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Portrait of Jung Keun Bong

Jung Keun Bong PBraves

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 78.3 7 4 1 62 5.17 0.3
Birth Date7-15-1980
Height6' 3"
Weight175 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2002 ATL 21 1 1 6.0 6.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 27 8 5 5 0 13 2 2 0 4 7.50 2.54 1.54 2.7 0.3
2003 ATL 22 44 0 57.0 0.0 57.0 6 2 1 2 0 0 247 56 32 32 8 95 31 25 2 47 5.05 4.89 5.87 -0.4 0.1
2004 CIN 23 3 3 15.3 15.3 0.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 75 17 13 8 3 30 10 10 0 11 4.70 6.02 6.00 -1.0 -0.1
Career48478.321.357.07412103498150451113843372625.174.935.561.20.3

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1999 MCN A 26 20 108.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MCN A 20 19 112.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MYR A+ 7 6 41.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 MYR A+ 28 28 168.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ATL MLB 1 1 6.0 1.54 164 .286 .262 .332 .390 .250 .381 96 3.0 0.3 2.7 0.3
2002 GRN AA 27 17 122.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .349 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 Gra Wnt 8 5 30.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ATL MLB 44 0 57.0 5.87 70 .268 .255 .324 .410 .255 .302 98 -2.0 -0.2 -0.4 0.1
2003 GWN AAA 3 3 11.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 gig Wnt 2 2 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CIN MLB 3 3 15.3 6.00 69 .297 .264 .325 .435 .256 .275 98 -0.6 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2004 LOU AAA 19 19 94.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .345 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SAR A+ 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -2.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 CHT AA 4 2 17.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .327 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 KOR wor 2 0 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1999 MCN A 6 5 1 26 20 108.7 111 50 100 8 0% .000 9.2 4.1 0.7 8.3 1.48 3.97 0.0 0.0
2000 MCN A 7 7 0 20 19 112.7 119 45 90 4 0% .000 9.5 3.6 0.3 7.2 1.46 4.23 0.0 0.0
2000 MYR A+ 3 1 0 7 6 41.3 33 7 37 1 0% .000 7.2 1.5 0.2 8.1 0.97 2.18 0.0 0.0
2001 MYR A+ 13 9 0 28 28 168.0 151 47 145 7 0% .000 8.1 2.5 0.4 7.8 1.18 3.00 0.0 0.0
2002 ATL MLB 0 1 0 1 1 6.0 8 2 4 0 54% .381 12.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 1.67 7.50 2.7 0.3
2002 GRN AA 7 8 2 27 17 122.0 136 45 107 6 0% .349 10.0 3.3 0.4 7.9 1.48 3.25 0.0 0.0
2002 Gra Wnt 3 1 0 8 5 30.0 21 11 23 1 0% .000 6.3 3.3 0.3 6.9 1.07 1.50 0.0 0.0
2003 ATL MLB 6 2 1 44 0 57.0 56 31 47 8 51% .302 8.8 4.9 1.3 7.4 1.53 5.05 -0.4 0.1
2003 GWN AAA 1 2 0 3 3 11.3 11 3 15 1 0% .333 8.8 2.4 0.8 11.9 1.24 5.58 0.0 0.0
2003 gig Wnt 0 0 0 2 2 6.0 5 3 3 2 0% .000 7.5 4.5 3.0 4.5 1.33 3.00 0.0 0.0
2004 LOU AAA 8 8 0 19 19 94.3 118 31 65 13 0% .345 11.3 3.0 1.2 6.2 1.58 5.82 0.0 0.0
2004 CIN MLB 1 1 0 3 3 15.3 17 10 11 3 48% .275 10.0 5.9 1.8 6.5 1.76 4.70 -1.0 -0.1
2005 SAR A+ 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 4 1 1 0 0% -2.000 9.0 2.2 0.0 2.2 1.25 4.50 0.0 0.0
2006 CHT AA 1 1 0 4 2 17.1 20 8 17 2 0% .327 10.5 4.2 1.1 8.9 1.64 5.26 0.0 0.0
2006 KOR wor 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0 2 1 0 0% .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 4.5 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2005-04-04 2005-10-03 60-DL 182 163 Left Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Labrum 2004-09-10
2004-09-10 2004-10-03 DTD 23 22 Left Shoulder Surgery Labrum 2004-09-10

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 CIN $340,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$340,000
1 yrTotal$340,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 26 d

Details
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/06 sent outright to Triple-A, designated for assignment 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.34M (05)
  • optioned to Triple-A 6/04 recalled 6/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 acquired in trade from ATL 3/04 recalled 8/03 optioned to Triple-A 8/03 recalled 9/02 4/02 sent to minor-league camp 3/02 40-m 11/01

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 17-26Christina Kahrl2006-03-27
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Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2004-06-11
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 25-28, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-30
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Jung Keun Bong threw 92 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2009, all of them occuring in The World Baseball Classic. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Change (79mph), also mixing in a Curve (76mph).