The Winnipeg Goldeyes signed right-handed pitcher Tyler Smith over the weekend.
Smith made 24 relief appearances earlier this season for the High-A West’s Tri-City Dust Devils (Los Angeles Angels). The Trafford, Pennsylvania native was 1-1 with a 5.45 ERA, striking out 38 batters in 33.0 innings pitched.
The 25-year-old was a combined 7-5 with seven saves and a 4.45 ERA in 36 relief appearances for the High-A California League’s Inland Empire 66ers and the Low-A Midwest League’s Burlington Bees.
The Goldeyes also placed right-handed pitcher Nate Antone on the inactive list, retroactive to August 12.