Fantasy Baseball Free Agent Pool – 2010 Run Scorers Vol. 1
Are you hurting in the run category? Here are some reasonably available players that can help you out.
Orlando Hudson, 2B, Minnesota Twins
Hudson has scored 20 runs on the year, including 10 in his last ten games (7 in his last five). Even without Mauer, the Twins have a potent offense. The O-Dog is hitting .297 with 2 HRs, 11 RBIs, and 3 SBs. He’s owned in 46.5 percent of ESPN and 60 percent of CBS leagues.
David DeJesus, OF, Kansas City Royals
DeJesus is hitting .275 with 17 runs, 3 HRs, 11 RBIs, and 1 SB. He has 4 runs in his last ten games. DeJesus is owned in 30.3 percent of ESPN and 52 percent of CBS leagues.
Jose Bautista, 3B/OF, Toronto Blue Jays
Bautista’s average (.221) is dreadful. If you can take it on, he will help you elsewhere. He has scored 16 runs (6 in last six games), hit 6 HRs, collected 20 RBIs, and collected 3 SBs. Thanks to his average he’s owned in just 21.9 percent of ESPN and 30 percent of CBS leagues.
J.D. Drew, OF, Boston Red Sox
Always an injury risk, Drew typicall produces when healthy. His average (.258) also leaves plenty to be desired, but he has scored 15 runs with 5 HRs and 17 RBIs. He’s on a tear right now hitting 11 for 21 (.524) with 7 runs, 3 HRs, and 7 RBIs in his last five games. Drew is owned in 43.5 percent of ESPN and 53 percent of CBS leagues.
Ryan Sweeney, OF, Oakland A’s
Sweeney has scored 15 runs while hitting .303 with 1 HR and 16 RBIs. In his last ten games he’s hitting .325 (13 for 40) with 9 runs, 1 HR, and 7 RBIs. Sweeney is owned in 6.9 percent of ESPN and 15 percent of CBS leagues.