Justin Smoak    \SMOKE\

Justin Kyle Smoak

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 230 lb.

Born: December 5, 1986 in Goose Creek, SC
High School: Stratford HS (Goose Creek, SC)
School: University of South Carolina (Columbia, SC)
Drafted
by the Texas Rangers in the 1st round (11th pick) of the 2008 amateur draft.
Signed August 15, 2008. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 23, 2010 (Age 23)
Rookie Status: Lost 2010 [*]
Teams (by GP): Mariners/Rangers 2010-2014
2014 Contract Status: 1st-Year Arb Eligible (vesting option), 1 yr/$2.79M (14) & 15 vesting option (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 3.113, Arb Eligible: 2015, Free Agent: 2017 [*], Agents: Dustin Bledsoe [*]
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Standard Batting

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2010 23 TOT AL 100 397 348 40 76 14 0 13 48 1 0 46 91 .218 .307 .371 .678 82 129 9 0 0 3 4 3/D
2010 23 TEX AL 70 275 235 29 49 10 0 8 34 1 0 38 57 .209 .316 .353 .670 77 83 6 0 0 2 4 3
2010 23 SEA AL 30 122 113 11 27 4 0 5 14 0 0 8 34 .239 .287 .407 .694 93 46 3 0 0 1 0 3/D
2011 24 SEA AL 123 489 427 38 100 24 0 15 55 0 0 55 105 .234 .323 .396 .719 106 169 10 3 0 4 4 3D
2012 25 SEA AL 132 535 483 49 105 14 0 19 51 1 0 49 111 .217 .290 .364 .654 85 176 12 1 0 2 2 *3/D
2013 26 SEA AL 131 521 454 53 108 19 0 20 50 0 0 64 119 .238 .334 .412 .746 113 187 11 2 0 1 1 *3/D
2014 27 SEA AL 21 80 73 10 17 4 0 3 12 0 1 6 19 .233 .288 .411 .698 101 30 2 0 0 1 0 *3
5 Yrs 507 2022 1785 190 406 75 0 70 216 2 1 220 445 .227 .313 .387 .700 97 691 44 6 0 11 11
162 Game Avg. 162 646 570 61 130 24 0 22 69 1 0 70 142 .227 .313 .387 .700 97 221 14 2 0 4 4
SEA (5 yrs) 437 1747 1550 161 357 65 0 62 182 1 1 182 388 .230 .312 .392 .704 100 608 38 6 0 9 7
TEX (1 yr) 70 275 235 29 49 10 0 8 34 1 0 38 57 .209 .316 .353 .670 77 83 6 0 0 2 4

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2010 23 TEX AL 70 275 -8 -1 1 -1 -4 -13 -1.3 10 -3 -0.3 .480 .492 -0.2 -0.5 -2 3
2010 23 SEA AL 30 122 -2 0 -0 -2 -2 -6 -0.6 5 -1 -0.1 .480 .496 0.1 -0.4 1 3/D
2011 24 SEA AL 123 489 3 -2 -1 -1 -7 -8 -0.8 18 10 0.9 .493 .495 1.1 -0.9 11 $419,000 3D
2012 25 SEA AL 132 535 -10 -3 -1 0 -8 -22 -2.3 20 -2 -0.3 .482 .486 -0.3 -0.8 -2 $495,100 *3/D
2013 26 SEA AL 131 521 11 -0 0 -8 -7 -5 -0.3 19 14 1.4 .496 .497 2.2 -1.5 21 $514,000 *3/D
2014 27 SEA AL 21 80 0 -0 0 -2 -1 -3 -0.2 3 -0 0.0 .485 .498 0.2 -0.3 2 $2,637,500 *3
5 Seasons 507 2022 -6 -6 -1 -14 -29 -56 -5.6 75 18 1.6 .488 .493 3.1 -4.4 32 $4,065,600
SEA (5 yrs) 437 1747 2 -5 -2 -13 -26 -44 -4.3 65 21 1.9 .489 .493 3.3 -3.9 34 $4,065,600
TEX (1 yr) 70 275 -8 -1 1 -1 -4 -13 -1.3 10 -3 -0.3 .480 .492 -0.2 -0.5 -2

Advanced Batting

Year Age Tm Lg PA Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
2010 23 TOT AL 397 284 41 3.9 103 .255 .218 .265 .307 .333 .371 .414 .678 .747 82 .413 -9.1 -0.9 .626 .287 .152 1.9
2010 23 TEX AL 275 194 28 3.9 107 .238 .209 .271 .316 .340 .353 .423 .670 .763 77 .413 -7.7 -0.8 .635 .311 .145 1.8
2010 23 SEA AL 122 90 13 3.9 94 .293 .239 .252 .287 .319 .407 .395 .694 .713 93 .413 -1.3 -0.1 .607 .239 .168 .0
2011 24 SEA AL 489 341 56 4.4 90 .273 .234 .247 .323 .310 .396 .390 .719 .700 106 .479 5.6 0.6 .674 .290 .162 .0
2012 25 SEA AL 535 392 51 3.5 92 .242 .217 .247 .290 .310 .364 .397 .654 .707 85 .377 -9.4 -0.9 .582 .251 .147 1.9
2013 26 SEA AL 521 358 64 4.8 90 .278 .238 .247 .334 .310 .412 .391 .746 .701 113 .525 9.4 0.9 .709 .315 .174 .0
2014 27 SEA AL 80 60 8 3.6 88 .269 .233 .241 .288 .312 .411 .379 .698 .691 101 .393 0.0 0.0 .593 .247 .178 .0
5 Yrs 2022 1435 220 4.1 93 .262 .227 .250 .313 .315 .387 .396 .700 .711 97 .449 -3.4 -0.3 .645 .283 .160 3.9
162 Game Avg. 646 459 70 4.1 93 .262 .227 .250 .313 .315 .387 .396 .700 .711 97 .449 -3.4 -0.3 .645 .283 .160 1
SEA (5 yrs) 1747 1241 192 4.2 91 .266 .230 .247 .312 .311 .392 .392 .704 .703 100 .454 4.4 0.4 .646 .279 .162 2.0
TEX (1 yr) 275 194 28 3.9 107 .238 .209 .271 .316 .340 .353 .423 .670 .763 77 .413 -7.7 -0.8 .635 .311 .145 1.8

Ratio Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
2010 23 TOT AL 397 3.3% 22.9% 11.6% 6.8% 36% 1.98 3.8 26.8 7.3 0.60 0.90 62% 23% 10.1% 20%
2010 23 TEX AL 275 2.9% 20.7% 13.8% 6.6% 37% 1.50 4.1 29.4 6.9 0.62 0.93 63% 24% 9.0% 20%
2010 23 SEA AL 122 4.1% 27.9% 6.6% 7.4% 33% 4.25 3.3 22.6 8.1 0.57 0.84 61% 21% 12.5% 22%
2011 24 SEA AL 489 3.1% 21.5% 11.3% 8.0% 39% 1.91 4.1 28.5 7.8 0.79 1.05 64% 17% 9.6% 14%
2012 25 SEA AL 535 3.6% 20.8% 9.2% 6.2% 31% 2.27 4.4 25.4 9.5 0.69 0.91 66% 18% 10.8% 20%
2013 26 SEA AL 521 3.8% 22.8% 12.3% 7.5% 36% 1.86 3.8 22.7 9.1 0.58 0.69 61% 22% 11.2% 16%
2014 27 SEA AL 80 3.8% 23.8% 7.5% 8.8% 41% 3.17 3.8 24.3 6.1 0.96 1.44 65% 20% 11.5% 7%
5 Yrs 2022 3.5% 22.0% 10.9% 7.2% 36% 2.02 4.0 25.5 8.3 0.68 0.89 63% 20% 10.5% 17%
MLB Averages 2.5% 19.2% 8.1% 7.5% 33% 2.36 4.7 35.4 8.4 0.82 1.10 68% 20% 7.6% 13%

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
2010 23 TOT AL -9.1 -0.9 402 -1.6 6.1 -7.7 1.00 -0.7 -0.9 -6.3 -0.6 0.98 -4.8 1.79 3
2010 23 TEX AL -7.7 -0.8 276 -1.2 4.0 -5.2 .98 -0.6 -0.7 -3.8 -0.4 0.98 -4.1 1.79 3
2010 23 SEA AL -1.3 -0.1 126 -0.3 2.2 -2.5 1.07 -0.1 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3 0.96 -0.6 0
2011 24 SEA AL 5.6 0.6 495 1.1 9.8 -8.8 1.05 0.0 1.0 1.7 0.2 0.94 0.9 2.11 1
2012 25 SEA AL -9.4 -0.9 540 -2.0 8.1 -10.1 1.02 -1.4 -0.6 -16.4 -1.7 0.94 -13.1 0
2013 26 SEA AL 9.4 0.9 525 0.8 9.4 -8.6 .96 1.0 -0.2 2.7 0.3 0.96 13.8 2.08 3
2014 27 SEA AL 0.0 0.0 82 -0.5 1.1 -1.7 1.07 -0.1 -0.4 0.2 0.0 0.95 1.2 0
5 Yrs -3.4 -0.3 2044 -2.2 34.6 -36.8 1.01 -1.0 -1.1 -18.1 -1.8 0.95 -2.0 1.96 7

Baserunning & Misc. Stats*

Year Age Tm Lg ROE XI RS% SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS OOB OOB1 OOB2 OOB3 OOBHm BT XBT% 1stS 1stS2 1stS3 1stD 1stD3 1stDH 2ndS 2ndS3 2ndSH
2010 23 TOT AL 3 0 25% 143 1 0 100% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 1 7 41% 17 11 6 7 5 2 10 3 6
2010 23 TEX AL 3 0 27% 106 1 0 100% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 1 3 46% 11 6 5 5 4 1 8 2 5
2010 23 SEA AL 0 0 20% 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 30% 6 5 1 2 1 1 2 1 1
2011 24 SEA AL 2 0 16% 157 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 2 7 29% 19 14 5 8 7 1 7 2 4
2012 25 SEA AL 2 0 22% 159 1 0 100% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 2 7 18% 25 22 3 7 5 1 13 8 4
2013 26 SEA AL 5 0 21% 206 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 4 5 20% 32 27 5 7 5 1 10 5 4
2014 27 SEA AL 1 0 35% 34 0 1 0% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50% 3 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
5 Yrs 13 0 21% 699 2 1 67% 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 1 2 3 9 28 27% 96 76 20 30 22 6 40 18 18

Situational Batting*

Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% H Inf Bnt AB H HR RBI PHlev All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd IP Att Suc % DPopp DPs DP% Opp Suc % BR BRS BRS% <2,3B Scr % 0,2B Adv % PAu
2010 23 TOT AL 397 100% 76 6 0 3 1 0 2 1.79 13 0 5 9 4 4 9 0 0 0 77 9 12% 52 16 31% 253 37 15% 27 9 33% 22 10 45% 0
2010 23 TEX AL 275 100% 49 4 0 3 1 0 2 1.79 8 0 3 6 2 4 4 0 0 0 55 6 11% 39 13 33% 186 28 15% 21 7 33% 18 8 44% 0
2010 23 SEA AL 122 100% 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 2 3 2 0 5 0 0 0 22 3 14% 13 3 23% 67 9 13% 6 2 33% 4 2 50% 0
2011 24 SEA AL 489 99% 100 6 0 1 0 0 1 2.11 15 0 9 11 4 10 5 0 0 0 82 10 12% 31 6 19% 280 40 14% 22 11 50% 9 5 56% 0
2012 25 SEA AL 535 100% 105 8 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 8 12 7 4 15 0 0 0 100 12 12% 57 12 21% 322 33 10% 27 13 48% 19 7 37% 0
2013 26 SEA AL 521 100% 108 11 0 3 0 0 0 2.08 20 0 13 18 2 9 11 0 0 0 98 11 11% 52 11 21% 315 31 10% 16 5 31% 21 7 33% 0
2014 27 SEA AL 80 100% 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 15 2 13% 7 1 14% 52 9 17% 4 2 50% 2 0 0% 0
5 Yrs 2022 100% 406 31 0 7 1 0 3 1.96 70 0 36 52 18 28 42 0 0 0 372 44 12% 199 46 23% 1222 150 12% 96 40 42% 73 29 40% 0
MLB Averages 55% 67% 11% 32% 14% 51% 55%

Pitch Summary -- Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1stS 30% 30c 30s 20% 20c 20s 31% 31c 31s L/SO S/SO L/SO% PAu Pitu Stru
2010 23 TOT AL 397 1548 3.90 924 60.3% 30.2% 16.8% 24.9% 28.1% 69.8% 2.6% 42.1% 76.0% 24.9% 8.3% 33 1 20.4% 81 20 10.3% 41 23 29 62 31.9% 0 0 0
2010 23 TEX AL 275 1095 3.98 635 58.9% 30.6% 15.4% 25.7% 28.3% 69.4% 3.5% 40.9% 77.8% 24.4% 8.7% 24 0 21.1% 58 15 10.2% 28 16 20 37 35.1% 0 0 0
2010 23 SEA AL 122 453 3.71 289 63.8% 29.4% 19.7% 23.2% 27.7% 70.6% 0.0% 45.0% 72.1% 26.2% 7.4% 9 1 18.9% 23 5 10.7% 13 7 9 25 26.5% 0 0 0
2011 24 SEA AL 490 1940 3.96 1160 60.2% 25.9% 19.3% 26.7% 28.1% 74.1% 1.8% 44.7% 74.0% 29.0% 7.3% 36 1 16.3% 80 24 11.6% 57 32 11 94 10.5% -1 0 0
2012 25 SEA AL 536 2012 3.75 1227 61.2% 30.0% 15.6% 24.0% 30.5% 70.0% 1.0% 42.9% 77.8% 25.7% 5.2% 28 1 17.4% 93 36 7.8% 42 21 27 84 24.3% -1 0 0
2013 26 SEA AL 522 2101 4.02 1263 60.2% 26.2% 17.0% 30.2% 26.6% 73.8% 0.5% 44.4% 76.9% 25.9% 6.7% 35 1 18.4% 96 42 10.0% 52 26 22 97 18.5% -1 0 0
2014 27 SEA AL 80 326 4.08 199 61.0% 25.6% 19.6% 27.1% 27.6% 74.4% 0.0% 45.4% 73.6% 16.3% 6.3% 5 1 25.0% 20 10 8.8% 7 7 4 15 21.1% 0 0 0
5 Yrs 2025 7927 3.91 4773 60.5% 27.8% 17.3% 26.6% 28.3% 72.2% 1.3% 43.7% 76.1% 26.0% 6.8% 137 5 18.3% 370 132 9.8% 199 109 93 352 20.9% -3 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.6% 27.9% 15.5% 27.0% 29.6% 72.1% 1.5% 45.9% 78.5% 26.6% 4.8% 14.1% 8.5% 24.2%

Cumulative Batting

Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2010 23 100 397 348 40 76 14 0 13 48 1 0 46 91 .218 .307 .371 .678 82 129 9 0 0 3 4
2011 24 223 886 775 78 176 38 0 28 103 1 0 101 196 .227 .316 .385 .701 95 298 19 3 0 7 8
2012 25 355 1421 1258 127 281 52 0 47 154 2 0 150 307 .223 .306 .377 .683 91 474 31 4 0 9 10
2013 26 486 1942 1712 180 389 71 0 67 204 2 0 214 426 .227 .314 .386 .700 97 661 42 6 0 10 11
2014 27 507 2022 1785 190 406 75 0 70 216 2 1 220 445 .227 .313 .387 .700 97 691 44 6 0 11 11

Neutralized Batting

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 R/G)
How this works
Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS RC Gact
2010 23 100 397 348 40 76 14 0 13 48 1 46 91 .218 .307 .371 .678 40 100
2011 24 123 505 437 45 110 26 0 16 65 0 61 105 .252 .345 .421 .766 64 123
2012 25 132 548 492 57 114 15 0 21 59 1 53 111 .232 .307 .390 .697 59 132
2013 26 131 540 466 63 120 21 0 22 60 0 71 119 .258 .357 .444 .802 74 131
2014 27 21 81 74 11 18 4 0 3 14 0 6 19 .243 .296 .419 .715 10 21
5 Yrs 507 2071 1817 216 438 80 0 75 246 2 237 445 .241 .329 .409 .738 247 507
162 Game Avg. 162 662 581 69 140 26 0 24 79 1 76 142 .241 .329 .409 .738 79 507



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Games Played s c a p y
2014 AL  21 (8th)

                                         

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 1 (2456), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 5 (2248), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS First Base (345th), 1.6 career WAR/1.6 7yr-peak WAR/1.6 JAWS
Average HOF 1B (out of 19) = 65.9 career WAR/42.4 7yr-peak WAR/54.2 JAWS

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