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Chad Smith | Relief Pitcher

Team: Detroit Tigers
Age / DOB:  (24) / 10/2/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 215
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
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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. Jul 19 - 9:41 AM

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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.
Jun 18 - 10:31 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Alex Avila
2Bryan Holaday
3James McCann
1B1Miguel Cabrera
2B1Ian Kinsler
SS1Eugenio Suarez
2Hernan Perez
3Andrew Romine
4Jose Iglesias
3B1Nick Castellanos
LF1J.D. Martinez
2Andy Dirks
CF1Rajai Davis
2Ezequiel Carrera
RF1Torii Hunter
2Don Kelly
3Tyler Collins
4Steven Moya
DH1Victor Martinez
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Max Scherzer
2David Price
3Justin Verlander
4Rick Porcello
5Kyle Lobstein
6Drew VerHagen
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Joe Nathan
2Joakim Soria
3Joba Chamberlain
4Al Alburquerque
5Phil Coke
6Blaine Hardy
7Pat McCoy
8Jim Johnson
9Evan Reed
10Robbie Ray
11Kyle Ryan
12Buck Farmer
13Anibal Sanchez
14Luke Putkonen