Fri, 06 Jan 2012 06:14:16 -0800
The Chicago White Sox signed free-agent 3B Corey Smith (Dodgers) to a minor league contract. P Stephen Sauer was released.
Sat, 13 Feb 2010 12:45:57 -0800
BaseballAmerica.com reports that the Los Angeles Dodgers have signed P Seth Etherton (Independent League) and 3B Corey Smith (Royals) to minor league contracts.
Sun, 15 Mar 2009 10:12:56 -0700
The Kansas City Royals have assigned OF Derrick Robinson, IF Corey Smith and C John Suomi to minor league camp, according to USAToday.com.
Tue, 25 Nov 2008 10:06:52 -0800
Bob Dutton, of The Kansas City Star, reports the Kansas City Royals recently signed 3B Corey Smith to a minor league contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Smith will be invited to the team's big league camp.
Tue, 29 Nov 2005 21:19:34 -0800
Padres.MLB.com's Lyle Spencer reports San Diego Padres prospect IF Corey Smith had great success in the Arizona Fall League after changing his batting stance with the help of Padres Minor League hitting instructor Rob Deer. Smith went on to hit .330 with seven home runs and 21 RBI in 24 games with the Surprise Scorpions. "I've spread out a little, with a little lift of my front foot," said the 23-year-old Smith, a former 2000 first-round pick by the Cleveland Indians. "It's similar to what (St. Louis Cardinals 1B Albert) Pujols does, just not as exaggerated off the ground. The whole idea is to get myself in a good position to unload."
Thu, 30 Jun 2005 14:38:31 -0700
USAToday.com reports the San Diego Padres outrighted IF Corey Smith to Double-A Mobile.
Wed, 02 Feb 2005 14:25:33 -0800
The Associated Press reports the San Diego Padres acquired former first-round pick 3B Corey Smith from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for IF Jake Gautreau.
Wed, 19 Jan 2005 00:33:11 -0800
The Akron Beacon Journal's Sheldon Ocker reports the Cleveland Indians designated 3B Corey Smith for assignment. The team now has 10 days to trade, release or expose Smith to waivers.
Mon, 15 Mar 2004 10:19:16 -0800
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports Cleveland Indians IF Corey Smith was sent down to Double-A Akron.
Tue, 24 Feb 2004 06:28:21 -0800
USA TODAY.com reports the Cleveland Indians signed IF Corey Smith to a one-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.