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| June 23, 2003, Clarence, Missouri, United States|Bob Smith (pitcher, born 1928) Wikipedia
Robert Walkup Smith (May 13, 1928 – June 23, 2003), nicknamed 'Riverboat', was a professional baseball player who played pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1958 through 1959. He batted and threw left-handed. Smith made his major league debut on April 22, 1958. He played for the Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, and Cleveland Indians throughout his baseball career.
Smith died in his hometown of Clarence, Missouri on June 23, 2003 from injuries he sustained in a tractor accident.