Though it is seven months away, Reds outfielder Shin-Soo Choo already is fielding plenty of questions about his upcoming free agency.
"I get asked the question a lot: 'Choo, where do you want to go and where do you want to play?'" Choo said to MLB.com Thursday.
Thanks to a hot start, Choo looks likely to be one of the top free agents in the league next offseason, and with Scott Boras representing...
Extensions are all the rage in today's MLB. Young players and veterans alike are signing or mulling new contracts that would keep them with their current clubs for years to come. Cincinnati Reds outfielder Shin-Soo Choo doesn't appear to have gotten caught up in this fad, as he told Tyler Kepner of The New York Times that all he's thinking about at this point is the next pitch.
“A lot of people...
Reds outfielder Shin-Soo Choo, who is off to a great start in 2013, will be a free agent after the season. If he hits the free-agent market, he's expected to be a hot commodity, according to the New York Post.
"He would be a good fit for anybody," an American League scout said. "He brings a little bit of everything: power, speed, hitting for average, and getting on base. He can play all three outfield...
Shin-Soo Choo will start for the Reds Monday.
Choo was not on the original lineup card, but was a late addition. He'll hit leadoff and play center. Shane Robinson will no longer get the start. Choo is hitting .309/.456/.549 in 162 at-bats this year.
Reds outfielder Shin-Soo Choo is not in the starting lineup Monday.
Choo has been strong with a .309/.456/.549 line in 162 at-bats. He will be replaced by Shane Robinson, who will hit leadoff. He should return to the lineup Tuesday against Mets' starter Jonathon Niese.