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Smith Building On Triumphs and Struggles

Smith has a combined 3.02 ERA this season

TAMPA, FL - After a dominant start, subsequent rough stretch and strong rebound at Low-A Charleston during this season’s first half, starting pitcher Caleb Smith was ecstatic to get the call that he had been promoted to high-A Tampa.

“I was really excited (to get the call),” Smith said. “I can’t really explain it. I’ve been working for it this whole season, and it finally came.” His time in Charleston definitely had its ups and downs. The overpowering start and the ensuing number of tough outings in early June taught Smith more about pitching in general. “I think it went pretty well,” he said of his time in Charleston... Recommended Stories

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