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22 Dominic Smith LF

New York Mets

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
12%1%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
17610.27822341
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2018NYM56143143251144700.255.420.224
2019NYM8817634491022194412.352.506.278

Player Updates

August 14, 2019 01:08 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Weeks away from shedding boot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith (foot) is scheduled for a doctor's appointment in a few weeks, at which point he's hopeful to shed his walking boot, Tim Britton of The Athletic reports.

Smith has been dealing with a stress reaction in his left foot since the end of July, and he's been in a walking boot since. "We're hoping the appointment goes well, and they say I can come out of the boot and once that happens hopefully I can get back quickly with no setbacks," stated Smith. A timetable for his return likely won't come into focus until after his appointment.

July 31, 2019 05:56 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Out another three weeks
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith was diagnosed with a stress reaction in his left foot and will remain in a walking boot for a few weeks, Matt Ehalt of Yahoo Sports reports.

Smith underwent a CT scan earlier in the week which apparently did not yield positive results. He'll be withheld from baseball activities for at least the next few weeks as a result, suggesting he won't be ready to return until the end of August, at the earliest. J.D. Davis should continue to see time in left field while Smith is on the shelf.

July 28, 2019 10:08 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Getting CT scan Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith (foot) will undergo a CT scan Monday, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

Smith was diagnosed with a stress reaction in his left foot after undergoing an MRI on Saturday and was subsequently placed on the 10-day injured list later in the day. The transaction rules Smith out for at least the next week and a half, but the 24-year-old won't have a clear timetable for a return until the results of his CT scan are known. For the duration of Smith's absence, J.D. Davis is expected to take over as the Mets' everyday left fielder.

July 27, 2019 07:12 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Lands on injured list
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith was placed on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a stress reaction in his left foot.

According to Tim Healey of Newsday, Smith said he was dealing with pain for about a week before heading for an MRI, which revealed the stress reaction. The injury could help explain Smith's struggles since the All-Star break, as he's hitting just .184 with a .547 OPS in 11 second-half games. Smith will undergo additional testing Monday, at which point a timetable for his return will hopefully emerge. Aaron Altherr was summoned from the minors to replace Smith on the roster, while J.D. Davis is starting in left field Saturday.

July 25, 2019 11:08 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Shifts to bench for series finale
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Padres, Matt Ehalt of Yahoo Sports reports.

He'll cede his spot in the outfield to Juan Lagares, who returns to the starting nine for the first time since July 18. Despite Smith's shortcomings on the defensive end, the Mets seem inclined to keep him around in a near-everyday role with little at stake amid a non-contending season. While Smith owns a stellar .872 OPS on the campaign, he has yet to find much success at the plate in July, going 9-for-51 with a .192 on-base percentage.

July 21, 2019 08:00 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Big offensive day
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 3-for-4 with a home run and four RBI in Saturday's 11-4 win over the Giants.

It was Smith's 10th homer of the season and eighth since taking over as the Mets' primary left fielder at the beginning of June. The 24-year-old is really coming into his own this season, slashing .293/.370/.537 while lowering his strikeout rate (21.7 percent) and raising his walk rate (10.4 percent). Smith should continue to see regular at-bats against righties, making him a viable option in most formats.

July 18, 2019 06:56 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Out again Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith is not starting Thursday against the Giants, Matt Ehalt of Yahoo Sports reports.

Smith will sit for a second straight game as the Mets face another left-hander in Madison Bumgarner. Although the 24-year-old didn't start Wednesday, he still went 2-for-3 with a home run, two runs scored and four RBI as a substitute. J.D. Davis is starting in left field in place of Smith on Thursday.

July 18, 2019 09:24 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Clubs ninth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 2-for-3 with a home run, two runs scored and four RBI in Wednesday's rout of the Twins.

Despite the fact that he started the game on the bench, Smith was still a big part of the Mets' 14-run explosion, hitting a three-run bomb in the seventh inning while pinch hitting for J.D. Davis. Smith is now slashing .294/.376/.536 on the year with nine homers and 18 RBI in 173 plate appearances.

July 17, 2019 11:40 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Sitting amid slump
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith is not in Wednesday's lineup against the Twins.

He is just 3-for-28 in eight games this month, and will take a seat despite the fact that the Mets have the designated hitter spot at their disposal while playing in Minnesota. Adeiny Hechavarria starts at second base, allowing Robinson Cano to start at designated hitter.

July 13, 2019 12:48 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Sits against lefty
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith is not starting Friday against lefty Caleb Smith and the Marlins, Tim Healey of Newsday reports.

Smith moved into a role on the large side of a platoon in left field thanks to his strong .304/.389/.551 line in the first half of the season. He'll likely return to the lineup for both games over the weekend with a pair of righties on the mound for Miami. J.D. Davis gets the start in left field in his absence.

July 2, 2019 04:32 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Absent vs. lefty
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith isn't in the starting lineup for Tuesday's game against the Yankees, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

Smith will head to the bench with a lefty in James Paxton slated to toe the rubber for the opposition. J.D. Davis draws the nod in left field and is batting third in Smith's stead.

June 30, 2019 03:44 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Not starting Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Braves, Tim Healey of Newsday reports.

Smith started the last six contests and went 9-for-25 with four home runs, seven runs scored and a stolen base in that stretch. The 24-year-old is seeing regular starts in left field but will hit the bench Sunday with southpaw Max Fried on the mound for Atlanta. J.D. Davis enters the lineup in his stead.

June 29, 2019 11:00 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Slams eighth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 1-for-5 with a solo homer in a 5-4 loss to the Braves on Saturday.

Serving as the left fielder, Smith provided the Mets' first run with a home run in the third inning off Julio Teheran. That makes four homers in the last six games for the 24-year-old, and his slash line is a lusty .328/.418/.590 even without receiving the benefit of regular playing time.

June 27, 2019 12:00 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Draws fourth straight start
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith will start in left field and bat fifth Thursday against the Phillies, Tim Healey of Newsday reports.

Smith will be making his fourth consecutive start and looks poised to continue seeing regular action against right-handed pitching, at least while he's wielding a hot bat. The 24-year-old has contributed solo home runs in each of the past three contests and maintains a 1.044 OPS in 128 plate appearances this season. The Mets can live with his limitations in the outfield so long as he continues to rake.

June 28, 2019 01:08 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Homers in third consecutive game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 3-for-3 with a solo home run, a walk, a stolen base and two runs scored Thursday against the Phillies.

Smith took Nick Pivetta deep in the fourth inning to record his seventh home run of the season and third in as many games. He's thoroughly enjoyed facing the Phillies' pitching staff, collecting six hits while scoring five runs and driving in three across three games during the just-concluded series. Though he remains out of the lineup fairly regularly, Smith has made his case for more playing time by posting a .339/.438/.606 line across 128 plate appearances.

June 26, 2019 11:24 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Goes yard again
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 1-for-4 with a walk and a solo home run in Tuesday's loss to the Phillies.

After going 15 games without a homer, Smith has now gone deep in back-to-back starts. The 24-year-old is slashing .321/.419/.566 on the year with six home runs and 12 RBI in 124 plate appearances, numbers which should encourage manager Mickey Callaway to continue trying to find ways to get him into the lineup more frequently.

June 25, 2019 09:52 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Slugs fifth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 2-for-5 with a double, a solo home run and a second run scored in Monday's loss to the Phillies.

The homer was his fifth of the year and first since June 6, with Smith slashing a tepid .200/.314/.300 in 35 plate appearances between the long balls. Playing time remains inconsistent for the 24-year-old even with occasional starts in left field, a situation that isn't likely to change with Pete Alonso entrenched at first base.

June 9, 2019 01:00 PM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Sitting after three straight starts
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Rockies, Tim Healey of Newsday reports.

Per Healey, manager Mickey Callaway classified Smith's absence as more of a day off after the natural first baseman started each of the past three games in left field. While Smith's long-term viability in the outfield remains a question mark, he should at least enter the lineup over the next two games with a designated hitter available for the Mets in their interleague series with the Yankees. Smith has homered three times while batting .433 over his last 11 games, showing he can still deliver some intriguing fantasy value in deeper formats and NL-only leagues even while his playing-time outlook remains somewhat sketchy.

June 7, 2019 10:36 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Launches fourth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith went 2-for-3 with a solo home run in Thursday's win over the Giants.

Getting the start in left field and hitting second, the 23-year-old went back-to-back with Amed Rosario to lead off the first inning and get things rolling for the Mets. Smith has now played six games in left, gaining outfield eligibility in many fantasy formats, and that might be his clearest path to regular playing time with Pete Alonso entrenched at first base. Smith is certainly doing everything he can to force his way into the lineup more often, slashing .373/.468/.612 with four homers and a sharp 11:14 BB:K through 79 plate appearances.

June 6, 2019 10:20 AM
Mets' Dominic Smith: Enters lineup Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Smith (thumb) will start in left field and bat second Thursday against the Giants, Matt Ehalt of Yahoo Sports reports.

Smith hyperextended his right thumb Saturday, but he avoided a trip to the injured list after an MRI cleared him of any structural damage. The injury nonetheless limited Smith to a bench role for the previous three contests, with the 23-year-old logging a sole pinch-hitting appearance during that span. With the soreness in his thumb apparently having subsided, Smith will enter the lineup in the series finale for what will be his fourth outfield start of the season. Smith could be pressed into more regular action in the event Robinson Cano (hamstring) needs to return to the IL, in which case Jeff McNeil would likely pick up more starts at second base rather than the outfield.

Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs RHP144409 .354 .528 .278
Last 7 Games
  OPP AB R H HR RBI BB SB
7/18@SF2000000
7/19@SF4000000
7/20@SF5131400
7/21@SF1000000
7/23SD4000000
7/24SD4010000
7/26PIT3000000
Two Week Schedule
AUGUST
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18
@KC
W11-5
19
20
CLE
W9-2
21
CLE
W4-3
22
CLE
7:10 pm
23
ATL
7:10 pm
24
ATL
7:10 pm
25
ATL
1:10 pm
26
27
CHC
7:10 pm
28
CHC
7:10 pm
29
CHC
7:10 pm
30
@PHI
7:05 pm
31
@PHI
4:05 pm
Fantasy Points by Week
14

7

2

3

-1

0
8

12

20

9

10

1

30

2

22

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Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2017NYM491671733926144900 .262 .395 .198
2018NYM56143143251144700 .255 .420 .224
2019NYM8817634491022194412 .352 .506 .278
Total 1934866511424593714012 .294 .442 .235
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2017NYM1B464435532726232 .994
2018NYM1B282216915313315 .982
2018NYMOF13101413010 .929
2019NYM1B3581039490111.000
2019NYMOF33275046130 .940
Total  14611169163349958 .987
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2017NYM606610105
2018NYM1116000202
2019NYM1008900105
Total 271215104012
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2013R-Gcl Mets48167234891322243724 .384 .407 .287
2013R-Kingsport Mets362440042--00 .7501.333 .667
2014AFX-Savannah Sand Gnats12646152125261144517754 .344 .338 .271
2015AFA-St. Lucie Mets11845658139330679357521 .354 .417 .305
2016AA-Binghamton130484641462921491507421 .367 .457 .302
2017AAA-Las Vegas 51s114457771513421676398711 .386 .519 .330
Total 53920312766131356403162013501211 .366 .433 .302
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/226
Birthdate:
6/15/1995
Age:
24
Hometown:
Los Angeles, CA
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Team:
New York Mets
College:

MLB Experience:
3