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Chad Smith | Relief Pitcher

Team: Los Angeles Angels
Age / DOB:  (25) / 10/2/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 215
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
Contract: view contract details

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Angels acquired RHP Chad Smith from the Athletics for cash considerations, optioned him to Triple-A Salt Lake.
Smith had been designated for assignment by the A's on Thursday. He'll function as organizational bullpen depth for the Angels. May 8 - 9:21 PM

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Angels acquired RHP Chad Smith from the Athletics for cash considerations.

Smith had been designated for assignment by the A's on Thursday but could find a home in the Angels bullpen. He'll function in middle relief for the Halos.
May 8 - 9:19 PM

Athletics designated RHP Chad Smith for assignment.

Smith was lit up for five earned runs in 1 1/3 innings (two appearances) with the Athletics. Fernando Rodriguez is taking over the vacant bullpen spot on Thursday.
May 7 - 10:43 AM

Athletics recalled RHP Chad Smith from Triple-A Nashville.

Smith earned the promotion after posting a 2.31 ERA over eight relief appearances at Nashville. He'll be used in the middle innings.
May 3 - 11:56 AM

Athletics claimed RHP Chad Smith off waivers from the Tigers.

Smith was designated for assignment by Detroit earlier this week to clear a 40-man roster spot for Joba Chamberlain. Smith, 25, had a 5.40 ERA in 11 2/3 innings last season out of the Tigers' bullpen. He'll have a tough time cracking the A's talented bullpen.
Feb 26 - 1:20 PM

Tigers designated RHP Chad Smith for assignment.

The move clears a spot for Joba Chamberlain on the 40-man roster. Smith, 25, made 10 appearances with the Tigers last season and posted a 3.45 ERA and 40/11 K/BB ratio over 47 innings between Double- and Triple-A.
Feb 24 - 8:38 AM

Tigers optioned RHP Chad Smith to Triple-A Toledo.

With the Tigers bullpen taxed during Friday's series-opening loss to the Indians, and a doubleheader on tap for Saturday, the Tigers needed a fresh bullpen arm and Smith was the odd-man out. The 24-year-old has compiled a 5.40 ERA, 1.54 WHIP and 9/3 K/BB ratio in his 11 2/3 innings at the big league level.
Sat, Jul 19, 2014 09:41:00 AM

Tigers purchased the contract of RHP Chad Smith from Triple-A Toledo.

A former 17th-round pick, Smith boasts a 2.24 ERA and 154/44 K/BB ratio over 152 2/3 innings in the minors, which includes a 1.80 mark and 33/8 K/BB ratio over 35 frames between Double- and Triple-A this year. The Tigers will work him in in middle relief.
Wed, Jun 18, 2014 10:31:00 AM

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