South Koreans in the majors
OF Shin-Soo Choo, 33, Rangers
Debuted in 2005. Korea’s all-time leader in MLB games played.
IF Jung Ho Kang, 28, Pirates
Debuted in 2015. Slow start but finished with 15 home runs.
IF Rob Refsnyder, 24, Yankees
Debuted last season, fighting for roster spot this season.
LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu, 28, Dodgers
Coming back from shoulder problems. Debuted in 2013.
OF Hyun Soo Kim, 28, Orioles
Went 0-for-23 before first hit this spring. Defense shaky.
1B Dae-Ho Lee, 33, Mariners
He’s 6-4, 255 pounds and hit a long home run on Monday.
RHP Seung Hwan Oh, 33, Cardinals
Korea’s all-time saves leader. Nicknamed “The Final Boss.’’
1B Byung Ho Park, 29, Twins
Three homers through first seven spring training games.