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New Research Shows Two Twins Are Biggest Injury Risks in MLB

According to a new model for injury prediction from Sports Info Solutions, Andrelton Simmons is the position player most likely to miss time due to injury in 2021. Next on the list? Byron Buxton. We talked to a co-creator of the model to find out why.

Obviously, it will come as no great shock to Twins fans that Buxton is considered one of the league’s biggest injury risks. He’s battled concussion issues, shoulder injuries, and wrist trouble. He’s suffered from back spasms, had toe trouble, and strained his groin. He’s even had migraines, perhaps as a secondary symptom of repeated concussions.

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