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Portrait of Ji-Man Choi

Ji-Man Choi 1BAngels

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 25)
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Birth Date5-19-1991
Height6' 1"
Weight230 lbs
Age25 years, 0 months, 10 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
-0.22016
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2016 ANA 25 14 24 18 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 .056 .292 .056 .176 -1.4 -0.1 -0.2
Career14241801000166000001.056.292.056.176-1.4-0.1-0.2

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2010 HDS A+ 11 50 .310 .296 .363 .471 .000 .364 117 2.7 1.5 -0.9 0.5 0.0 3.3 0.4 3.3 0.4
2010 MRN Rk 39 159 .406 .257 .310 .366 .000 .481 88 20.1 5.0 -1.2 6.9 0.6 24.5 3.1 24.5 3.1
2012 CLN A 66 294 .320 .261 .332 .389 .000 .358 98 19.2 8.7 -5.5 -3.8 -3.2 19.2 1.5 19.2 1.5
2012 ADE Wnt 40 172 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 HDS A+ 48 211 .336 .256 .327 .406 .000 .380 111 17.7 6.2 -3.7 1.6 -0.2 20.0 2.2 20.0 2.2
2013 WTN AA 61 236 .307 .244 .318 .362 .000 .270 101 11.4 6.4 -4.1 -3.1 -0.7 12.9 1.1 12.9 1.1
2013 TAC AAA 13 52 .264 .282 .339 .434 .000 .250 93 0.2 1.5 -0.9 0.3 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2014 WTN AA 4 15 .334 .262 .313 .406 .000 .250 104 1.1 0.4 -0.3 -0.2 0.3 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.1
2014 TAC AAA 70 281 .277 .281 .349 .447 .000 .323 92 5.3 8.3 -4 -2.7 0.2 9.9 0.7 9.9 0.7
2015 TAC AAA 18 67 .279 .277 .342 .414 .000 .381 113 1.3 1.9 -1.2 -1.7 -1.2 0.8 -0.1 0.8 -0.1
2015 MRN Rk 5 13 .260 .269 .341 .358 .000 .300 92 0 0.4 -0.3 0.2 -1.2 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2015 EST Wnt 28 114 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .243 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016 ANA MLB 14 24 .176 .233 .308 .393 .257 .083 95 -2 0.6 -0.2 -0.1 0.2 -1.4 -0.2 -1.4 -0.2
2016 SLC AAA 10 46 .312 .264 .327 .407 .274 .407 110 2.5 1.3 -0.5 0.2 -0.1 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2010 MRN Rk 159 23 51 15 2 1 23 21 30 10 1 .378 .465 .541 .163 .406 24.5 6.9 3.1
2010 HDS A+ 50 7 13 1 1 1 7 6 9 0 0 .302 .388 .442 .140 .310 3.3 0.5 0.4
2012 ADE Wnt 172 26 43 6 1 8 31 26 27 1 1 .309 .419 .540 .230 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 CLN A 294 43 72 14 1 8 43 39 55 0 2 .297 .420 .463 .165 .320 19.2 -3.8 1.5
2013 TAC AAA 52 9 11 2 0 2 6 4 7 0 0 .244 .333 .422 .178 .264 0.8 0.3 0.1
2013 HDS A+ 211 34 61 24 3 7 40 27 33 0 1 .337 .427 .619 .282 .336 20.0 1.6 2.2
2013 WTN AA 236 21 53 10 3 9 39 32 28 2 2 .268 .377 .485 .217 .307 12.9 -3.1 1.1
2014 WTN AA 15 3 3 1 0 1 5 4 2 0 0 .273 .467 .636 .364 .334 1.6 -0.2 0.1
2014 TAC AAA 281 41 67 7 2 5 30 36 42 2 2 .283 .381 .392 .110 .277 9.9 -2.7 0.7
2015 MRN Rk 13 1 3 1 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 .250 .308 .333 .083 .260 -1.1 0.2 -0.1
2015 TAC AAA 67 8 17 4 0 1 16 10 14 0 1 .298 .403 .421 .123 .279 0.8 -1.7 -0.1
2015 EST Wnt 114 13 21 4 1 3 17 17 20 0 1 .219 .333 .375 .156 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016 SLC AAA 46 5 12 4 0 1 6 5 13 1 1 .300 .370 .475 .175 .312 3.2 0.2 0.3
2016 ANA MLB 24 0 1 0 0 0 0 6 6 0 1 .056 .292 .056 .000 .176 -1.4 -0.1 -0.2

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2016 110 0.5182 0.3545 0.7692 0.5439 0.1509 0.8065 0.6250 0.2308 0 0.000000
Career1100.51820.35450.76920.54390.15090.80650.6250.230800

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-08-30 2010-09-09 Minors 10 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 ANA $650,000
2015 SEA $
2014 SEA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$650,000
1 yrTotal$650,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/21/15 (minor-league contract with salary of $0.65M in majors, $0.35M in performance bonuses). Selected by LA Angels from Baltimore in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15. DFA by LA Angels 5/11/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/15/16.
  • 2015. DFA by Seattle 3/5/15. Sent outright to Triple-A 3/7/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract purchased by Seattle 11/20/13. Re-signed by Seattle 2/25/14.
  • Signed by Seattle 7/2/09 as an amateur free agent from South Korea.

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BP Articles

Ji-Man Choi is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week TwoScooter Hotz2016-04-14
Expert FAAB Review: Week OneMike Gianella2016-04-05
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Dominican Winter League Retrospective ValuationsGreg Wellemeyer2016-01-08
This article requires BP Premium accessSome Projection Left: Stumpf, Rutckyj and Blash: Your Rule 5 BriefingChristopher Crawford2015-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of November 23-24Wilson Karaman2015-11-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Seattle Mariners Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Wednesday, July 31stChris Rodriguez2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of May 2-May 5Zach Mortimer2013-05-06
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, April 11Zach Mortimer2013-04-12


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2015-12-15 14:00:00 (link to chat)Expectations for Angels' Rule 5 selections?
(Jeff from Manhattan Beach)
I would be very, very surprised if Ji-Man Choi was on the big league roster next year. Maybe a guy the Angels could work out a deal with to put him in the system, but there's just not enough positional value to think he belongs on a roster right now. (Christopher Crawford)


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