Wil Myers

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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.

06/20/2015

Matt Kemp of the Padres, left, is greeted by Will Middlebrooks after scoring a first-inning run as San Diego defeated the Dodgers 7-3 in Los Angeles on Tuesday night. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Padres Score 4 Runs In 9th, Down Dodgers 7-3

Wil Myers keyed a four-run ninth inning with a tiebreaking single, sending the San Diego Padres to a rain-delayed 7-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.

04/07/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 10: James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals throws a pitch against the Baltimore Orioles during Game One of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 10, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: James Shields-Wil Myers Trade A Success For Royals

The Kansas City Royals traded for starting pitcher James Shields before the 2013 season, giving up top hitting prospect Wil Myers.

10/19/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - SEPTEMBER 28: Wil Myers #9 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits an RBI single in the first inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on September 28, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Rays’ Wil Myers Could Top His Rookie Of The Year Season

Wil Myers gives the Rays legitimate power in the middle of the batting order.

03/02/2014

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Wil Myers’ 2 Homers Lead Tampa Bay Past Angels 3-1

 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Wil Myers hit two homers off Jered Weaver, and the Tampa Bay Rays kept pace in the AL wild-card race with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on […]

09/04/2013

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Salvador Perez Gives Royals Rare Offense At Catcher

There’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.

03/08/2013