Wil Myers

June 04, 2014 - 10:49 am
The Rays have endured multiple bad breaks throughout the year, as the team currently sits with the worst record in the American League , mired in a seven-game losing streak. However, Tampa'€™s latest break figures to be the worst, as reigning American League Rookie of the Year Wil Myers suffered...
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November 12, 2013 - 6:01 am
The two MLB franchises in Florida now have the bragging rights of having the two best rookies in the league this season, as Rays outfielder Wil Myers was named the AL Rookie of the Year while Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez nabbed NL Rookie of the Year honors . Traded from the Royals to Tampa Bay...
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October 05, 2013 - 1:48 pm
Rays rookie right fielder Wil Myers had an eventful '€” to say the least '€” Game 1 Friday afternoon, but Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon isn'€™t running away from him. Maddon chalked up Myers'€™ game-changing defensive gaffe to a '€œmental mistake,'€ and hopes the talented 22-year-old...
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July 24, 2013 - 7:53 am
In another universe, the scenario could have gone down much differently. Perhaps outfielder Wil Myers would have been in a Red Sox uniform when launching a home run into the Monster seats at Fenway Park against Jon Lester . After all, the Sox and Royals reportedly had some exploratory talks in the...
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December 03, 2012 - 12:45 pm
Royals manager Ned Yost suggested that outfielder Wil Myers -- Baseball America's Minor League Player of the Year in 2012 after hitting 37 homers in Double-A and Triple-A as a 21-year-old -- reminds him of a young Dale Murphy , the former Braves center fielder and two-time NL MVP. He suggested that...
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