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Bud SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1997-2007 MLB Years: 2001-2002
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-133Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Allan Smith
Height6-0Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 23,1979 [38.185]PlaceTorrance,California
High SchoolSt. John Bosco (Bellflower,CA)
CollegeLos Angeles Harbor College (Wilmington,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 4th round (108th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 9th round (265th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsChuck Fick
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-MLB-#39 ... 2001-SLN-#1
MLB DebutJune 10,2001 [21.231]
OrganizationsSLN [5] PHI [3] MIN [1] Awards8Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID1461Retrosheet IDsmitb004MLBAM ID406873
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks64Hittable49SO/BB58vsPower49Hitting28Durability48Team.515Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-ST18335.1814140000064.0854737934652001.8511.891.264.769.091.91.500-
1999Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-ST19412.83990000054.0532017416592101.288.830.672.679.833.69.800-
1999Potomac CannonsCaroA+sln-ST19492.96181800000103.0914734232934001.197.930.172.798.102.91.308-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST08102.92272700000157.014467516481526101.228.240.342.758.693.17.444-
2000Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln4ST201212.32181803300108.29332285271025001.107.700.412.248.453.78.923-
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST20512.15981000054.0402413415340001.016.630.662.485.632.27.833-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01722.26272613300162.113356419421365001.077.340.502.327.513.24.895-
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln25ST21852.75171700000108.01143833628781101.319.500.502.336.502.79.615-
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln51,52ST21633.8316142111084.27940361224590011.228.401.282.556.272.46.6674.38
2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln25ST22302.13660000038.033109113340001.217.820.243.088.052.621.000-
2002Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-ST22014.15330000017.0218806110001.5610.90--3.125.711.83.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0312.77990000055.0541817119450001.328.780.163.097.322.37.750-
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52ST22156.9411101001048.0673937422220131.8512.560.754.134.131.00.1674.69
2003Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi-S/R23101.47422000018.0103304120000.764.91--1.965.893.001.000-
2003Reading PhilliesEastAAphi12ST23115.35880000037.0402322615241001.499.731.463.655.841.60.500-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0214.0712102000055.0502625619361001.258.130.983.095.861.89.667-
2004Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi50ST24013.95550000013.2136605120001.328.56--3.297.902.40.000-
2004Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-ST24016.0011000003.03420200001.679.00--6.00--0.00.000-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0024.32660000016.21610807120001.388.64--3.786.481.71.000-
2005Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-Rel25104.7630300005.25430340001.417.94--4.766.351.331.000-
2006Long Beach ArmadaGoldInd--ST26242.701091100053.0502916214383101.208.440.342.366.412.71.333-
2007Long Beach ArmadaGoldInd--S/R27215.04541000025.033151405120001.5211.88--1.804.322.40.667-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter784.95272431120132.214679731646810141.459.901.093.125.491.76.4671.48
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter42243.0911510963300623.26012662153720052815201.288.650.532.887.602.64.636-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1782.70393540000225.0216886811671611101.258.590.442.666.402.40.680-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1323.09262603300145.2133555011421266001.208.220.682.597.783.00.867-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5102.86272520000134.011456432411174001.157.580.132.737.782.85.333-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter412.83990000054.0532017416592101.288.830.672.679.833.69.800-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter335.1814140000064.0854737934652001.8511.891.264.769.091.91.500-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter453.4515132100078.0834430219503101.309.540.232.185.742.63.444-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter784.95272431120132.214679731646810141.459.901.093.125.491.76.467-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12134.95454052230220.024213112127761340271.459.901.093.125.491.76.4801.48
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1583.09403821100220.0211947613701865101.288.650.532.887.602.64.652-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln4p201823461016004100100.261.357.435.79210228.227.174.348.34614.293.570.253.5723.0033.33
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-p20916130002003502000.188.316.188.5043021.273.000.188.25614.2923.811.670.000.000.00
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2739591018007602100.231.340.333.67313249.242.102.282.30914.2912.240.862.0439.0022.22
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln25p211929362018100503101.207.200.379.57911333.208.172.207.2380.0015.150.003.0329.0050.00
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln51,52p211525040001001502000.160.192.160.3524028.200.000.040.1643.5717.865.000.000.000.00
2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln25p2269122001000000000.222.222.444.666429.222.222.222.2790.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52p221014031001001403001.214.267.286.5534118.300.072.143.2505.5622.224.000.000.0033.33
2003Reading PhilliesEastAAphi122384000000000002000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2539071002002905001.179.220.205.4258146.233.026.077.0004.3519.574.500.000.0014.29
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6081917502171071107201.210.267.346.61328797.214.136.235.0007.2211.341.572.0640.5041.18
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3454511401111031005101.204.241.333.57418563.227.129.204.0004.7615.873.331.5954.0045.45
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2627461016004102100.222.313.370.68310234.192.148.296.00011.762.940.252.9427.0033.33
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2539071002002905001.179.220.205.4258146.233.026.077.0004.3519.574.500.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games16225304560013001358032006.179.220.205.425526298.233.026.077.0004.3519.574.500.000.0014.29
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622192446140546301930019503.210.267.346.6137619262.214.136.235.0007.2211.341.572.0640.5041.18

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln18P14--271-109.9000.64------14100.020.9
1999Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln19P9--210--12121.0001.33------9100.06.5
1999Potomac Cannons CaroA+sln19P18--525--30301.0001.67------18100.012.9
2000Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln20P18--415-219191.0001.06------18100.012.9
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln20P9--312--15151.0001.67------9100.06.3
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln21P17--321-424241.0001.41------1989.511.9
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21P16-84318--21211.0001.310.25-----16100.09.9
2002Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22P6---5--551.0000.83------6100.04.2
2002Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi22P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22P11-48-3--331.0000.270.06-----11100.06.8
2003Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi23P4--12--331.0000.75------4100.03.0
2004Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi24P4---31-43.7500.75------580.02.9
2004Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi24P1---------------1100.00.7
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25P3---------------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P27-132321--24241.0000.890.18-----270.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P39--740-447471.0001.21------390.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--415-219191.0001.06------180.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P26--6301-3736.9731.38------260.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--210--12121.0001.33------90.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--271-109.9000.64------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln1814----------
1999Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln199----------
1999Potomac Cannons CaroA+sln1918----------
2000Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2018----------
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln209----------
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2117----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2116----------
2002Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln226----------
2002Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi223----------
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2211----------
2003Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi234----------
2004Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi244----------
2004Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi241----------
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin253----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB21101.801005.0414201.607.200.007.203.600.500.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs101.8010100005.0401042001.607.200.007.203.600.500.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2111100000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs11100000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Double-A All-Star (SP) ... St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Player of the Year ... Texas League All-Star (P) ... Texas League Pitcher of the Year5
2001National League Player of the Week (September 3-September 9) ... NL Rookie of the Month (September) ... Pacific Coast League All-Star (LHP)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-12-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-07-29TradeTraded by Cardinals with Mike Timlin and Placido Polanco to Phillies for Doug Nickle, Scott Rolen and Cash. 
2002-05-07InjuredActivated from DL 
1998-06-03Contractsigned 
* 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
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll21200,000-77139-1,897,758200,000200,000
2002St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll22200,000-75731-2,011,045200,000400,000
* 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