Originally written May 16, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
Whether they started the season on the DL or currently grace it now, there are always a few studs/regular contributors that are sitting out there because of injury. Some like Derek Jeter or Mark Teixeira sit on the waiver-wire because they were already hurt. Others like Jose Reyes and Hanley Ramirez are probably owned because they got hurt during the season. Here are the top 10 injured players that should still be owned in all leagues.10. Matt Garza, SP, CHIThe Cubs currently sit in 13th place in team ERA at 3.76. That’s not bad for a team that finished with a 4.51 mark as a team in 2012. Once Garza returns, that number should get even lower. Travis Wood, Scott Feldman, and Jeff Samardzija have all pitched well, but Samardzija is 1-5. Garza is the true ace of the staff and he’s been making rehab starts at Triple-A Iowa. He could start as early as next week.9. Corey Hart, 1B/OF, MILHart’s still recovering from right knee surgery, but he’s not ready to return until early June. When he...
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