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YoŠn Moncada

YoŠn Moncada 10 2B

Chicago White Sox

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: YoŠn Manuel Moncada
  • Age: 22 (May 27, 1995)
  • Birthplace: Abreus, Cuba
  • Bats/Throws: S/R Ht: 6' 2" Wt: 205
  • MLB Debut: 09/02/2016
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YoŠn Moncada Stats Summary

YoŠn Moncada Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
September 5, 2017 Chicago White Sox activated 2B Yoan Moncada from the 10-day disabled list.
August 25, 2017 Chicago White Sox placed 2B Yoan Moncada on the 10-day disabled list. Right shin bone contusion.
July 19, 2017 Chicago White Sox recalled 2B Yoan Moncada from Charlotte Knights.
July 13, 2017 Charlotte Knights activated 2B Yoan Moncada from the temporarily inactive list.
July 13, 2017 Charlotte Knights activated 2B Yoan Moncada from the temporarily inactive list.
July 8, 2017 Charlotte Knights placed 2B Yoan Moncada on the temporarily inactive list.
July 7, 2017 Charlotte Knights activated 2B Yoan Moncada.
July 7, 2017 Charlotte Knights placed 2B Yoan Moncada on the temporarily inactive list.
May 26, 2017 Charlotte Knights activated 2B Yoan Moncada from the 7-day disabled list.
May 18, 2017 Charlotte Knights placed 2B Yoan Moncada on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 16, 2017.
March 21, 2017 Chicago White Sox optioned 2B Yoan Moncada to Charlotte Knights.
December 6, 2016 Chicago White Sox traded LHP Chris Sale to Boston Red Sox for CF Luis Alexander Basabe, RHP Michael Kopech, RHP Victor Diaz and 3B Yoan Moncada.
October 12, 2016 Boston Red Sox activated 3B Yoan Moncada.
September 30, 2016 Boston Red Sox reassigned 3B Yoan Moncada to the minor leagues.
September 2, 2016 Boston Red Sox selected the contract of 3B Yoan Moncada from Portland Sea Dogs.
July 14, 2016 Portland Sea Dogs activated 2B Yoan Moncada from the temporarily inactive list.
July 9, 2016 Portland Sea Dogs placed 2B Yoan Moncada on the temporarily inactive list.
June 21, 2016 2B Yoan Moncada assigned to Portland Sea Dogs from Salem Red Sox.
April 5, 2016 2B Yoan Moncada assigned to Salem Red Sox from Greenville Drive.
February 29, 2016 2B Yoan Moncada assigned to Boston Red Sox.
March 12, 2015 Boston Red Sox signed free agent 2B Yoan Moncada to a minor league contract.
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YoŠn Moncada Awards and Honors

YoŠn Moncada  10 2B

YoŠn Moncada
  • Full Name: Yoan Manuel Moncada
  • Born: May 27, 1995
  • Age: 22
  • Birthplace: Abreus, Cuba
  • Bats: S
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 205
  • MLB Debut: 09/02/2016

Signed with the Boston Red Sox as a free agent on March 12, 2015 after agreeing to terms on Feb. 23, 2015... received a record $31.5 million signing bonus... ranked by MLB.com as the No. 9 prospect in baseball upon signing with Boston in March 2015... switch-hitter was 19 when he signed with Boston... made his debut for the Cienfuegos of the Cuban National Series in 2012 and hit hit .277/.388/.380 with four home runs and 21 stolen bases over two years before leaving Cuba in June 2014 with the permission of the Cuban government to pursue a career in the U.S... also plays shortstop and third base... starred for Cuba's top team of 15- and 16-year-olds and made a name for himself at the U-16 IBAF World Baseball Championships in Mexico... played alongside White Sox slugger Jose Abreu and Dodgers infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena with Cienfuegos... was also teammates with Abreu, Arruebarrena and other notable Cuban players like Yulieski Gourriel, Alfredo Despaigne and Jose Miguel Fernandez on Cuba's national team during the 2013 World Port Tournament in Rotterdam, Netherlands... was on Cuba's preliminary roster for the 2017 World Baseball Classic... Because the Red Sox were already past their international bonus pool limit, they were penalized a 100 percent tax on the Moncada bonus, making the organization's total investment in the player at $63 million... "[It's an] atypical signing process with atypical talent," Red Sox GM Ben Cherington said. "One of the few most talented 19 year olds in world."... The $31.5 million bonus alone beat out the bonus record for amateur international players, set earlier in the 2014-15 offseason by the D-backs with right-handed pitcher Yoan Lopez ($8.27 million)... was slated to begin his career at Class A Greenville but later sent to extended Spring Training for Opening Day.