Hyeon-Jong Yang
Free Agent
Hyeon-Jong Yang
Birthdate:
Nov. 14, 1988 (35 y, 1 m, 12 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
5'9"/195
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
7 years, 150 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 7 years, 150 days
40-man Service Time 7 years, 150 days
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Very High
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Very High
Greed Low
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Well Known
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 5 2 11 3
vs R 4 5 2 11 3
vs L 4 5 2 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 18 14 14
vs R 18 14 14
vs L 16 14 15
Potential 18 14 14
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 14 14
Curveball 14 15
Slider 15 16
Changeup 19 19
Other Pitching
Velocity 89-91 mph
GB % 51%
Stamina 6
Hold 13
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2023-12-26
Control vs L increased from 14 to 15
2023-12-08
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
2023-12-07
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
2023-11-27
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
2023-11-20
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Slider decreased from 16 to 15
2023-11-13
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
Curveball decreased from 15 to 14
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2023-11-09
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
2023-09-11
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 17 to 18
Stuff increased from 17 to 18
Control vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs L decreased from 15 to 14
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Changeup Pot increased from 18 to 19
Changeup increased from 18 to 19
Weight decreased from 197 to 195
2023-07-17
Stuff increased from 16 to 17
Stuff vs R increased from 17 to 18
Stuff vs L increased from 15 to 16
Control vs L increased from 14 to 15
2023-05-29
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L decreased from 15 to 14
GB% decreased from 50% to 49%
Hold increased from 12 to 13
2023-02-26
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff decreased from 17 to 16
Control Potential increased from 13 to 14
Control increased from 13 to 14
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
Control vs L increased from 14 to 15
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Stamina decreased from 12 to 5
Hold decreased from 13 to 12
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
2022-10-14
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
Movement vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup Pot decreased from 19 to 18
Changeup decreased from 19 to 18
Weight increased from 196 to 197
2022-07-31
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 197 to 196
2022-05-29
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 15 to 17
Stuff increased from 14 to 17
Stuff vs R increased from 14 to 17
Stuff vs L increased from 13 to 15
Movement vs R increased from 14 to 15
Control Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Control decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Velocity increased from 88-90 mph to 89-91 mph
Stamina increased from 11 to 12
Fastball Pot increased from 13 to 14
Fastball increased from 12 to 14
Slider Pot increased from 15 to 16
Slider increased from 15 to 16
Changeup Pot increased from 17 to 19
Changeup increased from 17 to 19
Weight increased from 196 to 197
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Insignficant
2021-04-10
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Control Potential increased from 13 to 14
Control increased from 13 to 14
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
Stamina decreased from 12 to 11
Hold increased from 12 to 13
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight decreased from 197 to 196

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 66 83.0 5-1 5 75 22 22.32% 6.55% 2.08% 77.61% 48.45% 0.308 3.145 3.296 81 3.825 -0.15 1.10
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
76 287 776.2 33-35 6 612 260 18.70% 7.94% 2.11% 72.39% 53.65% 0.303 3.940 3.942 99 4.194 -0.00 8.49

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
KC - MLB
2023 34 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
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
101 102 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 61 83.0 3 13 0 1.000 1.735 1.149 0.11
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 273 776.2 43 121 5 -2.32
Total 1B 1 9.0 6 1 0 0.03
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)