|Nov. 11 3:36 PM PT4:36 PM MT5:36 PM CT6:36 PM ET18:36 ET23:36 GMT7:36 CST4:36 PM MST6:36 PM EST7:06 PM VEN3:36 UAE (+1)5:36 PM CT-Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays has won the AL Rookie of the Year award after putting up impressive offensive numbers in barely half a season.
Analysis: The right fielder received 23 of 30 first-place votes from the Baseball Writers' Association of America in results announced Monday, beating out Detroit shortstop Jose Iglesias and Rays teammate Chris Archer. Myers becomes the third Tampa Bay player in six years to be selected Rookie of the Year, joining pitcher Jeremy Hellickson (2011) and third baseman Evan Longoria (2008). The 22-year-old Myers batted .293 with 13 home runs and 53 RBIs in only 88 games.
|Oct. 7 7:12 PM PT8:12 PM MT9:12 PM CT10:12 PM ET22:12 ET2:12 GMT10:12 CST7:12 PM MST9:12 PM EST9:42 PM VEN6:12 UAE (+1)9:12 PM CT-Myers has left Game 3 of the AL division series against Boston because of cramping in both legs.
Analysis: Myers took an awkward swing on a foul ball in the seventh inning and grabbed the area around the left calf Monday night. Myers limped back to the dugout after striking out for the third out. He went to right field after the inning, then headed back to the infield and was met by a team trainer. The team said Myers received IV fluids.
|Sep. 29 8:41 PM PT9:41 PM MT10:41 PM CT11:41 PM ET23:41 ET3:41 GMT11:41 CST8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST11:11 PM VEN7:41 UAE (+1)10:41 PM CT-Myers went 2 for 4 with two doubles, an RBI and a run in Sunday's 7-6 win over Toronto.
Analysis: Myers impressed in his rookie season, posting a .295 average, 13 homers and 53 RBIs in 87 games. He remains one of the best young players in the game.
|Sep. 29 8:50 AM PT9:50 AM MT10:50 AM CT11:50 AM ET11:50 ET15:50 GMT23:50 CST8:50 AM MST10:50 AM EST11:20 AM VEN19:50 UAE10:50 AM CT-Myers is playing well at the end of a breakout rookie season. He went 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI in a 7-2 loss at Toronto on Saturday.
Analysis: Myers is hitting .326 with four homers, 10 doubles and 13 RBIs since Sept. 3.
|Sep. 17 11:01 AM PT12:01 PM MT1:01 PM CT2:01 PM ET14:01 ET18:01 GMT2:01 CST11:01 AM MST1:01 PM EST1:31 PM VEN22:01 UAE1:01 PM CT-Myers homered and had three RBIs in Monday's win over the reeling Rangers.
Analysis: Myers is batting .391 with two homers and seven RBIs in his last six games.
|Sep. 13 8:58 AM PT9:58 AM MT10:58 AM CT11:58 AM ET11:58 ET15:58 GMT23:58 CST8:58 AM MST10:58 AM EST11:28 AM VEN19:58 UAE10:58 AM CT-Myers hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Thursday night to avoid a three-game sweep.
Analysis: He has just seven RBIs in his last 24 games.
|Sep. 5 3:46 PM PT4:46 PM MT5:46 PM CT6:46 PM ET18:46 ET22:46 GMT6:46 CST3:46 PM MST5:46 PM EST6:16 PM VEN2:46 UAE (+1)5:46 PM CT-Myers went 3 for 4 with two home runs and three RBIs to lead Tampa Bay to a 3-1 win over the Angels on Wednesday.
Analysis: Myers had gone 2 for 31 over a nine-game stretch before going 5 for 8 in his last two contests.
|Aug. 16 12:46 PM PT1:46 PM MT2:46 PM CT3:46 PM ET15:46 ET19:46 GMT3:46 CST12:46 PM MST2:46 PM EST3:16 PM VEN23:46 UAE2:46 PM CT-Myers had three hits, including a pair of doubles, and matched a career high with four RBIs in a 7-1 win over Seattle on Thursday.
Analysis: Myers, now batting .326, was 1 for 15 in his previous four games. The highly touted rookie has three games with four RBIs and four three-hit performances this season.
|Aug. 10 1:50 PM PT2:50 PM MT3:50 PM CT4:50 PM ET16:50 ET20:50 GMT4:50 CST1:50 PM MST3:50 PM EST4:20 PM VEN0:50 UAE (+1)3:50 PM CT-Myers had two hits and scored twice in a 7-6 loss to the Dodgers on Friday.
Analysis: Myers is one of baseball's most exciting players with a .923 OPS.
|Aug. 4 10:28 AM PT11:28 AM MT12:28 PM CT1:28 PM ET13:28 ET17:28 GMT1:28 CST10:28 AM MST12:28 PM EST12:58 PM VEN21:28 UAE12:28 PM CT-Myers hit an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.
Analysis: Myers went 2 for 5 and has a sizzling .883 OPS as a rookie.
|July 29 2:41 PM PT3:41 PM MT4:41 PM CT5:41 PM ET17:41 ET21:41 GMT5:41 CST2:41 PM MST4:41 PM EST5:11 PM VEN1:41 UAE (+1)4:41 PM CT-Myers showed once again why he is one of baseball's rising stars in a 6-5 loss to the Yanks on Sunday.
Analysis: Myers homered twice and drove in four runs. Myers is 18 for 38 with four home runs and 11 RBIs during a nine-game hit streak. He should be a stud for years to come.
|July 25 4:32 PM PT5:32 PM MT6:32 PM CT7:32 PM ET19:32 ET23:32 GMT7:32 CST4:32 PM MST6:32 PM EST7:02 PM VEN3:32 UAE (+1)6:32 PM CT-Myers had another two hit game and drove in two runs in Tampa Bay's 5-1 win over Boston on Wednesday.
Analysis: Myers is 13 for 25 while slugging .880 during a six-game hitting streak.
|July 24 3:08 PM PT4:08 PM MT5:08 PM CT6:08 PM ET18:08 ET22:08 GMT6:08 CST3:08 PM MST5:08 PM EST5:38 PM VEN2:08 UAE (+1)5:08 PM CT-Myers went 2 for 4 with his fifth homer of the season in Tampa Bay's 6-2 loss at Boston on Tuesday.
Analysis: Myers is 16 for 32 over his last eight games while slugging .781.
|July 21 10:01 AM PT11:01 AM MT12:01 PM CT1:01 PM ET13:01 ET17:01 GMT1:01 CST10:01 AM MST12:01 PM EST12:31 PM VEN21:01 UAE12:01 PM CT-Myers was held out of Tampa Bay's starting lineup Sunday with a sore left wrist.
Analysis: Myers, who is batting .310 with four homers and 18 RBIs, aggravated the wrist on a slide Saturday.
|July 14 8:10 AM PT9:10 AM MT10:10 AM CT11:10 AM ET11:10 ET15:10 GMT23:10 CST8:10 AM MST10:10 AM EST10:40 AM VEN19:10 UAE10:10 AM CT-Myers had two hits and scored twice for the Rays in Saturday's 5-3 win over Houston.
Analysis: Myers is 7 for 15 in the last four games.
|July 12 2:01 PM PT3:01 PM MT4:01 PM CT5:01 PM ET17:01 ET21:01 GMT5:01 CST2:01 PM MST4:01 PM EST4:31 PM VEN1:01 UAE (+1)4:01 PM CT-Myers had three hits and two RBIs for Tampa Bay in Thursday's 4-3 win over Minnesota.
Analysis: Myers is 5 for 9 since getting a day off.
|July 10 9:24 AM PT10:24 AM MT11:24 AM CT12:24 PM ET12:24 ET16:24 GMT0:24 CST9:24 AM MST11:24 AM EST11:54 AM VEN20:24 UAE11:24 AM CT-Myers, in a 5-for-31 slump, was out of the lineup Tuesday for the first time since making his big league debut on June 18.
Analysis: With the Rays and Twins finishing up this series night game Wednesday followed by a Thursday matinee, manager Joe Maddon said it was a logical day to give the young slugger a day off.
|June 29 2:10 PM PT3:10 PM MT4:10 PM CT5:10 PM ET17:10 ET21:10 GMT5:10 CST2:10 PM MST4:10 PM EST4:40 PM VEN1:10 UAE (+1)4:10 PM CT-Myers went 2 for 4 with a homer Friday in a 6-3 loss to Detroit.
Analysis: Myers is batting .289 with three homers and nine RBIs in 11 games.
|June 23 8:13 AM PT9:13 AM MT10:13 AM CT11:13 AM ET11:13 ET15:13 GMT23:13 CST8:13 AM MST10:13 AM EST10:43 AM VEN19:13 UAE10:13 AM CT-Myers hit his first homer - a grand slam in the sixth inning - in a 7-5 loss to the Yankees on Saturday.
Analysis: He's the first player to have his first big league homer be a grand slam at Yankee Stadium since 1980.
|Feb. 4 3:27 PM PT4:27 PM MT5:27 PM CT6:27 PM ET18:27 ET23:27 GMT7:27 CST4:27 PM MST6:27 PM EST6:57 PM VEN3:27 UAE (+1)5:27 PM CT-Heralded prospect Wil Myers is among seven minor leaguers the Tampa Bay Rays have invited to major league spring training this month.
Analysis: The 22-year-old was one of the key acquisitions in an offseason trade that sent pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis to the Kansas City Royals. Myers hit a combined .314 with 37 homers and 109 RBI in 134 games with Double-A Northwest Arkansas and Triple-A Omaha last season.