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Zane SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1996 MLB Years: 1984-1996
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-432Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameZane William Smith
Height6-2Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 28,1960 [57.230]PlaceMadison,Wisconsin
High SchoolNorth Platte (North Platte,NE)
CollegeIndiana State University (Terre Haute,IN)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (63rd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsStu Cann
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-ATL-#7 ... 1984-ATL-#7 ... 1985-ATL-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1984 [23.256]
OrganizationsATL [8] PIT [6] MON [2] BOS [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18214Retrosheet IDsmitz001MLBAM ID122473
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Atlanta Braves 1989 and Pittsburgh Pirates in 1994
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts31Walks64Hittable46SO/BB51vsPower46Hitting34Durability68Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1981Indiana StateCollegeNCAASoS/R20344.6612102310056.0583529023340001.459.32--3.705.461.48.429-
1982Indiana StateCollegeNCAAJrST21932.9716160630091.0764630071760001.627.52--7.027.521.07.750-
1982Anderson BravesSALAatl-S/R21536.8612102111163.0655348834325001.579.291.144.864.570.94.625-
1983Durham BullsCaroA+atl-ST229154.90272707000170.218310993198312611001.569.651.004.386.641.52.375-
1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST23701.65990310060.0471311023351001.177.05--3.455.251.521.000-
1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST23744.15191903000123.211362571165687001.448.220.804.734.951.05.636-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01443.33282806100183.2160756811881038001.357.840.544.315.051.17.7783.86
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34ST23102.25330000020.01675113160001.457.200.455.857.201.231.0003.77
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34S/R249103.804218242230147.01357062480852031.468.270.244.905.201.06.4743.58
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34ST258164.05383263121204.22091099281051398051.539.190.354.626.111.32.3333.53
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34ST2615104.09363609300242.024513011019911305151.399.110.713.384.831.43.6004.01
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34ST275104.30232213000140.01597267844592231.4510.200.512.823.781.34.3333.67
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34ST281124.4517170000099.01026549533583021.369.270.453.005.271.76.0773.31
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23Rel28011.50310310010248.039118219351001.217.310.383.566.561.84.0003.03
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34ST29673.23222111000139.014157501141801031.319.110.712.655.171.95.4623.63
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41ST29621.3011101321076.055201149501000.846.510.471.075.925.56.7502.53
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41ST3016103.20353506300228.0234958115291201021.159.240.591.144.744.14.6153.07
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41ST31883.06232214300141.01385648819560021.118.810.511.213.572.95.5003.17
1993Carolina MudcatsSouAApit-ST32123.05440000020.22010715131001.218.710.442.185.662.60.333-
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41ST32374.5514140100083.0974342522322001.4310.520.542.393.471.45.3003.80
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41ST331083.27252412100157.016267571834572001.259.291.031.953.271.68.5564.55
1995Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST34000.0011000007.05000050000.716.43----6.430.00--
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos48ST34885.61242130000110.21447869723470111.5111.710.571.873.822.04.5003.73
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24ST35465.0816160110083.01045347721470141.5011.230.762.275.082.24.4004.04
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1001153.743602916935161631917.019809337981225831011285301.349.280.572.734.741.73.4650.73
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter29244.377270214211443.04332472163921027925001.448.760.794.255.641.33.547-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter743.93202003000130.211862571165737001.408.130.764.485.031.12.636-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter822.0113130310080.2672318128482001.187.480.113.125.361.71.800-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9154.90272707000170.218310993198312611001.569.651.004.386.641.52.375-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter536.8612102111163.0655348834325001.579.291.144.864.570.94.625-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1273.61282629400147.013481590941100001.558.20--5.766.731.17.632-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter39584.061591283117651852.186645338545366487203181.449.140.473.865.141.33.402-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter47413.351241213171010768.0790334286571343626181.209.250.671.574.242.70.534-
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter682.7953213210102187.0180685813601152031.288.650.622.885.521.92.429-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter885.61242130000110.21447869723470111.5111.710.571.873.822.04.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11133.74413384220220.02271079114671163131.349.280.572.734.741.73.4580.73
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14124.37363517100220.02141221071910413812001.448.760.794.255.641.33.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p2393100000000102000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p23197020000000200000.286.286.286.572207.400.000.000.2590.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2810120000000302000.200.200.200.4002012.286.000.000.1820.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p2339150000000100000.556.556.5561.112509.625.000.000.5040.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p244337160003001506001.162.184.162.3466044.188.000.027.1612.2711.365.000.000.000.00
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p2543592500030021909000.085.115.085.2005070.125.000.034.0972.8627.149.500.000.000.00
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p264176610110610314114000.132.175.171.34613294.161.039.092.1613.1914.894.670.000.0020.00
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p272742371000001807000.167.186.190.3768150.206.023.048.1732.0016.008.000.000.0014.29
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34p282128350000000104000.179.179.179.3585032.185.000.000.1630.003.130.000.000.000.00
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23p28324111000000200000.250.250.500.750214.500.250.250.3270.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
1989Totals for NL-NL         5332461000000304000.188.188.219.4077136.207.031.031.1830.008.330.000.000.0016.67
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34p292340171102000907001.175.175.250.42510247.226.075.075.1870.0019.150.000.000.0028.57
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41p291128042000001701000.143.172.214.3866230.190.071.107.1773.3323.337.000.000.0050.00
1990Totals for NL-NL         346811131020011608001.162.174.235.40916477.212.073.088.1831.3020.7816.000.000.0036.36
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41p303671313300100038113100.183.224.225.44916389.203.042.085.2083.378.992.670.000.0023.08
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41p3126492620030021103000.122.157.163.3208254.158.041.082.1513.7020.375.500.000.0033.33
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41p321425020000000604000.080.080.080.1602029.105.000.000.0720.0020.690.000.000.000.00
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41p33265721210020001102000.211.211.228.43913159.261.017.018.1950.0018.640.000.000.008.33
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24p351626240003000602000.154.154.154.3084028.200.000.000.1390.0021.430.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter36255127871220321013108272102.158.180.187.36710314639.196.029.054.0002.0316.908.310.000.0016.09
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2810120000000302000.200.200.200.4002012.286.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter197020000000200000.286.286.286.572207.400.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter93100000000102000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1292569418001800649125100.160.182.191.373498289.197.031.055.0002.0816.968.170.000.0019.51
Atlanta Braves Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter17825116382101210748140001.151.178.167.345423299.187.016.048.0002.3416.056.860.000.007.89
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter55442821020001107001.182.182.273.45512351.242.091.091.0000.0021.570.000.000.0037.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games16224712395101400648132001.158.180.187.367466286.196.029.054.0002.0316.908.310.000.0016.09
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258612000000017012000.200.200.200.40012069.286.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Anderson Braves SALAatl21P12--617-323231.0001.92------12100.08.5
1983Durham Bulls CaroA+atl22P27--1554-469691.0002.56------27100.019.7
1984Greenville Braves SouAAatl23P9--315-418181.0002.00------9100.06.4
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23P19--530-135351.0001.84------19100.013.7
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P3-20231165.8331.670.25-----3100.01.9
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P42-147735324542.9331.000.29-----4397.725.9
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P38-204745145352.9811.370.25-----4388.423.6
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P36-2421543-458581.0001.610.24-----4187.822.4
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P23-1401633165049.9802.130.35-----2785.214.4
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28P31-483121-1615.9380.480.31-----3296.919.1
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28P17-994272-3331.9391.820.31-----2181.010.6
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29P22-139427333431.9121.410.22-----2395.713.6
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P11-7668-214141.0001.270.18-----11100.06.8
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P35-2281239355451.9441.460.22-----3697.221.6
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31P23-141629-235351.0001.520.25-----2688.514.2
1993Carolina Mudcats SouAApit32P4--22-1441.0001.00------4100.02.8
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32P14-8388-216161.0001.140.19-----14100.08.6
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33P25-157840-148481.0001.920.31-----2696.221.9
1995Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos34P1---2-1221.0002.00------1100.00.7
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34P24-110518112423.9580.960.21-----24100.016.7
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35P16-83113111514.9330.880.17-----16100.09.9
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P360-19171043801734501484.9661.340.25-----3600.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P20--532-237371.0001.85------200.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P13--517-522221.0001.69------130.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--1554-469691.0002.56------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--617-323231.0001.92------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Anderson Braves SALAatl2112----------
1983Durham Bulls CaroA+atl2227----------
1984Greenville Braves SouAAatl239----------
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2319----------
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl233----------
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2442----------
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2538----------
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2636----------
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2723----------
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2831----------
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2817----------
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2922----------
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2911----------
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3035----------
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3123----------
1993Carolina Mudcats SouAApit324----------
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3214----------
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3325----------
1995Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos341----------
1995Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3424----------
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3516----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1990Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB29026.002009.01461801.6714.000.001.008.008.000.00.000
1991Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB30110.6120014.215131001.279.200.001.846.143.330.00.500
1995Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB34016.751001.1110000.916.750.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs016.7510100001.3101000000.756.750.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs132.66404000023.729070418001.3911.030.001.526.854.500.00.250

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2923000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1991Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB3025000000000400000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs48000000000500000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.0000.0062.500.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-07-06Released by Pirates. 
1996-02-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1995-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1994-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-08-08TradeTraded by Expos to Pirates for Moises Alou, Willie Greene and Scott Ruskin. 
1989-07-02TradeTraded by Braves to Expos for Kevin Dean, Nate Minchey and Sergio Valdez. 
* 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
1985Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll2460,000-51630-370,78060,00060,000
1986Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25200,000-4072241386,34760,000260,000
1987Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26250,000-3061556344,90660,000510,000
1988Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27450,000-235966++392,10762,500960,000
1989Montreal ExposTeam Payroll28650,000-1971175++429,80262,5001,610,000
1989Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll28650,000-197575++429,80262,5001,610,000
1990Montreal ExposTeam Payroll29860,000-175876++515,727100,0002,470,000
1990Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll29860,000-175476++515,727100,0002,470,000
1991Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll302,225,000-84489++742,231100,0004,695,000
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll312,525,000-99688++962,245109,0007,220,000
1993Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll322,725,000-116388++968,431109,0009,945,000
1994Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll333,125,000-107389++957,101109,00013,070,000
1995Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll341,525,000-183980++999,520109,00014,595,000
1996Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll35400,000-3661259957,870109,00014,995,000
* 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