On Tuesday, Devin Smeltzer threw the hardest pitch of his outing, a 92.2 mph fastball, in the seventh inning, as he was preparing to break his previous career high in pitches.
When Devin Smeltzer was healthy in 2021, he was a fully developed and released version of himself that he hadn’t been since a series of ailments interrupted his season.
It was Devin Smeltzer for the fourth time this season who threw another gem, surrendering two runs on 101 pitches for 6 2/3 innings in the Twins’ 8-2 win over the Tigers at Comerica Park on Tuesday.
Despite Devin Smeltzer’s brilliance, the Twins were restricted to just three hits in the nightcap, a 4-0 setback.
Only Jeimer Candelario’s RBI groundout in the fourth inning of Devin Smeltzer’s second start in ’22 was enough to stop him from completing seven innings again, and the other earned run on his record, as a result of a botched double play.
Devin Smeltzer Contract
Devin Smeltzer agreed to a one-year, $700,000 deal with the Minnesota Twins, with a guaranteed $700,000.
Devin Smeltzer Salary
Devin Smeltzer earns an average of $700.000 a year. Smeltzer will receive a basic salary of $700.000 in 2022.
Devin Smeltzer Net Worth
Devin Smeltzer has a net worth estimation of $1 million