Yu Chang was promoted to the major leagues by the Indians on June 28, 2019. That night, he made his major league debut, starting at third base against the Baltimore Orioles.
Yu Chang hit his first career hit and triple against the Kansas City Royals on August 25, striking out starter Eric Skoglund in the third inning and reliever Scott Barlow in the seventh.
Yu Chang hit his first major league home run on September 9 against Los Angeles Angels reliever Justin Anderson, a three-run homer.
Yu Chang batted .178 with 1 home run and 6 RBIs in 28 games with the Cleveland Indians in 2019.
Yu Chang batted .182 with no home runs and one RBI in 10 games during the truncated 2020 season.
On Opening Day in 2021, Chang made his Cleveland debut at first base. On June 5, he launched his first career home run, a three-run blast against Baltimore Orioles reliever Adam Plutko.
Yu Chang hit 9 home runs and drove in 39 runs in 2021 while hitting. 228 points in 89 games
Yu Chang is a member of Taiwan’s Amis ethnic group, an Indigenous Austronesian ethnic group. Yu Chang is married to Ling and they have a son named Winston.
How Tall Is Yu Chang?
Yu Chang stands at a height of 1.85 m.