Fantasy Baseball Free Agent Pool – Runs & Ribbies

Jun 24, 2009

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Some reasonably available players to assist you in the Runs and/or RBI categories.

Runs
Skip Schumaker, 2B/OF, St. Louis Cardinals
- Skip is a nice option because of his dual position eligibility.  Last week he scored 9 Runs while hitting .423 (11 for 26) with 2 RBIs, and a SB.  On the year he’s hitting .299 with 39 Runs, 3 HRs, 21 RBIs, and 2 SBs.  He’s owned in 34% of Yahoo!, 11.7% of ESPN, and 37% of CBS leagues.

Scott Rolen, 3B, Toronto Blue Jays - Rolen scored 6 Runs last week while hitting .393 (11 for 28) with 2 HRs, 5 RBIs, and a SB.  On the year he’s hitting .332, 39 Runs, 5 HRs, 25 RBIs, and 3 SBs.  He’s owned in 61% of Yahoo!, 40% of ESPN, and 63% of CBS leagues.

Daniel Murphy, 1B/OF, New York Mets - Murphy scored 5 Runs last week while hitting .333 (10 for 30) with a HR and 3 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .249 with 27 Runs, 5 HRs, and 23 RBIs.  He’s owned in 12% of Yahoo!, 11.9% of ESPN, and 22% of CBS leagues.

Placico Polanco, 2B, Detroit Tigers – Placido scored 5 Runs last week while hitting .316 (6 for 19) with 2 HRs, 3 RBIs, and a SB.  On the year he’s hitting .264 with 29 Runs, 3 HRs, 27 RBIs, and 3 SBs.  He’s owned in 34% of Yahoo!, 74.4% of ESPN, and 61% of CBS leagues.

Billy Butler, 1B, Kansas City Royals - Billy scored 5 Runs last week while hitting .333 (8 for 24) with 2 HRs and 2 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .289 with 34 Runs, 7 HRs, and 32 RBIs.  He’s owned in 37% of Yahoo!, 6.9% of ESPN, and 50% of CBS leagues.

Franklin Gutierrez, OF, Seattle Mariners - Franklin scored 5 Runs last week while hitting .280 with 2 HRs and 4 RBIs.  He should have more steady ABs with Endy Chavez (knee) gone for the seasons.  On the year Franklin is hitting .256 with 29 Runs, 6 HRs, 24 RBIs, and 3 SBs.  He’s owned in 4% of Yahoo!, 2.2% of ESPN, and 8% of CBS leagues.

Michael Cuddyer, OF, Minnesota Twins - Cuddy scored 5 Runs last week while hitting .400 (8 for 20) with 2 HRs and 3 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .277 with 41 Runs, 11 HRs, 37 RBIs, and 4 SBs.  He’s owned in 67% of Yahoo!, 36.7% of ESPN, and 78% of CBS leagues.

Aaron Rowand, OF, San Francisco Giants - Rowand scored 5 Runs last week while hitting .318 (7 for 22) with 2 HRs and 2 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .296 with 35 Runs, 8 HRs, 32 RBIs, and 4 SBs.  He’s owned in 60% of Yahoo!, 27.5% of ESPN, and 55% of CBS leagues.

RBI
Marcus Thames, OF, Detroit Tigers
- Marcus had 7 RBIs while hitting .250 (6 for 24) with 4 Runs, and 3 HRs.  On the year he’s hitting .284 with 12 RBIs, 5 HRs, and 9 RBIs in 67 ABs.  He’s owned in 15% of Yahoo!, and 3.9% of ESPN, and 22% of CBS leagues.

Luis Valbuena, 2B/SS, Cleveland Indians - Valbuena had 7 RBIs last week while hitting .364 (8 for 22) with 4 Runs and 3 HRs.  On the year he’s hitting .225 with 10 RBIs, 4 HRs, and 18 Runs.  He’s owned in 7% of Yahoo!, 0.7% of ESPN, and 7% of CBS leagues.

Garrett Anderson, OF, Atlanta Braves - Anderson had 7 RBIs last week while hitting .435 (10 for 23) with 2 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .284 with 26 RBIs, 3 HRs, and 15 Runs.  He’s owned in 8% of Yahoo!, 3.8% of ESPN, and 13% of CBS leagues.  **To Yahoo! – Garrett is on the Braves now.  Maybe it’s time to update his photo.**

Kevin Kouzmanoff, 3B, San Diego Padres - Kouzmanoff had 6 RBIs last week while hitting .280 (7 for 25) with 2 HRs and 3 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .241 with 38 RBIs, 9 HRs, and 20 Runs.  He’s owned in 23% of Yahoo!, 9.6% of ESPN, and 46% of CBS leagues.

Jose Guillen, OF, Kansas City Royals - Guillen had 6 RBIs last week while hitting .348 (8 for 23) with a HR and 3 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .265 with 33 RBIs, 8 HRs, and 21 Runs.  He’s owned in 24% of Yahoo!, 8.1% of ESPN, and 41% of CBS leagues.

David DeJesus, OF, Kansas City Royals - DeJesus had 6 RBIs last week while hitting .273 (6 for 22) with 2 HRs and 3 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .243 with 31 RBIs, 5 HRs, and 29 Runs.  He’s owned in 11% of Yahoo!, 52% of ESPN, and 31% of CBS leagues.

David Eckstein, 2B/SS, San Diego Padres - Eckstein had 6 RBIs last week while hitting .444 (12 for 27) with 2 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .270 with 28 RBIs, 1 HR, and 28 Runs.  He’s owned in 7% of Yahoo!, 5.1% of ESPN, and 16% of CBS leagues.

Jhonny Peralta, SS, Cleveland Indians - Peralta had 6 RBIs last week while hitting .364 (8 for 22) with 2 HRs and 3 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .259 with 32 RBIs, 4 HRs, and 22 Runs.  He’s owned in 63% of Yahoo!, 68.1% of ESPN, and 81% of CBS leagues.

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One Response so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Rad
    June 24th, 2009 at 10:55 am #

    I’ve been debating weather or not to pick up Rolen. I would let go of Adrian Beltre for him. Should I go for it?

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