Hobbled players offer profit opportunities

Here are some startling stats:

In the complete BABS database that contains over 1,300 players, 33 percent of them are currently tagged with some level of elevated injury risk. That's 32 percent of batters; 36 percent of pitchers. About 18 percent have major risk (INJ), split as 17 percent of batters and 21 percent of pitchers.

We all know that every player has some level of injury risk – and BABS sets that baseline at 25 percent odds – so these tagged players are those who . . .

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