Joe Smith

Los Angeles Angels #38 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 03/22/84
  • Age: 37
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 205
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Astros Crawfish Boil: February 11th, 2021


Been hearing a lot of chatter about how the Angels are ready to give the Astros a run for the division just like they were supposed to in 2020, 2019, 2018...

The Astros do not need to acquire a closer, for they already have one

A Proven Closer™ may not be on the Astros’ roster, but one of the game’s best relievers is.

The culmination of the Astros’ meticulous offseason


Now that the arbitration deadline has come and gone, the free-agent market is primed to see an uptick in activity, which puts the Astros in an interesting position

Astros Crawfish Boil: December 9th, 2020


With a vaccine on the horizon I’m gonna need everyone to get inoculated in the next 68 days so that pitchers and catchers can report on time.

Impending minor league free agents


Up to 21 players who will likely soon be departing the Blue Jays organization

Scouting by the numbers: #6 Houston @ #3 Minnesota


An analytical preview of the best of three American League Wild Card Series

Series Preview #17: Diamondbacks at Astros


Facing off against Zack Greinke will be fun and interesting

Thursday Bird Droppings: Another 2020 Orioles doubleheader awaits


The Orioles just won a series against the first place Braves to keep their dim playoff hopes lit a little while longer. Now they face the first place Rays.

Deconstructing the draft: 2006

No superstars, but one hidden gem and a couple of fun stories from a draft no one paid attention to.

MLB trade rumors and news: Cardinals-Pirates series postponed, Bumgarner to be evaluated by doctors


In shocking news, this was not the best weekend in the baseball world.

MLB trade rumors and news: Cardinals announce COVID-19 diagnoses


The Cardinals’ COVID-19 situation is coming into focus as the team gets closer to returning to play.

MLB Trade Rumors and News: Shohei Ohtani undergoes MRI on pitching arm


Also, Yoenis Cespedes dipped in the middle of the night and opted out of the season and honestly same.