Myles Smith Greenville Drive  |  Pitcher

     
 

Age: 22
Born: March 23, 1992
Detroit, MI
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Drafted: 4th round, 2013; 16th round, 2012 by NYM
How Acquired: Draft
College: Lee University
High School: Divine Child (MI)

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Scouting Report: Small-framed right-hander has a mid-90s fastball that can reach 97 mph. Below-average command. Changeup is his best secondary pitch and projects as plus. Throws a developing slider that flashes potential. Will need to improve slider to stick as a starter as a professional. Excellent athlete. Also played shortstop at Missouri as a freshman before committing to pitching full-time after transferring to a junior college in 2012.

Links
2013 Top 40 Season in Review
Smith aims to improve command with mechanical tweaks (4.7.14)

 
   
  Pitching Stats                                          
  year team lg level org age w l % era g gs sv ip h r er hr bb so whip k/bb k/9
  2013 Lee NAIA Coll --- 21 11 4 0.733 2.67 16 16 0 84.3 61 38 25 0 38 94 1.17 2.47 10.03
  2013 GCL Red Sox GCL Rk Bos 21 0 0 --- 0.00 4 4 0 8.0 1 0 0 0 0 9 0.13 --- 10.13
  2013 Lowell NYPL A Bos 21 0 0 --- 6.75 1 1 0 2.7 4 2 2 0 0 3 1.50 --- 10.13
  2014 Greenville SAL A Bos 22 5 10 0.333 5.82 26 12 1 103.7 121 75 67 9 62 73 1.77 1.18 6.34
 
   
 
  Additional Player Info  
  Pronunciation: ---
First Pro Contract:
July 12, 2013 by John Pyle
Signing Bonus: $400,000
MiLB Debut: August 8, 2013 (GCL)
MLFA Eligible: November 2019
Rule 5 Draft Eligible: December 2016
Added to 40-man: -
MLB Debut:
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MLB Service Time (through 2013):
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Options Remaining
: 3 (0 used)
Contract (2014): MiLB Contract
Trade Restrictions
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  Awards
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SoxProspects.com Awards
SoxProspects.com Pitcher of the Week (August 19-25, 2013)

 

  

 
 

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