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Kyle Smith Interview

Kyle Smith was drafted in the 4th round of the 2011 draft out of Santaluces High School in Lantana, Fla. He passed up an opportunity to play with Florida, in order to sign with the Royals. In 2012, he made one dominant start at Idaho Falls before being promoted to Kane County. In all, he pitched 72.1 innings with a 2.86 ERA. He had 1.19 WHIP and a fantastic 12.2 K/9 rate.

What is your pitching repertoire? 4-seam fastball, sits 90-93, touches 95 Curveball, sits 78-80 Modified Circle Change (loose circle), sits 81-84 What's your go-to pitch when you need a strikeout? Kyle likes to use his curveball when he needs a swing and a miss. He also relies on his fastball at all times, particularly an inside fastball to a righty What do you need to work on...

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