Andrew David Smith was born on September 24, 1993, he is a Major League Baseball pitcher who currently plays for the New York Mets (MLB).
Smith was drafted in the third round of the 2015 Major League Baseball draft by the Detroit Tigers. He signed for $575,800 with Detroit and was sent to the GCL Tigers.
Smith was promoted to the Connecticut Tigers after making one appearance in the GCL. In August, he was promoted to the West Michigan Whitecaps, where he concluded the season.
Smith was 3-0 with a 0.29 ERA in 31 bullpen innings thrown between the three clubs. He returned to West Michigan in 2016 and pitched the entire season, going 1-2 with a 2.96 ERA in 35 relief appearances. He started the 2017 season with the Lakeland Flying Tigers.
Smith returned to the game in 2020, playing in eight games for the Mets and posting a 6.43 ERA with seven strikeouts in eight innings thrown.
Despite missing time due to injury in 2021, Smith appeared in thirty bullpen appearances for the Mets, finishing 3-1 with a 2.40 ERA and 41 strikeouts over 41+13 innings.
How Much Does Drew Smith Make?
Drew Smith currently earns $750,000 per year.