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Justin SmoakTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Toronto Blue Jays MLB Years: 2010-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions1B-1123, DH-28Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJustin Kyle Smoak
Height6-4Weight220BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 5,1986 [31.225]PlaceGoose Creek,South Carolina
High SchoolStratford (Goose Creek,SC)
CollegeUniversity of South Carolina (Columbia,SC)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 16th round (491st overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$3,500,000Signing ScoutsJim CuthbertService Time7.077 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-MLB-#23 ... 2009-TEX-#3 ... 2010-MLB-#13 ... 2010-TEX-#2
MLB DebutApril 23,2010 [23.139]
OrganizationsSEA [5] TOR [4] TEX [3] Awards8
TBC Player ID54632Retrosheet IDsmoaj001MLBAM ID475253
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Player Notes:   MVP of the Cape Cod Summer League in 2006 ... Member of the 2007 United States National Baseball team
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed24Power83Contact49XBH78RBIs71Runs48Hitting57Durability68Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006South CarolinaSECNCAA-1Fr121b19662446174180176311403944208.303.407.586.99314335294.300.283.447.42013.6113.270.985.7814.3547.30
2007South CarolinaSECNCAA-1So121b20662606482160227200544010106.315.434.6311.06516438316.302.316.523.45117.0912.660.746.9611.8246.34
2008South CarolinaSECNCAA-1Jr121b21632356390190237213572840305.383.505.7571.26217842299.358.374.609.52419.069.360.497.6910.2246.67
2008Clinton LumberKingsMidwAtex-1b21145691730360051000103.304.355.518.87329662.318.214.304.3758.0616.132.004.8418.6735.29
2009Arizona RangersArizRktex-1b2226340125001100000.667.7142.0002.7141237.6671.3331.5001.03314.2914.291.0028.573.0075.00
2009Frisco RoughridersTexAAtex121b2250183306010062900393530226.328.449.481.9308816227.375.153.366.41117.1815.420.902.6430.5026.67
2009Oklahoma City RedhawksPCLAAAtex261b2254197254811042300354530208.244.363.360.7237115237.293.116.294.33114.7718.991.291.6949.2531.25
2009Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         106386581122111257007581604214.290.410.443.85317134471.337.153.347.38015.9217.201.082.5532.1730.36
2010Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAtex261b231550101560250016800000.300.470.5401.01027866.325.240.560.44324.2412.120.503.0325.0053.33
2010Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea341b233513323367072500233210206.271.377.481.8586414159.302.210.383.37714.4720.131.394.4019.0038.89
2010Totals for PCL-PCL         50183335113093000394010206.279.404.497.9019122225.309.218.432.39617.3317.781.034.0020.3343.14
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex121b2370235294910083410385700246.209.316.353.6698318275.238.144.311.29813.8220.731.502.9129.3836.73
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea171b23301131127405140083400103.239.287.407.694469122.293.168.239.3056.5627.874.254.1022.6033.33
2010Totals for AL-AL         1003484076140134810469100349.218.307.371.67812927397.255.153.287.30011.5922.921.983.2726.7735.53
2011Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-1b24411100000003110002.000.267.000.2670015.000.000.273.18720.006.670.330.000.000.00
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea171b241234273810024015550055105304410.234.323.396.71916939489.273.162.290.31711.2521.471.913.0728.4739.00
2012Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-1b2520661016610410161600011.242.390.364.75424782.320.122.379.33919.5119.511.000.000.0043.75
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea171b251324834910514019511049111102212.217.290.364.65417633535.242.147.251.2889.1620.752.273.5525.4231.43
2013Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-1b26521252001000510000.238.273.333.6067222.313.095.095.2690.0022.730.000.000.0040.00
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea171b261314545310819020500064119201111.238.334.412.74618739521.278.174.315.33112.2822.841.863.8422.7036.11
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea221b2756205296913074002334130845.337.422.502.92410320249.376.165.317.39813.2516.471.242.8129.2928.99
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea171b2780248285013073001246620208.202.275.339.6148420276.243.137.230.2778.7023.912.752.5435.4340.00
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor131b2813229644671611859002986201010.226.299.470.76913935328.254.244.341.3318.8426.222.975.4916.4452.24
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor141b2912629933651001434104011220017.217.314.391.70511724341.295.174.311.30911.7332.842.804.1121.3636.92
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor141b301585608515129138900173128202317.270.355.529.88429668637.285.259.388.37111.4620.091.755.9714.7445.03
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor1b31883064375240165201569130327.245.364.480.84414740368.292.235.415.36315.2224.731.634.3519.1353.33
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter10703421413797163216046933436909170181791.233.321.422.74314443253892.269.189.317.00011.2023.362.084.1121.3840.78
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter255928142270582311381217119412015731.291.402.458.860425911126.333.167.350.00015.1917.231.132.7529.9433.70
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1896831001894512098121261489012522.277.390.433.82329666830.321.156.340.00015.1817.831.172.4134.1534.92
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter50183306010062900393530226.328.449.481.9308816227.375.153.366.00017.1815.420.902.6430.5026.67
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145691730360051000103.304.355.518.87329662.318.214.304.0008.0616.132.004.8418.6735.29
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26340125001100000.667.7142.0002.7141237.6671.3331.500.00014.2914.291.0028.573.0075.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1957391882465306220724151107946019.333.449.6561.105485115909.319.323.525.00016.6111.770.716.8211.9246.75
Seattle Mariners Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter496172517939074066200112004358010744.226.308.384.6926621401943.263.158.274.00010.2922.392.183.4026.1435.90
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter50414612053587928623512198417906641.245.338.478.8166991671674.282.233.368.00011.8324.912.115.1416.9946.65
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter70235294910083410385700246.209.316.353.6698318275.238.144.311.00013.8220.731.502.9129.3836.73
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625186312125024710066138303314.233.321.422.74321949589.269.189.317.00011.2023.362.084.1121.3840.78
Average Minor - Per 162 games162590901723712088111091238010420.291.402.458.86027058715.333.167.350.00015.1917.231.132.7529.9433.70

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Clinton LumberKings MidwAtex211B10--925-797971.0009.70------1471.47.3
2009Arizona Rangers ArizRktex221B2--9-12109.9004.50------2100.03.6
2009Frisco Roughriders TexAAtex221B44--37927531411406.9889.23------5088.031.4
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex221B45--37620141397396.9978.80------5483.331.3
2010Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea231B31--23119315253250.9888.06------3588.621.7
2010Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAtex231B14--135937147144.98010.29------1593.39.8
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex231B696659154535453584580.9938.410.98-----7098.642.6
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea231B252521623315118249248.9969.921.15-----3083.315.4
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23DH5---------------3016.73.1
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea241B3--202-122221.0007.33------475.02.1
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea241B10810792688459787950943.9938.731.02-----12387.866.7
2012Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea251B19--12910414143139.9727.32------2095.013.2
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea251B1311291155109470411911681164.9978.891.01-----13299.280.9
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25DH1---------------1320.80.6
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea261B3--12-121312.9234.00------560.02.1
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea261B1251211084103560510111001095.9958.761.01-----13195.477.2
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26DH3---------------1312.31.9
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea271B43--35116123368367.9978.53------5676.829.9
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea271B796660858831260621619.9977.841.02-----8098.848.8
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor281B1107168766644474714710.9946.451.03-----13283.367.9
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28DH4---------------1323.02.5
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor291B1117973775338369794791.9967.131.07-----12688.168.5
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29DH1---------------1260.80.6
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor301B1511451301124466212713121310.9988.681.01-----15895.693.2
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30DH2---------------1581.31.2
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B909809730570424183270874927460.9968.211.02-----9090.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH16---------------160.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B158--1254761310313431330.9908.42------1580.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B44--37927531411406.9889.23------440.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B10--925-797971.0009.70------100.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--9-12109.9004.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Clinton LumberKings MidwAtex21--10--------
2009Arizona Rangers ArizRktex22--2--------
2009Frisco Roughriders TexAAtex22--44--------
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex22--45--------
2010Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23--31--------
2010Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAtex23--14--------
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex23--69--------
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23--25-------5
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24--3--------
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24--108--------
2012Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25--19--------
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25--131-------1
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea26--3--------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26--125-------3
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea27--43--------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27--79--------
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28--110-------4
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29--111-------1
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30--151-------2

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege19391542544100112702203640012.286.382.565.9478721178.308.279.39611.2420.221.806.1814.0047.73
2008Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor211651918412300101100000.353.459.5881.04730761.421.235.43116.3918.031.103.2825.5038.89
2008Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor211651918412300101100000.353.459.5881.04730761.421.235.43116.3918.031.103.2825.5038.89
2009Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB222327483026005900000.296.406.6301.03617532.375.334.51915.6328.131.806.2513.5062.50
2010Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB231016342013002400000.250.333.563.8969318.273.313.43811.1122.222.005.5616.0075.00
2011Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB241953101330270091310101.245.359.415.77422564.282.170.34014.0620.311.443.1326.5038.46
2012Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2515376144005009500201.378.479.486.96518448.412.108.35118.7510.420.560.000.0028.57
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2619591224805150061400100.407.455.7971.252471366.463.390.4929.0921.212.337.5811.8054.17
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2723651119603100091300202.292.368.523.89134976.314.231.36911.8417.111.443.9521.6747.37
2015Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB28245481220490091310001.222.344.481.82526664.216.259.42614.0620.311.446.2513.5050.00
2015Toronto Blue JaysDiv SeriesMLB2856000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB2832000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB29184471550470071100000.341.431.7271.15832951.379.386.54513.7321.571.577.8411.0060.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysWild CardMLB2911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB2911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2017Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB30215341240140061900101.226.300.358.65819560.324.132.24510.0031.673.171.6753.0041.67
2018Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3117434920260061100003.209.306.395.70117449.233.186.32612.2422.451.834.0821.5044.44
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs321021836824600202200000.353.459.5881.0476014122.421.235.43116.3918.031.103.2825.5038.89
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs391542544100112702203640012.286.382.565.9478721178.308.279.39611.2420.221.806.1814.0047.73
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs189451691303902472006811220709.288.379.534.91324163528.329.246.39712.8821.211.654.5518.7948.46
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs56000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs43000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005High School All-American - 1st Team (1B)1
20061st Team College Freshman All-American (1B)1
20073rd Team College All-American (1B) ... CWS Regionals Most Outstanding Player (Columbia (sc))2
20081st Team College All-American (1B) ... CWS Regionals Most Outstanding Player (Raleigh) ... Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (1B)3
2012American League Player of the Week (May 28-June 3)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-05-061BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated to active roster31.152Team Roster on 2018-05-06
2018-05-031BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave List31.149Team Roster on 2018-05-03
2016-07-171BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($8.25m) Club option for 2019 @$6m 4.125--4.125 29.224Team Roster on 2016-07-17
2015-12-051BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.9m) [Avoids arbitration]29.000Team Roster on 2015-12-05
2014-12-041BToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m)27.364Team Roster on 2014-12-04
2014-12-031bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.363  
2014-10-291bToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Mariners by Blue Jays27.328Team Roster on 2014-10-29
2014-09-011bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)27.270Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-07-221bSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)27.229Team Roster on 2014-07-22
2014-07-111bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)27.218Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-07-041bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minor league rehab assignment27.211Team Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-07-041bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.211Team Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-07-041bSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)27.211Team Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-06-181bSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.195Team Roster on 2014-06-18
2014-06-111bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left quad27.188Team Roster on 2014-06-11
2014-02-151bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.6375m) Avoiding arbitration. Vesting option for 201527.072Team Roster on 2014-02-15
2013-06-181bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.195Team Roster on 2013-06-18
2013-06-181bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL [on Check Swing]26.195Team Roster on 2013-06-18
2013-06-131bSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab26.190Team Roster on 2013-06-13
2013-06-021bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right oblique strain26.179Team Roster on 2013-06-02
2012-08-141bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)25.252Team Roster on 2012-08-14
2012-07-241bSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tacoma (AAA)25.231Team Roster on 2012-07-24
2012-05-071bSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActive--25.153Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-13InjuredDisabled -- Non-Displaced Fracture Of The Nose 
2010-07-09TradeTraded by Rangers with Josh Lueke, Blake Beaven and Matthew Lawson to Mariners for Cliff Lee and Mark Lowe 
* 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
2008Texas Rangers-213,500,000-------3,500,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (1st round - 11th overall)
2010Texas RangersTeam Payroll23400,000-75743-2,812,412400,0003,900,000
2010Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23400,000-75744-2,812,412400,0003,900,000
2011Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24419,000-71624212,722,607414,0004,319,000
2012Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25495,100-57615372,954,887480,0004,814,100
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll26514,000-53317413,023,990490,0005,328,100
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll272,637,500-3318643,256,497500,0007,965,6002014-02-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.6375m) Avoiding arbitration. Vesting option for 2015
2015Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll281,000,0005.07747920473,571,283507,5008,965,6002014-12-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m)
2016Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll293,900,0006.0772861669++3,498,245507,50012,865,6002015-12-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.9m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016-07-17 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($8.25m) Club option for 2019 @$6m 4.125--4.125
2017Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll304,125,0007.0772811469++3,651,709535,00016,990,600
2018Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll314,125,000-24511704,360,045545,00021,115,600
* 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