JI-MAN CHOI
1B
Status In the minors
Ht/Wt 6’1’’, 260 lbs
Bats/Throws L / R
Experience 7 years
Debut Apr 5, 2016
Born May 19, 1991 (32 yrs) Incheon, South Korea
Hometown Incheon, South Korea
Signed Signed by Seattle in 2009.
Acquired Acquired as a free agent in 2024.
Season Stats
Batter
GP
Games Played
AB
At Bats
R
Runs
H
Hits
2B
Doubles
3B
Triples
HR
Home Runs
RBI
Runs Batted In
BB
Walks
SO
Strikeouts
SB
Stolen Bases
CS
Caught Stealing
AVG
Batting Average
OBP
On-Base Percentage
SLG
Slugging Percentage
OPS
On-Base Plus Slugging
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2024-02-16 Signed by the New York Mets to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
2023-11-02 Filed for free agency.
2023-09-15 Missed 28 games (various injuries).
2023-08-14 Ribcage muscle strain- left, 10-day injured list.
2023-08-01 Acquired from the Pittsburgh Pirates The San Diego Padres acquired pitcher Rich Hill and designated hitter/first baseman Ji-Man Choi from the Pittsburgh Pirates for first baseman Alfonso Rivas, pitcher Jackson Wolf and outfielder Estuar Suero.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Arizona League (R) Most Valuable Player Most Valuable Player 2010
Arizona League (R) All-Star Team All-Star Team 2010