Wil Myers

  • Rays Trade Wil Myers And Ryan Hanigan To Padres In Massive 10-Player, 3-Team Deal

    Rays Trade Wil Myers And Ryan Hanigan To Padres In Massive 10-Player, 3-Team Deal

    December 17, 2014 at 7:10 pm 28 comments

    The Rays have traded Wil Myers to the San Diego Padres in a deal that also involves the Washington Nationals and ten players in total according to several reports including Jim Bowden of ESPN. The trade is pending physicals, but has been confirmed by at least one general manager of […]

     
  • Rays Targeting Nationals Prospect And Triple-A MVP In Wil Myers Trade Talks

    Rays Targeting Nationals Prospect And Triple-A MVP In Wil Myers Trade Talks

    December 17, 2014 at 2:06 pm 3 comments

    The Rays still have not reached a deal with the Padres for Wil Myers but we are starting to get a better idea of what the trade might look like and who the third team is. If the Rays can complete the trade for Myers they would then turn around […]

     
  • Trading Wil Myers Makes Perfect Sense If You Make Two Assumptions

    Trading Wil Myers Makes Perfect Sense If You Make Two Assumptions

    December 17, 2014 at 12:56 pm 7 comments

    The Rays appear to be close to trading Wil Myers to the San Diego Padres for prospects and the deal could happen at any minute. This has left many wondering why the Rays would give up so quickly on a young player they gave up a lot to acquire and […]

     
  • Wil Myers Trade ‘Nearing The Finish Line’

    Wil Myers Trade ‘Nearing The Finish Line’

    December 17, 2014 at 11:23 am 5 comments

    It sounds like Wil Myers is about to be the latest piece from the 2013 season to leave the Rays. According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com, the trade with the Padres is “nearing the finish line.” Hearing that the Wil Myers trade is nearing the finish line. #rays #padres — […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays Fans Need To Know Today

    December 17, 2014 at 8:49 am 8 comments

    The big news is the trade being discussed between the Rays and the Padres for Wil Myers which is reportedly “very close” to happening. The one major update that came overnight was several reports that a third team could be involved. Marc Topkin heard it is a 3-team deal. Others […]

     
  • Rays ‘Very Close’ To Trading Wil Myers To Padres

    Rays ‘Very Close’ To Trading Wil Myers To Padres

    December 16, 2014 at 7:12 pm 14 comments

    [Update] A trade with the San Diego Padres is “very close” according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports. Passan adds that there is “significant optimism” that the deal will get done. Earlier we heard that catching prospect Austin Hedges could be part of the deal. Now Jon Heyman of CBS […]

     
  • Watch Wil Myers Drill An Old Dude In The Back With A Wiffle Ball

    Watch Wil Myers Drill An Old Dude In The Back With A Wiffle Ball

    November 4, 2014 at 4:12 pm 1 comment

    Wil Myers was a guest on MLB Network’s “Hot Stove” to promote his work with The Miracle League of High Point, a charity wiffle ball league. During the interview, Myers talks about Madison Bumgarner (“[in high school] he could hit, man”), Joe Maddon (“You know what man, I love Joe […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing The Purpose Of Replay And Big Wil’s Big Leap

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing The Purpose Of Replay And Big Wil’s Big Leap

    September 18, 2014 at 8:55 am 3 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Yankees 3, RAYS 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Instant Replay. How many times this season have we seen a play challenged where we had to slow the […]

     
  • Wil Myers Hit His First Wil-Bomb In A While, Forgets To Bat-Flip

    Wil Myers Hit His First Wil-Bomb In A While, Forgets To Bat-Flip

    August 12, 2014 at 10:17 am 0 comments

    In his second rehab game with the Durham Bulls, Wil Myers hit his first home run since May 28, a grand slam that went a long ways. It is great to see the home run. But Myers didn’t do his signature bat flip and a small part of me cried […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 107: Wil Myers Nearing Return

    Tailgating Game 107: Wil Myers Nearing Return

    July 29, 2014 at 4:02 pm 10 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Wil Myers (remember him?) is nearing his return to the lineup. He will learn his rehab schedule on Friday and on Saturday he is scheduled to take batting practice for the first time since breaking a bone in his wrist. But what will be very interesting […]