Smith is part of the 60-man player pool that will report to the Rays' summer camp, Juan Toribio of reports.

The veteran backstop will have the opportunity to resume his battle with Chris Herrmann for a potential third catcher role behind Mike Zunino and Michael Perez. The fact rosters will be expanded for the first four weeks of the season could mean manager Kevin Cash won't have to make what was shaping up as a difficult decision at backstop, but the three-plus weeks of summer camp should help shake things out further.

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