Kia Tigers

Home Stadium
Gwangju Kia Champions Field
Established
1982-01-30
Former Names
Haitai Tigers (1982–2001)
Championships Won
1983, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2009, 2017
Manager
Matt Williams
MyKBO Fans
97

Season

Ranking #5 of 10 in the KBO League
Record 70W 73L 1D (.490, 23.0G)
Avg Game Duration 3:23 (min: 2:22 / max: 5:12)
Avg Home Game Attendance 10,743

Active Roster (33) as of

Pitchers

ERA WHIP IP SO BB K/BB Age / DOB

Drew Gagnon
#40 - SP - RHP

4.05 1.39 124 ⅓ 113 51 0.45 30 / Jun 26 1990

Hong Sang-sam
#21 - RP - RHP

4.54 1.82 35 ⅔ 49 43 0.88 30 / Feb 13 1990

Im Ki-young
#17 - SP - RHP

5.34 1.46 96 81 24 0.30 27 / Apr 16 1993

Jang Hyun-shik
#35 - SP/RP - RHP

8.48 1.85 28 ⅔ 16 12 0.75 25 / Feb 24 1995

Jung Hae-young
#62 - RP - RHP

2.67 1.48 30 ⅓ 27 14 0.52 19 / Aug 23 2001

Kim Hyun-soo
#50 - RP - RHP

9.77 2.55 15 ⅔ 4 15 3.75 20 / Jul 10 2000

Kim Jae-yeol
#67 - RP - RHP

13.50 2.79 4 ⅔ 5 4 0.80 24 / Jan 2 1996

Kim Seung-beom
#49 - RP - RHP

9.00 3.00 1 0 2 21 / Dec 7 1998

Ko Young-chang
#60 - RP - RHP

6.85 1.84 47 ⅓ 19 14 0.74 31 / Feb 24 1989

Lee Joon-young
#15 - RP - LHP

6.00 1.93 15 14 7 0.50 28 / Aug 10 1992

Lee Min-woo
#11 - SP - RHP

6.42 1.58 102 ⅓ 66 43 0.65 27 / Feb 9 1993

Park Joon-pyo
#31 - RP - RHP

1.46 0.86 37 31 5 0.16 28 / Jun 26 1992

Seo Deok-won
#55 - RP - RHP

5.79 1.18 9 ⅓ 4 2 0.50 27 / Jul 12 1993

Yang Hyun-jong
#54 - SP - LHP

4.46 1.37 137 ⅓ 123 52 0.42 32 / Mar 1 1988

Yang Seung-cheol
#45 - SP/RP - RHP

6.41 2.14 19 ⅔ 9 16 1.78 28 / Jul 15 1992

Hitters

AVG/OBP/SLG OPS PA H HR RBI BB SO BB/K Age / DOB

Baek Yong-hwan
#12 - C - RHH

.253/.366/.494 .860 94 20 5 10 14 21 0.67 31 / Mar 20 1989

Han Seung-taek
#42 - C - RHH

.242/.326/.397 .723 226 47 8 24 19 50 0.38 26 / Jun 21 1994

Kim Min-sik
#24 - C - LHH

.262/.314/.348 .662 156 37 2 16 11 22 0.50 31 / Jun 28 1989

Choi Jung-min
#23 - IF - LHH

.200/.333/.200 .533 6 1 0 2 1 1 1.00 31 / Jun 2 1989

Choi Won-joon
#1 - CF - LHH

.313/.374/.396 .770 276 75 1 23 21 27 0.78 23 / Mar 23 1997

Hong Jong-pyo
#0 - 2B - LHH

.247/.263/.286 .549 83 19 0 7 2 12 0.17 20 / May 2 2000

Hwang Dae-in
#5 - 1B - RHH

.226/.320/.369 .689 97 19 3 11 12 21 0.57 24 / Feb 10 1996

Kim Gyu-seong
#14 - 2B - LHH

.188/.263/.283 .546 162 26 3 11 13 32 0.41 23 / Mar 8 1997

Kim Sun-bin
#3 - 2B - RHH

.346/.426/.415 .841 238 71 0 25 28 27 1.04 30 / Dec 18 1989

Kim Tae-jin
#19 - 3B - LHH

.261/.294/.314 .608 161 40 1 15 6 31 0.19 24 / Oct 7 1995

Park Chan-ho
#25 - SS - RHH

.239/.290/.299 .589 445 96 3 33 30 73 0.41 25 / Jun 5 1995

Yoo Min-sang
#30 - 1B - LHH

.249/.345/.358 .703 373 80 6 57 44 65 0.68 31 / Apr 13 1989

Choi Hyung-woo
#34 - OF - LHH

.344/.423/.544 .967 482 144 17 80 55 77 0.71 36 / Dec 16 1983

Kim Ho-ryeong
#53 - CF - RHH

.227/.315/.391 .706 149 29 4 16 14 52 0.27 28 / Apr 30 1992

Lee Jin-young
#10 - LF - RHH

.077/.200/.077 .277 15 1 0 2 2 5 0.40 23 / Jul 21 1997

Na Ji-wan
#29 - LF - RHH

.291/.391/.452 .843 455 112 15 81 52 93 0.56 35 / May 19 1985

Oh Seon-woo
#59 - RF - LHH

.227/.292/.409 .701 72 15 4 14 3 26 0.12 23 / Dec 13 1996

Preston Tucker
#22 - RF - LHH

.301/.399/.572 .971 506 130 29 93 66 56 1.18 30 / Jul 6 1990