Cho Jin-ho (baseball)
|Samsung Lions – No. 94|
August 15, 1975 |
|MLB: July 4, 1998, for the Boston Red Sox|
|KBO: April 9, 2003, for the SK Wyverns|
|MLB: July 30, 1999, for the Boston Red Sox|
|KBO: 2009, for the Samsung Lions|
|Earned run average||6.52|
|Earned run average||5.99|
|Revised Romanization||Jo Jin-ho|
Cho Jin-ho (Hangul: 조진호; Korean pronunciation: [tɕo.dʑin.ɦo]; born August 16, 1975 in Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea) is a professional baseball pitcher who once pitched with the Boston Red Sox.
After finishing the 2002 season in the Pawtucket Red Sox (AAA) of the International League, Cho returned to South Korea, signing with the SK Wyverns of the KBO League. Cho had an unsuccessful 2003 with the club and in 2004 was caught in a scheme to dodge military service. He spent several years in prison and non-combat military service before returning to the mound for the Samsung Lions in 2007.
- Wonkwang University
- Jeonju High School
- Jeolla Middle School
- Jeonju Jinbuk Elementary School
- "Jin Ho Cho". Baseball Reference. Retrieved 15 May 2011.
- "Jin Ho Cho Minor League". Baseball Reference. Retrieved 15 May 2011.
- "After jail and surgery, Cho refuses to quit". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved 15 May 2011.
- Career statistics and player information from Korea Baseball Organization
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
- Cho Jin-ho at Sports Reference
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