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Tzu-Wei Lin

24-Year-Old Second Baseman – Boston Red Sox

2018 Stats

AVG

.188

HR

0

RBI

1

R

3

SB

0

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 155   DOB: 2/15/1994   BORN: Kaohsiung County, Taiwan   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By BOS In 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Tzu-Wei Lin Contract Information:

Agreed to terms on a signing bonus worth $2.05 million with the Red Sox in June 2012.

May 8, 2018  –  Tzu-Wei Lin News

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Lin was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket on Tuesday.

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Tzu-Wei Lin Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2012 18 R GUL 29 130 110 21 28 6 5 1 0 16 4 2 16 28 1 3 0 .255 .341 .318 .659
2013 19 A LOW 60 261 230 34 52 12 9 2 1 20 12 4 28 59 1 1 1 .226 .312 .296 .608
2014 20 A GRE 102 467 402 55 92 24 22 1 1 42 10 7 54 74 4 7 0 .229 .315 .296 .611
2015 21 A SAL 73 307 281 37 79 17 12 3 2 34 15 3 22 32 2 2 0 .281 .331 .367 .698
2015 21 AA POR 46 194 173 21 35 8 5 3 0 14 8 3 16 27 4 1 0 .202 .268 .266 .534
2016 22 AA POR 108 411 372 39 83 17 10 5 2 27 10 7 34 55 4 1 0 .223 .287 .293 .580
2017 23 AA POR 48 184 159 31 48 17 9 3 5 19 8 2 20 27 2 2 1 .302 .379 .491 .870
2017 23 AAA PAW 35 154 141 12 32 8 5 1 2 9 2 4 11 28 2 0 0 .227 .283 .319 .602
2017 23 MAJ BOS 25 66 56 7 15 2 0 2 0 2 1 1 9 17 1 0 0 .268 .369 .339 .708
2018 24 AAA PAW 12 51 45 4 9 3 2 0 1 4 1 1 5 12 1 0 0 .200 .280 .311 .591
2018 24 MAJ BOS 14 36 32 3 6 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 7 0 0 0 .188 .278 .250 .528
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3-Year Averages     25 66 56 7 15 2 0 2 0 2 1 1 9 17 1 0 0 .268 .369 .339 .709
Career  (View All)     39 102 88 10 21 4 2 2 0 3 1 1 13 24 1 0 0 .239 .337 .307 .643

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Tzu-Wei Lin Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 6 @Tex Did not play.
May. 5 @Tex Did not play.
May. 4 @Tex Did not play.
May. 3 @Tex 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .278 .250 .528
May. 2 KC Did not play.
May. 1 KC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .286 .258 .544
Apr. 30 KC Did not play.
Apr. 29 TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .303 .276 .579
Apr. 28 TB Did not play.
Apr. 27 TB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .345 .320 .665
Apr. 26 @Tor 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .370 .348 .718
Apr. 25 @Tor Did not play.
Apr. 24 @Tor Did not play.
Apr. 22 @Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .381 .756
Apr. 21 @Oak 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .429 .444 .873
Apr. 20 @Oak Did not play.
Apr. 19 @LAA Did not play.
Apr. 18 @LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .474 .500 .974
Apr. 17 @LAA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .462 .533 .615 1.148
Apr. 15 Bal 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .571 .667 1.238
Apr. 14 Bal 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .625 1.225
Apr. 13 Bal 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .667 .750 1.417
Apr. 12 NYY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Apr. 11 NYY Did not play.
Apr. 10 NYY 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Apr. 8 TB Did not play.
Last 7 Games 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Games 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .067 .000 .067
Last 30 Games 32 3 6 2 0 0 1 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .278 .250 .528
Tzu-Wei Lin Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 21 Scranton-WB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 20 Rochester 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 19 Rochester 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 18 Rochester 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 16 Buffalo 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
May. 14 Buffalo 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 1.000 1.400
May. 13 Syracuse 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
May. 12 Syracuse 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100
May. 11 Syracuse 6 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
May. 10 Syracuse 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 7 Days 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .059 .000 .059
Last 14 Days 39 4 6 2 0 1 4 3 10 1 0 0 0 .154 .214 .282 .496
Last 30 Days 39 4 6 2 0 1 4 3 10 1 0 0 0 .154 .214 .282 .496

Tzu-Wei Lin: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 2 12
2017 10 9 6 1

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Tzu-Wei Lin: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 5 4 46 27
2018 1 1 9 1

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Tzu-Wei Lin Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018100000.000.000.000
201761000.333.6671.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018223010.273.364.748
2017506021.260.300.673

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018202010.300.400.764
2017231000.174.261.469

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018121000.000.000.143
2017336021.333.394.857
Tzu-Wei Lin vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jake Faria TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000

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Tzu-Wei Lin Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 18 R GUL 130 110 12.3% 21.5% 0.57 75% .329 .063
2013 19 A LOW 261 230 10.7% 22.6% 0.47 74% .298 .070
2014 20 A GRE 467 402 11.6% 15.8% 0.73 82% .272 .067
2015 21 A SAL 307 281 7.2% 10.4% 0.69 89% .309 .086
2015 21 AA POR 194 173 8.2% 13.9% 0.59 84% .238 .064
2016 22 AA POR 411 372 8.3% 13.4% 0.62 85% .256 .070
2017 23 AA POR 184 159 10.9% 14.7% 0.74 83% .333 .189
2017 23 AAA PAW 154 141 7.1% 18.2% 0.39 80% .270 .092
2017 23 MAJ BOS 66 56 13.6% 25.8% 0.53 70% .385 .071
2018 24 AAA PAW 51 45 9.8% 23.5% 0.42 73% .250 .111
2018 24 MAJ BOS 36 32 11.1% 19.4% 0.57 78% .240 .062
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3-Year Averages     66 56 13.6% 25.8% 0.53 70% .385 .071
Career     102 88 12.7% 23.5% 0.54 73% .328 .068

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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Tzu-Wei Lin Defensive Stats

DRS Breakdown
Pos Year Inn DRS (?) Pos Rank Range & Pos (?) OF Arm (?) GFP/DME (?) GDP (?) Bunts (?) Catcher SB (?) Pitcher SB (?) Adj ERA (?) Strike Zone(?)
2B 2017 44 1 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 15 -1 - -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3B 2017 57 1 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
SS 2017 55 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 80 -2 28 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Tzu-Wei Lin    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.57 BB/K
GOOD
11.1% BB Rate
GREAT
19.4% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.528 OPS
TERRIBLE
.278 OBP
TERRIBLE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.188 AVG
TERRIBLE
.240 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.250 SLG
TERRIBLE
.062 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Tzu-Wei Lin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Lin entered Thursday's game at shortstop after Brock Holt was removed due to a hamstring injury. He went 0-for-2 with a run scored in a 5-4 win over Toronto.

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Lin went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in Sunday's 3-1 win over the Orioles.

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Lin started at shortstop and went 2-for-4 with a run scored in Saturday's 10-3 win over the Orioles.

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Lin will be recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket on Tuesday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

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Lin was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket on Saturday, Jason Mastrodonato of The Boston Herald reports.

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Lin went 2-for-2 with a run scored in Monday's Grapefruit League win over Pittsburgh.

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Lin was recalled by the Red Sox on Friday night, Evan Drellich of CSN New England reports.

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Lin was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket on Sunday night, Ryan Hannable of WEEI.com reports.

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Lin moved from third base to shortstop Thursday after Xander Bogaerts left the game with a hand injury.

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Lin will continue to earn the bulk of the playing time at third base, Rob Bradford of WEEI reports.

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Lin went 3-for-4 with a walk, two RBI and a stolen base in Tuesday's 11-4 win over the Rangers.

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Lin started at second base Thursday in place of the ailing Dustin Pedroia (knee) and went 2-for-4 with a run scored in a 6-3 win over Minnesota.

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2018

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