Sponsor a Page

Put your Name on a player page(s) for $10/year.

Includes Your Name, link and a message
Support Wall

Put your name/link on the Support Wall. The more you donate, the bigger your presence.
Donate $ to TBC

If you have no need for any of the other services, please donate some $ to The Cube.

Either a lump sum or monthly
Player Tracker

A Daily email with prior day's statistics for your selected players. 30 cents/player/year. Change your player list whenever you want!
Please Help Support The Cube

Data Store

Purchase:
1. Standard Data Extracts ... 2. Custom Data Extracts ... 3. Custom Data feeds

Challenge us with your data needs and we'll do our best to comply"

Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Jae-Kuk RyuTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2001-2008 MLB Years: 2006-2008
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
Futures Game

PositionsP-119Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJae-Kuk Ryu
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 30,1983 [35.141]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
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Other Pitching -- Other Batting -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Jae-Kuk Ryu page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


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 CubsNLMLBchn20Rel23018.401019004015.023141476171001.9313.804.203.6010.202.83.0008.15
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST24544.0414140100071.0673632521675001.238.450.632.658.453.19.556-
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11,20Rel24127.3317017007023.0311919211142001.8011.960.774.245.401.27.3334.57
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)Filter137.49281270012039.2543333918323001.8212.252.044.087.261.78.2502.70
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)Filter126.9318018008024.2311919212152001.7411.310.734.385.471.25.333-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter018.401019004015.023141476171001.9313.804.203.6010.202.83.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6177.49155614900670220.02991831835010017717001.8212.252.044.087.261.78.2612.70
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 DescriptionAgeRoster 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