Former Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) star who signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2013.
He was a member of South Korea's national junior baseball team before starting his professional career in 2006.
He was a seven-time KBO All-Star with the Hanwha Eagles from 2006 to 2012.
He was born and raised in Incheon, South Korea.
He became teammates with Juan Uribe on the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2013.