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George Smith
Born: October 27, 1901(1901-10-27)
Louisville, Kentucky
Died: May 26, 1981 (aged 79)
Richmond, Virginia
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
April 21, 1926 for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
September 17, 1930 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
Win-Loss Record     10-8
Strikeouts     135
ERA     5.28

George Shelby Smith (October 27, 1901 - May 26, 1981) was a middle relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1926 through 1930 for the Detroit Tigers (1926-1929) and Boston Red Sox (1930). Listed at 6' 1", 175 lb., Smith batted an threw right-handed. He was born in Louisville, Kentucky.

In a four-season career, Smith posted 10-8 record with a 5.28 ERA in 132 appearances, including seven starts, one complete game, saves, 135 strikeouts, and 330⅔ innings of work.

Smith died at the age of 79 in Richmond, Virginia.

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