Fantasy Baseball Free Agent Pool – Runs & Ribbies

Aug 12, 2009

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

Runs
Chris Coghlan, 2B/OF, Florida Marlins
- Coghlan was red hot last week with 10 Runs while hitting .469 (15 for 32) with 1 HR, 6 RBIs, and 1 SB.  On the year he’s hitting .288 with 48 Runs, 6 HRs, 27 RBIs, and 6 SBs.  He’s owned in 29% of Yahoo!, 4.1% of ESPN, and 33% of CBS leagues.

Ryan Church, OF, Atlanta Braves - Church scored 7 Runs last week while hitting .429 (9 for 21) with 1 HR and 6 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .284 with 40 Runs, 4 HRs, 32 RBIs, and 6 SBs.  He’s owned in 6% of Yahoo!, 8.9% of ESPN, and 17% of CBS leagues.

Alberto Callaspo -  Alberto scored 7 Runs last week while hitting .480 (12 for 25) with 3 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .306 with 58 Runs, 7 HRs, and 44 RBIs.  He’s owned in 48% of Yahoo!, 16.3% of ESPN, and 51% of CBS leagues.

Adrian Beltre, 3B, Seattle Mariners - Beltre scored 7 Runs last week while hitting .433 (13 for 30) with 1 SB.  On the year he’s hitting .271 with 43 Runs, 5 HRs, 31 RBIs, and 10 SBs.  He’s owned in 40% of Yahoo!, 68.1% of ESPN, and 45% of CBS leagues.

Trent Oeltjen, OF, Arizona Diamondbacks - Trent continues to shine in his first week scoring 6 Runs while hitting .500 (12 for 24) with 3 HRs, 3 RBIs, and 2 SBs.  He’s owned in 7% of Yahoo!, 0.9% of ESPN, and 5% of CBS leagues.

Eugenio Velez, 2B/OF, San Francisco Giants - Velez scored 6 Runs last week while hitting .320 (8 for 25) with 2 HRs, 4 RBIs, and 1 SB.  On the year he’s hitting .323 with 15 Runs, 3 HRs, and 12 RBIs.  He’s owned in 21% of Yahoo!, 6.2% of ESPN, and 13% of CBS leagues.

Nick Johnson, 1B, Florida Marlins - Nick scored 6 Runs last week while hitting .333 (7 for 21) with 1 HR and 2 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .299 with 55 Runs, 7 HRs, and 48 RBIs.  He’s owned in 42% of Yahoo!, 17.4% of ESPN, and 57% of CBS leagues.

RBIs
Elijah Dukes, OF, Washington Nationals - Elijah had 10 RBIs last week while hitting .333 (6 for 18) with 3 Runs and a HR. On the year he’s hitting .248 with 42 RBIs, 7 HRs, and 21 Runs.  He’s owned in 19% of Yahoo!, 14.8% of ESPN, and 23% of CBS leagues.

Scott Hairston, OF, Oakland A’s - Hairston had 8 RBIs last week while hitting .280 (7 for 25) with 2 Runs and 2 HRs.  On the year he’s hitting .279 with 46 RBIs, 14 HRs, 39 Runs, and 10 SBs.  He’s owned in 25% of Yahoo!, 8.2% of ESPN, and 31% of CBS leagues.

John Baker, C, Florida Marlins - Baker had 7 RBIs last week while hitting .389 (7 for 18) with 1 HR and 3 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .278 with 37 RBIs, 8 HRs, and 46 Runs.  He’s owned in 23% of Yahoo!, 14.5% of ESPN, and 30% of CBS leagues.

Will Venable, OF, San Diego Padres - Will had 7 RBIs last week while hitting .300 (6 for 20) with 2 HRs and 4 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .265 with 22 RBIs, 7 HRs, and 20 Runs.  He’s owned in 23% of Yahoo!, 4.9% of ESPN, and 17% of CBS leagues.

Delwyn  Young, 2B/OF, Pittsburgh Pirates - Delwyn had 6 RBIs last week while hitting .333 (9 for 27) with 3 Runs.  On the year he’s hitting .304 with 32 RBIs, 5 HRs, and 27 Runs.  He’s owned in 8% of Yahoo!, 0.9% of ESPN, and 9% of CBS leagues.

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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. CCC
    August 12th, 2009 at 11:14 am #

    got hairston, but dunno if I should bench Dave Murphy of Texas or Reimhold or Ortiz to fit him in…suggestions?

  2. LestersLegends
    August 12th, 2009 at 1:41 pm #

    I would stick with Reimold over Hairston. Hairston’s average has been .235 the past month.

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