10. Tommy John
Injury: Torn UCL (Tommy John Surgery)
Accolades After Injury: 1976 NL Comeback Player of the Year, 3x All-Star
You know your injury is revolutionary when it gets named after you. Tommy John is the godfather of the elbow surgery that has become very common in Baseball. After the surgery, John won the 1976 Comeback Player of the Year after many people thought he would never pitch again. He went on to make multiple All-Star teams, and pitched for 14 more seasons.