splits36531513.9016---4205---4655567691636000000000
2002Log - Splits7507500.00441968---------313222982475000000000
2003Log - Splits6206200.00302455---------310120461962000000000
2004Log - Splits7307300.004131261---------220107792873000000000
2005Log - Splits3333030100.03271303751933343433343433345933000000000
2006Log - Splits3535032100.0324---5046112535373536353535366035000000000
2007Log - Splits3232032100.0014---703472833323233343233334732000000000
2008Log - Splits651583.302---105---35555555586000000000
2009Log - Splits1515015100.002---201241715171515151515151715000000000
Totals72348124242866.5534481110820458271398497498490493494501513537873723000000000
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started DNS Did not start. Count of games not started DNF Did not finish. Count of games not finished. GS% Games Started Percentage CG Complete Games PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context PR Entered game as Pinch Runner DR Entered game as defensive replacement GF Games Finished for PH Left game for Pinch hitter for PR Left game for Pinch runner for DR Left game for defensive replacement b1 Games at batting slot #1 (Leadoff) b2 Games at batting slot #2 b3 Games at batting slot #3 b4 Games at batting slot #4 (Cleanup) b5 Games at batting slot #5 b6 Games at batting slot #6 b7 Games at batting slot #7 b8 Games at batting slot #8 b9 Games at batting slot #9 p P Games at pitcher position p C Games at catcher p 1B Games at First Base p 2B Games at Second Base p 3B Games at Third Base p SS Games at Shortstop p LF Games at Left Field p CF Games at Center Field p RF Games at Right Field p DH Games as Designated Hitter

On Base

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YearSplitsGPAABBAVGOBPSLGOPSOBLdoffH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-Bnt2B3BHRSolo2-Run3-RunGSlamIPHRWO-HRWO-HPHXBHTBRBIHR RBIRBI outRBI HRRBIHR%BBBB4BB 1BOBB BLBB LdIBBHBPROECI
1988Log - Splits12297260.285.369.473.8431096874474701152106310000227123341511544.1233610144230
1989Log - Splits29847756.212.280.319.5982342141601121314743031586011005482417224102433.3372151611822130
1990Log - Splits34966858.240.310.358.6682972382061502917743152099200004563079533103334.749017201153140
1991Log - Splits36947849.243.305.360.66528623720614561145838716112301002613068924142426.977718171211340
1992Log - Splits351021921.224.287.332.61929125320614569137139517106100003613067225112534.728023180205590
1993Log - Splits351028905.230.309.369.6783142512081342318524562313910000174334933473436.561002219119126100
1994Log - Splits21568503.239.307.378.6841721381208381122193157611000237190652682640.00488112104480
1995Log - Splits29808714.232.304.346.6502421971661171115523221567200003492476826102638.24729120218490
1996Log - Splits35995922.216.260.331.591256258199133231760452198650000666305893593539.335571401232130
1997Log - Splits351043966.242.288.359.6482982612341672021434242113440000567347883393337.5063711299190
1998Log - Splits26681627.231.285.337.622193174145106261190227106310000239211541531527.7844612092470
1999Log - Splits29746687.245.288.374.662212190168111131551394146440000457257662692639.39401140924100
2001Log - Splits36238223.238.274.390.6646557533564709275200001418872494937.501025012230
2002Log - Splits75314287.206.266.303.569837259411148012242110001518873174722.582433181010
2003Log - Splits62244235.204.230.281.51056594834444012022000001514661621212.50822011020
2004Log - Splits73323306.245.276.363.63988757556372010184220001519111271411451.851312032010
2005Log - Splits33931864.243.287.363.650264233210145211893443189711000665314793063037.9753570137180
2006Log - Splits35960882.251.298.393.69228523622114525196249423156200007763478633153338.37558120124960
2007Log - Splits32853786.249.293.375.669247210196136251713393189810000460295642862843.75471180129481
2008Log - Splits6117109.229.282.367.649332825154210712110000011040730342.86821001010
2009Log - Splits15344317.300.339.492.8311167995579862261114511000038156512152141.181822162310
Totals7231427112977.237.293.360.65341413528307421144082666386056728815497334204769604677127046314346336.4610101852061122384571301
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) OB On Base (including Homers) Ldoff Leadoff H Hits 1B-IF Infield Single (or Hit) 1B-OF Outfield Singles 1B-Bnt Bunt Single 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs Solo Solo Homers (no baserunners) 2-Run 2-Run Homers 3-Run 3-Run homers Gslam Grand Slams (Bases loaded homer) IPHR Inside the park home run WO-HR Walkoff-homer WO-H Walkoff Hit PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) RBI Runs Batted In HR RBI RBIs from home runs RBI Out Runs Batted In on outs RBIHR% Pct of total RBIs from Homers BB Walks BB4 Walkes on 4-pitches, excluding Intentional walks BB 1BO Walked with first base open and runners on 2nd and /or 3rd BB BL Bases Loaded Walk BB LD Leadoff walk IBB Intentional Walks HBP Hit by a Pitch ROE Reached on Error CI Catchers Interference

Outs

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YearSplitsGPAABOutsGOAOGO%FOLOPOFrcFCProdBuntSHSFGDPGDP-OGDP%IF OutOF OutIF Out%loc Ploc Cloc 1Bloc 2Bloc 3Bloc SSloc LFloc CFloc RFSOSO-swSO-caSo-3SO-FTSO Sw%
1988Log - Splits1229726018348980.496823782732063417.65935363.7531726202213221837231318062.16
1989Log - Splits298477565961682600.6514741721143422107138215.8525617259.83314445941656154571681274065075.60
1990Log - Splits349668586632112820.751604577182331498169217.3930019360.929861883777617953170813234047.65
1991Log - Splits369478496552512560.9816127682724914991810616.9833017765.1377578160885275501481123147075.68
1992Log - Splits3510219217192342700.871504278192391378109110.9930919561.3246589069626478532151743881080.93
1993Log - Splits3510289057032272680.8514651712114021134178919.1030618961.8268596766805082572081673868480.29
1994Log - Splits215685033861211520.807829451522687684916.3316510860.417227463340254934113892234678.76
1995Log - Splits298087145541861751.069840371633816135127216.6723812365.9204407533663750361931464565275.65
1996Log - Splits359959227262312191.0513058311803917124136520.0027717361.6318597243644866592761946987670.29
1997Log - Splits3510439667332522401.0514646481334014103186926.0930418861.836105982417656716124117151101370.95
1998Log - Splits266816274781621431.13103251510326542146222.5818711861.3242276427433354311731165356167.05
1999Log - Splits297466875221901761.0811729301622815105196529.2323013662.8316278335483053531561154066173.72
2001Log - Splits3623822317060531.133968301100252123.81743965.580171812191317957362128063.16
2002Log - Splits7531428723078671.16461110601032192931.03984767.613025317229172185661934077.65
2003Log - Splits6224423518657561.024321150600161735.29694461.1601018181713201173601332182.19
2004Log - Splits7332330623484651.29483146013440103132.261004967.11211632132611231585661935377.65
2005Log - Splits339318646582642251.1715528421816417103178420.2431717264.8354699145735971421691373180881.07
2006Log - Splits359608826682412161.1212940471016112410207526.6730215566.13745682418244694221116047991175.83
2007Log - Splits328537865962061931.071182550211481910586811.7627312668.429125076416546433719716129891181.73
2008Log - Splits61171098328191.471216307000070.00341372.34081138274363159086.11
2009Log - Splits1534431722570820.85561115522032452917.24906259.21421530111814272173522133271.23
Totals72314271129779968336935150.9621505837822693163922013887244123719.734352253263.24711018011222696106174110277643084228467711615974.06
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats GO Groundouts AO Air out (Fly Outs + Popouts + Lineouts) FO Fly outs LO Lineouts PO Putouts Frc Forceouts. Groundout with runner ahead of him forced out on base. FC Fielders Choice Prod Productive out. At the very least, a runner was advanced on the out SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies GDP Grounded into Double Play GDP-O Double Play Opportunities for Batter (Runner on 1st + less than 2 outs) GDP% Grounded into double play percentage. Double Plays vs Opportunities IF Out Infield Outs OF out Outfield Outs IF Out% Percentage of outs in the infield loc P Balls fielded by pitcher loc C Balls fielded by catcher loc 1B Balls fielded by first baseman loc 2B Balls fielded by second baseman loc 3B Balls fielded by third baseman loc SS Balls fielded by shortstop loc LF Balls fielded by left field loc CF Balls fielded by center field loc RF Balls fielded by right field SO Strikeouts SO-Sw Strikeouts Swinging SO-Ca Strikeouts Looking (or Called) SO-3 Strikeouts on 3 Pitches SO-FT Strikeout on Foul Tip SO SW% Percentage of strikeouts on swings

Baserunning

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YearSplitsGPAOBmOBPRR%SBSB2SB3SBHCSCS2CS3CSHS1-3S1-2S1-3%S2-HS2-3S2-H%D1-HD1-3D1-H%DIAdv WPAdv OutFrcROOB
1988Log - Splits12297109.3674036.70660000007846.674266.672340.000311810
1989Log - Splits29847234.2767933.761312105401182146.1514287.504450.0029321318
1990Log - Splits34966297.30710836.3631247010811132633.3316866.675838.46014291920
1991Log - Splits36947286.3029934.6213130011722162044.4419967.867653.85017532721
1992Log - Splits351021291.2858930.5875207700213140.3813572.224357.14020381915
1993Log - Splits351028314.30510132.17109105410162044.4411568.757653.85116292122
1994Log - Splits21568172.3036940.122200110071926.928280.005271.4307251612
1995Log - Splits29808242.3007631.40109103300172144.7414477.782528.57012411619
1996Log - Splits35995256.2579135.55963011821102727.0317770.836650.00011311917
1997Log - Splits351043298.2869732.551111009630133626.53161061.543730.00010281323
1998Log - Splits26681193.2835830.05761021012296.4510758.825183.3303221021
1999Log - Splits29746212.2847033.027610320182722.8612957.144266.6703241724
2001Log - Splits3623865.2732335.38000011003537.503260.00030.00111034
2002Log - Splits7531483.2642732.53220011003925.003260.004180.0040856
2003Log - Splits6224456.230814.29110011002250.0010100.0040100.0031446
2004Log - Splits7332388.2722528.411100110021016.673537.50030.00356410
2005Log - Splits33931264.2848231.0699006600122929.2713861.903730.0005321824
2006Log - Splits35960285.2979332.6366004400152636.59131154.176554.5504411024
2007Log - Splits32853247.2907731.171110014301102429.416940.007653.8506292115
2008Log - Splits611733.282721.2111000000020.001150.00010.0002331
2009Log - Splits15344116.3375345.693300110061233.338657.143350.00001568
Totals723142714141.290137233.1316014217186699820140433.2220511464.26818249.6914149511272320
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter

Pitches

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YearSplitsGPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalSwMsCalCtSwingsFoulIntBInPlStr%Bal%Foul%SW%SwMs%P/PAIP-SW%IP-PA%FPSFPSwFPIPFPS%FPSw%FPIP%
1988Log - Splits12297260333721104666438861564195101861623360.3339.6716.8546.2016.863.7245.778.51741054758.5935.3515.82
1989Log - Splits2984775672168233082102120634349712361603606863063.5436.4618.3248.4621.403.9139.374.450730111159.8635.5413.11
1990Log - Splits3496685890170124971462103524135185611103801347658.5541.4515.2244.4521.712.5842.949.33502139336.2322.059.63
1991Log - Splits3694784977148336052180142536152412761656526475060.4739.5314.5945.9421.803.8145.379.252631613055.5433.3713.73
1992Log - Splits351021921802155394124761465448559144619177092473762.8337.1717.9948.6423.373.8638.472.264039514362.6838.6914.01
1993Log - Splits3510289051002086386623721494452521136018516214273961.3638.6416.0647.8824.423.7639.971.963739515961.9638.4215.47
1994Log - Splits21568503481134208812917972183287249623361238861.8338.1716.0946.0722.663.6840.368.33271897257.5733.2712.68
1995Log - Splits2980871472193430701905116535653798413664322555262.0537.9514.0744.5026.063.8040.468.348327311559.7833.7914.23
1996Log - Splits35995922552762375924881271486607135518756941266166.1933.8118.4649.8825.923.7835.366.463937012464.2237.1912.46
1997Log - Splits351043966632411359524171178434561138718546772771067.2332.7718.8351.5723.413.4538.368.166640215663.8538.5414.96
1998Log - Splits26681627441734245916258343254468351179373546266.0833.9215.1747.9527.573.6139.267.842624510862.5635.9815.86
1999Log - Splits297466874015642747182692128847310521353495555766.4733.5318.0249.2521.293.6841.274.750627611867.8337.0015.82
2001Log - Splits3623822310572915629286119161348468174817468.7431.2619.0251.1525.433.8437.273.1170942571.4339.5010.50
2002Log - Splits75314287248501204813391207191413622202421167.5232.4816.7851.6633.283.8333.967.22271364172.2943.3113.06
2003Log - Splits622442358730922666256165130361536194416772.2327.7721.0458.1330.783.7831.268.41811183374.1848.3613.52
2004Log - Splits73323306138501187825362177186455639221823469.5030.5018.6253.8327.703.6736.672.42331445372.1444.5816.41
2005Log - Splits33931864531691335422581096347580130416785783172667.3232.6817.2350.0320.683.6043.378.062532715667.1335.1216.76
2006Log - Splits35960882552119360724271180435605134618226491669767.2932.7117.9950.5123.873.7638.372.666434912669.1736.3513.13
2007Log - Splits32853786471974315021211029437527112115935043961767.3332.6716.0050.5727.433.6938.772.356930111166.7135.2913.01
2008Log - Splits6117109836046630116562951412066647564.5935.4114.1644.2130.103.9836.464.179391367.5233.3311.11
2009Log - Splits15344317187331337880457140244478636224625465.8234.1816.7547.5722.013.8939.973.82281104566.2831.9813.08
Totals7231427112977101030845752181337301845161278279188972543688473131005064.6435.3616.9548.7524.093.6639.570.488575098197962.0635.7213.87
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage