Third Baseman and Shortstop
6-0, 210lb (183cm, 95kg)
Pittsburgh Pirates (majors, restricted list)
April 5, 1987
in Gwangju, South Korea
High School: Jaeil HS (Gwangju, South Korea)
April 8, 2015
18,416th in MLB history)
vs. CIN 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Exceeded rookie limits during 2015 season
2018 Contract Status:
Signed thru 2018, 4 yrs/$11M (15-18) & 19 team option
Service Time (01/2018): 2.000
Arb Eligible: 2019
Free Agent: 2022
Full Name: Jung Ho Kang
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