Infielder Luke Voit, well-known to Korean fans as an old teammate of Ha-seong Kim (infielder) who is active in the San Diego Padres, will wear a New York Mets uniform.
On the 14th (hereinafter Korean time), according to the report on the Major League’s official website, ‘MLB.com’, “The Mets signed a minor league contract with Voit, who was nominated for Youngdo from the Milwaukee Brewers.”메이저놀이터
He added, “Voit joined the Syracuse Mets, a Triple A team under the Mets. For the time being, he will play in Triple A until he is called up by the big leagues.”
Meanwhile, Voight made his big league debut with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2017 and played for the New York Yankees, San Diego, Washington Nationals and Milwaukee Brewers.
Voit has played in 508 big league games, recording a batting average of .253 (425 hits in 1680 at-bats), 95 homers, 276 RBIs, 247 runs, and an OPS of 0.807.
He hit 22 home runs in 2020 and 2022, setting the record for most in a single season for an individual. Recording double-digit homers for five consecutive years from 2018 to 2022, he has not been able to taste this season.