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Keith SmithHigh 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 [64.291]PlacePalmetto,Florida
CollegeState College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton,FL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 7th round (124th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Texas Rangers 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
1981Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of28651631635812216391112200.215.257.313.5705111177.217.098.172.2625.086.211.221.1381.5031.43
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2822816173004314910000.210.256.247.50320386.236.037.111.2374.6510.472.250.000.0017.65
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 DescriptionRoster 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.