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About Rayden Lin - RotoBaller

I am an avid sports fan and sports player. Played over 6 sports at the club and school level. Huge fan of the Los Angeles Kings, Toronto Blue Jays, Denver Broncos, and Houston Rockets. I am from Edmonton,Alberta. If you need any advice regarding fantasy baseball, or hockey, feel free to shoot me a message.

Rayden Lin - RotoBaller has written 133 articles so far, you can find them below.


T.J. McFarland Diagnosed With Bone Spur

Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher T.J. McFarland was diagnosed with a bone spur on Friday after feeling elbow discomfort. This is a huge relief for the Diamondbacks and McFarland as there is no damage with the UCL in his elbow, resulting in a much shorter recovery period. McFarland has already begun throwing in his recovery. McFarland... Read More

1 year ago

Yoshihisa Hirano Picks Up Save

Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher Yoshihisa Hirano picked up a save on Friday versus the Houston Astros in the Diamondbacks 4-2 victory. After Brad Boxberger lost his closer job earlier this week, the Diamondbacks have chosen to run a committee instead of naming a new closer. Hirano received the first opportunity on Friday and has a... Read More

1 year ago

Zack Godley Allows Five Runs Against Colorado

Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Godley struggled against the Colorado Rockies on Monday night, allowing five runs in only four innings of action. Godley gave up seven hits and walked two in the Diamondbacks 13-2 loss. Godley started off strong in this game by pulling off four straight scoreless innings but fell apart in the... Read More

1 year ago

Paul Goldschmidt Posts Another 30-Homer, 30-Double Season

Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt went 3-for-5 on Thursday versus the Atlanta Braves, hitting a homer, a double and a single in the Diamondbacks 7-6 loss to the Braves. This three-hit performance gives Goldschmidt his fourth consecutive 30 double/30 home run season, a Diamondbacks franchise record. This only adds to the resume of the... Read More

1 year ago

Diamondbacks Call Up Matt Andriese and Ildemaro Vargas

The Arizona Diamondbacks have called up relief pitcher Matt Andriese from High-A Visalia and second baseman Ildemaro Vargas from Triple-A Reno. In a corresponding move, the Diamondbacks have placed starting pitcher Zack Godley on the paternity leave list. Andriese was acquired from the Tampa Bay Rays by the Diamondbacks ahead of the July 31 non-waiver... Read More

1 year ago


Diamondbacks Promote Yoan Lopez

The Arizona Diamondbacks have promoted starting pitcher Yoan Lopez from Double-A Jackson in order to receive some extra bullpen help. He will be available out of the bullpen on Monday versus the San Diego Padres. Lopez is currently the 18th best prospect in the Diamondbacks farm system. Lopez pitched with a 2.92 ERA, 1.04 WHIP,... Read More

1 year ago

Clayton Kershaw Picks Up 150th Career Victory

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw picked up his 150th Career Victory on Sunday in the Dodgers 12-1 victory over the Mariners. Kershaw allowed four hits, and one walk in seven innings of one-run ball, while also striking out seven. This improves his record to 6-5 on the season. The Dodgers superstar starting pitcher... Read More

1 year ago

Manny Machado Exits After Hit By Pitch

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Manny Machado exited Sunday's game versus Seattle after being hit on the wrist by a pitch. X-Rays have been taken and have come back negative. The Dodgers star shortstop is expected to be in the lineup tomorrow. Machado has had a terrific season up to date, hitting with a .304/.378/.545 slash... Read More

1 year ago

Hunter Wood To Start On Monday

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Hunter Wood will start in place of Ryne Stanek on Monday versus Kansas City. Wood has been solid for the Rays this season, pitching to a 0-1 record with a 4.10 ERA, 1.67 WHIP, and 31 K's in 26 1/3 innings. While Wood has a desirable matchup against Kansas City, he... Read More

1 year ago

Sergio Romo Records 100th Career Save

Tampa Bay Rays closer Sergio Romo picked up his 100th career save on Sunday vs the Boston Red Sox in the Rays 2-0 win. He struck out two and allowed no base runners to close out the Red Sox. Romo has had a great season up to date, pitching to a 2-3 record with a... Read More

1 year ago


Joey Rickard Optioned To Triple-A

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Joey Rickard has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk in order to make room for Adam Jones' return from the bereavement list. Rickard had a solid season up to date for the Orioles, hitting with a .221/.284/.416 slash with 22 R, seven HR, and 21 RBI in 58 games. Rickard should not be... Read More

1 year ago

Mark Trumbo Likely To Be Placed On 10-Day DL

Baltimore Orioles designated hitter Mark Trumbo will likely be placed on the 10-day disabled list with a sore right knee. He will be heading back to Baltimore to receive an examination on his right knee. Trumbo has had a solid rebound season up to date, hitting with a .260/.313/.453 slash with 41 R, 17 HR,... Read More

1 year ago

Baltimore Orioles Claim John Andreoli

The Baltimore Orioles have claimed outfielder John Andreoli off waivers on Saturday after the Mariners designated him for assignment on August 17. He will be optioned to Triple-A Norfolk. Andreoli has only played in three games this season, recording one hit in five attempts at the plate. If Andreoli is called up to the Orioles,... Read More

1 year ago

Jhoulys Chacin Pitches Well In Start Versus St. Louis

Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin pitched well on Sunday versus St. Louis allowing four hits, and no walks in six shutout innings in the Brewers 2-1 victory over the Cardinals. Chacin finished the game with three strikeouts and recorded the win in this contest as well. Chacin has had a great season up to... Read More

1 year ago

Chris Stratton Transferred To Doubled-A Richmond

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Chris Stratton was transferred from Triple-A Sacramento to Double-A Richmond on Sunday. This move was made in order to allow Stratton to start games for Double-A Richmond. Stratton was sent down to Triple-A on August 4 after struggling to a 5.52 ERA on the season. His record currently sits at... Read More

1 year ago


Martin Maldonado Records Three Hits On Sunday

Houston Astros Catcher Martin Maldonado recorded three hits on Sunday versus Oakland and was a single away from recording the cycle. Maldonado finished the afternoon with three runs, one home run, and one RBI on three hits in four attempts in the Astros 9-4 victory. Maldonado has a had a solid season up to date,... Read More

1 year ago

Danny Jansen Records Hit In Fifth Straight Game

Toronto Blue Jays Catcher Danny Jansen recorded a hit Sunday against the New York Yankees, extending his hit streak to five games. Jansen becomes the first catcher in Blue Jays history to record a five-game hit streak to start his major league career. Jansen has had tons of success since being called up on August... Read More

1 year ago

Edwin Diaz Picks Up League-Leading 47th Save

Seattle Mariners closer Edwin Diaz picked up his league-leading 47th save on Wednesday, striking out the side in the Mariners 2-0 victory over the Athletics. This puts Diaz 11 saves ahead of second place Craig Kimbrel in the saves department. Diaz is currently on pace to match Francisco Rodriguez for the MLB record of 62... Read More

1 year ago

Jarrod Dyson Expected To Rejoin Diamondbacks In September

Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Jarrod Dyson is expected to the rejoin the Diamondbacks in September after recovering from a right groin strain. Dyson has been on the 10-day disabled list since July 5 after experiencing a strain in his groin while running the bases. Dyson has had a poor season up to date, hitting at a... Read More

1 year ago

Felix Hernandez Implodes Versus Texas

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez struggled mightily on Tuesday versus the Texas Rangers, allowing 11 runs (six earned), eight hits and four walks in six innings of action. Hernandez only struck out two and dropped his record to 8-10 in the Mariners 11-4 loss. This poor performance continues his tough season, giving him a... Read More

1 year ago


Robbie Ray Pitches Well Against Chicago

Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Robbie Ray pitched well versus the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday, allowing four hits and one walk in seven innings of one-run ball in the Diamondbacks 2-1 loss. Ray struck out six and picked up the no-decision in this contest. This was a huge bounce-back game for Ray, as he has struggled... Read More

1 year ago

Zack Greinke Cruises Through 7 2/3 Innings Versus Atlanta

Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Greinke was exceptional in his start versus the Atlanta Braves on Saturday, allowing four hits and no walks in 7 2/3 innings of scoreless baseball. Greinke also picked up the win in the Diamondbacks 3-0 victory over the Braves. This start comes two days after the news that Greinke would... Read More

2 years ago

Anthony Bass Placed On Disabled List

Chicago Cubs relief pitcher Anthony Bass was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a skin condition. In a corresponding move, right-hander James Norwood was called up from Triple-A Iowa to replace Bass. There is no timetable for Bass' return to the Cubs bullpen. Bass has been excellent for the Cubs this season, pitching to... Read More

2 years ago

Kris Bryant To Go On Rehab Assignment On Monday

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant will go on a rehab assignment on Monday for his recovery from left shoulder inflammation. He is expected to play only one or two games with Double-A Tennessee before he rejoins the Cubs lineup. Bryant has had a decent start to the 2018 campaign, hitting .280/.383/.481 with 40 runs,... Read More

2 years ago

J.T. Realmuto Goes 5-For-6 Versus Washington

Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto collected five hits in six plate appearances versus the Washington Nationals on Sunday. Realmuto also registered two runs and three RBI in this great performance. Realmuto has had a great start to the season, hitting .305/.358/.544 with 43 runs, 12 home runs and 41 RBI in 65 games. Realmuto should... Read More

2 years ago


Whit Merrifield Goes 5-For-5 Versus Boston

Kansas City Royals second baseman Whit Merrifield finished a perfect 5-for-5 with one run and one RBI versus the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. This performance is Merrifield's third consecutive multi-hit game. Merrifield has had a great start to the 2018 season, hitting .293/.362/.415 with 36 runs, five home runs, 28 RBI and 16 stolen... Read More

2 years ago

Andrew Benintendi Goes 4-For-5 Versus Kansas City

Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi finished with an amazing four hits in five attempts on Sunday versus the Kansas City Royals. He picked up two runs in the game as well. Benintendi has been excellent this season, hitting with .286/.373/.508 with 63 runs, 14 home runs, 55 RBI and 16 stolen bases in 86... Read More

2 years ago

Dallas Keuchel Pitches Well Versus the White Sox

Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel pitched well against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, allowing six hits and three walks in seven innings of one-run ball. Keuchel also picked up the win and a quality start in the Astros 2-1 win over the White Sox. Keuchel has had a subpar start to the season,... Read More

2 years ago

Nick Markakis Voted As All-Star Starter

Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis has been voted in as an All-Star starter for the National League on Sunday. This will be Markakis' first selection for as an All-Star. Markakis has had an excellent season up to date, hitting .324./.392/.494 with 54 runs 10 home runs and 59 RBI in 88 games. Markakis should be... Read More

2 years ago

Willson Contreras Voted As All-Star Starter

Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was voted in as an All-Star starter for the National League on Sunday. This will be Contreras' first selection and appearance as an All-Star. Contreras has had a solid start to the season, hitting .287/.371/.469 with 31 runs, seven home runs and 34 RBI in 76 games. Contreras should be... Read More

2 years ago


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