Pirates re-sign IF Jung Ho Kang

PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 27: Jung Ho Kang #27 of the Pittsburgh Pirates in action during the game against the Chicago Cubs on September 27, 2016 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

PITTSBURGH– The Pirates have brought back an infielder they let walk just last week.

IF Jung Ho Kang will return to Pittsburgh on a one-year deal.

Details on the contract have not been disclosed yet.

Kang, 31, had just returned from a long road back from a DUI arrest and visa issue in South Korea to play three games with the Pirates in September.

In his last significant big league action in 2016, Kang hit .255 with 21 HR’s and 62 RBI’s.

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