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Shin-Soo Choo AW-5

+ Texas Rangers Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: RF-603, OF-539, CF-160, LF-125, DH-69
Proper Name: Shin-Soo Choo
Born: July 30, 1982 (32.144) in Pusan, Korea
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 178 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
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Drafted: 2000 -- Signed as free agent by Seattle Mariners
MLB Debut:April 21,2005 (22.265)
TBC Player ID:4887
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Recent Contract:Signed to 7-year contract for 2014-2020 ($130m) by Texas Rangers (2013-12-30)
Organizations:SEA, CLE, CIN, TEX
Signed by:Jae Lee, Jim Colborn
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DateStatusNotes
2014-11-04AActivated from DL
2014-09-04D60Transferred to 60-day DL
2014-08-25D15DL-15 Bone spur, left elbow
2013-12-30ASigned to 7-year contract for 2014-2020 ($130m)
2013-10-31FADeclared free agency

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  • Awards for Shin-Soo Choo
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2001MINORGulf Coast League All-StarOFAward History
    2002MINORMidwest League All-Star TeamOFAward History
    2002TEAMSeattle Mariners Minor League Player of the Year Award History
    2004MINORDouble-A All-StarOFAward History
    2004MINORTexas League All-StarOFAward History
    2006MINORTriple A All-Star TeamOFAward History
    2008MLBAL Player of the MonthSeptemberAward History
    2010MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekApril 12-April 18Award History
    2010MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekSeptember 13-September 19Award History
    2010TEAMCleveland Indians Minor League Player of the Year Award History
    2010MLBMajor League 2nd All-Star (end of season)OFAward History
    2012TEAMCleveland Indians Player of the Year Award History


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