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Wil Myers

24-Year-Old Outfielder – San Diego Padres

2015 Stats

AVG

.277

HR

5

RBI

19

R

30

SB

3

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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 Jenning...

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STATUS:  60-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Wrist     EST. RETURN:  9/15/2015
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 205   DOB: 12/10/1990
BORN: Thomasville, NC   COLLEGE: None  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   

August 23, 2015  –  Wil Myers News

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Myers (wrist) remains without a timetable to begin participating in minor league rehab games, Jeff Sanders of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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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 IDA 18 79 68 18 29 12 7 1 4 14 2 0 9 15 0 2 0 .426 .488 .735 1.223
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
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
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
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 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 35 159 148 30 41 16 10 1 5 19 3 2 10 31 0 0 1 .277 .327 .459 .786
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3-Year Averages     87 366 330 43 85 27 18 0 9 44 5 1 33 90 0 3 0 .258 .322 .394 .716

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Wil Myers Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 27 @Was Did not play.
Aug. 26 @Was Did not play.
Aug. 25 @Was Did not play.
Aug. 23 StL Did not play.
Aug. 22 StL Did not play.
Aug. 21 StL Did not play.
Aug. 19 Atl Did not play.
Aug. 18 Atl Did not play.
Aug. 17 Atl Did not play.
Aug. 16 @Col Did not play.
Aug. 15 @Col Did not play.
Aug. 14 @Col Did not play.
Aug. 12 Cin Did not play.
Aug. 11 Cin Did not play.
Aug. 10 Cin Did not play.
Aug. 9 Phi Did not play.
Aug. 8 Phi Did not play.
Aug. 7 Phi Did not play.
Aug. 6 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 5 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 4 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 3 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 2 @Mia Did not play.
Aug. 1 @Mia Did not play.
Jul. 31 @Mia Did not play.
Jul. 30 @NYM Did not play.
Jul. 29 @NYM Did not play.
Jul. 28 @NYM Did not play.
Jul. 26 Mia Did not play.
Jul. 25 Mia Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

Wil Myers: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 5 30 30 1
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
2015268041.269.385.791
201499131122.192.273.532
201399163202.293.434.821

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015122225152.279.475.782
2014226245234.235.341.649
20132363410333.292.496.834

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20157317291.274.438.750
2014149162181.221.302.597
2013153185233.268.418.769

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201575133102.280.480.821
2014176214175.222.335.628
2013182328302.313.527.884
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 IDA 79 68 11.4% 19% 0.60 78% .510 .309
2009 18 R BUR 16 16 0% 18.8% 0.00 81% .083 .313
2010 19 A WIL 247 205 15% 15.8% 0.95 81% .414 .166
2010 19 A BUR 294 242 16.3% 18.7% 0.87 77% .339 .211
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 AAA EL 15 15 0% 13.3% 0.00 87% .333 .200
2015 24 MAJ SD 159 148 6.3% 19.5% 0.32 79% .321 .182
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3-Year Averages     366 330 9% 24.6% 0.37 73% .329 .136

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2015 Stat Review for Wil Myers    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.277 AVG
GOOD
79% Contact Rate
WEAK
.321 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.459 SLG
GREAT
.182 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.32 BB/K
WEAK
6.3% BB Rate
WEAK
19.5% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.786 OPS
GOOD
.327 OBP
AVERAGE

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

Myers (wrist) took 40 swings with a light bat and 20 swings with his regular bat Friday, Dennis Lin of the Union-Tribune reports.

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Myers (wrist) will swing a light bat Sunday, Jeff Saunders of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Myers (wrist) was transferred to the 60-day DL on Saturday.

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Myers (wrist) could resume swinging a bat this weekend, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Myers' most recent setback has been diagnosed as wrist irritation and is not considered serious, but the outfielder has not yet resumed baseball activities, Corey Brock of MLB.com reports.

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Myers (wrist) will be re-evaluated in five to six days, Corey Brock of MLB.com reports.

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Myers will be shut down for the next 2-to-3 days while a doctor examines his left wrist in Arizona on Monday, MLB.com's Corey Brock reports.

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Myers will have his left wrist examined Friday, Corey Brock of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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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.