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4 Wil Myers CF
Height/Weight: 6-3/205 | Birthdate: 12/10/1990 | Birthplace: Thomasville, NC | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: San Diego | College: None | MLB Experience: 3 | Owned/Started%: 68/3 | Average Draft Position: 194.47
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Padres CF Wil Myers off to promising start in rehab


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2015) It's so far, so good in regard to the rehab of Padres outfielder Wil Myers, who underwent left wrist surgery on June 18.

Myers is hoping he can resume baseball activities in as quickly as 4-6 weeks after having his stitches and soft cast removed.

"[The doctor] said it looked good, there is no bruising or discoloration," Myers told MLB.com. "So that is a good sign. He was very optimistic."


Padres CF Wil Myers undergoes wrist surgery Thursday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/18/2015) Padres outfielder Wil Myers underwent surgery on his left wrist Thursday, the team announced.

The surgery was intended to remove a bone spur in his wrist. He is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks.


Padres OF Wil Myers to have wrist surgery on Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/17/2015) The Padres have announced that Wil Myers will undergo surgery on his left wrist on Thursday. He is likely to miss at least eight weeks, according to FoxSports.com.

Myers has been sidelined for much of the season with the wrist injury, and will now be for the majority of the summer. Will Venable and Melvin Upton are likely to get the majority of the playing time in center field with Myers out for the foreseeable future.

"It's a big blow, and that's obvious," new manager Pat Murphy said, per the San Diego Union-Tribune. "It's been a big blow. That caliber of player leaves the puzzle without a piece, and everybody's got to step up a little bit."


Padres' Wil Myers heads to DL with lingering wrist injury


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/15/2015) The Padres announced on Monday that Wil Myers has been moved to the 15-day disabled list due to his lingering wrist injury. 

Myers has been dealing with left wrist tendinitis that has been bothersome since his recent return. Myers first went on the disabled list with this injury on May 10. He was able to play in three consecutive games from Thursday through Saturday before getting Sunday off. 

According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, Myers could receive a second opinion on his wrist. Myers felt more pain when taking swings on Sunday. 

The move will be retroactive to June 14. 

Myers has a slash line of .277/.327/.459 this season. 

With Myers going to the disabled list, the Padres have recalled right-handed pitcher Cory Mazzoni from Triple-A El Paso. This will be Mazzoni's third major-league stint this year. 


Padres' Wil Myers gets day off, Yangervis Solarte in lineup


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/14/2015) The Padres have given Wil Myers the day off for Sunday's series-finale against the Dodgers. 

Myers came off of the disabled list on Thursday after recovering from a wrist injury and played the past three games. 

Yangervis Solarte will play Sunday and he's slated to hit second. Solarte will man third base in the infield. 


Padres' Wil Myers starts at first, Yonder Alonso gets rest Friday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(6/12/2015) In his second game since returning from the disabled, list Wil Myers will be handling first base duties for the Padres on Friday against the Dodgers. Myers, who will once again bat lead-off, was 1 for 5 with a walk on Thursday after missing about a month with a wrist injury.

Myers starting at first base on Friday allows manager Bud Black to rest Yonder Alonso, who had started each of the previous nine games. 


Padres OF Wil Myers bats leadoff in return from DL


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/11/2015) Padres outfielder Wil Myers made his return to the starting lineup Thursday against the Braves following his activation from the 15-day disabled list. Myers, who last played May 10 due to a wrist injury, started in center field and hit leadoff Thursday.

Prior to going on he disabled list, Myers was batting .291 with a .493 slugging percentage, .833 OPS, five home runs, 10 doubles and 19 RBI in 32 games.

Myers spent three games on a rehab assignment with Triple-A El Paso. He hit .333 (5 for 15) with a solo home run, four runs, two strikeouts and two stolen bases.


Padres OF Wil Myers likely to be activated Thursday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/10/2015) Padres manager Bud Black said there is a high probability of outfielder Wil Myers being activated off the disabled list for Thursday's game, reports The Mighty 1090 Sports Radio. Myers has been on the disabled list since May 10 with a wrist injury.

Padres' Wil Myers collects two hits in Triple-A rehab debut


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/7/2015) Padres center fielder Wil Myers began a rehab assignment with Triple-A El Paso on Sunday, going 2 for 5 with one run scored in a game in Las Vegas.

Myers played seven innings in center field before being removed from Sunday's rehab game. He's scheduled to play Monday and Tuesday before being re-evaluated on Wednesday. Myers has been sidelined since May 10 while recovering from a wrist injury.


Padres' Wil Myers (wrist) to play three straight days at Triple-A


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/7/2015) Padres center fielder Wil Myers will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A El Paso on Sunday and will also play Monday and Tuesday before being re-evaluated, U-T San Diego reports.

Myers has been sidelined since May 10 with a wrist injury. If he doesn't suffer any setbacks within the next few days, it's possible he'll be ready to return to major-league action later this week. Myers has hit .291/.340/.493 with five home runs, 19 RBI and three stolen bases in 134 at-bats.


Padres' Wil Myers will work at CF and 1B in rehab games


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/6/2015) Padres manager Bud Black said that Wil Myers would work at two positions while playing minor league rehab games. 

Myers, on the disabled list with a wrist injury since May 10, will start his injury rehab assignment at Triple-A El Paso on Sunday. 

Black said Myers would play both center field and first base at El Paso, and he would play the entire game, per MLB.com.


Padres OF Wil Myers (wrist) to begin rehab stint Sunday


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(6/5/2015) Padres outfielder Wil Myers, who has been sidelined since May 10 with a wrist injury, will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A El Paso on Sunday, per MLB.com. 

Myers hit on field Friday with two hitting groups, taking approximately 75 swings and feeling no pain in the wrist. Manager Bud Black said Myers will begin his assignment but did not give a timetable of how long it would last. 

"There's not a set number [of at-bats] we want to give him. We're going to see the quality of at-bats. Every player is different in regard to the number of at-bats they need," Black said. "But my thoughts on Wil is he might not need as many at-bats."

Myers was holding a .291 batting average with 19 RBI when he went on the disabled list. 


Padres OF Wil Myers (wrist) goes through batting practice


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/3/2015) Padres outfielder Wil Myers took batting practice for the first time in over three weeks on Wednesday, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune

The session lasted less than 10 minutes for Myers, who is recovering from a wrist injury. Everything appeared to check out after he was finished. 

"That’s a really good sign," Padres manager Bud Black said. "The last three or four days, he’s been anxious to get on the field and hit against a live arm and really swing the bat. What we saw today is really, really encouraging."


Padres OF Wil Myers could get batting practice Wednesday


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2015) Padres manager Bud Black said outfielder Wil Myers could get some hitting on the baseball field this Wednesday, according to San Diego radio station Mighty 1090 AM. 

Myers was able to hit off of a tee once again on Monday. He did the same this past Saturday.

Myers has been sidelined since May 10. He holds a .291 batting average with 19 RBI this season before being placed on the disabled list. 


Padres OF Wil Myers (wrist) hits off tee


by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer
(5/30/2015) Padres outfielder Wil Myers hit some balls off the tee Saturday and did not have any pain in his left wrist, per MLB.com. 

Myers did not make the swings with "full intensity," but it does remain a positive step for the outfielder, who has been out of action since May 10. The Padres said there remains no timetable for Myers' return. 

He was hitting .291 with 19 RBI in 134 at-bats this season before landing on the disabled list. 


Padres' Bud Black: Wil Myers still 7-10 days from rejoining team


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/26/2015) Padres manager Bud Black said Tuesday that Wil Myers is still 7-to-10 days from joining the team, according to MLB Network Radio.

Myers, who is currently on the 15-day DL with a wrist injury, had his wrist examined Tuesday, which showed significant improvement, but he remains without a timetable to return, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Myers has been out since May 10 with the injury and is hitting .291 with 19 RBI in 134 at-bats this season.


Padres OF WIl Myers to undergo tests on left wrist Tuesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(5/25/2015) Padres outfielder Wil Myers will undergo more tests Tuesday to gauge how his injured wrist is progressing, reports MLB.com.

"He's encouraged by how he feels, but right now there’s no timetable," manager Bud Black said, per the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Myers has not played since May 10 because of a wrist injury and he is currently on the 15-day disabled list.


Padres' Wil Myers (wrist) won't come off DL when eligible


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/23/2015) Padres first baseman/outfielder Wil Myers is still yet to swing a bat since going on the DL with a wrist injury and will not be activated when eligible on May 26, according to MLB.com.

Myers, who went on the DL May 11, is hitting .291 with 19 RBI in 134 at-bats this season. He hasn't played since May 10 because of the injury and manager Bud Black indicated last week he needs to rest his arm before he can begin rehab.


Padres place Wil Myers on 15-day DL with left wrist injury


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/19/2015) The Padres placed outfielder/first baseman Wil Myers on the 15-day disabled list -- retroactive to May 11 -- with left wrist tendinitis, per the team's official website. Myers has been sidelined since May 10 with the injury. He hit .291/.340/.493 with five home runs, 19 RBI and three stolen bases in 134 at-bats at the time of the injury.

"He needs rest. The tendon needs rest," manager Bud Black said of Myers, per The Mighty 1090 AM radio in San Diego. "There's no timetable for his return."

Black also revealed that Myers suffered the same type of injury last year while with the Rays. The 24-year-old missed 70 games with a similar issue.

In a corresponding move, San Diego recalled right-hander Cory Mazzoni from Triple-A El Paso. Mazzoni will be making his second big-league stint with the Padres this season. He allowed six earned runs in two inning of relief earlier this season.


Padres keep Wil Myers out of the lineup again on Tuesday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/19/2015) Padres outfielder/first baseman Wil Myers remained out of the starting lineup Tuesday night against the Cubs, per the team's official website.

Myers, who is dealing with tendinitis in his wrist, has not been in the starting lineup since May 10 and could in danger of landing on the disabled list. He is hitting .291/.340/.493 with five home runs, 19 RBI and three stolen bases in 134 at-bats before the injury.


Padres' Wil Myers (wrist) hits in batting cage Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2015) Padres outfielder/first baseman Wil Myers took some swings in the batting cage Sunday, though he wasn't able to swing at 100 percent, U-T San Diego reports.

The hope is that Myers, who is dealing with tendinitis in his wrist, will be able to return to action Tuesday. Out since May 10, the center fielder had been filling in at first base with Yonder Alonso sidelined. Myers has hit .291/.340/.493 with five home runs, 19 RBI and three stolen bases in 134 at-bats.


Padres' Wil Myers takes grounders on Saturday


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/16/2015) Padres center fielder/first baseman Wil Myers was able to take ground balls and catch throws at first base on Saturday, according to U-T San Diego.

Myers, who is dealing with tendinitis in his wrist, is yet to take batting practice, which manager Bud Black believes is the true test.

"The true test is taking swings, and moreso on the follow through than anything," Black said.

He is cautiously optimistic Myers will return on Tuesday against the Cubs. Myers is hitting .291 with five home runs and 19 RBI in 134 at-bats this season.


Padres OF Wil Myers could return to lineup Tuesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(5/15/2015) Padres manager Bud Black said Friday the team is hoping to have center fielder Wil Myers back in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Cubs, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Myers is missing his fourth-straight game Friday because of tendinitis in his left wrist. 


Wil Myers misses fourth straight start for Padres


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/15/2015) Padres center fielder Wil Myers was held out of the starting lineup for the fourth straight game on Friday. 

Myers has been battling tendinitis in his left wrist. He's replaced in the lineup by Abraham Almonte, who starts his second gmae of the season in center. Almonte will bat second. 

Myers is replaced in the leadoff spot by second baseman Cory Spangenberg, who is at the top of the order for the fourth time this season.

Spangenberg gives second baseman Jedd Gyorko a rest.  


Padres' Wil Myers (wrist) not ready to return to lineup Thursday


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(5/14/2015) Wil Myers remains out of the starting lineup for the Padres on Thursday. Myers has now missed three consecutive starts due to discomfort in his left wrist. Manager Bud Black said Myers has tendinitis in his wrist, and should avoid the disabled list, though he will be sidelined for 3-4 days, according to MLB.com.

"He went through a number of tests, and the reports were pretty positive," Black said. "There is quite a bit of fluid surrounding that tendon, which is causing a lot of discomfort. He's going to be down for a couple of days. We're hoping that in two, three, four days that this will resolve itself pretty quickly."

With Myers out, Will Middlebrooks is drawing the start at first base for the first time this season. Middlebrooks, typically a third baseman, appeared at first earlier this month but hasn't started at first base since 2013 with the Red Sox.