Dombrowski On Chad Smith, Claimed By Oakland: 'Really Wished He Would Have Made It Through'Dombrowski told reporters about the transaction after he, Al Avila, Jeff Jones and Brad Ausmus brought Smith in to give him the news.
Tigers Call Up Knebel To Replace SmithThe Tigers have also transferred right-hander Joel Hanrahan to the 60-day disabled list.
Ausmus Talks Rapid Rise Of Chad Smith, Recent Struggles Of Evan ReedWhen Chad Smith blew out his elbow on a ninth-inning first-pitch slider against Oregon on April 17, 2011, everything changed.
Tigers Call Up Chad Smith And Send Down Evan ReedThe Detroit Tigers have announced Wednesday they have purchased the contract of RHP Chad Smith from Toledo and designated Evan Reed for assignment.
'Peppers' Drummer Smith Honored In Birmingham, Talks Drum-OffSmith recalled his troubled youth, as his family moved to Bloomfield Hills after being born in Minnesota.
Red Hot Chili Peppers' Drummer, Mich. Native Chad Smith Lobbies For Music EducationRed Hot Chili Peppers drummer and Lahser High School graduate Chad Smith says he's a prime example of why music education is needed in public schools.