Major League Baseball first-round pick pays family's mortgage for Christmas, captures emotional video
According to ESPN , Smith was picked seventh overall in the amateur baseball draft. Smith tweeted a video of his mother and father crying as his mother read the letter on Monday. Our home is finally all YOURS. The video is just lovely all around, from Smith's mother's tears to her son's proud smile. Last season, he hit.342 with 13 home runs and a school-record 77 RBI in 59 games as a junior at Virginia.