Caleb Smith

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Caleb Smith is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Major League Baseball Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB). Caleb Smith was previously with the New York Yankees and the Miami Marlins.

Early Life and Childhood

Caleb Smith was born on July 28, 1991, in Huntsville, Texas, United States his age is 31 years as of 2022 and he is a naturalized American citizen and Christian by religion.

Similarly, his birth name is Caleb Anthony Smith and his birth sign is Leo. Smith has received a lot of family support to succeed in his career.

However, there is no additional information available regarding his parents and siblings, Smith may not want to share information about his family to keep them out of the spotlight.

Education

Talking about his educational background, Smith attended Sam Houston State University after graduating from Huntsville High School in Huntsville, Texas, where he played college baseball. In 2013, his junior year, he went 7-5 with a 3.44 earned run average (ERA) in 18 games (16 starts).

Career and Professional Life

Regarding his career, Smith was selected in the 14th round of the 2013 Major League Baseball draft by the New York Yankees out of Sam Houston State University. Similarly, he debuted for the Staten Island Yankees and also started one game for the Trenton Thunder.

Moreover, in 14 games, he went 1-2 with a 1.93 ERA and 57 strikeouts in 513 innings pitched (10 starts). He began the 2014 season with the Charleston RiverDogs. Likewise, on April 28, he was named South Atlantic League player of the week after setting a RiverDogs strikeout record with 13.

He spent the rest of the season with the Tampa Yankees. He went 10-9 with a 3.67 ERA in 27 starts between Charleston and Tampa. Smith pitched in 25 games (24 starts) for the Trenton Thunder in 2015, going 10-7 with a 3.38 ERA.

He also pitched in one game for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders at the end of the season. He returned to Trenton in 2016, where he posted a 3-5 record with a 3.96 ERA in 63.2 innings pitched. On November 20, 2017, Smith and Garrett Cooper were traded to the Miami Marlins in exchange for pitcher Mike King and international bonus pool money.

Smith made the Marlins’ Opening Day starting rotation and was pitching well until he severely strained and tore his lat muscle from the bone on June 26 against the Rockies. He chose to have season-ending surgery, effectively ending his 2018 campaign.

He was traded from the Miami Marlins to the Arizona Diamondbacks on August 31, 2020, along with pitchers Humberto Meja and Julio Frias, in exchange for outfielder Starling Marte. Smith pitched in four games (3 starts), totaling 11 innings of work with 12 strikeouts.

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Caption: Caleb Smith playing a baseball match. Source: Getty Images

Brand Endorsements

Smith has not endorsed any brand, nor has he promoted anything, nor has he been seen in any brand collaborations.

Awards and Nomination

Smith has not been associated with or won any kind of awards and hasn’t received any prestigious title yet. However, Smith’s best form has yet to be acknowledged by his audience. In addition, we believe Smith will get several awards in the future.

Caleb Smith – Net Worth 2022

Caleb Smith is an American professional baseball pitcher who has earned a considerable income from his work. Smith’s estimated net worth is around $700k and his annual salary is $80k per year and his source of income is mainly his baseball profession.

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Caption: Caleb Smith throwing a ball. Source: Az Central

Relationship Status

Smith is married to Tori.  However, Smith has not revealed how they both met and dated each other. Smith and Tori have two sons. Moreover, there is no information regarding Smith’s past affairs or girlfriends.

Scandal

Caleb Smith was suspended for 10 games and fined an undisclosed amount for having a foreign substance on his glove during a game against the Phillies, according to Michael Hill.

Body Measurements

Talking about Smith’s height he is 6 Feet tall and weighs 93kg. Moreover, Smith’s eye color is grey and his hair color is black. Also, Smith’s shoe size is 12(US).

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Caption: Caleb Smith in a baseball match. Source: Az Central

Caleb Smith – Social Media

Smith is very active on Instagram. He has 24.3k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @blakelewis. Moreover, Smith is not available on any other social media sites including Twitter and Facebook.