Shin-soo Choo to donate $1,000 to every Rangers minor leaguer

Texas Rangers outfielder/designated hitter Shin-soo Choo is donating $1,000 to each individual of the Rangers’ minimal leaguers, which will come out to close to 190 gamers for the duration of MLB’s shutdown, in accordance to the South Korean athletics website, Naver Sports.

“I arrived here with absolutely nothing, but baseball has provided me a great deal because,” Choo explained to the outlet, via an English translation. “Slight league players are the long run of our group. I just hope that they can fight via and defeat this hard time.”

Before this 7 days, MLB declared its designs to pay out minimal leaguers $400 a week in salary as a result of the conclude of Could, but there there are no assures that the cash will lengthen outside of the close of May.