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Ji-Man ChoiTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Tampa Bay Rays MLB Years: 2016-2018
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Positions1B-400, LF-65, DH-56, C-10, 3B-4, OF-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJi-Man Choi
Height6-1Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 19,1991 [27.153]PlaceIncheon,Korea

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2009 by the Seattle Mariners.
Signing ScoutsJamey StorvickPat KellyService Time0.129 (2016)
MLB DebutApril 5,2016 [24.322]
OrganizationsSEA [5] MIL [1] NYA [1] TBA [1] ANA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID160874Retrosheet IDchoij001MLBAM ID596847
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power79Contact53XBH76RBIs82Runs34Hitting73Durability44Team.509Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Arizona MarinersArizRksea-1b19391352351152123101213010203.378.459.5411.0007318159.472.163.385.43613.2118.871.430.63135.0035.29
2010High Desert MavericksCalifA+sea131b1911437131117006900103.302.380.442.82219350.353.140.279.36212.0018.001.502.0043.0023.08
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         501783064163230101273910306.360.440.517.9579221209.443.157.360.41812.9218.661.440.9689.0032.81
2012Clinton LumberKingsMidwAsea481b21662424372141843023955121057.298.420.463.88311223294.358.165.318.38613.2718.711.412.7230.2531.94
2013High Desert MavericksCalifA+sea171b2248181346124374001273320115.337.427.6191.04611234211.380.282.425.44512.8015.641.223.3225.8655.74
2013Jackson GeneralsSouAAsea1b2261198215310393922322840225.268.377.485.8629622236.270.217.379.37413.5611.860.883.8122.0041.51
2013Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea131b2213459112026004721002.244.333.422.75519452.250.178.267.3377.6913.461.753.8522.5036.36
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         122424641253661885236368813312.295.394.535.92922760499.314.240.387.40012.6313.631.083.6123.5648.00
2014Jackson GeneralsSouAAsea431b23411331015004200020.273.467.6361.1037215.250.363.727.43826.6713.330.506.6711.0066.67
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea171b-lf2370237416772530223642332010.283.381.392.7739314281.323.109.262.35012.8114.951.171.7847.4020.90
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         74248447082635224044332210.282.386.403.78910016296.320.121.282.35313.5114.861.102.0341.3322.86
2015Arizona MarinersArizRksea791b24512131002001200000.250.308.333.6414113.300.083.167.2857.6915.382.000.000.0033.33
2015Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea381b2418578174011601101400012.298.403.421.82424567.381.123.281.36114.9320.901.401.4957.0029.41
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         23699205011801111600012.290.388.406.79428680.365.116.261.34913.7520.001.451.2569.0030.00
2016Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana241b2553188316517153143313421514.346.434.527.9619923227.390.181.351.40813.6614.981.102.2037.6035.38
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana511b25541129194051224162701012.170.273.339.612389129.175.169.295.26912.4020.931.693.8822.4047.37
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya361b26872884283251156931398640732.288.373.538.91115541338.351.250.392.37811.5425.442.214.4419.2049.40
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya361b26615241025002500101.267.333.7331.06611318.222.466.600.41411.1127.782.5011.117.5075.00
2018Durham BullsILAAAtba2722749204021400111800104.270.360.405.76530686.327.135.284.33712.7920.931.642.3337.0030.00
2018Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil274012917399052310323100202.302.436.488.9246314163.358.186.442.40219.6319.020.973.0725.8035.90
2018Totals for AAA-AAA         62203265913073710434900306.291.410.458.8689320249.347.167.384.37917.2719.681.142.8129.0033.90
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil252712304720250021400011.233.281.500.78115432.357.267.333.3196.2543.757.006.2515.0057.14
2018Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba262749160214312182720244130200.269.370.506.8768121189.310.237.400.37512.7021.691.714.2320.0048.84
2018Totals for MLB-MLB         611902550141103220265530211.263.357.505.8629625221.315.242.389.36711.7624.892.124.5219.0050.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1213173673191174944448731324.230.327.457.78414537368.259.227.366.00011.9623.641.984.6218.6550.68
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter537184028955813414623482213293391306231549.303.403.492.8959062102192.352.189.353.00013.3717.841.332.8329.6837.63
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter30310181573026843518910716323211517526.297.394.474.8684831071214.348.177.341.00013.4319.111.422.8829.0935.43
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter652092456113104422363040245.268.382.493.87510324251.269.225.397.00014.3411.950.833.9820.9042.86
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter59224417425484701334220218.330.418.5851.00313137261.375.255.397.00012.6416.091.273.0728.0050.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662424372141843023955121057.298.420.463.88311223294.358.165.318.00013.2718.711.412.7230.2531.94
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter441472454162125101223210203.367.448.524.9727719172.457.157.367.00012.7918.601.450.58147.0035.19
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter49160214312182720244130200.269.370.506.8768121189.310.237.400.00012.7021.691.714.2320.0048.84
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter541129194051224162701012.170.273.339.612389129.175.169.295.00012.4020.931.693.8822.4047.37
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12304720250021400011.233.281.500.78115432.357.267.333.0006.2543.757.006.2515.0057.14
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter615241025002500101.267.333.7331.06611318.222.466.600.00011.1127.782.5011.117.5075.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242448982512366555911641435.230.327.457.78419450493.259.227.366.00011.9623.641.984.6218.6550.68
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255587168404191057488118927515.303.403.492.89527363661.352.189.353.00013.3717.841.332.8329.6837.63

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Arizona Mariners ArizRksea191B29--20222129225224.9967.72------3974.451.8
2010Arizona Mariners ArizRksea19C10--8812-11001001.00010.00-6650.0-3925.617.9
2010High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea191B5--365194241.9768.20------1145.53.6
2012Clinton LumberKings MidwAsea211B35--31823521346341.9869.74------6653.025.4
2013High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea221B41--34328626377371.9849.05------4885.429.3
2013High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea223B4--33--661.0001.50------488.32.9
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea221B43--32717139345344.9978.00------6170.531.9
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea221B10--709168079.9887.90------1376.96.9
2014Jackson Generals SouAAsea231B3--23--123231.0007.67------475.02.2
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea231B40--29118126310309.9977.73------7057.127.8
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23LF26--40---40401.0001.54------7037.118.1
2015Arizona Mariners ArizRksea241B3--2231-2625.9628.33------560.05.4
2015Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea241B14--116329121119.9838.50------1877.89.7
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana251B28--22011-212312311.0008.25------5352.819.7
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25LF15--20-2-2220.9091.33------5328.310.6
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana251B271515212711115139138.9935.110.91-----5450.016.7
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25LF201411326---26261.0001.300.23-----5437.012.3
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25DH6---------------5411.13.7
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya261B57--37827641411405.9857.11------8765.540.4
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya261B6440351133736.9736.000.90-----6100.03.7
2018Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil271B38--26814328285282.9897.42------4095.027.3
2018Durham Bulls ILAAAtba271B18--1241147139135.9717.50------2281.812.9
2018Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27LF2--4---441.0002.00------229.11.4
2018Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil27LF1--3---331.0003.00------402.50.7
2018Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27DH44---------------4989.827.2
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27DH6---------------1250.03.7
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil271B2218102-512121.0006.000.67-----1216.71.2
2018Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba271B1133---331.0003.001.00-----492.00.6
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27OF1-1-------------128.30.6
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27LF1-1-------------128.30.6
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH56---------------560.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B362221317514223191189.9905.250.89-----360.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF211411426---26261.0001.240.23-----210.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B205--1467931713815771560.9897.61------2050.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF44--67-2-6967.9711.52------440.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B46--35017140368367.9977.98------460.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B46--37933735419412.9838.96------460.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--33--661.0001.50------40.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B35--31823521346341.9869.74------350.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B32--22425229251249.9927.78------320.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C10--8812-11001001.00010.00-6650.0-100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Arizona Mariners ArizRksea19-1029--------
2010High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea19--5--------
2012Clinton LumberKings MidwAsea21--35--------
2013High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea22--41--4-----
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea22--43--------
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea22--10--------
2014Jackson Generals SouAAsea23--3--------
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23--40---26----
2015Arizona Mariners ArizRksea24--3--------
2015Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24--14--------
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana25--28---15----
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana25--27---20---6
2017Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya26--57--------
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya26--6--------
2018Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil27--38---1----
2018Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27--18---2----
2018Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27--1-------44
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27--2---1--16

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Adelaide BiteAustraliaForeign214013926436183111262700000.309.418.540.9587515165.337.231.41715.7616.361.044.8517.3834.88
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB231011341003001100000.364.417.455.8725112.400.091.1828.338.331.000.000.0025.00
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2411100000000110000.000.500.000.500002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25286710142021121111800001.209.321.328.64922478.255.119.29914.1023.081.642.5633.5028.57
2017New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB262030261004005810001.200.333.233.5667136.273.033.20013.8922.221.600.000.0016.67
2018Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB272744818313100010310100.409.518.7271.24532756.385.318.54517.865.360.305.3614.6738.89
Australia Totals - 1 yrs4013926436183111262700000.309.418.540.9587515165.337.231.41715.7616.361.044.8517.3834.88
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs8615324427152821273130102.275.391.431.8226613184.314.156.34014.6716.851.152.7230.6030.95

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Arizona League All-Star (C) ... Arizona League Most Valuable Player2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-07-101BTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Durham (AAA)27.052Team Roster on 2018-07-10
2018-06-101BTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)YMinorsTradedTraded from Brewers to Rays for Brad Miller27.022Team Roster on 2018-06-10
2018-06-011BMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)27.013Team Roster on 2018-06-01
2018-05-231BMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)27.004Team Roster on 2018-05-23
2018-05-181BMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)26.365Team Roster on 2018-05-18
2018-03-301BMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)26.316Team Roster on 2018-03-30
2018-03-291BMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.315Team Roster on 2018-03-29
2018-01-151BMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.241Team Roster on 2018-01-15
2017-10-141BFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent26.148  
2017-07-241BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.066Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-07-231BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.065Team Roster on 2017-07-23
2017-07-191BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.061Team Roster on 2017-07-19
2017-07-041BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.046Team Roster on 2017-07-04
2017-05-241BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.005Team Roster on 2017-05-24
2017-05-161BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.363Team Roster on 2017-05-16
2017-04-091BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.326Team Roster on 2017-04-09
2017-03-281BMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors25.314Team Roster on 2017-03-28
2017-01-141BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.240Team Roster on 2017-01-14
2017-01-101BFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent25.236  
2017-01-041BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors25.230Team Roster on 2017-01-04
2016-12-221BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.217Team Roster on 2016-12-22
2016-09-031BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)25.107Team Roster on 2016-09-03
2016-08-21LF-1BLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)25.094Team Roster on 2016-08-21
2016-07-09LF-1BLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors25.051Team Roster on 2016-07-09
2016-05-16LFLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors24.363Team Roster on 2016-05-16
2016-05-12LFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment24.359Team Roster on 2016-05-12
2015-12-11LFLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActive--Drafted from Orioles by Angels in Rule 5 draft24.206Team Roster on 2015-12-11
2015-11-221B-CBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract24.187Team Roster on 2015-11-22
2015-11-181B-CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency24.183  
2015-08-301B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)24.103Team Roster on 2015-08-30
2015-08-121B-CSeattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.085Team Roster on 2015-08-12
2015-04-111B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.328Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-03-081B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors23.294Team Roster on 2015-03-08
2015-03-061B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment23.292Team Roster on 2015-03-06
2014-06-151B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)23.027Team Roster on 2014-06-15
2014-06-091B-CSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)YMinors--Reinstated from suspension23.021Team Roster on 2014-06-09
2014-04-191B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-RestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 50 games for violating Minor League PED drug policy22.336Team Roster on 2014-04-19
2014-04-121B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)22.329Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-191B-CSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors22.305Team Roster on 2014-03-19
2013-12-031B-CSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Tacoma (AAA)22.198Team Roster on 2013-12-03
2013-08-191B-CSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)22.092Team Roster on 2013-08-19
2013-06-041B-CSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jackson (AA)22.016Team Roster on 2013-06-04
2013-04-091B-CSeattle MarinersHigh Desert (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to High Desert (A+)21.326Team Roster on 2013-04-09
2012-08-241B-CSeattle MarinersClinton (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.097Team Roster on 2012-08-24
2012-08-061B-CSeattle MarinersClinton (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.079Team Roster on 2012-08-06
2012-06-091B-CSeattle MarinersClinton (A)-Minors--21.021Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-20ContractSigned by Mariners 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2016Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll25650,0000.12949318463,498,245507,500650,0002015-11-22 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017New York YankeesTeam Payroll26700,000-52322423,651,709535,0001,350,0002017-01-14 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2018Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll27850,000-45014444,360,045545,0002,200,0002018-01-15 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red