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Tzu-Wei Lin

23-Year-Old Shortstop – Boston Red Sox

2017 Stats

AVG

.280

HR

0

RBI

2

R

7

SB

1

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 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.

July 16, 2017  –  Tzu-Wei Lin News

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

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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 4 19 18 2 6 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .868
2017 23 MAJ BOS 19 59 50 7 14 2 0 2 0 2 1 1 8 13 1 0 0 .280 .379 .360 .739
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Career  (View All)     19 59 50 7 14 2 0 2 0 2 1 1 8 13 1 0 0 .280 .379 .360 .739

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
Jul. 15 NYY 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .311 .415 .400 .815
Jul. 14 NYY 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .325 .426 .425 .851
Jul. 9 @TB 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .435 .436 .871
Jul. 8 @TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .405 .400 .805
Jul. 7 @TB 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .436 .438 .874
Jul. 6 @TB 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .429 .448 .877
Jul. 5 @Tex 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .419 .481 .900
Jul. 4 @Tex 4 0 3 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .360 .429 .520 .949
Jul. 3 @Tex 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .348 .476 .824
Jul. 2 @Tor 5 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .368 .556 .924
Jul. 1 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 30 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .286 .385 .671
Jun. 29 Min 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .500 .800
Jun. 28 Min 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .334
Jun. 27 Min 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jun. 26 Min 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .666
Jun. 25 LAA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 24 LAA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 23 LAA Did not play.
Last 7 Games 20 2 5 0 0 0 0 5 4 0 1 0 0 1 .250 .400 .250 .650
Last 14 Games 41 7 13 0 2 0 2 8 10 1 1 0 0 1 .317 .429 .415 .844
Last 30 Games 45 7 14 0 2 0 2 8 11 1 1 0 0 1 .311 .415 .400 .815
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
Jul. 21 Norfolk 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100
Jul. 20 Norfolk 5 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 .800 1.400
Jul. 19 Toledo 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .750 1.000
Jul. 17 Toledo 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 7 Days 18 2 6 1 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .868
Last 14 Days 18 2 6 1 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .868
Last 30 Days 18 2 6 1 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .868

Tzu-Wei Lin: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 5 9 6

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Tzu-Wei Lin: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 46

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

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201761000.333.6671.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017446021.273.318.703

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017211000.190.286.513

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017296021.345.414.886
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 19 18 5.3% 21.1% 0.25 78% .429 .167
2017 23 MAJ BOS 59 50 13.6% 22% 0.62 74% .378 .080
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Career     59 50 13.6% 22% 0.62 74% .378 .080

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Tzu-Wei Lin Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2017 2B 25 -1 4 0 -1 0 19 0 11 0 0 0 0
2017 3B 57 0 8 0 0 0 30 0 30 -1 0 1 -1
2017 SS 55 0 15 0 0 0 9 1 30 -1 0 0 -1
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2017 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1
2017 SS 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 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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0.62 BB/K
GOOD
13.6% BB Rate
ELITE
22.0% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.739 OPS
WEAK
.379 OBP
ELITE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.280 AVG
GOOD
.378 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.360 SLG
TERRIBLE
.080 ISO
TERRIBLE

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

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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Lin started at third base Monday and went 1-for-3 in a 4-1 win over the Twins.

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Lin was recalled from Double-A Portland on Saturday, Brian MacPherson of the Providence Journal reports.

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Lin is batting .294/.377/.456 with four home runs and six steals this season for Double-A Portland.

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Lin went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI for Low-A Greenville on Friday. He has a four-game hitting streak in which he's 7-for-19 with two doubles, three runs scored and two RBI.

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Lin agreed to terms on a signing bonus worth $2.05 million Thursday, WEEI.com reports.

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2017

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