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Josh Smoker

28-Year-Old Pitcher – New York Mets

2017 Stats

W-L

1-2

ERA

7.45

WHIP

1.86

K

36

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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ERA

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Smoker struggled so mightily in the lower levels of the minors at the beginning of his professional career that it looked like there was relatively little possibility of him moving up through the rank...

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2017 ADP:  651.7

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RP): Hidden

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STATUS:  10-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Elbow     EST. RETURN:  7/8/2017
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 255   DOB: 11/26/1988
BORN: Calhoun, GA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By WAS In 2007   Show ContractHide Contract

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Josh Smoker Contract Information:

Signed with Mets in winter of 2015

June 15, 2017  –  Josh Smoker News

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Smoker is apparently dealing with loose bodies in his elbow rather than a shoulder strain, James Wagner of The New York Times reports.

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Josh Smoker Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2007 18 A VER 2 2 0 4.0 2 2 0 5 3 0 0 0 4.50 1.25
2008 19 A HAG 5 5 0 18.0 31 23 5 21 9 0 4 0 11.50 2.22
2008 19 A GCL 6 6 0 26.1 20 4 0 16 13 2 1 0 1.37 1.26
2009 20 R GCL 10 9 0 42.7 46 16 2 31 10 4 2 0 3.41 1.31
2010 21 A HAG 30 19 0 91.1 106 66 15 91 56 3 10 3 0 0 6.50 1.78
2011 22 A POT 46 0 0 50.2 32 13 4 56 37 5 2 2 0 0 2.31 1.37
2012 23 R GUL 2 0 0 5.0 3 1 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.80 0.80
2012 23 A POT 2 0 0 1.2 2 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 10.80 2.50
2012 23 A HAG 2 0 0 3.0 3 5 1 1 4 0 1 1 0 0 15.00 2.33
2015 26 A+ ST. 14 0 0 21.1 12 4 1 26 6 1 0 6 0 0 1.69 0.85
2015 26 A SAV 6 0 0 6.2 11 6 0 8 2 1 0 0 0 0 8.10 2.10
2015 26 AA BIN 21 0 0 21.0 16 7 0 26 11 1 0 0 0 0 3.00 1.29
2016 27 AAA LAS 52 0 0 57.0 66 26 5 81 18 3 2 3 0 0 4.11 1.47
2016 27 MAJ NYM 20 0 0 15.3 16 8 4 25 4 3 0 0 0 2 4.70 1.30
2017 28 AAA LAS 2 2 0 8.2 4 1 0 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.04 0.73
2017 28 MAJ NYM 22 0 0 29.0 37 24 7 36 17 1 2 0 0 1 7.45 1.86
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3-Year Averages     20 0 0 15.3 16 8 4 25 4 3 0 0 0 2 4.70 1.30
Career  (View All)     42 0 0 44.3 53 32 11 61 21 4 2 0 6.50 1.67

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Josh Smoker Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Jun. 13 ChC 4.0 6 3 3 1 4 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.45 1.86
Jun. 6 @Tex 2.0 3 2 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.56 1.76
Jun. 4 Pit 1.0 3 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.43 1.74
Jun. 2 Pit 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.55 1.64
May. 30 Mil 3.0 2 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 6.86 1.62
May. 24 SD 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 8.00 1.72
May. 23 SD 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.94 1.71
May. 7 Mia 0.3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.88 1.75
May. 5 Mia 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 8.04 1.66
May. 3 @Atl 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.36 1.57
May. 2 @Atl 0.3 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.90 1.68
Apr. 30 @Was 1.0 5 6 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.75 1.58
Apr. 27 Atl 2.7 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.65 1.22
Apr. 23 Was 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.66 1.55
Apr. 21 Was 1.3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.12 1.50
Apr. 18 Phi 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.45 1.50
Apr. 16 @Mia 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.84 1.58
Apr. 13 @Mia 3.0 1 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 1.88
Apr. 10 @Phi 0.7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.71 3.43
Apr. 8 Mia 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 10.80 3.60
Last 14 Games (Team)
1 Games Pitched:  Avg. 4.0 IP/G
4.0 6 3 3 1 4 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 6.75 2.50
Last 30 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 2.2 IP/G
11.0 16 8 8 2 7 14 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 0 6.55 2.09
Last 60 Games (Team)
20 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.4 IP/G
28.3 34 23 22 7 15 34 2 0 0 1-2 0 0 1 6.99 1.73
Josh Smoker Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV ERA WHIP
May. 18 Iowa 4.0 2 2 1 0 2 5 0 0 0 - 0 2.25 1.00
May. 13 Omaha 4.0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 0.50
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 4.0 IP/G
8.0 4 2 1 0 2 8 0 0 0 0-0 0 1.13 0.75

Josh Smoker Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20175712914602.298
201629739002.360

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20178624823205.299
2016361817002.200

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201720.0120251356.751.90
20168.720017325.191.15

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20179.000011429.001.78
20166.71008124.051.50
Josh Smoker Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2007 18 A VER 2 2 4.0 11.25 6.75 1.67 0.00 60% 4.50 3.70 .242
2008 19 A HAG 5 5 18.0 10.50 4.50 2.33 2.50 48.6% 11.50 5.98 .466
2008 19 A GCL 6 6 26.1 5.52 4.48 1.23 0.00 87.9% 1.37 3.47 .258
2009 20 R GCL 10 9 42.7 6.54 2.11 3.10 0.42 74.1% 3.41 3.06 .330
2010 21 A HAG 30 19 91.1 8.99 5.53 1.63 1.48 65.3% 6.50 5.32 .354
2011 22 A POT 46 0 50.2 10.04 6.63 1.51 0.72 86.2% 2.31 4.40 .247
2012 23 R GUL 2 0 5.0 5.40 1.80 3.00 0.00 75% 1.80 3.20 .213
2012 23 A POT 2 0 1.2 15.00 7.50 2.00 0.00 33.3% 10.80 7.37 .591
2012 23 A HAG 2 0 3.0 3.00 12.00 0.25 3.00 33.3% 15.00 10.87 .211
2015 26 A+ ST. 14 0 21.1 11.09 2.56 4.33 0.43 82.4% 1.69 2.20 .247
2015 26 A SAV 6 0 6.2 11.61 2.90 4.00 0.00 53.8% 8.10 1.59 .537
2015 26 AA BIN 21 0 21.0 11.14 4.71 2.36 0.00 74.1% 3.00 2.30 .325
2016 27 AAA LAS 52 0 57.0 12.79 2.84 4.50 0.79 73.4% 4.11 2.45 .433
2016 27 MAJ NYM 20 0 15.3 14.67 2.35 6.25 2.35 0.63 75% 95.4 MPH 4.70 4.31 .397
2017 28 AAA LAS 2 2 8.2 8.78 2.20 4.00 0.00 83.3% 1.04 1.98 .209
2017 28 MAJ NYM 22 0 29.0 11.17 5.28 2.12 2.17 1.63 63.8% 94.8 MPH 7.45 5.82 .396
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 0 28.1 11.28 3.97 2.84 1.28 72.5% 4.78 3.86 .383
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3-Year Averages     20 0 15.3 14.67 2.35 6.25 2.35 75% 4.70 4.11 .397
Career     42 0 44.3 12.38 4.26 2.90 2.23 66.7% 6.50 5.14 .396

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats

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Josh Smoker Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 P 15.3 0 1 0 0 9 0 15 0
2017 P 29 0 1 0 0 20 0 29 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 P 0 -1 0 0 0 0 -1
2017 P 0 -1 0 0 0 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Josh Smoker    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.12 K/BB
WEAK
11.17 K/9
GREAT
5.28 BB/9
TERRIBLE
94.8 MPH Fastball
GOOD
2.2 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.63 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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7.45 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.86 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.82 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

Explain This

.396 BABIP
HIGH
63.8% Strand Rate
LOW

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Josh Smoker: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Smoker was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left shoulder strain, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Smoker tossed three scoreless innings of relief Tuesday, allowing two hits and a walk while striking out four to get the win in an extra-inning victory over the Brewers.

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Smoker could make a spot start Saturday against the Pirates, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Smoker was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Smoker was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Smoker threw three shutout innings of relief in Thursday's extra-inning win over the Marlins, allowing one hit and one walk while striking out five.

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Smoker coughed up two runs on three hits and two walks while recording just one out in Friday's loss to the Marlins.

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Smoker allowed one hit and struck out one in a scoreless sixth inning during Friday's Grapefruit League game against the Cardinals.

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Smoker will compete for a spot in the Mets' bullpen this spring.

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Smoker notched his second hold of the season Saturday, recording two key outs against lefties in the seventh inning of the Mets' 3-1 win over the Nationals.

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Smoker was recalled Tuesday to serve as the 26th man for Tuesday's doubleheader with St. Louis.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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In some ways comparable to a left-handed Zack Greinke, Smoker mixes a low-90s fastball with a wide assortment of breaking pitches, including a plus curve and splitter, and has enviable competitiveness and mound savvy. He won't turn 19 until after the season's over, and is a long way from the majors, but his mental toughness could help him push up the ladder much more quickly than anyone expects.