Monday, August 13, 2012

Top 15 Hitters and Pitchers Over the Past 14 Days

Before you set your roster this week, take a look and see if these guys are still available in your leagues. They are the top 15 hitters and pitchers that are less than 75% owned in Yahoo leagues.

How fantasy points are scored:

Hitters:
Singles - 1pt
Doubles - 2pts
Triples - 3pts
Homeruns - 2pts
RBI - 2pts
Runs Scored - 2pts
Walks - 1pt
Stolen Bases - 1pt


Pitchers:
Win - 10 pts
Innings Pitched - 2 pts
Earned Runs Allowed - (1pt)
Strike Outs - .5pt



Player% OwnedR1B2B3BHRRBISBBBFan PtsPlayer% OwnedIPWERKFan Pts
Ángel Pagán (SF - OF) 49%15722282978Clay Buchholz (Bos - SP) 64%24.0231371.5
Ryan Ludwick (Cin - OF) 41%77504170477Miguel González (Bal - SP) 5%21.2251766.83
Nick Markakis (Bal - OF) 67%1012214120475Jason Vargas (Sea - SP) 64%23.1261166.17
Kendrys Morales (LAA - 1B,OF) 58%106406120373Jake Westbrook (StL - SP) 34%19.238965.83
Marco Scutaro (SF - 2B,3B,SS) 39%713401150673Patrick Corbin (Ari - SP) 7%19.0241963.5
Justin Morneau (Min - 1B) 56%1013303110572Hisashi Iwakuma (Sea - SP) 4%20.0272163.5
Chris Johnson (Ari - 3B) 51%68105180270Jonathon Niese (NYM - SP) 53%21.0261563.5
Adam LaRoche (Was - 1B) 72%78204140567Bartolo Colón (Oak - SP) 32%20.2251061.33
Allen Craig (StL - 1B,2B,OF) 74%11960280467Jason Marquis (SD - SP) 3%21.22101460.33
Jon Jay (StL - OF) 16%91521174565Luis Mendoza (KC - SP) 2%20.2291258.33
Carlos Lee (Mia - 1B,OF) 47%714300130464Kris Medlen (Atl - SP) 21%16.2231658.33
Rajai Davis (Tor - OF) 19%10760175262Clayton Richard (SD - SP) 19%16.021754.5
Omar Infante (Det - 2B) 55%81122291161Bronson Arroyo (Cin - SP) 13%19.12111052.67
Todd Frazier (Cin - 1B,3B,OF) 18%58303130561Alex Cobb (TB - SP) 15%14.0221352.5
Torii Hunter (LAA - OF) 58%513501111159Mike Fiers (Mil - SP) 70%14.0231351.5

Hitters:
One guy who has not had enough ABs to make this list is Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles. In just 16 ABs Machado has a double, triple, 3 homers, 7 RBi and 5 runs scored. He is listed as a SS but he is playing 3B for the Orioles.

Ryan Ludwick is hitting over .320 for the second straight month and has hit 10 of his 21 HRs in July and August. He is absolutley worth adding to your roster. With 14 hits in his last 10 games,

Kendrys Morales has raised his average from .271 to .281. 8 of those 14 hits have gone for XBH including 4 HRs.

Chris Johnson is hitting .286 with 5 HRs and 18 RBI in 13 games since being traded to the Diamondbacks.

Pitchers:
In Clay Buchholz last 10 starts, he is 6-1 and just twice has he allowed 3+ earned runs. He has lowered his ERA from 6.58 on June 1 to 4.24 and his last 5 starts have lasted at least 7 innings.

Patrick Corbin's last 3 appearances have come as a starter and he has tallyed 19 innings pitched striking out 19 and walking 5. Over that same span he has allowed just 12 hits and 4 earned runs earning two wins.

Kris Medlen has jumped back into the Braves rotation as his last 3 apperances have also come as a starter. in 16.2 innings, Medlen has 16 srike outs and allowed just a single earned run in each start.
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