JUGS Sports | Michele Smith

2-Time Olympic Gold Medalist

Biography

A heralded pitcher for the U.S. Olympic Softball Team, Ms. Smith helped Team USA to back-to-back gold medals in the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta and the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia. She also was a member of the 2002 U.S. national team that won gold at the U.S., and Canada Cups, and the International Softball Federation.

Hitting - Career Records:

  • #6 All Time Career Batting Average - .343 (148-432)
  • #5 All Time Career Slugging Percentage - .539 (233-432)
  • #10 All Time Career On-Base Percentage - .412
  • Tied for #14 All Time Career Hits – 148
  • Tied for #19 All Time Career Doubles – 20
  • Tied for #2 All Time Career Triples – 10
  • #8 All Time Career Home Runs – 15
  • Tied for #16 Career Runs Scored – 75
  • #7 All Time Career Runs Batted In – 87
  • #9 All Time Career Total Bases – 233
  • #17 All Time Career Bases on Balls – 46
  • #23 All Time Career Games Played – 171

Pitching – Career Records:

  •  #6 All Time Career Earned Run Avenue - .75 (707.1 innings pitched)
  •  #3 All Time Career Win-Loss Percentage - .804 (82-20)
  •  #1 All Time Career Victories – 82
  •  Tied for #3 All Time Career Appearances – 108
  •  #3 All Time Career Starts – 97
  •  #3 All Time Career Complete Games – 75
  •  #2 All Time Career Shutouts – 46
  •  #3 All Time Career Innings Pitched – 707.1
  •  #4 All Time Career Strikeouts – 600
  •  #9 All Time Career Strikeouts/7 innings – 5.94 (707.1 innings)
  •  #9 All Time Career Fewest Walks/7 innings – 1.78 (707.1 innings)


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