Wil Myers

  • Wil Myers First Major League Hit

    Wil Myers First Major League Hit

    June 18, 2013 at 7:30 pm 0 comments

    Wil Myers picked up his first major league base hit with a single to left in his first at bat of the second game of today’s double-header. Here is the hit as called by Andy Freed and Dave Wills (you can see the full video below)…. And here is the […]

     
  • Wil Myers Popped-Up In His First Big League At Bat

    Wil Myers Popped-Up In His First Big League At Bat

    June 18, 2013 at 12:51 pm 8 comments

    Wil Myers is now officially a big leaguer and had his first Major League at bat, popping up on the first pitch. But maybe the most telling part of the at bat happened as Myers walked up to the plate. He yawned. Twice. Here’s his first at bat as called […]

     
  • Tailgating With The Rays: Discussing Wil Myers Debut Before Games 70 And 71

    Tailgating With The Rays: Discussing Wil Myers Debut Before Games 70 And 71

    June 18, 2013 at 10:34 am 1 comment

    Playing A Little Pepper… Jerry Remy will once again not be in the NESN booth for this series. What is scary is that there hasn’t been much explanation for his absence and Remy has suffered from cancer in the past… Today’s double-header is the 21st in Rays’ history. Alfredo Aceves […]

     
  • Of Course Wil Myers’ Last Minor League At Bat Came While Wearing A 1988 ‘Bull Durham’ Throwback Uniform [VIDEO]

    Of Course Wil Myers’ Last Minor League At Bat Came While Wearing A 1988 ‘Bull Durham’ Throwback Uniform [VIDEO]

    June 17, 2013 at 9:00 am 3 comments

    Wil Myers had one at bat before being pulled on Sunday and learning of his promotion to the Rays. During that at bat he doubled down the left field line. Myers was also wearing a 1988 throwback uniform as the Durham Bulls were honoring the 25th anniversary of the movie […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Wil Myers Promotion, And More On Wil Myers

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss Wil Myers Promotion, And More On Wil Myers

    June 17, 2013 at 8:30 am 6 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Royals 5, RAYS 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Willlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll Myers. Remember when some kept saying “the Rays won’t call Myers up because there is nowhere for him […]

     
  • Wil Myers Promoted By Tampa Bay Rays

    Wil Myers Promoted By Tampa Bay Rays

    June 16, 2013 at 4:57 pm 18 comments

    Well, it’s official, Rays’ top prospect Wil Myers has been promoted and will join the Rays when they travel to Boston. To make room on the roster, Ryan Roberts has been optioned to triple-A. Myers will wear no. 9. The Rays have an open spot on the 40-man roster, so […]

     
  • Jim Bowden Thinks Will Myers May Be Called Up Soon And There Are Reasons To Think He Is Right

    Jim Bowden Thinks Will Myers May Be Called Up Soon And There Are Reasons To Think He Is Right

    June 10, 2013 at 10:00 am 8 comments

    Former Reds general manager and current ESPN analyst Jim Bowden got Rays fans excited this weekend when he sent out a message on Twitter suggesting Wil Myers will be called up soon… “Rays getting closer to recalling Will Myers should happen within next 10 days” There are a few reasons […]

     
  • Wil Myers Is Officially On Fire, Hit Two More Long Home Runs

    Wil Myers Is Officially On Fire, Hit Two More Long Home Runs

    June 8, 2013 at 9:41 pm 2 comments

    Wil Myers hit two more home runs today, giving him 12 on the season and seven in his last 14 games. Dude is on fire. Unfortunately, the Rays can afford to be patient considering how well the offense is doing these days. Here are both home runs. The first one […]

     
  • Shelley Duncan Hit The Bull, Won A Steak, And Wil Myers Just Missed

    Shelley Duncan Hit The Bull, Won A Steak, And Wil Myers Just Missed

    June 3, 2013 at 9:00 am 2 comments

    On Sunday, Shelley Duncan became the first Durham Bull to hit their famed mechanical bull, winning himself and a fan a steak at a local restaurant. Here is the home run… However, earlier in the game, Wil Myers remained red hot when he hit a line drove home run that […]

     
  • ESPN Expert Rips Rays’ Top Prospect Wil Myers

    ESPN Expert Rips Rays’ Top Prospect Wil Myers

    May 31, 2013 at 11:27 am 8 comments

    Prior to the season, Wil Myers ranked fourth on ESPN.com’s list of the top 100 prospects in baseball. Now, Keith Law has updated the list and Myers has fallen to no. 7 overall. And Law didn’t have anything nice to say about the hard-hitting outfielder… “Myers has had one of […]