Former Astros exec Tal Smith joins Skeeters

April 26, 2012 7:44:19 AM PDT
A familiar face for Astros fans is helping Houston's newest baseball team kick off its first season.

Tal Smith has been named special adviser to the Sugar Land Skeeters. Smith spent 35 seasons with the Astros, most recently as president of baseball operations. The Skeeters begin their inaugural season tomorrow.