Kolten Kaha Wong (born October 10, 1990) is a Major League Baseball second baseman for the Milwaukee Brewers (MLB). He formerly played for the Cardinals in St. Louis. In 2013, he made his MLB debut. Wong bats and throws with his left hand.
Wong, who grew up in Hilo, Hawaii, played baseball for Kamehameha Hawaii High School and the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Wong was drafted in the first round of the 2011 Main League Baseball draft by the St. Louis Cardinals, and he was promoted to the major leagues two years later.
In May of 2014, he was awarded the National League Rookie of the Month. The Cardinals rejected Wong’s player option for the 2021 season in the summer of 2020, making him a free agent for the first time in his career. After that, he joined Milwaukee.
Where Did Kolten Wong Go?
Kolten Kaha Wong is currently with the Milwaukee Brewers after being rejected by the Cardinals in 2021.
The Cardinals rejected Wong’s player option for the 2021 season in the summer of 2020, making him a free agent for the first time in his career. After that, he joined Milwaukee.
Wong signed a two-year, $18 million agreement with the Milwaukee Brewers on February 5, 2021 (with a club option for 2023).