Hyeon-Jong Yang
Kansas City Royals (ML)
Hyeon-Jong Yang
Birthdate:
Nov. 14, 1988 (34 y, 5 m, 10 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
5'9"/196
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$750k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
6 years, 166 days

2023 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
KC - MLB
5 0 8.0 1-0 0 3 0 3 5 1.125 4.718 114 5.561 -0.03
Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 166 days
40-man Service Time 6 years, 166 days
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 1 - No
Personality
Leadership Very High
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Very High
Greed Low
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
2023 $750k
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 5 2 11 3
vs R 4 5 2 11 3
vs L 4 6 3 11 3
Potential 4 5 3 13 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 5 12
Error 5 3
Arm 1 13 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 12
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 11
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 16 14 14
vs R 17 14 14
vs L 15 14 15
Potential 17 14 14
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 14 14
Curveball 15 15
Slider 16 16
Changeup 18 18
Other Pitching
Velocity 89-91 mph
GB % 49%
Stamina 5
Hold 13

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
KC - MLB
2023 34 0 5 8.0 1-0 0 5 3 16.67% 10.00% 3.33% 106.06% 29.41% 0.191 1.125 4.718 114 5.561 -3.59 -0.03
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2022 33 5 5 24.2 0-1 0 24 7 24.49% 7.14% 4.08% 76.92% 60.00% 0.262 4.014 4.343 112 3.363 -0.33 0.17
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2021 32 12 12 70.2 4-5 0 53 25 17.61% 8.31% 3.99% 75.47% 50.99% 0.250 4.203 5.101 132 4.468 -0.90 -0.09
LAA - MLB
2020 31 9 17 54.2 1-6 0 40 29 16.13% 11.69% 3.63% 61.71% 50.44% 0.323 6.750 5.420 134 4.814 1.33 -0.35
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2019 30 0 41 66.0 2-5 0 58 28 20.21% 9.76% 2.44% 73.09% 55.38% 0.307 3.955 4.314 114 4.170 -0.36 -0.09
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2018 29 29 33 194.0 8-9 0 155 46 19.42% 5.76% 1.50% 72.26% 52.53% 0.308 3.479 3.263 84 3.905 0.22 4.45
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2017 28 18 28 145.1 9-2 0 92 44 15.38% 7.36% 0.67% 78.35% 51.40% 0.285 2.539 3.479 83 4.714 -0.94 2.98
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2016 27 3 51 93.1 4-3 1 74 40 18.59% 10.05% 2.26% 65.39% 62.09% 0.317 5.111 4.430 108 4.201 0.68 0.35
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2015 26 0 34 45.0 0-3 0 41 19 19.62% 9.09% 2.39% 70.00% 61.80% 0.369 5.600 4.162 108 3.736 1.44 -0.04
Total - MLB
MLB
76 226 701.2 29-34 1 542 241 18.27% 8.12% 2.12% 72.10% 53.95% 0.301 4.002 4.027 102 4.253 -0.03 7.36

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
El Paso - PCL
EP - PCL
2021 32 21 21 132.2 11-2 0 118 30 21.89% 5.57% 1.86% 74.48% 49.81% 0.309 3.460 3.727 78 4.145 -0.27 3.50
Total - AAA
AAA
21 21 132.2 11-2 0 118 30 21.89% 5.57% 1.86% 74.48% 49.81% 0.309 3.460 3.727 78 4.145 -0.27 3.50

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
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2022 33 5 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0.000 0.286 0.286 0.0000 0.199 -0.07
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2021 32 12 23 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 0.000 0.095 0.095 0.0000 0.066 -0.53
LAA - MLB
2020 31 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.04
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2019 30 40 8 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.143 0.143 0.286 0.2500 0.128 -0.14
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2018 29 30 57 51 8 1 0 1 3 4 5 18 0 0 0.157 0.232 0.467 0.2188 0.218 -0.27
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2017 28 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.333 0.333 1.000 0.3333 0.422 0.02
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2016 27 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2015 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Total - MLB
MLB
95 102 89 10 2 0 1 3 6 9 30 0 0 0.112 0.194 0.362 0.1552 0.175 -1.03

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
KC - MLB
2023 P 5 8.0 0 1 0 1.000 1.125 1.012 -0.06
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2022 P 5 24.2 1 1 0 1.000 0.730 0.000 -0.26
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2021 P 12 70.2 3 14 2 0.895 2.165 0.936 -1.22
LAA - MLB
2020 P 17 54.2 2 7 1 0.900 1.482 1.186 0.58
LAA - MLB
2020 1B 1 9.0 6 1 0 1.000 7.000 1.064 0.03
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2019 P 40 66.0 3 11 0 1.000 1.909 0.991 -0.32
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2018 P 33 194.0 10 32 0 1.000 1.949 1.031 -0.00
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2017 P 27 145.1 14 18 1 0.970 1.982 1.031 -0.18
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2016 P 48 93.1 6 18 1 0.960 2.314 0.949 -0.94
Texas - MLB
TEX - MLB
2015 P 30 45.0 1 7 0 1.000 1.600 1.024 -0.09
Total P 217 701.2 40 109 5 -2.49
Total 1B 1 9.0 6 1 0 0.03

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
April 22, 2023
Apr 22
@TOR 9 - 3 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 - -0.04
April 20, 2023
Apr 20
@DET 7 - 6 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4 19 - 0.14
April 17, 2023
Apr 17
@DET 4 - 11 2.1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 9 40 - 0.00
April 13, 2023
Apr 13
@LAA 3 - 4 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 6 10 37 - 0.38
April 12, 2023
Apr 12
@LAA 8 - 5 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 5 24 - 0.12
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 2021 El Paso (PCL)
All-Star 2021 El Paso (PCL)
Pitcher of the Month Jun 2021 El Paso (PCL)