High School Buzz 

Santaluces’ Kyle Smith promoted to Double-A

  • 11:29 am Monday, May 5th, 2014 by Anthony Chiang

After impressing as part of the High-A Lancaster Jethawks, a Houston Astros affiliate, Kyle Smith was promoted to the Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks on Thursday. [More]

Santaluces’ Kyle Smith traded from Royals to Astros

  • 5:21 pm Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 by Matt Porter

After pitching well in the lower minor leagues, Kyle Smith was scooped up by another major league organization. [More]

2011 MLB Draft: Kansas City Royals sign Kyle Smith; San Diego Padres sign Michael Kelly

  • 12:38 pm Monday, August 15th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The Florida Gators lost two standout high school pitchers on Monday, as former Santaluces right-hander Kyle Smith and West Boca Raton right-hander Michael Kelly reached deals with the pro clubs that drafted them in June. [More]

MLB Draft signings: West Boca Raton SS Tyler Greene agrees to deal with Philadelphia Phillies

  • 6:42 pm Wednesday, July 20th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Updated Monday, July 25 at 1:07 p.m. | Tyler Greene was disappointed he fell in the June MLB Draft, but the Philadelphia Phillies made it up to him. [More]

2011 MLB Draft: Rounding up Day 2; will Kyle Smith and Michael Kelly choose Gators or pros?

  • 5:30 pm Tuesday, June 7th, 2011 by Matt Porter

The advisor for local draftees Michael Kelly and Kyle Smith expects both will choose scholarships over signing bonuses. [More]

2011 MLB Draft: Santaluces RHP Kyle Smith selected 126th overall (4th round) by Kansas City Royals

  • 12:44 pm Tuesday, June 7th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Santaluces grad Kyle Smith became the second Palm Beach County player chosen in this year’s MLB Draft, going 126th overall to the Kansas City Royals. [More]

2011 MLB Draft starts tonight, Palm Beach County players in play for tomorrow

  • 1:06 pm Monday, June 6th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Based on projections from national baseball analysts, Palm Beach County should have two to five players drafted in the first 10 rounds of the 2011 MLB Draft, which begins at 7 p.m. tonight and runs through Wednesday. [More]

Baseball: Smith, Istler, Greener headed to FACA all-star games

  • 12:02 pm Friday, April 22nd, 2011 by Matt Porter

Three area players were tabbed to represent District 17 in the Florida Athletic Coaches Association High School All-Star Games. [More]

Baseball: Santaluces’ hopes rest on ace Kyle Smith

  • 2:01 pm Friday, April 15th, 2011 by Matt Porter

Santaluces’ goal is to win a district playoff game, something it hasn’t done in three seasons. [More]

Baseball: Four Palm Beach County players in Rivals’ Top 100 rankings

  • 4:51 pm Wednesday, April 6th, 2011 by Matt Porter

West Boca Raton right-hander Michael Kelly and shortstop Tyler Greene, Boca Raton outfielder Dominic Jose and Santaluces pitcher Kyle Smith are ranked among the top 100 baseball players in the 2011 class by Rivals.com. [More]