Justin Kyle Smoak is an American professional baseball first baseman for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, and Toronto Blue Jays. Smoak played baseball for Stratford High School and the University of South Carolina. He made his debut with the Texas Rangers in 2010, and was traded to the Seattle Mariners that season. He was claimed by the Blue Jays off waivers in 2014.
About Justin Smoak
MLB first baseman who earned a starting role after being traded to the Seattle Mariners in 2010.
He was a two-time finalist for the Golden Spikes Award, while playing for the University of South Carolina.
He won a gold medal with the U.S. national team at the 2009 Baseball World Cup.
He married longtime girlfriend Kristin Bevacqua in November 2010. They have a daughter.
Upon entering the league, his playing style was compared to Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones.
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