Zane William Smith
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: December 28, 1960 in Madison, WI
High School: North Platte HS (North Platte, NE) School: Indiana State University (Terre Haute, IN) by the Drafted Atlanta Braves in the 3rd round of the 1982 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 10, 1984 (Age 23)
vs. HOU 6.0 IP, 6 H, 4 SO, 1 BB, 1 ER, W Teams (by GP): Braves/Pirates/Expos/RedSox 1984-1996 Agents: Joe Sroba [*] Final Game: July 5, 1996 (Age 35)
vs. STL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- February 2014
2/24 SABER BUCS: Success?: This Year is Different. It’s too early to make predictions about the Pirates 2014 win total. Spring Training is just eleven ...
2/18 From Forbes to Federal: Pirates Opening Day Starter History: Tuesday afternoon, Clint Hurdle named his 2014 Opening Day starter: Francisco Liriano. The 30-year-old southpaw made an immediate ... News -- November 2013
11/28 Cans of Cool: The Keltner List: Moises Alou: Happy Thanksgiving and Happy Chanukah, everyone! Today I will knock out the last of the maybe players on the ballot for next year ... News -- October 2013
10/1 Rum Bunter: Pirates Gerrit Cole: The 2013 Version of Tim Wakefield: In 1992, rookie Tim Wakefield should have been generating all of the headlines, but Bob Smizik and the newspaper boys were on ... News -- July 2013
7/30 James Smyth Broadcast: RIP Frank Castillo: Yesterday was a sad day in baseball as we learned that not only had eight-time Gold Glove first baseman George Scott passed away, ...
7/24 Tomahawk Take: Morning Chop: Atlanta Braves News 7/24: Sports Illustrated Torres, Davis lead Mets to 4-1 win over Braves If the New York Mets are going to make a run toward respectability, ... News -- May 2013
5/10 XN Sports: 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily Recap (5/10): Thursday night was another eventful night for the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs. Ottawa and Chicago both won to join San Jose in ...
5/7 StoopSports.com: Canadiens-Senators Brawl: Corey Cahill- For those of you who missed it, at 7:04 in the third period right after the Senators took a 4-1 lead in Game 3 of ... News -- March 2013
3/12 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: The Top 20 Moments in Jacobs Field History: Tony Pena Sends Everyone Home: The 2013 season will mark the 20th year of baseball at Progressive (ie Jacobs) Field. It’s been a relatively short history ...
3/8 Billy-Ball.com: Nine to Know: Get 100 on this quiz: There is no reason you shouldn’t get 100 on this quick quiz and that should make you feel great. Nine to Know How many ... News -- September 2012
9/17 High Heat Stats: Why does CC Sabathia allow so many unearned runs?: Fielding in baseball (if not fielders, necessarily) is getting better all the time. Improvements in equipment, field conditions ... News -- July 2012
7/28 Rum Bunter: Wandy Rodriguez is to 2012 What Zane Smith Was to 1990: The Pittsburgh Pirates are in the midst of a ground-breaking season. Twenty-two years ago, they were in the same spot – ... News -- September 2011
9/10 B-R Blog: The Phillies’ acquisition of Hunter Pence may be one of the greatest trades in baseball history: Back on July 30th, the Phillies acquired Hunter Pence from the Astros. It's not tough to see that he has been a huge help to his ... News -- July 2011
7/6 B-R Blog: 3+ CG Shutouts Since 1973 With Less Than 100 Pitches: Since 1973, how many pitchers had 3+ CG shutouts where they threw less than 100 pitches in the contest? Here is the list - Rk ... News -- June 2011
6/23 B-R Blog: Cliff Lee’s consecutive shutouts and Kyle Lohse’s 0 BB, 0 K game: In last night's Phillies-Cardinals game, both starting pitchers did something pretty unusual. Cliff Lee pitched his second consecutive ... News -- April 2011
4/11 B-R Blog: 1500+ IP After 1932 With ERA+ 100+ & Never An All-Star: How many pitchers had 1,500 IP after 1932 with an ERA+ of 100 or better in their career and never made an All-Star team? Here's ... News -- March 2011
3/3 B-R Blog: Relief Appearances Of 3+ IP In Postseason Deciding Games: How many players, from 1903 to 2010, have come into a post-season deciding game out of the bullpen and thrown 3 innings or more? ... News -- May 2010
5/28 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering the 1990 Trade Deadline: Ah, 1990. Times were very different then. Ken Griffey Jr. played for the Seattle Mariners. The Simpsons and Saturday Night Live ...