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Fri, Aug 5, 2022

8:51pm - Joe Smith was released by the Twins on Friday, Aaron Gleeman of The Athletic reports.

8:51pm - Joe Smith was released by the Twins on Friday, Aaron Gleeman of The Athletic reports.

Wed, Aug 3, 2022

12:05pm - Joe Smith (Min) was designated for assignment by the Twins on Wednesday, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.

12:05pm - Joe Smith (Min) was designated for assignment by the Twins on Wednesday, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.

Wed, Jul 13, 2022

11:39am - Joe Smith (Min) (back) was activated from the 15-day injured list Wednesday.

Tue, Jul 12, 2022

5:32pm - Joe Smith (Min) (back) could be activated from the injured list Tuesday, Aaron Gleeman of The Athletic reports.

Mon, Jul 4, 2022

10:02am - Joe Smith (Min) (upper trapezius) will travel with the Twins on the upcoming six-game road trip and could be activated during the trip, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Sun, Jun 26, 2022

2:02pm - Joe Smith (Min) Twins placed Smith on the 15-day injured list Sunday with upper trapezius tightness.

Sat, Oct 2, 2021

8:43pm - Joe Smith (Sea) was placed on the injured list with an undisclosed injury Saturday, Corey Brock of The Athletic reports.

Sat, Sep 25, 2021

11:08am - Joe Smith (Sea) (4-4) pitched two-thirds scoreless innings, allowing just one hit to earn the win over the Angels on Friday.

Fri, Sep 24, 2021

8:11pm - Joe Smith (Sea) who improved his record to 3-4 with a win over the Athletics on Thursday, has three straight scoreless appearances and six in his last seven outings overall.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021

2:09pm - Joe Smith (Sea) (2-4) took the loss in a defeat at the hands of the Red Sox on Tuesday, allowing an earned run on one hit while recording two strikeouts over one-plus inning.

Tue, Aug 31, 2021

3:10am - Joe Smith (Sea) (2-3) took the loss and blown save in Monday's 4-3 defeat at the hands of the Astros, allowing two runs on three hits in one-third of an inning.

Fri, Aug 27, 2021

4:52pm - Joe Smith (Sea) (2-2) was charged with a loss and his first blown save in a defeat at the hands of the Royals on Thursday, allowing an earned run on two hits while recording a strikeout over one inning.

Fri, Aug 20, 2021

3:31pm - Joe Smith (Sea) (2-1) was credited with the victory in an extra-innings win over the Rangers on Thursday, issuing a walk over a scoreless 10th inning.

Tue, Aug 3, 2021

4:26pm - Joe Smith (Sea) fired a perfect 1.1 innings in a win over the Rays on Monday, recording two strikeouts.

Tue, Jul 27, 2021

7:27pm - Joe Smith (Sea) and Abraham Toro were traded from the Astros to the Mariners on Tuesday in exchange for Kendall Graveman and Rafael Montero, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Fri, Jul 9, 2021

6:56am - Joe Smith (Hou) allowed one hit over a scoreless ninth inning in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Athletics.

Wed, Jul 7, 2021

4:22pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Wednesday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Wed, Jun 30, 2021

7:41pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) will report to Triple-A Sugar Land on Thursday to begin a rehab assignment, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Thu, Jun 24, 2021

6:06pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) will throw a bullpen session Friday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Tue, Jun 22, 2021

8:01am - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) is expected to join the Astros for their upcoming series in Detroit, which begins Thursday.

Wed, Jun 9, 2021

4:29pm - Joe Smith (Hou) Astros placed Smith on the 10-day injured list Wednesday due to right elbow soreness, Jake Kaplan of Athletic reports.

Fri, Apr 30, 2021

6:49am - Joe Smith (Hou) set down all three batters faced in the ninth inning of Thursday's 1-0 loss to Seattle.

Thu, Apr 29, 2021

4:56am - Joe Smith (Hou) (1-1) allowed one hit and struck out two over a scoreless eighth inning to pick up the win over Seattle on Wednesday.

Tue, Apr 6, 2021

6:38am - Joe Smith (Hou) (0-1) took the loss Monday, when he allowed three runs on two hits and a hit batsman to the Angels.

Fri, Apr 2, 2021

7:04am - Joe Smith (Hou) allowed two hits and struck out one over two-thirds of an inning in Thursday's 8-1 win over the Athletics.

Sun, Mar 14, 2021

1:47pm - Joe Smith (Hou) has appeared in three spring games, allowing two runs on four hits while striking out three over three innings.

Wed, Jul 15, 2020

9:15am - Joe Smith (Hou) Astros placed Smith (personal) on the restricted list Wednesday, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

Sun, Jul 5, 2020

4:13pm - Joe Smith (Hou) manager Dusty Baker said Sunday that Smith wasn't present due to a family matter, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Mon, Mar 16, 2020

8:46am - Joe Smith (Hou) is expected to serve as a bridge to closer Roberto Osuna in the Astros' bullpen, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports. He's allowed two runs on three hits while striking out two over 4.1 spring innings.

Mon, Dec 16, 2019

5:37pm - Joe Smith (Hou) signed a two-year deal with the Astros on Monday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Fri, Jul 12, 2019

5:04pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) was activated from the 60-day injured list prior to Friday's game against the Rangers, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports.

Thu, Jul 11, 2019

5:52pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) could be activated from the 60-day injured list over the weekend, Hunter Atkins of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Tue, Jun 25, 2019

12:14pm - Joe Smith (Hou) Astros don't expect Smith (Achilles) to be ready to return from the 60-day injured list until after the All-Star break, Jake Kaplan of Athletic reports.

Wed, Jun 19, 2019

11:06am - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) will begin a minor-league rehab assignment with Double-A Corpus Christi on Wednesday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Mon, Jun 17, 2019

6:32pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) threw live batting practice Monday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Fri, Jun 14, 2019

6:31pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) is slated to throw one more bullpen session early next week before embarking on a rehab assignment, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Wed, Jun 5, 2019

2:46pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) is scheduled to throw a live batting practice session this weekend, Daniel Kramer of MLB.com reports.

Mon, Jun 3, 2019

12:43pm - Joe Smith (Hou) A.J. Hinch said Sunday that Smith (Achilles) will throw another bullpen session within the next few days, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Tue, May 28, 2019

6:50pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) threw a bullpen session Tuesday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

Tue, May 14, 2019

6:29pm - Joe Smith (Hou) threw a bullpen session Tuesday for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair his ruptured left Achilles, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Sat, May 11, 2019

6:31pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) went through running drills on the field Saturday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Sun, Apr 7, 2019

4:21pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (Achilles) resumed playing catch about two weeks ago, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

Thu, Mar 28, 2019

12:11pm - Joe Smith (Hou) Astros placed Smith (Achilles) on the 10-day injured list Thursday, Jake Kaplan of Athletic reports.

Thu, Dec 20, 2018

11:49am - Joe Smith (Hou) suffered a ruptured left Achilles' tendon while working out last week. He underwent surgery and is expected to miss 6-to-8 months, Jared Diamond of The Wall Street Journal reports.

Fri, Oct 12, 2018

12:43pm - Joe Smith (Hou) is on the Astros' ALCS roster against Boston, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Mon, Sep 10, 2018

4:54am - Joe Smith (Hou) pitched a scoreless seventh inning in Sunday's 6-5 loss to the Red Sox.

Sun, Jul 8, 2018

4:07am - Joe Smith (Hou) allowed a hit and struck out two over a scoreless inning in Saturday's 12-6 win over the White Sox.

Tue, Jul 3, 2018

7:26am - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) was reinstated from the 10-day DL on Tuesday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Mon, Jul 2, 2018

2:36am - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) fired a scoreless inning of relief for Double-A Corpus Christi on Sunday and will rejoin the Astros for a series beginning Tuesday against the Rangers, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Sat, Jun 30, 2018

3:57am - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) allowed three hits and struck one in a scoreless inning for Double-A Corpus Christi on Friday.

Wed, Jun 27, 2018

9:21am - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) will embark on a rehabilitation assignment with Double-A Corpus Christi on Friday, Christian Boutwell of MLB.com reports.

Sun, Jun 24, 2018

2:56pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) threw a bullpen session Sunday, his first since going on the disabled list June 10, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Mon, Jun 18, 2018

3:16pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) played catch Sunday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic Houston reports.

Sat, Jun 16, 2018

3:16am - Joe Smith (Hou) a previous report, Smith (elbow) remains on the disabled list, but has rejoined the Astros and will hopefully begin throwing soon, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Fri, Jun 15, 2018

1:56pm - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) was reinstated from the 10-day disabled list prior to Friday's game against Kansas City, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Tue, Jun 12, 2018

4:29pm - Joe Smith (Hou) A.J. Hinch reported Tuesday that Smith's elbow injury is not considered serious and that he will rejoin the team later this week, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Mon, Jun 11, 2018

11:35am - Joe Smith (Hou) (elbow) was scheduled to undergo an MRI on Monday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic Houston reports.

Sun, Jun 10, 2018

7:54am - Joe Smith (Hou) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday due to right elbow discomfort, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Wed, Jun 6, 2018

3:27am - Joe Smith (Hou) struck out two over a scoreless inning of relief in Tuesday's loss to the Mariners. It was his 10th scoreless outing over his last 11 appearances.

Wed, Apr 4, 2018

4:30am - Joe Smith (Hou) allowed two hits in a scoreless ninth inning in Tuesday's 10-6 win over the Orioles.

Wed, Dec 13, 2017

1:20pm - Joe Smith (Hou) signed a two-year contract with the Astros on Wednesday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Fri, Sep 1, 2017

1:24pm - Joe Smith (Cle) notched his first save of the season Friday by recording the final out in a 3-2 victory over the Tigers.

Sat, Aug 12, 2017

7:43pm - Joe Smith (Cle) struck out two Rays over a perfect inning Saturday to pick up his 15th hold of the year.

Mon, Jul 31, 2017

11:13am - Joe Smith (Cle) was traded to the Indians on Monday, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports.

Sat, Jul 22, 2017

11:33am - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) was activated from the disabled list Saturday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Fri, Jul 21, 2017

12:45pm - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) is expected to be activated from the disabled list Saturday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Wed, Jul 19, 2017

1:11pm - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) will join the team in Cleveland on Friday after partaking in another rehab appearance, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.

7:41am - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) was activated off the disabled list Wednesday, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Sat, Jul 15, 2017

12:47pm - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) will make one more rehab appearance at Triple-A Buffalo before rejoining the Jays next week in Boston, Ben Nicholson- of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Fri, Jul 14, 2017

6:19pm - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) tossed an 11-pitch inning, allowing a hit and notching a strikeout in his first rehab appearance Friday with Triple-A Buffalo, Keegan Matheson of MLB.com reports.

Sun, Jul 9, 2017

7:38am - Joe Smith (Tor) (shoulder) threw off a mound Sunday and is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Wednesday before beginning a rehab assignment with Triple-A Buffalo on Friday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Tue, Jul 4, 2017

10:33am - Joe Smith (Tor) John Gibbons said Tuesday that he no longer expects Smith (shoulder) to return from the 10-day disabled list before the All-Star break, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.

7:11am - Joe Smith (Tor) Blue Jays are hopeful that Smith (shoulder) will be able to return from the 10-day disabled list during the club's four-game series with the Astros over the weekend, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Mon, Jun 19, 2017

1:27pm - Joe Smith (Tor) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Monday with right shoulder inflammation, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.

Sun, Jun 4, 2017

12:43pm - Joe Smith (Tor) picked up the win after striking out two Yankees in a clean eighth inning Sunday.

Tue, May 30, 2017

6:24pm - Joe Smith (Tor) (1-0) pitched a scoreless inning, allowing one hit with one strikeout in Tuesday's win over the Reds.

Mon, May 22, 2017

4:09am - Joe Smith (Tor) is in line to take over the team's setup role on a regular basis, the Jays Journal reports.

Sun, Apr 30, 2017

12:22pm - Joe Smith (Tor) has allowed four runs over 12.1 innings out of the bullpen to start the season.

Sat, Apr 8, 2017

1:46pm - Joe Smith (Tor) will not be available out of the Blue Jays' bullpen Saturday, MLB.com's Gregor Chisholm reports.

Thu, Mar 2, 2017

4:58am - Joe Smith (Tor) pitched one inning, allowing two runs on three hits while strike out one Tiger in Wednesday's Grapefruit League game.

Sun, Feb 5, 2017

5:25am - Joe Smith (Tor) reached an agreement Sunday with the Blue Jays on a one-year contract, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports.

Thu, Sep 1, 2016

12:32pm - Joe Smith (ChN) (hamstring) was activated from the disabled list Thursday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

Fri, Aug 26, 2016

4:35pm - Joe Smith (ChN) (hamstring) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Iowa on Saturday, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Wed, Aug 17, 2016

11:37am - Joe Smith (ChN) was placed on the disabled list Wednesday with a left hamstring strain, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

Sat, Aug 13, 2016

3:35am - Joe Smith (ChN) pitched one inning against the Cardinals on Friday, striking out one and giving up a solo homer.

Mon, Aug 1, 2016

11:58am - Joe Smith (ChN) has been traded from the Angels to the Cubs, Buster Olney of ESPN reports.

Mon, Jul 25, 2016

7:54pm - Joe Smith (Ana) was unavailable to pitch Monday because of back tightness, but manager Mike Scoscia says he should be fine, Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com reports.

Fri, Jul 1, 2016

1:56pm - Joe Smith (Ana) is not expected to immediately resume his role as the Angels' setup man, Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com reports.

12:00pm - Joe Smith (Ana) (hamstring) was activated from the 15-day DL on Friday.

Sat, Jun 25, 2016

4:25pm - Joe Smith (Ana) (hamstring) will make a rehab appearance with High-A Inland Empire on Sunday, Joey Kaufman of the Orange County Register reports.

Wed, Jun 22, 2016

8:18am - Joe Smith (Ana) (hamstring) threw a bullpen session Tuesday, Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register reports.

Tue, Jun 7, 2016

11:53am - Joe Smith (Ana) (hamstring) was placed on the disabled list Tuesday, Pedro Moura of the LA Times reports.

Sun, Jun 5, 2016

12:24pm - Joe Smith (Ana) was unavailable Sunday due to a hamstring issue, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

Sat, Jun 4, 2016

5:31pm - Joe Smith (Ana) has been pitching through a sore left hamstring the last few weeks, MLB.com's Alden Gonzalez reports.

Mon, May 23, 2016

8:19pm - Joe Smith (Ana) picked up his sixth save as he worked around a walk and struck out a batter in Monday's win over the Rangers.

Sun, May 22, 2016

7:33am - Joe Smith (Ana) blew his second save of the season Saturday versus the Orioles, allowing three runs on two hits and one walk in an inning of work.

Fri, May 20, 2016

5:10am - Joe Smith (Ana) needed just 10 pitches Thursday against the Dodgers to earn his fifth save of the season. He didn't allow a baserunner and struck out one.

Sun, May 15, 2016

5:04pm - Joe Smith (Ana) struck out a pair of batters in a spotless ninth inning to earn his fourth save of the season Sunday versus the Mariners.

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