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Will Smith

Will Smith

RP - Kansas City Royals

Age: 34College: Gulf Coast Community CollegeBats: RThrows: LCountry: USA

2024 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) P #119
Best / Worst #75 / #214
ADP #308

Roster %

 
Yahoo
64%
 
ESPN
1%

Eligibility

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Will Smith lead candidate to close games for Royals

Will Smith is reportedly the lead candidate to close games for the Royals this season.

Fantasy Impact

Smith recorded 22 saves for the Rangers last season. Barring any more moves made by Kansas City this offseason, it would appear he'll open the season as the closer for the Royals.

Ari Koslow4 weeks ago
Will Smith signs with the Royals.

Will Smith and the Kansas City Royals are in agreement on a one-year, $5 million contract.

Fantasy Impact

Smith will bring plenty of experience to the bullpen for Kansas City having won the World Series straight years. He re-joins the team he made his MLB debut with.

Ari Koslow11 weeks ago
Will Smith Allows One Run in Relief as Giants Fall to Rangers

Will Smith had a solid outing in relief for the Giants on Friday, allowing just one hit and no walks in his one inning pitched, but unfortunately gave up one earned run as the Giants fell to the Rangers by a final score of 2-1.

Fantasy Impact

This performance adds to Smith's season-long stats, which now include 43 games played, a 3.14 ERA, a 0.86 WHIP, and 22 saves.

Jesse Garcia28 weeks ago
Will Smith earns the save Saturday

Will Smith allowed two runs, but still recorded his 20th save on the season against the Marlins.

Fantasy Impact

Smith allowed a two-run home run to Jake Burger, but fortunately for him he entered the inning with the Rangers leading 9-6. It continues to be a committee approach for saves between him and Aroldis Chapman.

Ari Koslow29 weeks ago
Will Smith records save in Rangers’ victory over White Sox

Will Smith continued his impressive season, tossing a perfect inning of relief against the White Sox, allowing just one hit while striking out two batters to earn his 19th save of the year.

Fantasy Impact

With a 2.70 ERA and a 0.83 WHIP, Smith has been a reliable force out of the bullpen for the Rangers, boasting a 9.5 K/9 rate and a 5.25 strikeout-to-walk ratio through 40 appearances this season.

Chris Schommer29 weeks ago