Willmar grad Smith signs with Cleveland Indians
WILLMAR -- Back in preschool little Jordan Smith's crayon drawing on brown tablet paper told what he wanted to be when he got big.
In block letters below two stick figures, he wrote -- a "policeman and a ballplayer."
Sunday, it came true, the ballplayer part.
A little over two weeks short of his 21st birthday, the 6-foot-4 third baseman/outfielder signed a minor-league contract with the Cleveland Indians organization.
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