Yu-Cheng Chang, born on August 18, 1995, is a Taiwanese professional baseball infielder in the Cleveland Guardians organization. He made his Major League Baseball (MLB) debut in 2019.
Chang signed with the Indians in 2013 as an international free agent for a $500,000 signing bonus. He made his professional debut in 2014 with the AZL Indians, where he batted .346 with six home runs, 25 RBIs, and a .986 OPS in 42 games.
He spent 2015 with the Lake County Captains where he posted a .232 average with nine home runs and 52 RBIs in 105 games. In 2016, while playing for the Lynchburg Hillcats, Chang was named a Carolina League all-star.
He was reported to be involved in a trade to the Milwaukee Brewers for Jonathan Lucroy; however, the trade fell apart after Lucroy would not waive his no-trade clause.
On June 28, 2019, the Indians promoted Chang to the major leagues. He debuted that night against the Baltimore Orioles, starting at third base.
Chang started at first base for Cleveland on Opening Day in 2021. He hit his first home run of the season on June 5, a three-run shot off Baltimore Orioles reliever Adam Plutko.
Chang finished the 2021 season with 9 home runs and 39 RBIs while batting .228 over 89 games. Chang was designated for assignment by the Guardians on May 26, 2022.