RotoWire fantasy baseball injury report: All-Scar team

I have the dubious distinction of writing about one of the worst parts of fantasy sports: injuries. Injuries can easily lay waste to a stellar draft and send a team tumbling down the standings. However, once a year I get to “celebrate” the injury as I select the MLB All-Scar teams. Inclusion on the list can be earned by a severe season-ending ailment or moderate but impactful injury. The uptick in DL usage created a sizeable list of candidates but here are the Seventh Annual MLB All-Scar teams.

American LeagueC Wilson RamosRamos gets this honor almost by default. The hard-hitting catcher has appeared in just nine games this season after tearing his ACL last season with Washington. He made a wise decision in the offseason by moving to the American League. In Tampa, the designated hitter slot should help alleviate the stress placed on his knee while allowing his bat to remain in the lineup.1B Greg BirdAfter losing a season to a labral repair, Bird was set for a bounce back campaign. H...