Jud Smith

Grant Judson Smith (January 13, 1869 – December 7, 1947) was a professional baseball player. He played all or part of four seasons in Major League Baseball for the Cincinnati Reds (1893), St. Louis Browns (1893), Pittsburgh Pirates (1896 and 1901) and Washington Senators (1898), primarily as a third baseman.

Jud Smith
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Third baseman
Born: (1869-01-13)January 13, 1869
Green Oak, Michigan
Died: December 7, 1947(1947-12-07) (aged 78)
Los Angeles
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 21, 1893, for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
September 15, 1901, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Batting average.280
Home runs4
Runs batted in37

Smith, who was born in Green Oak, Michigan, was a member of the Pirates team that won the 1901 National League pennant.

In 4 seasons he played in 103 games and had 346 at bats, 48 runs, 97 hits, 11 doubles, 6 triples, 4 home runs, 37 RBI, 15 stolen bases, 37 walks, .280 batting average, .363 on-base percentage, .382 slugging percentage and 132 total bases.

He went to college at Ohio State University.

He died in Los Angeles at the age of 78.