The 2009 campaign is underway, albeit without some big names. Quite a few teams began the season with key players on the disabled list. Fantasy owners had to consider whether or not to take a chance and draft a player on the DL. Getting injured in spring training can have a big impact on where a player is drafted. No player slipped more in drafts than
Let's look at A-Rod and all the other fantasy stars on the DL. If they have a reasonable timetable for returning and a job when they return, they are for better. If their future is uncertain in terms of either health or playing time, they are for worse.