Canaan Smith-Njigba

Canaan Elijah Smith-Njigba
Born: April 30, 1999
Dallas, TX US
Primary Position: Left field
All Position(s) Played: CF, OF, RF
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 215
Draft: Round 4 (2017 June Amateur Draft, New York Yankees)
School: Rockwall-Heath (TX) HS
Career: 2017-2022

Canaan Smith-Njigba compiled a career batting average of .276 with 26 home runs and 162 RBI in his 460-game career with the Yankees E, Staten Island Yankees, Charleston RiverDogs, Peoria Javelinas, Indianapolis Indians and Altoona Curve. He began playing during the 2017 season and last took the field during the 2022 campaign.


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Batting:

Year Level Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
2017RGULFYankees E572371872954100528534644.289.430.422.8537932020
2018Short Season ANYPLStaten Island Yankees45171152132981316001952.191.281.316.5964840000
2019ASALL3Charleston RiverDogs12452844967138323117416474108.307.405.465.871209152033
2021AAAAAAEIndianapolis Indians723211200020029.095.174.095.269200000
2021AAAANEAltoona Curve6626621935601106401314566.274.398.406.8058951011
2021FallAZFLPeoria Javelinas18735712176012501518.298.452.456.9082611000
2022AAAILIndianapolis Indians3514211718278119612438.231.362.342.7044010100
Totals3171298108515730067426162398201297.276.391.418.808453286064


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
2017RGULFYankees EOF4769420.9731.553
2017RGULFYankees ELF2633220.9461.346
2017RGULFYankees ERF21362001.0001.810
2018Short Season ANYPLStaten Island YankeesOF3856110.9831.500
2018Short Season ANYPLStaten Island YankeesLF35501001.0001.457
2018Short Season ANYPLStaten Island YankeesRF36010.8572.000
2019ASALL3Charleston RiverDogsLF98161852.9711.724
2019ASALL3Charleston RiverDogsRF230001.0001.500
2019ASALL3Charleston RiverDogsOF100164852.9721.720
2021FallAZFLPeoria JavelinasLF9250001.0002.778
2021AAAANEAltoona CurveLF60106211.9911.800
2021AAAAAAEIndianapolis IndiansLF56010.8571.200
2021FallAZFLPeoria JavelinasRF3120001.0004.000
2021FallAZFLPeoria JavelinasOF12370001.0003.083
2021AAAANEAltoona CurveRF10000.000
2022AAAILIndianapolis IndiansCF6110001.0001.833
Totals46076428185.9781.722

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
2017RGulf Coast LeagueYankees ENYAJune 26, 2017September 1, 2017
2018Short Season ANew York-Pennsylvania LeagueStaten Island YankeesNYAJune 15, 2018September 3, 2018
2019ASouth Atlantic LeagueCharleston RiverDogsNYAApril 10, 2019September 1, 2019
2021AAAA NortheastAltoona CurvePITMay 4, 2021September 18, 2021
2021AAAAAA EastIndianapolis IndiansPITSeptember 23, 2021October 3, 2021
2021FallArizona Fall LeaguePeoria JavelinasOctober 13, 2021November 19, 2021
2022AAAInternational LeagueIndianapolis IndiansPIT




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