Mallex Smith

Mallex Smith #0

  • LF
  • B/T: L/R
  • 5' 9"/180
  • Age: 23

Mallex Smith 2017 Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
22 .273 0 0 3 .678

Mallex Smith MLB Career Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
211 .242 3 22 19 .681

Mallex Smith Bio

  • Full Name: Mallex Lydell Smith
  • Born: 5/6/1993 in Tallahassee, FL
  • Draft: 2012, San Diego Padres, 5th rd. (165th overall)
  • College: Santa Fe College (FL)
  • Debut: 4/11/2016
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
2017 Stats 22 2 6 0 0 3 .273 .360 .678
MLB Career Stats 211 30 51 3 22 19 .242 .321 .681
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Mallex Smith Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2017 Rays AL 25 12 81.93 143.67 -7.78 2.79 30.22
MLB Avg - - - - 87.70 183.17 -0.49 12.82 40.76
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2017 Rays AL 25 12 81.93 143.67 -7.78 2.79 30.22
MLB Avg - - - - 87.70 183.17 -0.49 12.82 40.76

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Fantasy

Mallex Smith 2017 Projections

Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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48 165 19 41 58 6 2 2 16 15 0 37 13 6 .248 .313 .345 .659
Cumulative
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56 187 21 47 65 7 2 2 16 18 0 40 16 6 .251 .319 .342 .661
Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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48 165 19 41 58 6 2 2 16 15 0 37 13 6 .248 .313 .345 .659
Cumulative
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56 187 21 47 65 7 2 2 16 18 0 40 16 6 .251 .319 .342 .661

Mallex Smith News

Mallex Smith Fantasy News

April 27, 2017 at 8:12 PM ET

Smith comes off DL, optioned to Durham

The Rays activated outfielder Mallex Smith from the disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Durham on Thursday.

April 21, 2017 at 8:39 PM ET

Smith works out, Odorizzi long-tosses Friday

Rays outfielder Mallex Smith continued his progression from a right hamstring strain, participating in a full on-field workout before Friday's game against the Astros.

Awards

Mallex Smith Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 San Diego NL
2015 Cleveland AL

MiLB.com Fans' Choice for Best Offensive Player

Year Team League
2014 Lake Elsinore CAL

MiLB.com INT Player of the Month

Month Team League
08/2015 Gwinnett INT

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Mississippi SOU

MID Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Fort Wayne MID

Mallex Smith Leaderboards

Stolen Bases

Season SB Rank
2016 16 22nd in NL

Caught Stealing

Season CS Rank
2016 8 11th in NL

Mallex Smith Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
April 27, 2017 Tampa Bay Rays optioned LF Mallex Smith to Durham Bulls.
April 27, 2017 Tampa Bay Rays reassigned LF Mallex Smith to the minor leagues.
April 25, 2017 Tampa Bay Rays sent CF Mallex Smith on a rehab assignment to Charlotte Stone Crabs.
April 14, 2017 Tampa Bay Rays placed LF Mallex Smith on the 10-day disabled list. Right hamstring tightness.
January 11, 2017 Tampa Bay Rays traded LHP Drew Smyly to Seattle Mariners for SS Carlos Vargas, CF Mallex Smith and LHP Ryan Yarbrough.
January 11, 2017 Atlanta Braves traded CF Mallex Smith and RHP Shae Simmons to Seattle Mariners for LHP Luiz Gohara and LHP Thomas Burrows.
September 16, 2016 Atlanta Braves activated CF Mallex Smith from the 60-day disabled list.
September 1, 2016 Atlanta Braves sent OF Mallex Smith on a rehab assignment to Mississippi Braves.
August 10, 2016 Atlanta Braves transferred CF Mallex Smith from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Fractured left thumb.
August 10, 2016 Atlanta Braves transferred CF Mallex Smith from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Fractured left thumb.
August 10, 2016 Atlanta Braves activated CF Mallex Smith from the 15-day disabled list.
June 21, 2016 Atlanta Braves placed CF Mallex Smith on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 20, 2016. Fractured left thumb.
April 11, 2016 Atlanta Braves recalled CF Mallex Smith from Gwinnett Braves.
March 18, 2016 Atlanta Braves optioned CF Mallex Smith to Gwinnett Braves.
November 19, 2015 Atlanta Braves selected the contract of Mallex Smith from Gwinnett Braves.
June 24, 2015 CF Mallex Smith assigned to Gwinnett Braves from Mississippi Braves.
May 31, 2015 CF Mallex Smith assigned to Gwinnett Braves.
April 2, 2015 CF Mallex Smith assigned to Mississippi Braves from Carolina Mudcats.
February 3, 2015 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster CF Mallex Smith to spring training.
December 19, 2014 Atlanta Braves traded LF Justin Upton and RHP Aaron Northcraft to San Diego Padres for 2B Jace Peterson, LHP Max Fried, 3B Dustin Peterson and CF Mallex Smith.
December 19, 2014 CF Mallex Smith assigned to Carolina Mudcats.
June 30, 2014 Lake Elsinore Storm activated CF Mallex Smith from the 7-day disabled list.
June 21, 2014 Lake Elsinore Storm placed OF Mallex Smith on the 7-day disabled list.
June 19, 2014 OF Mallex Smith assigned to Lake Elsinore Storm from Fort Wayne TinCaps.
March 2, 2014 CF Mallex Smith assigned to San Diego Padres.
May 14, 2013 Fort Wayne TinCaps activated OF Mallex Smith from the 7-day disabled list.
May 1, 2013 Fort Wayne TinCaps placed CF Mallex Smith on the 7-day disabled list.
March 31, 2013 CF Mallex Smith assigned to Fort Wayne TinCaps from Eugene Emeralds.
March 18, 2013 OF Mallex Smith assigned to San Diego Padres.
September 25, 2012 Mallex Smith roster status changed by Eugene Emeralds.
August 30, 2012 Eugene Emeralds placed OF Mallex Smith on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to August 28, 2012.
August 11, 2012 OF Mallex Smith assigned to Eugene Emeralds from AZL Padres.
June 20, 2012 Mallex Smith assigned to AZL Padres.
June 11, 2012 San Diego Padres signed CF Mallex Smith.

Mallex Lydell Smith Bio Info

Mallex chose the No. 0, becoming the first in Rays history to wear it…he picked the number in part because of how rare it is-according to Baseball Reference, he is the 18th player on record to wear a singular zero on his back… players who wore it in 2016 include LAA Yunel Escobar, KC Terrance Gore and COL Adam Ottavino…others who have worn it include Al Oliver (1978-85), CWS Oscar Gamble in his final season (1985), Junior Ortiz (1989-94) and NYM Rey Ordoñez (1996-97)...Another reason he chose No. 0 was his older sister, Loreal, wore it when she played basketball…she went on to become a professional track athlete and is now an assistant track and field coach at USC...Mallex is the youngest of four children to Michael and Loretta Smith…his father is an accountant at Florida A&M University…each member of the Smith family is an athlete-the kids all ran track and played baseball or softball… Mallex was also a safety on the football team...Mallex has been to one game at Tropicana Field, a Rays-Yankees game as a fan in 2006 or 2007, and he remembers admiring a young Melvin Upton Jr.

2016

Started the season with Triple-A Gwinnett (Braves), but was called up to Atlanta on April 11 after OF Ender Inciarte suffered a hamstring injury…stayed on the major league roster through the end of the season, but missed three months with a fractured left thumb...Struggled over the first 15 games of his career, batting .136/.240/.205 (6-for-44) with 16 SO… after that, hit .269/.340/.414 (39-for-145) in 57 games through the end of the season...Hit leadoff and started in center field on April 11 at WAS, his major league debut…led off the game with a 3-pitch strikeout against Max Scherzer…singled off Scherzer in the 2nd for his first career hit…left the game in the 4th inning after suffering a cut on his forehead when he was caught stealing…received five stitches above his eye but returned to the starting lineup the next day...credited with his first career homer via replay review…it came in the 5th inning off Matt Harvey on May 3 at NYM…his drive to the opposite field was initially ruled a triple...Slugged a pair of 2-run home runs on May 17 at PIT, the first multi-HR game of his professional career…was the first Brave with a 2-HR game out of the No. 9 spot in the batting order since pitcher Derek Lilliquist in 1990 and the first with a 2-HR, 4-RBI game since pitcher Tony Cloninger in 1966…didn't homer in his 41 games (25 starts) after that...Recovered from his thumb injury to begin a rehab assignment with Double-A Mississippi on Sep 1…remained there for the team's playoff run…reinstated from the DL on Sep 16...Saw limited action for the Naranjeros de Hermosillo in the Mexican Pacific League and the Indios de Mayagüez of the Puerto Rican Winter League following the season due to a strained oblique.

2015

Entered 2016 as Atlanta's 10th-best prospect according to Baseball America. Also named as the "Best Athlete" and the "Fastest Baserunner" by the publication…Named the Organizational Player of the Year after splitting his season between Triple-A Gwinnett and Double-A Mississippi and hitting a combined .306 (148-for-484) with two home runs, 35 RBI and 57 steals in 126 games. His 57 steals were the fifth most in all of minor league baseball and tops in the organization, while his .306 average ranked fifth in the Braves' farm system…Named to the Southern League All-Star game after beginning the season with the M-Braves and hitting .340 (70-for-206) with a team-best 23 steals in 57 games. Led off for the South All-Stars and went 1-for-3 in the North squad's 9-0 win on 6/23 in Montgomery…Batted .407 (44-for-108) on the road for the M-Braves…Named the Mississippi Position Player of the Month for May and June by the organization. Went 33-for- 95 (.347) with 10 steals in 26 May games, while he hit .346 (18-for-52) with a .477 OBP in 17 June games…Made his Triple-A debut on 6/24, going 0-for-3 with a run scored, a walk and an RBI vs. Indianapolis. Started in center field and hit leadoff. Got credit for playing in the 5/31 game after it was completed on 8/15…Named IL Player of the Month for August after batting .336 (41-for-122, 24 runs, 13 stolen bases) in 29 games…Swiped a career high-tying three stolen bases, 6/27 at Pawtucket. The game marked his ninth contest with three steals…Stole a base in a season-best five consecutive games twice (5/20-5/24 and 9/1-9/4).