Drafted in the 21st round of the 2006 MLB Draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks...played in 50 games, starting 49 (at second base)...posted a .271 (48-for-177) batting average, 18 doubles, one triple, six home runs, 32 RBI and 13 walks...went 3-for-3 with a home run, two doubles, and two RBI against Stanford (May 19)...in the top of the third inning of against USC (May 14), Smith made arguably the best defensive play of the year for the Bruins by making a spectacular diving glove flip to shortstop Brandon Crawford, setting in motion a 4-6-3 inning-ending double play (on live television)...went 2-for-5 with one double and one home run against USC (May 12)...went 2-for-4 with one double and four RBI at UC Riverside (May 2)...hit 2-for-4 in back-to-back games against Washington State (April 7 and 8)...went 3-for-5 with one home run, one triple, three RBI and two runs scored against San Diego State (March 17), finishing one double shy of hitting for the cycle...hit 2-for-3 with one double, two RBI and three runs scored against UNLV (March 14)...went 2-for-4 with one home run, one double, a career-high 4 RBI and one run scored against Mississippi (March 10)...finished 3-for-5 with one home run, one double, and two RBI at NC State (March 5)...went 3-for-5 with three runs scored against Fresno State (Feb. 5).
Played in 24 games, making 23 starts (at second base)...totaled a .293 (22-for-75) batting average, six doubles, 10 RBI, 10 runs scored, and a .432 on base percentage...also posted a .979 fielding percentage...went 3-for-3 with one double against Cal Poly (Jan. 29)...finished 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs scored at Fresno State (Feb. 6)...tallied three RBI while hitting 2-for-4 with one double versus Pacific (Feb. 27)...notched two RBI against Cal State Fullerton (March 29)...tallied five multi-hit games on the year.
Hit .265 with two home runs and 16 RBI for the McKinney Marshalls of the Texas Collegiate League.
Played two years at Loyola Marymount under head coach Frank Cruz...gained first-team Freshman All-American accolades by Collegiate Baseball in 2002...named the 2002 West Coast Conference Freshman of the Year...earned All-WCC first-team accolades, becoming the only freshman to capture such honors in 2002...started 54 games as a freshman in 2002, hitting .320 with 11 doubles and 41 RBI...posted a .284 batting average in 2003 with six doubles and 21 RBI.
Culver City HS
Four-year letterwinner in baseball under head coach Rick Prieto...two-time all-league selection...served as the team captain as a junior and senior...was a two-time Wave Newspaper all-area selection.
Sean Brian Smith...born on March 6, 1983 in Santa Monica, Calif...parents are James and Marilyn Smith...has one younger sister, Jennifer...sociology major.
At Bats - 6 vs. Ariizona State (4/23/06)
Runs - 3 (twice), last vs. UNLV (3/14/06)
Hits - 3 (six times), last vs. Stanford (5/19/06)
RBI - 4 (three times), last vs. UC Irvine (5/23/06)
Doubles - 2 (two times), last vs. Stanford (5/19/06)