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Seth's Story - Part II

Seth after a HR at Wrigley this season

Seth's Story Part II follows last Friday's Part I on the life of former Ole Miss player Seth Smith in Major League Baseball. Part I dealt more with his Ole Miss days and his thoughts on them. Today it's all about the pros.

Seth Smith was drafted in the 48th round by the Diamondbacks in June, 2001, out of Hillcrest Christian. But he came to Ole Miss to play baseball and football instead. Three years later, baseball was his certain future. He was drafted by the Rockies in the second round, the 50th pick that June day, 2004. His dream of playing professional baseball had come true. He actually worked his way up... Recommended Stories