Fantasy Baseball Free Agent Pool – Speed Demons

May 26, 2009

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Just because you’ve slipped behind in the Stolen Base category doesn’t mean you can’t catch up.  Here are some reasonably available SB threats.

Josh Anderson, OF, Detroit Tigers - Josh swiped three bases last week, but struggled elsewhere.  He went 3 for 17 (.176) without a Run, HR, or RBI.  On the year he’s hitting .272 with 9 SBs, 11 Runs, 0 HRs, and 9 RBIs.  He’s owned in 5% of Yahoo!, 2.8% of ESPN, and 6% of CBS leagues.

Ángel Pagán, OF, New York Mets – Pagán also stole three bases last week without contributing much in other categories.  He went 2 for 15 (.133) with 2 Runs and an RBI.  On the year he’s hitting .261 with 3 SBs, 3 Runs, and an RBI in 9 games.  He’s owned in less than 1% of fantasy leagues.

Jeremy Hermida, OF, Florida Marlins - Jeremy’s picked up 2 SBs last week while hitting .333 (12 for 36) with 4 Runs, a HR, and 3 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .275 with 4 SBs, 19 Runs, 4 HRs, and 17 RBIs.  He’s owned in 28% of Yahoo!, 8.1% of ESPN, and 43% of CBS leagues.

Chase Headley, 3B/OF, San Diego Padres - Headley also stole two bases last week.  He hit just .158 (3 for 19) with 2 Runs, a HR, and 2 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .234 with 6 SBs,14 Runs, 4 HRs, and 17 RBIs.  He’s owned in 21% of Yahoo!, 34.3% of ESPN, and 19% of CBS leagues.

Scott Hairston, 3B/OF, San Diego Padres - Hairston stole two bases last week while hitting .308 (8 for 26) with 3 Runs, a HR, and 3 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .333 with 5 SBs, 13 Runs, 5 HRs, and 20 RBIs.  He’s owned in 15% of Yahoo!, 7.8% of ESPN, and 25% of CBS leagues.

Elvis Andrus, SS, Texas Rangers - Elvis swiped two bags last week while hitting .320 (8 for 25) with 3 Runs, a HR, and an RBI.  On the year he’s hitting .285 with 6 SBs, 21 RBIs, 3 HRs, and 4 RBIs.  He’s owned in 27% of Yahoo!, 58.9% of ESPN, and 48% of CBS leagues.

Adam Kennedy, 2B/OF, Oakland A’s – Last week Kennedy hit .517 (15 for 29) with 2SBs, 2 Runs, a HR, and 10 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .441 with 3 SBs, 6 Runs, 2 HRs, and 13 RBIs in 15 games.  He’s owned in less than 1%  of Yahoo!, 3.6% of ESPN, and 20% of CBS leagues.

Scott Podsednik, OF, Chicago White Sox - Last week Pods hit .357 (10 for 28) with 2 SBs, 3 Runs, and 3 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .303 with 3 SBs, 6 Runs, and 5 RBIs in 20 games.  He’s owned in 2% or fewer fantasy leagues.

Willie Harris, 2B/3B/OF, Washington Nationals – Harris stole two bases while hitting .368 (7 for 19) with 4 Runs and an RBI.  On the year he’s hitting .281 with 3 SBs, 13 Runs, 1 HR, and 9 RBIs.  He’s owned in 1% of fantasy leagues.

Matt Tolbert, 2B/3B/SS, Minnesota Twins – Tolbert had 2 SBs while hitting .227 (5 for 22) with 3 Runs, a HR, and 4 RBIs.  On the year he’s hitting .197 with 2 SBs, 9 Runs, 1 HR, and 8 RBIs in 17 games.  He’s owned in 1% of fantasy leagues.

Randy Winn, OF, San Francisco Giants – Winn had two SBs as well, hitting .414 (12 of 29) with 3 Runs and an RBI.  On the year he’s hitting .283 with 8 SBs, 23 Runs, 2 HRs, and 19 RBIs.  He’s owned in 28% of Yahoo!, 26.9% of ESPN, and 43% of CBS leagues.

Emilio Bonifacio, 2B/3B, Florida Marlins – Emilio went 8 for 33 (.242) with 2 SBs, a Run, and 2 RBIs last week.  On the year he’s hitting .258 with 9 SBs, 25 Runs, 1 HR, and 11 RBIs.  He’s owned in 36% of Yahoo!, 44.9% of ESPN, and 41% of CBS leagues.

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