Jung Ho Kang
3B | B/T: R/R | 6' 0" 210LBS | Age: 35

Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 185 172 15 29 10 24 0 .169 .222 .395 .617
4 Seasons 1028 917 120 233 46 144 8 .254 .331 .466 .797
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .169 10 24 0 .617
4 Seasons .254 46 144 8 .797

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 28 1881 323 31 9.6 6.6 90.5 113.1 7.1 33.1 .280 .474 .356 .361 .426 46.4 21.2 6.0
2016 29 1523 241 20 8.3 5.4 90.2 110.9 10.9 29.0 .250 .478 .369 .360 .413 39.8 21.4 9.7
2018 31 23 5 0 0 0 87.3 95.1 12.7 40.0 .309 .340 .293 .288 .346 20.0 16.7 0.0
2019 32 719 113 13 11.5 7 92.2 114.5 13.7 32.7 .216 .429 .256 .294 .407 46.0 32.4 5.9
Player 4146 682 64 9.4 6.2 90.7 114.5 9.5 31.7 .258 .466 .342 .348 .418 43.8 23.2 7.3
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 32.9 .246 .410 .317 .317 .370 35.7 22.0 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2015 50.8 13.6 30.7 5.0 41.8 37.5 20.7 2.2 39.6 16.1 26.3 5.6 9.6 6.6
2016 44.0 24.5 25.7 5.8 39.8 36.9 22.8 2.9 31.1 21.2 21.6 8.3 8.3 5.4
2018 40.0 20.0 40.0 0.0 60.0 0.0 40.0 0.0 40.0 20.0 40.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2019 40.7 23.9 27.4 8.0 52.2 35.4 12.4 1.8 35.4 29.2 16.8 5.3 11.5 7.0
Player 46.6 19.2 28.4 5.7 43.0 36.7 20.2 2.3 35.9 20.1 23.2 6.5 9.4 6.2
MLB 45.0 22.9 25.1 7.1 36.7 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Run Values by Pitch Type

Year Pitch Type Team RV/100 Run Value Pitches % PA BA SLG wOBA Whiff% K% PutAway % xBA xSLG xwOBA Hard Hit %
2019 4-Seamer -1.2 -2 210 29.2 57 .173 .346 .292 27.8 26.3 25.9 .236 .465 .325 51.4
2019 Slider -2.1 -4 166 23.1 37 .086 .257 .195 35.9 24.3 16.7 .194 .319 .241 34.6
2019 Sinker -0.1 0 125 17.4 36 .242 .515 .399 26.8 30.6 32.4 .263 .471 .338 54.5
2019 Curveball 1.3 1 98 13.6 26 .240 .600 .360 50.9 53.8 36.8 .208 .504 .306 45.5
2019 Changeup -1.1 -1 76 10.6 17 .125 .500 .276 44.2 47.1 36.4 .170 .505 .294 37.5
2019 Cutter -7.8 -3 41 5.7 12 .091 .091 .075 42.9 25.0 21.4 .140 .202 .153 44.4
2019 Splitter 7.2 0 3 0.4 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2018 Slider -1.3 0 8 34.8 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .020 .024 .021 0.0
2018 Sinker 7.4 1 8 34.8 2 .500 .500 .450 25.0 0.0 0.0 .518 .563 .484 0.0
2018 Cutter -8.4 0 4 17.4 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 50.0 100.0 .112 .123 .101 0.0
2018 4-Seamer 19.1 0 2 8.7 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 -- .573 .646 .538 100.0
2018 Curveball 1.9 0 1 4.3 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2015 467 1,881 0 2 11 9 22
2016 369 1,522 10 -13 11 9 18
2019 185 719 1 -15 3 2 -9
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Swing % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2015 1,881 51.5 60.2 82.7 23.2 53.3 43.4 22.9 42.3 25.0 7.2 76.5
2016 1,523 51.5 57.8 82.4 22.5 59.6 45.0 20.0 40.7 23.7 7.2 71.6
2018 23 47.8 54.5 83.3 16.7 50.0 34.8 16.7 34.8 25.0 8.7 50.0
2019 719 48.0 68.1 74.5 30.2 42.5 44.1 29.7 48.4 35.9 6.5 72.3
Player 4,146 50.9 60.6 81.1 24.2 52.9 44.1 23.1 42.7 26.7 7.1 73.8
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 29.3 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 86 84 84 79 82 76 86 82 95 32 29 26 47
2016 84 38 78 84 83 39 66 70 66 36 72 40 30
2019 33
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 24.1 21 17.6 3 6 13 8 38.1
2019 24.3 10 9.2 1 3 2 7 70.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 21 18 17 15 18 19 18 21 18 14 19 15 14 12 19 19 18 20 14 20 24 13 16 18 15 19 22 18 16 18 22
2019 10 10 11 9 9 8 9 9 10 9 9 9 8 9 9 10 8 10 9 9 12 9 8 9 9 10 8 9 9 10 10
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights, distances and environmental effects. For these purposes, the 2020 Blue Jays home field was still Rogers Centre, not Sahlen Field.
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.5 -0.3 87.3 4.9
Launch Angle 7.1 3.8 12.7 1
Barrel % 9.6 -1.3 0 11.5
Hard Hit % 46.4 -6.6 20 26
Sweet Spot % 33.1 -4.1 40 -7.3
xBA .28 -0.03 .309 -0.093
BA .287 -0.032 .333 -0.164
xwOBA .361 -0.001 .288 0.006
wOBA .356 0.013 .293 -0.037
xSLG .474 0.004 .34 0.089
SLG .461 0.052 .333 0.062
K% 21.2 0.2 16.7 15.7
BB% 6 3.7 0 5.9
Swing % 42.3 -1.6 34.8 13.6
Whiff% 25 -1.3 25 10.9
In Zone % 51.5 0 47.8 0.2
Out of Zone % 48.5 0 52.2 -0.2
Out of Zone Swing % 23.2 -0.7 16.7 13.5
First Pitch Swing % 22.9 -2.9 16.7 13
First Pitch Strike % 59.7 0.3 33.3 28.9
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 344 19 5.5 .369 .361
2018 R 6 0 0.0 .293
2019 R 185 25 13.5 .260 .228

Pitch Tempo