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Burch SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: New York Mets MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-71Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBurch Taylor Smith
Height6-4Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 12,1990 [28.040]PlaceTyler,Texas
High SchoolLee (Tyler,TX)
CollegeHoward College (Big Spring,TX), University of Oklahoma (Norman,OK)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 14th round (443rd overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 20th round (600th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 49th round (1475th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$250,000Signing ScoutsLane DeckerService Time1.051 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-SDN-#8   [PIPE] 2018-KCA-#17
MLB DebutMay 11,2013 [23.029]
OrganizationsSDN [4] KCA [1] MIN [1] TBA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID148022Retrosheet IDsmitb005MLBAM ID572143
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (43.20%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (24.47%) -- Changeup (16.99%) -- Curveball (15.34%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.99 - [2013] - 91.81
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts72Walks46Hittable74SO/BB57vsPower74Hitting5Durability33Team.528Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2009Howard CollegeCollegeNCAAFr34Rel19403.0514014000041.0332514027480001.457.19--5.8810.451.781.000-
2010Howard CollegeCollegeNCAASo34Rel201122.5014014000090.0763425027790001.147.60--2.707.902.93.846-
2011OklahomaBig12NCAA-1Jr32ST211043.9016160000087.2854338432901201.338.730.413.299.242.81.714-
2011Arizona PadresArizRksdn-Rel21004.5020200112.03210141002.0013.50--4.5018.004.00--
2012Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn32ST22963.85262600000128.2127625511271374001.208.880.771.899.585.07.600-
2013San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn38ST23121.15660000031.0178416371000.734.880.291.7210.636.17.333-
2013Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn26ST23513.3912120000061.0562423417653001.208.260.592.519.593.82.833-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0632.6318180000092.07332275231024001.047.120.492.249.944.43.667-
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26S/R23136.441073003036.0392626921460001.659.662.235.2011.392.19.2505.47
2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn0ST240218.5622000005.01311112530003.3821.943.388.445.060.60.000-
2017Gulf Coast RaysGCLRktba34ST27016.0011000003.04220040001.3312.00----12.000.00.000-
2017Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba35ST27312.43981000037.0261210120331001.246.320.244.868.031.65.750-
2017Durham BullsILAAAtba17ST27211.65330000016.093324192000.804.961.102.2010.474.75.667-
2017Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0532.4013121000056.0391715324563001.126.230.483.838.952.33.625-
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkcaRel28004.0913013007022.0191010513240021.457.772.055.329.821.85-2.82
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter135.55237160010058.05836361434700021.588.952.165.2510.802.06.2502.57
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter20143.45615830011283.2255124109218030212001.188.060.662.539.553.78.588-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter744.0317170000082.2783837826875001.268.490.872.839.473.35.636-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter121.15660000031.0178416371000.734.880.291.7210.636.17.333-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1273.53353410000165.2153746512471705001.218.310.652.559.243.62.632-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter015.4031200115.07430181001.6012.60--1.8014.408.00.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2563.164416280000218.1194102774862171201.287.970.163.538.922.52.806-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.0913013007022.0191010513240021.457.772.055.329.821.85--
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter136.441073003036.0392626921460001.659.662.235.2011.392.19.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings4115.5587266100380220.0219136136531282640081.588.952.165.2510.802.06.2672.57
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.45474520011220.0197968416622339001.188.060.662.539.553.78.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn38p2323000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2013Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn26p23916121001000803000.125.125.188.3133119.250.063.063.1350.0042.110.000.000.0050.00
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11191210010001104000.105.105.158.2633123.250.053.053.1140.0047.830.000.000.0050.00
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26p23109010000001200000.111.200.111.3111010.143.000.111.15810.0020.002.000.000.000.00
2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn0p2421000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter109010000001200000.111.200.111.3111010.143.000.111.00010.0020.002.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13201210010001104000.100.100.150.2503124.222.050.050.0000.0045.830.000.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1117121001000803000.118.118.176.2943120.222.058.059.0000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter109010000001200000.111.200.111.3111010.143.000.111.00010.0020.002.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162146016000000163200000.111.200.111.311160162.143.000.111.00010.0020.002.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622491225120012000137050000.100.100.150.2503712299.222.050.050.0000.0045.830.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Arizona Padres ArizRksdn21P2---------------2100.03.6
2012Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn22P26--7183-2825.8930.96------26100.018.6
2013San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23P6--24--661.0001.00------6100.04.3
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn23P12--43-1771.0000.58------12100.08.3
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P10736231-65.8330.500.143175.0-10100.06.2
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn24P2---------------2100.01.4
2017Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba27P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.7
2017Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba27P9--151-76.8570.67------9100.06.7
2017Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10736231-65.8330.500.143175.0-100.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P17--44-1881.0000.47------170.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--24--661.0001.00------60.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P35--8234-3531.8860.89------350.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P3---1--111.0000.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Arizona Padres ArizRksdn212----------
2012Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn2226----------
2013San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn236----------
2013Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn2312----------
2013San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2310----------
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn242----------
2017Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba271----------
2017Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba279----------
2017Durham Bulls ILAAAtba273----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010North Texas CopperheadsTexas Collegiate LeagueCollege20013.3821100005.1122055001.181.690.008.448.441.003.38.000
2014Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor24305.52909000014.21899159001.6211.050.613.075.521.805.521.000
2014San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB240122.0920200003.214119012004.6934.360.002.454.912.0027.00.000
2015Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25017.59422000010.21299157201.6710.120.844.225.911.407.59.000
2017Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor27123.98660000020.1129901129001.145.310.004.8712.842.643.98.333
2018Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28216.43826000014.013131011221001.798.360.647.7113.501.758.36.667
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs424.631569000035.030181811638001.317.710.264.119.772.384.63.667
Texas Collegiate League Totals - 1 yrs013.3821100005.3122055001.131.690.008.448.441.003.38.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs238.8914410000028.339332821830202.0112.390.645.729.531.6710.48.400

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-12-14RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActive--Drafted from Rays by Mets in Rule 5 Draft27.246Team Roster on 2017-12-14
2017-12-10RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Mets to Royals for future considerations27.242Team Roster on 2017-12-10
2017-08-27RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)27.137Team Roster on 2017-08-27
2017-07-06RPTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (A+)27.085Team Roster on 2017-07-06
2017-06-26RPTampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.075Team Roster on 2017-06-26
2017-04-06RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.359Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-09-30RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL26.171Team Roster on 2016-09-30
2016-04-09RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.362Team Roster on 2016-04-09
2016-04-07RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)25.360Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-11-24RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.226Team Roster on 2015-11-24
2015-11-07RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.209Team Roster on 2015-11-07
2015-04-11RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Right shoulder surgery24.364Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-04-09RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minors24.362Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-21RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors24.343Team Roster on 2015-03-21
2014-12-20RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YMinorsTradedTraded from Padres to Rays in 11-player trade involving Rays, Padres and Nationals24.252Team Roster on 2014-12-20
2014-09-29RPSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.170Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-05-02RPSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.020Team Roster on 2014-05-02
2014-04-12RPSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to El Paso (AAA)24.000Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-18RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors23.340Team Roster on 2014-03-18
2013-09-02RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)23.143Team Roster on 2013-09-02
2013-07-05RPSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)23.084Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-06-28RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)23.077Team Roster on 2013-06-28
2013-06-11SPSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)23.060Team Roster on 2013-06-11
2013-06-08SPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)23.057Team Roster on 2013-06-08
2013-05-23SPSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)23.041Team Roster on 2013-05-23
2013-05-11SPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from San Antonio (AA)23.029Team Roster on 2013-05-11
2013-04-08PSan Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to San Antonio (AA)22.361Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2012-06-09PSan Diego PadresLake Elsinore (A+)-Minors--22.058Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-15ContractSigned by Padres 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2011San Diego Padres-21250,000-------250,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (14th round - 443rd overall)
2013San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23490,000-77545-3,023,990490,000740,000
2018Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll28552,400-65223194,360,045545,0001,292,400
* 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