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'Over-the-top Dwight' Smith Jr. living up to his nickname during hot start with Orioles

'Over-the-top Dwight' Smith Jr. living up to his nickname during hot start with Orioles

Dwight Smith Jr. spent 7½ years with the Toronto Blue Jays organization, the good kind of years where every mention of him to a former teammate brings a smile to their face.

They tell of a teammate who was affectionately called "Over-the-top Dwight" because of his unwavering confidence in himself, and of someone with a natural hitting ability that produced line drives and the "Smitty Knocks" that found holes like only his could.

But all that combines to create a player who they're glad has the opportunity he’s...

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