Choi Ji-Man, the MLB player you know a first baseman currently playing for the Los Angeles Dodgers, is single?
Choi Ji-Man was born in South Korea on May 19, 1991. He made his MLB debut in 2016 for the Los Angeles Angels. Since then he’s also played for the New York Yankees, Milwaukee Brewers and the Tampa Bay Rays. He was previously a member of Korea’s U12 and U18 national baseball teams.
He recently proved his recently proved his presence on the Rays roster and in the ALCS.
Ji-Man made his presence felt in game five of the ALCS; despite the Rays loss, Choi stepped up to the plate, hitting a clutch one-run home run. Choi’s bat has stayed mostly quiet throughout the series. After sitting out Game 1, Choi appeared in Game 2 but failed to pick up a hit in four at bats.
Choi sat out during Game 3 but once again returned in Game 4, picking up one hit in the loss.
Off the field, is not clear if the Korean slugger is currently in a relationship or if he is already married. Check out interesting facts about him.
1. He enjoys his privacy
Despite being a professional athlete, Choi Ji-Man seems to be mindful of his private details. It appears all details of his personal life are unknown and he seems to like it that way.
It’s safe to say he has no problem with not giving in into the luxury and glamorous lifestyle of most players. The 29-year-old doesn’t share details of his personal life.
2. He is on social media
Though is not clear if he is married, dating or single, Choi is active on social media. He has an Instagram account with over 37k followers. He has shared over 200 photos. In addition of the baseball stuff he often updates his feed with images about food, fishing and his cute dog.
3. He may have a son
Choi has shared a number of images/videos of an adorable boy. It appears they have a special bond but he has yet to identify him as his son.
4. He is always smiling
The first baseman has turned into a fan favorite with the Rays, combining a powerful left-handed bat with a smile that rarely leaves his face on the diamond. It doesn’t really matter the play. Choi smiles after striking out against a nasty pitch. He smiles after making plays in the field. He definitely smiles after hitting home runs.
5. He is in touch with family/friend back home
Choi has also shared on social media a number of photos from events taking place back in his home country. He is definitely in touch with his roots.
Find Choi Ji-Man on Instagram here.