In-sik Chang
Free Agent
In-sik Chang
Birthdate:
April 1, 1970 (31 y, 4 m, 2 d)
Born In:
Incheon, INC, KOR
Nationality:
South Korean
Position:
C
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'5"/223
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
5 years, 1 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 1 days
40-man Service Time 5 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 15 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 5 4 3 5
vs R 4 5 4 3 5
vs L 4 6 4 4 5
Potential 4 5 4 4 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 5 5
Arm 6 5 4
Turn DP 2
C Ability 6
Position
Catcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 4
Running 3
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 2 2
vs R 2 2 2
vs L 2 2 2
Potential 2 2 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 42%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2001-06-18
Eye decreased from 4 to 3
2000-11-28
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Weight decreased from 225 to 223
2000-10-09
Weight increased from 224 to 225
2000-10-04
Weight increased from 223 to 224
2000-04-29
Weight increased from 222 to 223
2000-01-07
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
1999-11-07
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1999-09-29
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1999-09-19
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1999-09-07
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1999-05-29
Outfield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
1999-01-15
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1998-12-14
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1998-11-28
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1998-11-06
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
1998-07-29
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1998-07-09
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1998-05-29
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
1997-11-28
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1997-11-06
Eye vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1997-09-02
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1997-06-19
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
1997-05-29
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L decreased from 4 to 3
1997-02-14
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1997-01-07
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
1996-12-22
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1996-11-07
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
1996-09-24
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1996-08-03
Weight increased from 221 to 223
1996-07-04
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Power decreased from 5 to 4
Power vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1996-05-29
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Baserunning increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1995-12-30
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1995-10-18
Weight increased from 217 to 218
1995-08-03
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 214 to 217
1995-01-07
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 43% to 42%
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1994-07-09
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
1993-09-07
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 211 to 213
1992-12-06
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stealing increased from 3 to 4
C defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 210 to 211
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Unknown
1992-01-27
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 41% to 43%
Weight increased from 208 to 210
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Extremely Popular
1991-08-08
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 206 to 208
1991-01-07
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1990-07-04
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
Catcher Arm decreased from 7 to 6
Weight decreased from 208 to 206
1990-01-07
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Catcher Arm increased from 6 to 7
C defense increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1989-11-07
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 208 to 209
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1989-07-09
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Infield Error increased from 4 to 5
Catcher Ability increased from 5 to 6
Catcher Arm decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1989-01-07
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Error increased from 4 to 5
Catcher Arm increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 210 to 207
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Maine - TBC
ME - TBC
2000 30 12 33 33 7 3 0 0 2 3 0 9 0 0 0.212 0.212 0.515 0.2917 0.221 -0.15
Maine - TBC
ME - TBC
1999 29 8 10 9 3 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0.333 0.400 0.956 0.4286 0.406 0.13
Maine - TBC
ME - TBC
1998 28 12 35 35 7 2 0 1 2 2 0 10 0 0 0.200 0.200 0.543 0.2500 0.231 -0.10
SPR - TBC
1997 27 14 41 39 10 3 0 2 8 3 2 7 0 0 0.256 0.293 0.780 0.2667 0.327 0.28
SPR - TBC
1996 26 12 35 33 6 2 0 1 2 2 2 6 0 0 0.182 0.229 0.562 0.1923 0.247 -0.00
Total - TBC
TBC
58 154 149 33 12 0 4 14 11 5 34 0 0 0.222 0.247 0.629 0.2613 0.269 0.16

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Durham - AAA
DUR - AAA
1995 25 65 80 76 22 3 0 2 9 13 4 16 0 0 0.290 0.325 0.733 0.3448 0.331 0.39
MB - U27
1995 25 4 19 18 7 0 0 1 5 2 0 3 0 0 0.389 0.368 0.924 0.4000 0.400 0.20
MB - AAA
1994 24 83 343 326 95 15 0 21 65 46 14 56 0 0 0.291 0.318 0.849 0.2937 0.371 3.03
MB - AAA
1993 23 13 13 11 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 1 0 0.182 0.308 0.580 0.2222 0.284 0.03
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1993 23 66 284 262 63 7 1 13 28 28 19 46 0 0 0.241 0.292 0.716 0.2439 0.317 1.27
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1992 22 8 32 28 8 0 0 3 6 4 3 6 0 0 0.286 0.375 0.982 0.2632 0.439 0.41
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1992 22 74 348 309 110 19 2 31 78 70 34 35 0 1 0.356 0.414 1.145 0.3185 0.483 5.50
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1991 21 82 365 331 108 25 0 30 88 64 29 59 0 1 0.326 0.381 1.055 0.3184 0.456 6.03
Miami - U22
UMIA - U22
1990 20 82 369 342 110 21 2 19 68 47 20 49 0 0 0.322 0.360 0.922 0.3273 0.405 4.23
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1989 19 82 362 336 104 25 1 10 53 39 21 62 0 1 0.310 0.345 0.825 0.3494 0.374 3.59
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1988 18 81 359 336 115 23 1 16 71 46 19 52 0 1 0.342 0.373 0.933 0.3640 0.423 4.68
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1987 17 19 63 59 18 3 0 4 7 6 3 13 0 0 0.305 0.349 0.909 0.3333 0.419 1.20
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1987 17 58 226 211 52 8 0 2 15 17 12 39 0 0 0.246 0.288 0.600 0.2907 0.273 0.66
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1986 16 28 108 102 32 5 0 5 22 19 3 20 0 0 0.314 0.343 0.852 0.3462 0.394 1.39
Total - AAA
AAA
161 436 413 119 19 0 23 75 60 19 74 1 0 0.288 0.319 0.820 0.3009 0.361 3.45
Total - AA
AA
78 335 308 78 7 1 17 39 34 22 55 0 0 0.253 0.305 0.753 0.2552 0.334 1.88
Total - S A
S A
238 1082 982 328 65 4 80 234 181 83 143 0 2 0.334 0.385 1.037 0.3217 0.447 15.76
Total - R
R
268 1118 1044 321 64 2 37 168 127 58 186 0 2 0.308 0.343 0.822 0.3409 0.374 11.51

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Maine - TBC
ME - TBC
2000 C 11 65.2 53 2 1 0.982 7.538 1.044 -0.32
Maine - TBC
ME - TBC
1999 C 4 8.0 3 0 0 1.000 3.375 0.000 0.01
Maine - TBC
ME - TBC
1998 C 12 77.1 63 0 1 0.984 7.332 0.000 -0.28
SPR - TBC
1997 C 10 77.1 50 9 0 1.000 6.866 1.300 0.47
SPR - TBC
1997 1B 1 2.0 3 0 0 1.000 13.500 0.000 0.00
SPR - TBC
1996 C 10 72.0 54 8 0 1.000 7.750 1.046 0.17
Total C 47 300.1 223 19 2 0.06
Total 1B 1 2.0 3 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Durham - AAA
DUR - AAA
1995 C 16 63.0 51 7 0 1.000 8.286 1.000 -0.05
MB - U27
1995 C 4 36.0 33 0 1 0.971 8.250 0.000 -0.02
MB - AAA
1994 C 81 715.0 590 46 5 0.992 8.006 0.944 -1.02
MB - AAA
1994 2B 1 8.0 3 4 0 1.000 7.875 1.019 0.02
MB - AAA
1993 C 3 6.0 4 0 0 1.000 6.000 0.000 -0.07
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1993 C 66 603.0 527 43 4 0.993 8.508 1.093 0.76
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1992 C 7 62.1 45 6 1 0.981 7.364 0.858 -0.41
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1992 C 74 684.1 696 47 3 0.996 9.772 0.976 1.36
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1991 C 82 747.2 725 58 3 0.996 9.425 1.111 3.91
Miami - U22
UMIA - U22
1990 C 82 746.2 852 33 3 0.997 10.667 0.882 -0.83
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1989 C 82 740.0 528 42 1 0.998 6.932 0.977 2.93
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1988 C 81 716.2 556 48 4 0.993 7.585 0.971 -1.06
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1987 C 56 484.1 371 30 3 0.993 7.452 1.121 2.01
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1987 C 17 137.2 97 15 3 0.974 7.322 1.354 2.38
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1986 C 27 216.2 157 25 3 0.984 7.560 0.957 0.56
San Jose - U20
SJ - U20
1986 3B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total C 685 5978.1 5250 401 34 10.47
Total 2B 1 8.0 3 4 0 0.02
Total 3B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Sept. 2, 1987 St. Paul Nick Gebhardt
In-sik Chang
Atlanta Mike James
Dec. 22, 1994 Charlotte Jon Sanchez
Atlanta Mario Brunn
In-sik Chang
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1992 Miami (U22)
1991 Miami (U22)
All-Star 1994 Miami Beach (AAA)
1992 Miami (U22)
1991 Miami (U22)
1990 Miami (U22)
1989 Columbus (U20)
1988 Columbus (U20)
Gold Glove 1991 - C Miami (U22)
Championship Series MVP 1991 Miami (U22)
1991 Miami (U22)
1990 Miami (U22)
Batter of the Month Sep 1992 Miami (U22)
Aug 1992 Miami (U22)
Oct 1991 Miami (U22)
Oct 1988 Columbus (U20)
Player of the Week Sep 28, 1992 Miami (U22)
Sep 7, 1992 Miami (U22)
Aug 31, 1992 Miami (U22)
Jul 13, 1992 Miami (U22)
Sep 23, 1991 Miami (U22)
Sep 9, 1991 Miami (U22)
Jul 15, 1991 Miami (U22)
Jul 8, 1991 Miami (U22)
Oct 3, 1988 Columbus (U20)
Jul 18, 1988 Columbus (U20)
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