Jung Keun Bong
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: July 15, 1980 in Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
High School: Sin Il (Seoul, KR)
Signed by the Atlanta Braves as an amateur free agent in 1997.
Debut: April 23, 2002 (Age 21.282, 15,655th in MLB history)
vs. ARI 6.0 IP, 8 H, 4 SO, 2 BB, 5 ER, L
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2003 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Reds 2002-2004
Last Game: June 20, 2004 (Age 23.341)
vs. STL 6.0 IP, 3 H, 5 SO, 3 BB, 0 ER, W
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News -- March 2016
- 3-13 Walk-Off Walk: Random Former Prospect Sunday - Brett Evert: During the season, Sundays are set aside to take a look at a prospect at random, but with the minor league season over, I wasn't...
News -- December 2015
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News -- August 2015
- 8-30 Walk-Off Walk: Giving Up 20 Is Unusual: The Braves just lost 20-6 so I figured it was a good time to fire up the Play Index and check out other times the Braves pitching...
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News -- December 2014
- 12-22 Walk-Off Walk: Reviewing BA's Top 10: 2002: Changing things up a little this week. As you know if you follow the blog, over the last month, I have been taking a retrospective...
News -- March 2013
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News -- March 2011
- 3-7 The Process Report: Bonus TPR11 Section: The Braves’ Bullpens: This was going to be a sidebar style thing for a chapter that never actually got wrote, so hey, enjoy. Can a team really juggle...