Articles like this are tough to write on April 19, because you don't want to give too much weight to fast or slow starts. Over time, players with track records will usually reach their levels, so stop asking if you should trade Matt Cain, or give up the farm for Jed Lowrie. It's early, folks.
With that said, here's our latest edition of Free Agent Frenzy - many owners need to make moves, right? Please note that, 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 the same players. Let's get going!
Catcher: Carlos Ruiz, Phillies (owned in 12.9 percent of FOXSports.com leagues)
"Chooch" is eligible to return from his 25-game suspension on Sunday, April 28. If you wait any longer to get him, you might miss the boat on this top-15 catcher. He hit .325 with 16 homers in 114 games last season, and while that performance included far more power than he had ever shown before...