V-Mart tears ACL, out for 2012

Elite fantasy catchers in very thin position move up in value after injury

Updated: January 17, 2012, 7:15 PM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

The catcher position, already one of the thinnest in fantasy baseball, suffered a significant hit on Tuesday.

To put the dearth of talent at catcher into perspective, only 10 cracked the top 250 overall on our 2011 Player Rater, two ranked among the top 100 and the highest-ranking backstop placed 55th. That highest-ranking catcher, Victor Martinez, is now likely out for the entire 2012 season, after the Detroit Tigers announced on Tuesday that he suffered a torn ACL during ...

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