Here's your very first 2013 installment of Free Agent Frenzy. We're going to call this one the I Can't ****ing Believe That Guy is Still Out There edition, since that's what always happens in March. The masses forget about some useful players, and you get to swoop in before Opening Day to rescue them.
Also, please note that it's perfectly OK to make roster moves before the season starts. It doesn't mean you're a failure or an idiot, or that a poor draft has sentenced you to six months of fantasy hell. You can always upgrade, and it's better to start now before the pickings get slim.
Finally, as in past seasons, no player will be mentioned in this space more than once in a four-week span, because we don't want to beat you over the head all year long about, say, Jason Hammel. Let's get going!
Catcher: Russell Martin, Pirates (owned in 7.5 percent of FOXSports.com leagues)
Martin's batting average was pretty bad as a Yankee - he hit .237...