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Wil Myers

25-Year-Old First Baseman – San Diego Padres

2016 Stats

AVG

.272

HR

20

RBI

63

R

65

SB

17

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Myers dealt with a wrist injury for most of the 2015 season and it ended up limiting him to just 60 games, leaving his three-year career high in games played at 88. Myers was an above-average hitter w...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 205   DOB: 12/10/1990   BORN: Thomasville, NC   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   

July 22, 2016  –  Wil Myers News

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Wil Myers Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2009 18 R BUR 4 16 16 1 2 2 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .125 .125 .438 .563
2009 18 R IDA 18 79 68 18 29 12 7 1 4 14 2 0 9 15 0 2 0 .426 .488 .735 1.223
2010 19 A BUR 68 294 242 42 70 30 19 1 10 45 10 3 48 55 0 2 2 .289 .408 .500 .908
2010 19 A WIL 58 247 205 28 71 24 18 2 4 39 2 3 37 39 0 1 4 .346 .453 .512 .965
2011 20 AA NOR 99 416 354 50 90 32 23 1 8 49 9 2 52 87 2 4 4 .254 .353 .393 .746
2012 21 AA NOR 35 152 134 32 46 25 11 1 13 30 4 1 16 42 0 1 1 .343 .414 .731 1.145
2012 21 AAA OMA 99 439 388 66 118 44 15 5 24 79 2 2 45 98 0 3 3 .304 .378 .554 .932
2013 22 AAA DUR 64 289 252 44 72 29 13 2 14 57 7 1 29 71 0 6 2 .286 .356 .520 .876
2013 22 MAJ TB 88 373 335 50 98 36 23 0 13 53 5 2 33 91 0 4 1 .293 .354 .478 .832
2014 23 AAA DUR 7 31 24 3 6 3 1 0 2 6 3 0 7 7 0 0 0 .250 .419 .542 .961
2014 23 MAJ TB 87 361 325 37 72 20 14 0 6 35 6 1 34 90 0 2 0 .222 .294 .320 .614
2015 24 A+ LAK 3 12 9 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 .222 .417 .333 .750
2015 24 AAA EL 3 15 15 4 5 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 .333 .333 .533 .866
2015 24 MAJ SD 60 253 225 40 57 22 13 1 8 29 5 2 27 55 0 0 1 .253 .336 .427 .763
2016 25 MAJ SD 97 422 375 65 102 41 19 2 20 63 17 3 42 91 0 4 1 .272 .344 .493 .837
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3-Year Averages     78 328 295 42 75 25 16 0 9 39 5 1 31 78 0 2 0 .254 .323 .400 .723
Career  (View All)     332 1,409 1,260 192 329 119 69 3 47 180 33 8 136 327 0 10 3 .261 .332 .433 .765

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Wil Myers Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 25 @Tor 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .344 .493 .837
Jul. 24 @Was 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .347 .499 .846
Jul. 23 @Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .344 .500 .844
Jul. 22 @Was Did not play.
Jul. 21 @StL 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .347 .505 .852
Jul. 20 @StL 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .281 .351 .513 .864
Jul. 20 @StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .279 .350 .513 .863
Jul. 19 @StL Did not play.
Jul. 18 @StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .351 .517 .868
Jul. 17 SF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .355 .523 .878
Jul. 16 SF 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .287 .356 .528 .884
Jul. 15 SF 3 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .355 .532 .887
Jul. 10 @LAD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .351 .522 .873
Jul. 9 @LAD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .355 .528 .883
Jul. 8 @LAD 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .293 .358 .535 .893
Jul. 7 @LAD 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .355 .535 .890
Jul. 6 @Ari 5 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .295 .360 .543 .903
Jul. 5 @Ari 5 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .357 .539 .896
Jul. 4 @Ari 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .350 .529 .879
Jul. 3 NYY 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .353 .536 .889
Jul. 2 NYY 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .285 .351 .538 .889
Jul. 1 NYY 3 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .288 .352 .543 .895
Jun. 29 Bal 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .347 .532 .879
Jun. 28 Bal 2 2 1 0 0 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .284 .343 .530 .873
Jun. 26 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .336 .520 .856
Jun. 25 @Cin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .341 .528 .869
Jun. 24 @Cin 5 2 3 1 0 1 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .340 .533 .873
Jun. 23 @Cin 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .284 .335 .518 .853
Jun. 22 @Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .331 .521 .852
Jun. 21 @Bal 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .290 .336 .529 .865
Last 7 Days 23 1 3 0 0 0 2 2 7 1 0 1 0 0 .130 .231 .130 .361
Last 14 Days 44 4 5 0 0 1 3 6 19 2 0 1 0 0 .114 .235 .182 .417
Last 30 Days 104 19 23 3 1 4 19 22 30 8 2 1 0 0 .221 .362 .385 .747

Wil Myers: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 95 1 3 3
2015 22 42 4 38 2
2014 2 78 1 78 9
2013 77 8 72 11

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Wil Myers: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 2 1

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Wil Myers Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201696167204.333.583.991
20154612082.261.370.793
201499131122.192.273.532

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201627549134313.255.469.795
2015179288213.251.441.751
2014226245234.235.341.649

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20161893814389.333.6401.036
2015122213143.238.369.685
2014149162181.221.302.597

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016182276258.214.352.648
2015103195152.272.495.854
2014176214175.222.335.628
Wil Myers Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2009 18 R BUR 16 16 0% 18.8% 0.00 81% .083 .313
2009 18 R IDA 79 68 11.4% 19% 0.60 78% .510 .309
2010 19 A BUR 294 242 16.3% 18.7% 0.87 77% .339 .211
2010 19 A WIL 247 205 15% 15.8% 0.95 81% .414 .166
2011 20 AA NOR 416 354 12.5% 20.9% 0.60 75% .317 .139
2012 21 AA NOR 152 134 10.5% 27.6% 0.38 69% .418 .388
2012 21 AAA OMA 439 388 10.3% 22.3% 0.46 75% .353 .250
2013 22 AAA DUR 289 252 10% 24.6% 0.41 72% .347 .234
2013 22 MAJ TB 373 335 8.8% 24.4% 0.36 73% .368 .185
2014 23 AAA DUR 31 24 22.6% 22.6% 1.00 71% .267 .292
2014 23 MAJ TB 361 325 9.4% 24.9% 0.38 72% .288 .098
2015 24 A+ LAK 12 9 16.7% 16.7% 1.00 78% .286 .111
2015 24 AAA EL 15 15 0% 13.3% 0.00 87% .333 .200
2015 24 MAJ SD 253 225 10.7% 21.7% 0.49 76% .302 .174
2016 25 MAJ SD 422 375 10% 21.6% 0.46 76% .311 .221
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3-Year Averages     328 295 9.5% 23.8% 0.40 74% .317 .146
Career     1,409 1,260 9.7% 23.2% 0.42 74% .318 .172

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2016 Stat Review for Wil Myers    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.272 AVG
GOOD
76% Contact Rate
POOR
.311 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.493 SLG
GREAT
.221 ISO
GREAT
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.46 BB/K
GOOD
10.0% BB Rate
GOOD
21.6% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.837 OPS
GREAT
.344 OBP
GOOD

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Wil Myers: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Myers went 2-for-3 with a solo home run, a walk and an additional run scored in Friday's win over the Giants.

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Myers went 4-for-5 with a triple, two runs, and one RBI in a loss to Arizona on Tuesday.

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Myers homered, stole a base, scored twice and knocked in three runs in a 1-for-2 game Tuesday against the Orioles.

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Myers went 3-for-5 with a double, home run, two runs, and five RBI in Friday's 13-4 victory over the Reds.

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Myers went 3-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and two runs in Saturday’s win against the Nationals.

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Myers went 2-for-3 with a solo homer, two runs and two walks Thursday against the Nationals.

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Myers generated all the Padres' offense Wednesday against Atlanta, going 2-for-4 with a pair of solo homers in a 4-2 loss.

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Myers went 3-for-4 with a double, a homer, three RBI and two runs against the Mariners on Wednesday night.

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Myers went 1-for-3 with an RBI, a run, two walks and a strikeout Friday against the Diamondbacks.

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Myers (forearm) is back in the lineup for Friday's game against the Diamondbacks.

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Myers is not in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against the Giants.

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Myers (forearm) is not expected to be in the starting lineup Wednesday, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.

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Myers said his absence from Tuesday's lineup was not injury-related, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

The theory of the sophomore slump has mostly been disproven, but Myers tried his best to undo all of that research in 2014. His season was cut short by an injury after he collided with Desmond Jennings in the outfield, but he was not exactly setting the world on fire before the injury. He spent most of the season chasing pitches up and chasing ones away while trying to hit everything 500 feet. Most of his plate appearances resembled those of someone who had done little homework and was just relying on natural talent. He admitted later in the season that perhaps he took too much for granted after his successful minor league career and AL Rookie of the Year campaign in 2013. Hopefully a re-dedication to his career will get him back to the guy we saw in 2013 because those skills are all there. He will look to get back on track in Year 3 with San Diego, after the Rays traded him to the Padres as part of a blockbuster deal in December.

2014

After starting the year with Triple-A Durham, Myers made his much-anticipated debut in the middle of June and the slugging began. An elite prospect acquired in the offseason trade of James Shields to the Royals, he helped lead the Tampa Bay offense to the postseason en route to the AL Rookie of the Year Award. After his call to the majors, the Rays put together a 52-36 record in games in which he appeared. In those 88 games, he hit .293/.354/.478 with 13 homers, 23 doubles and 53 RBI. He hit all over the batting order from second through sixth with the Rays shuffling lineups and matchups. He still has a slight tendency to strike out, with 93 on the year with the Rays, but his aggressiveness swinging at the first pitch shows as a useful tool, as eight of his 13 long balls came on first-pitch swings. Myers and teammate Evan Longoria will be fixtures in the middle of the order in Tampa Bay for a long time and he will quickly be establishing his spot as one of the better power-hitting corner outfielders in all of baseball.

2013

With a number of 2012 Minor League Player of the Year trophies on his mantle, Myers enters this season with enormous expectations. The 22-year-old left-handed slugger opened the year at Double-A Northwest Arkansas, but found himself quickly promoted after opening the year with a .351/.421/.739 line, 11 doubles, 13 home runs and an eye-popping .388 ISO over 135 at-bats. His move to Triple-A produced similar results as he went on to hit .304 with another 24 home runs all while maintaining a walk rate above 10 percent. His aggressiveness at the plate still causes him to strikeout a little too often (140 times in 134 games), but it is also that type of drive that allows him to hit with such power. Traded to Tampa Bay in a blockbuster deal in December, it's only a matter of time before he's given a chance to lock down a place in the heart of the Rays' batting order as the team's everyday right fielder.

2012

At 21, Myers is among the top prospects in not only the Royals system, but in the entire American League. At Double-A Northwest Arkansas he hit .254/.353/.393 with eight home runs and nine stolen bases. While that might not sound like much, it should be noted that Myers was making a defensive switch from catcher to outfielder and dealing with an infection in his knee early in the season. His lack of power is a bit of a concern, but he's still young with time to grow into his body. Owners would be wise to track his progress in the minors as a promotion may come as soon as late 2012.

2011

Myers has had no problem adjusting to minor league pitching out of high school and looks to be an excellent hitting prospect. He just needs to progress in his defensive game behind the plate. If he's able to put that part of his game on par with his bat, he could be looking at a 2012 callup. With Myers, the bat is good enough that the Royals will move him out from behind the plate if needed. Invest now if he's still available in your keeper league.