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Jae-Kuk RyuHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 2001-2008 MLB Years: 2006-2008
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PositionsP-119Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJae-Kuk Ryu
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 30,1983 [34.269]PlaceChoon Chung Do,Korea

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2001 by the Chicago Cubs.
Signing Bonus$1,600,000Signing ScoutsLeon leeService Time0.146 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2004-CHN-#10
MLB DebutMay 14,2006 [22.350]
OrganizationsCHN [6] TBA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID6867Retrosheet IDryu-j001MLBAM ID472490
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks47Hittable44SO/BB55vsPower44Hitting8Durability48Team.511Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Arizona CubsArizRkchn-S/R18100.61431000014.2112105202001.096.75--3.0712.274.001.000-
2002Boise HawksNwstA-chn26ST19613.5710100000053.0452821125568101.327.640.174.259.512.24.857-
2002Lansing LugnutsMidwAchn26S/R19127.11541000019.026161518215001.7912.320.473.799.952.63.333-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0734.5015141000072.07144362337713101.448.880.254.139.632.33.700-
2003Lansing LugnutsMidwAchn-ST20611.7511110000072.05919142195710001.087.380.252.387.133.00.857-
2003Daytona CubsFSLA+chn11ST20013.05440000020.214147111222001.216.100.444.799.582.00.000-
2003West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-ST20255.4311110100058.0633735325452101.529.780.473.886.981.80.286-
2003Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0873.35262601000150.2136705665512414101.278.120.363.297.412.25.533-
2004Arizona CubsArizRkchn-ST21004.5022000004.04221050001.009.002.25--11.250.00--
2004Boise HawksNwstA-chn-Rel21022.5750500107.07320574001.719.00--6.439.001.40.000-
2004West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn54Rel21102.9514014001018.02286010192001.7510.80--4.919.331.901.000-
2004Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-Rel210040.5010100000.22431100004.5027.0013.5013.50--0.00--
2004Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor--Rel0123.9022220002029.1351713216316001.7010.500.604.809.301.94.333-
2005West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn56ST221183.34272701100169.2154676312491339001.208.170.642.607.052.71.579-
2006Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn38ST23883.23242311000139.0123545012511148001.257.940.783.297.362.24.500-
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn20Rel23018.401019004015.023141476171021.9313.804.203.6010.202.83.0008.55
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST24544.0414140100071.0673632521675001.238.450.632.658.453.19.556-
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11,20Rel24127.3317017007023.0311919211142041.8011.960.774.245.401.27.3335.08
2008Durham BullsILAAAtba22ST25124.38550000024.226121219192001.429.490.363.286.932.11.333-
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11Rel25000.0010100101.00000110000.75----6.756.751.00-3.88
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter137.49281270012039.2543333918323061.8212.252.044.087.261.78.2503.15
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter42343.52137114234120669.16233022634023958559201.288.340.543.207.832.45.553-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14143.70444222000234.021810697198220015001.278.310.723.137.632.44.500-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14133.805238142110245.1239112104158419713101.318.740.553.077.212.35.519-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.05440000020.214147111222001.216.100.444.799.582.00.000-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter732.8716151000091.08535293277815001.238.410.302.677.712.89.700-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter633.4515105001060.05231231306312101.377.800.154.509.452.10.667-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter101.45651000018.2154315252001.077.230.482.4112.055.001.000-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter126.9318018008024.2311919212152041.7411.310.734.385.471.25.333-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter018.401019004015.023141476171021.9313.804.203.6010.202.83.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6177.49155614900670220.029918318350100177170331.8212.252.044.087.261.78.2613.15
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.52453781010220.02049986137819119101.288.340.543.207.832.45.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn22201116131000001402001.188.235.250.4854119.250.062.125.2205.2621.054.000.000.0033.33
2004West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn54p21141100000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35450.0050.001.000.000.000.00
2005West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn56p22235021230080021105001.240.269.300.56915357.308.060.100.2533.5119.305.500.000.0025.00
2006Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn38231827151000002705000.185.241.222.4636134.250.037.111.2145.8820.593.500.000.0020.00
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn20p23101000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6694520500800623012002.213.260.266.526255112.282.053.117.0005.3620.543.830.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1827151000002705000.185.241.222.4636134.250.037.111.0005.8820.593.500.000.0020.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter486741540080041607002.224.268.284.55219478.294.060.119.0005.1320.514.000.000.0026.67
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162160000000001600000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622311249120020001556029005.213.260.266.5266112275.282.053.117.0005.3620.543.830.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn18P4--1---111.0000.25------4100.07.1
2002Boise Hawks NwstA-chn19P10--110-111111.0001.10------10100.013.2
2002Lansing Lugnuts MidwAchn19P5--22--441.0000.80------5100.03.6
2003Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn20P4---2--221.0000.50------4100.02.9
2004Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn21P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.03.6
2004Boise Hawks NwstA-chn21P5--3---331.0000.60------5100.06.6
2004West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn21P14--131-54.8000.29------14100.010.1
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn21P1---------------1100.00.7
2005West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn22P27--1129324340.9301.48------27100.019.4
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23P1011521--331.0000.300.20-----10100.06.2
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24P14--44--881.0000.57------14100.09.8
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P17-2311--221.0000.120.09-----17100.010.5
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25P5--16--771.0001.40------5100.03.5
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P1-1-------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P2813932--551.0000.180.13-----280.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P20--510--15151.0000.75------200.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P41--1232424844.9171.07------410.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---2--221.0000.50------40.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--22--441.0000.80------50.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--410-114141.0000.93------150.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P6--11--221.0000.33------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn184----------
2002Boise Hawks NwstA-chn1910----------
2002Lansing Lugnuts MidwAchn195----------
2003Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn204----------
2004Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn212----------
2004Boise Hawks NwstA-chn215----------
2004West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2114----------
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn211----------
2005West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2227----------
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2310----------
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2414----------
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2417----------
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba255----------
2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba251----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2004Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor21136.63835000019.02717142919001.8912.790.954.269.002.118.05.250
2006Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23015.73615001011.012770212101.279.820.001.649.826.005.73.000
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.86716004111.21455328001.4310.802.311.546.174.003.86.000
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25003.0020200003.0511004101.6715.000.000.0012.0003.00.000
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0001-1001217.0600000000.353.180.000.000.0000.00.000
2015LG TwinsKoreaForeign32494.78240240000130.013472691655881501.459.281.113.816.091.604.98.308
2016LG TwinsKoreaForeign3313114.30292901110161.1152837714701381301.388.480.783.907.701.974.63.542
2017LG TwinsKoreaForeign34865.35252500000131.1140877810551071501.499.590.693.777.331.955.96.571
Korean League Totals - 3 yrs25264.777854241110422.7426242224401803334301.439.070.853.837.091.855.15.490
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs136.63835000019.02717142919001.8912.790.954.269.002.118.05.250
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs012.7415312006342.73713133424200.967.800.630.845.066.002.74.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2009-03-26Claimed off waivers by Indians from Padres 
2009-01-15Claimed off waviers by Padres from Rays 
2008-10-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-08-31InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow 
2007-02-13TradeTraded by Cubs to Devil Rays for Andrew Lopez and Greg Reinhard 
2001-06-01ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Cubs 
* 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
2001Chicago Cubs-181,600,000-------1,600,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2006Chicago CubsTeam Payroll23327,000-74235-2,365,072327,0001,927,000
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24382,200-70428132,459,737380,0002,309,200
2008Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25390,0000.14675336-2,696,252390,0002,699,200
* 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