6-3, 210lb (190cm, 95kg)
May 15, 1967
in Detroit, MI
Draft: Drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 22nd round of the 1985 MLB June Amateur Draft from Waverly HS (Lansing, MI).
High School: Waverly HS (Lansing, MI)
July 23, 1988
13,118th in MLB history)
vs. NYM 8.0 IP, 4 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 1 ER, W
September 30, 2009
vs. CIN 4.0 IP, 6 H, 3 SO, 5 BB, 6 ER, L
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2015.
(Voted by BBWAA on 455/549 ballots)
View John Smoltz's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Exceeded rookie limits during 1988 season
Agents: Lonnie Cooper, Myles Shoda
Full Name: John Andrew Smoltz
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