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SETH SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Padres Injury Update: Seth Smith dealing with sore hamstring

San Diego Padres outfielder Seth Smith did not start in the game Tuesday due to a sore hamstring, but was able to walk while pinch-hitting.  He did not start in Wednesday’s game either, although it is unlikely he would have played even if healthy because Philadelphia Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels pitched.Seth Smith a late scratch today with a sore hammy. Could pinch-hit...
Via MLB Injury News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Utilize 4 Man Shift, Get Runner Out At Home (Video)

The Dodgers successfully utilized a 4 man shift against the Padres. If you’re Padres outfielder Seth Smith, you have got to feel embarrassed. The Dodgers put on a 5 man infield against Smith with 4  of them lining up on the first base side. As expected, Smith hit right into the shift. Your browser does not support iframes. The post Dodgers Utilize 4 Man Shift, Get Runner Out At...
Via Geeks and Cleats
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Padres Seth Smith: The (Very) Poor Man’s Paul Goldschmidt

The San Diego Padres acquired Seth Smith in a trade last winter.  It wasn’t a move that generated many headlines as Smith had just finished a season in which he hit .250 with just 8 home runs to go with well below average baserunning and poor defense.  Luke Gregerson, the player that the Padres shipped to Oakland for Smith, is a good reliever, a solid 8th inning guy who has filled...
Via Off The Bench
22 days ago  |  Discuss

The (sort of) Puzzling Seth Smith Extension

The year is 2026. After a 10 year run of dominance in the National League West by the San Diego Padres, Jonah Keri has completed his fifth bestseller — Friar Fever: How Farhan Zaidi Took the Forgettable San Diego Padres from Cellar-Dwellers to the Top of the Baseball World. Consider this passage, from the first chapter: … Josh Byrnes was ousted after two-and-a-half years of mediocrity...
Via Padres Public
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres sign OF Seth Smith to two-year contract extension

SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres today announced they have signed a two-year contract extension with outfielder Seth Smith through the 2016 season with a club option for the 2017 season. Smith, 31, has hit .281 (66-for-235) with 18 doubles, four triples, nine home runs, 25 RBI and 33 runs scored in 72 games so far this season, his first campaign with the Padres. The left-handed hitter...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres, Smith Agree to 2-year/$13MM Extension

For a team that’s poised and ready to sell off its roster (being 10-games under .500 at the time of this writing and just two weeks away from the All-Star break), a 2-year extension worth $13 million doesn’t really seem like the type of thing the Padres would be prepared to offer. Nonetheless, the Padres have reportedly agreed to a 2-year extension with outfielder Seth Smith...
Via Friarhood
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Foul ball breaks monitor in Padres' broadcast booth

Your browser does not support iframes.A foul ball by San Diego Padres left fielder Seth Smith broke a computer monitor in the Padres broadcast booth during Monday night's game at Seattle.It happened in the top of the sixth as Smith hit a 1-1 pitch foul behind home plate. The broadcasters were not put in harm's way, but the same could not be said for the monitor which was...
Via Holdout Sports
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

San Diego Padres: Why Seth Smith has been their best player so far

Despite being ranked 30th in all but one offensive statistical category (ranked 29th in slugging percentage), the San Diego Padres are only three games below .500 at 21-24, and that is surprising. While there are no standout or star players as far as the rest of the league is concerned, Seth Smith has been undoubtedly the best player for the Friars so far this season. Smith, who...
Via isportsweb.com
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Streaking And Seth Smith Cycles Subsequently (Nearly)

The Padres are on their first 3-game winning streak of the season! Within this streak, the Padres have put up their highest and second-highest (as well as their seventh-highest) run totals of the season. During said streak, Seth Smith has missed a cycle by one hit on consecutive days (needing a home run on Friday, a single on Saturday). I figured these were interesting, albeit meaningless...
Via Padres Public
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss
COUNTING'S HARD

Umpire rings up A's batter after strike two

Your browser does not support iframes. In another inexcusable case of a major league umpire losing count of balls and strikes behind home plate, CB Bucknor accidentally rang up Oakland A's batter Seth Smith on strike two during extra innings of Thursday's marathon game at the O.co Coliseum. It happened in the bottom of the 11th as Bucknor made the emphatic "strike...
Via Holdout Sports
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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