1B Jae-hyung Kang #23
Age: 33 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Angry    
11/10/2027
1B JAE-HYUNG KANG #23 - AGE: 33 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: ANGRY
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
18 67 17 0 0 2 4 10 14 .254 .351 .343 0 -0.0
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 12 13 11 12
Gap 13 14 12 13
Power 13 13 12 13
Eye 14 15 14 14
Avoid K's 13 14 13 14
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 11 1
Errors: - 8 6
Arm: 8 7 7
Turn DP: - 2 -
Ability: 7 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: 4 Left Field: -
1st Base: 14 Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 1
Stealing Ability: 1
Baserunning Inst.: 1
Sacrifice Bunt: 8
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
09/24/2027 TAC Loss, 0-4 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
09/23/2027 TAC Win, 7-6 5 1 1 1 1 0 2 0
09/22/2027 TAC Loss, 4-13 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
09/20/2027 @ TAC Loss, 2-5 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
09/19/2027 @ TAC Loss, 3-9 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0
09/17/2027 @ NAS Win, 6-2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
09/15/2027 NAS Loss, 3-4 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0
09/14/2027 NAS Win, 8-7 2 1 1 0 0 4 0 0
09/12/2027 @ NAS Win, 5-4 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 0
09/11/2027 @ NAS Loss, 3-6 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
PERSONALITY
Kang is intelligent on and off the field.
High: Intelligence
Birthday:06/09/1994
Born in:Suncheon, JEO
Nationality:South Korean
Height:6' 0"
Weight:225 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$750,000
Signed Through:2027 Season
Major Service:3 Years, 20 Days
Service This Yr:126 Days
40-Man Service:4 Years, 141 Days
Pro Service:5 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
THESHOW 2027 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 48 125 25 5 0 4 15 15 12 29 .200 .270 .336 .606 .262 .136 67
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 26 138 0 0 0 7 1 0 42 9 0 0 0.0 9.9 2.48 -0.3  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   63 14 2 0 3 11 9 7 12 0 0 0 .222 .300 .397 .697
Versus Right   62 11 3 0 1 4 6 5 17 0 1 0 .177 .239 .274 .513
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
March   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
April   18 3 0 0 0 1 3 3 1 0 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .452
May   41 6 3 0 1 4 3 3 9 0 0 0 .146 .205 .293 .497
June   35 12 2 0 3 8 8 2 11 0 1 0 .343 .378 .657 1.036
July   26 4 0 0 0 2 1 4 7 0 0 0 .154 .267 .154 .421
August   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Spring Training   29 8 0 0 1 2 4 4 7 0 0 0 .276 .364 .379 .743
Last Year   599 170 32 1 25 95 71 54 106 4 3 2 .284 .343 .466 .809
2 Years Ago   172 47 12 0 5 27 18 27 20 1 1 1 .273 .373 .430 .803
Career   966 255 52 1 36 144 110 95 169 5 5 4 .264 .331 .432 .763
Home   66 17 3 0 1 5 11 9 17 0 0 0 .258 .347 .348 .695
Road   59 8 2 0 3 10 4 3 12 0 1 0 .136 .177 .322 .499
Grass   125 25 5 0 4 15 15 12 29 0 1 0 .200 .270 .336 .606
Day   29 7 1 0 0 2 6 3 8 0 1 0 .241 .313 .276 .588
Night   96 18 4 0 4 13 9 9 21 0 0 0 .188 .257 .354 .611
As Starter   100 21 5 0 4 14 13 10 24 0 1 0 .210 .282 .380 .662
As Reliever / Substitution   25 4 0 0 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 0 .160 .222 .160 .382
Pinch Hitting   12 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .237
Close/Late   31 5 0 0 1 2 3 2 8 0 0 0 .161 .212 .258 .470
Inning 1-3   31 6 2 0 2 5 5 6 10 0 0 0 .194 .324 .452 .776
Inning 4-6   43 11 1 0 1 6 6 3 7 0 0 0 .256 .304 .349 .653
Inning 7-9   46 7 2 0 0 3 3 3 10 0 1 0 .152 .204 .196 .400
Extra Innings   5 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 .800 1.000
0 Outs   40 9 2 0 1 1 8 3 10 0 1 0 .225 .279 .350 .629
1 Outs   43 9 1 0 1 5 4 3 12 0 0 0 .209 .261 .302 .563
2 Outs   42 7 2 0 2 9 3 6 7 0 0 0 .167 .271 .357 .628
Scoring Position   37 9 1 0 2 13 3 3 8 0 0 0 .243 .300 .432 .732
Bases Empty   72 15 4 0 2 2 11 6 16 0 0 0 .208 .269 .347 .616
Runner on 1st   16 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 0 1 0 .063 .211 .063 .273
Runner on 2nd   12 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 .167 .231 .250 .481
Runner on 3rd   3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Runner on 1st & 2nd   13 2 0 0 1 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .154 .214 .385 .599
Runner on 1st & 3rd   3 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333
Bases Loaded   6 2 0 0 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .833 1.167
Two Strikes   73 11 4 0 2 7 6 4 29 0 0 0 .151 .195 .288 .482
First Pitch   13 6 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 .462 .462 .462 .923
Count 0-1   7 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .286 .429
Count 0-2   17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Count 1-0   8 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250
Count 1-1   17 6 0 0 2 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .353 .706 1.059
Count 1-2   13 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 .231 .231 .385 .615
Count 2-0   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Count 2-1   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Count 2-2   22 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 .136 .136 .182 .318
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Full Count   21 5 1 0 2 6 4 4 6 0 0 0 .238 .360 .571 .931
Behind in Count   37 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 13 0 0 0 .108 .108 .189 .297
Ahead in Count   15 1 0 0 0 0 3 8 0 0 0 0 .067 .391 .067 .458
Batting 6th   94 21 5 0 4 14 13 11 23 0 1 0 .223 .305 .404 .709
Batting 7th   8 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250
Batting 8th   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 9th   21 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 5 0 0 0 .143 .182 .143 .325
Low Leverage   67 14 5 0 1 5 7 7 17 0 1 0 .209 .284 .328 .612
Medium Leverage   32 6 0 0 2 6 6 3 6 0 0 0 .188 .257 .375 .632
High Leverage   25 5 0 0 1 4 2 2 6 0 0 0 .200 .259 .320 .579
PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE 2027 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 18 67 17 0 0 2 4 7 10 14 .254 .351 .343 .694 .320 .090 90
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 17 77 0 0 0 3 0 0 23 2 0 0 0.0 8.0 4.06 -0.0  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   21 8 0 0 1 2 2 3 5 0 0 0 .381 .458 .524 .982
Versus Right   46 9 0 0 1 2 5 7 9 0 0 0 .196 .302 .261 .563
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
August   46 8 0 0 0 1 2 6 9 0 0 0 .174 .269 .174 .443
September   21 9 0 0 2 3 5 4 5 0 0 0 .429 .520 .714 1.234
Postseason   36 7 0 0 2 4 4 8 9 2 0 0 .194 .326 .361 .687
Career   67 17 0 0 2 4 7 10 14 0 0 0 .254 .351 .343 .694
Home   46 7 0 0 0 2 2 7 13 0 0 0 .152 .264 .152 .416
Road   21 10 0 0 2 2 5 3 1 0 0 0 .476 .542 .762 1.304
Grass   67 17 0 0 2 4 7 10 14 0 0 0 .254 .351 .343 .694
Day   11 5 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 .455 .538 .455 .993
Night   56 12 0 0 2 3 7 8 13 0 0 0 .214 .313 .321 .634
As Starter   66 16 0 0 2 4 7 10 14 0 0 0 .242 .342 .333 .675
As Reliever / Substitution   1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2022 Chicago (A) - MLB 27 20 70 13 3 0 2 7 6 2 1 0 14 0 0 .186 .219 .314 .533 46 43 -0.4
2025 Chicago (A) - MLB 30 60 172 47 12 0 5 27 18 27 1 1 20 0 0 .273 .373 .430 .803 123 125 0.9
2026 Chicago (A) - MLB 31 155 599 170 32 1 25 95 71 54 2 4 106 1 0 .284 .343 .466 .809 118 120 2.3
2027 Los Angeles (N) - MLB 32 48 125 25 5 0 4 15 15 12 0 0 29 0 0 .200 .270 .336 .606 64 67 -0.3
Total MLB 283 966 255 52 1 36 144 110 95 4 5 169 1 0 .264 .331 .432 .763 107 109 2.5
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2022 Charlotte - AAA 27 94 330 108 15 2 24 71 62 53 2 2 35 0 0 .327 .421 .603 1.024 154 160 0.0
2023 Charlotte - AAA 28 125 456 126 25 1 29 91 83 65 3 5 70 0 0 .276 .367 .526 .893 127 129 0.0
2024 Charlotte - AAA 29 135 531 154 29 4 28 94 88 83 1 6 76 0 1 .290 .383 .518 .901 129 132 0.0
2025 Charlotte - AAA 30 3 14 7 0 0 3 6 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .563 1.143 1.705 325 337 0.0
2027 Oklahoma City - AAA 32 18 67 17 0 0 2 4 7 10 0 0 14 0 0 .254 .351 .343 .694 83 90 0.0
Total IL 357 1331 395 69 7 84 262 240 203 6 13 182 0 1 .297 .389 .548 .937 137 140
Total PCL 18 67 17 0 0 2 4 7 10 0 0 14 0 0 .254 .351 .343 .694 83 90
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2025 Chicago (A) - MLB 30 3 8 3 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .375 .444 .625 1.069 0 0 0.0
2026 Chicago (A) - MLB 31 6 23 3 0 0 1 4 2 2 0 1 5 0 0 .130 .192 .261 .453 0 0 0.0
2027 Oklahoma City - PCL 32 10 36 7 0 0 2 4 4 8 0 2 9 0 0 .194 .326 .361 .687 0 0 0.0
Total MLB 9 31 6 2 0 1 4 5 3 0 1 6 0 0 .194 .257 .355 .612 66 66
Total PCL 10 36 7 0 0 2 4 4 8 0 2 9 0 0 .194 .326 .361 .687 80 83
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2022 Chicago (A) - MLB 1B 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 1.0 18.00 0.0 .000
2025 Chicago (A) - MLB C 8 2 29 0 0 29 0 1.000 25.0 10.44 -0.1 .000 0 4 0 0.0
2025 Chicago (A) - MLB 1B 20 19 165 6 12 173 2 .988 167.0 9.22 -0.2 .994
2026 Chicago (A) - MLB 1B 1 1 10 1 0 11 0 1.000 9.0 11.00 +0.1 1.047
2027 Los Angeles (N) - MLB C 7 0 20 2 1 22 0 1.000 21.2 9.14 -0.4 .518 0 0 0 0.0
2027 Los Angeles (N) - MLB 1B 29 26 229 21 24 251 1 .996 237.1 9.48 +0.4 .998
TOTAL C 15 2 49 2 1 51 0 1.000 46.2 9.84 -0.5 .518 0 4 0 0.0
TOTAL 1B 51 46 406 28 36 437 3 .993 414.1 9.43 +0.2 .997
PLAYER HISTORY
11/27/2021 Entered the TheShow as a free agent from South Korea.
12/28/2021 Signed a 3-year contract worth a total of $4,250,000 with the Chicago (A) White Sox organization.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 11 (12); Power: 12 (12); Eye: 13 (13).
05/02/2022 Wins the IL IL Player of the Week Award.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (12); Power: 12 (12); Eye: 13 (13).
06/26/2023 Wins the IL IL Player of the Week Award.
11/13/2023 Chicago (A) White Sox voided the team option year for a buyout of $328,125.
12/06/2023 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,500,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (12); Power: 13 (13); Eye: 13 (13).
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (12); Power: 13 (13); Eye: 13 (13).
11/29/2025 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $750,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (12); Power: 12 (12); Eye: 13 (13).
07/18/2026 Was selected to the 2026 TheShow All-Star Game.
11/28/2026 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $750,000 through automatic renewal.
12/19/2026 Was traded by the Chicago (A) White Sox to the Los Angeles (N) Dodgers in exchange for 1B Joe Cantrell.
01/01/2027 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (12); Power: 13 (13); Eye: 13 (14).
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