Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:27:04 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays have activated OF Wil Myers (wrist) from the 60-day disabled list. The team also optioned 2B Vincent Belnome to Triple-A Durham.
Fantasy Tip: Myers should play on a regular basis for the rest of the season and should be in the starting lineup in most fantasy leagues.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:12:28 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) could return any day, according to manager Joe Maddon. Maddon noted Myers will play both left and right field when he returns.
Fantasy Tip: Myers could help fantasy owners down the stretch. The Rays are playing good baseball, and Myers has significant upside. Make sure he isn't available in your league.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:33:31 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) will move around the outfield when he returns. OF Kevin Kiermaier's starting spot is set, but the two could platoon as well. Myers could return Tuesday, Aug. 19, if he feels he is ready. He could also be pushed back to Friday, Aug. 22, if he needs more at-bats.
Fantasy Tip: Myers has been a vast disappointment this year, but his power bat could emerge in the final month. Activate him when he returns for one of your final OF spots.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:48:29 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) is getting close to returning, according to manager Joe Madden. Madden noted Myers could return as soon as the team's series against the Detriot Tigers, which begins Tuesday, Aug. 19.
Fantasy Tip: Myers is a viable option in all formats when healthy. Make sure an impatient owner didn't cut ties in your leagues.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 07:24:08 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) played right field at Triple-A Durham Monday, Aug. 11.
Fantasy Tip: Myers appears to be on the mend and could be a couple weeks from returning.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 06:40:19 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) is scheduled to play in his first game with Triple-A Durham Saturday, Aug. 9. Myers is scheduled to be the designated hitter.
Fantasy Tip: It is great news that Myers is back to playing in games, but it is still going to take time before he returns to the Rays. Expect him to be a couple weeks away.
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:07:00 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) will report to Triple-A Durham to begin his rehab assignment Thursday, Aug. 7, and do baseball activities. He could start playing in rehab games this weekend.
Fantasy Tip: Myers' owners will like to hear that he could be playing in rehab games as soon as this weekend. However, his injury was pretty severe, so this won't be the standard short rehab. Myers is at least a couple of weeks away.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:00:08 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) worked out with the organization's Gulf Coast League team Monday, Aug. 4, and took batting practice in a batting cage.
Fantasy Tip: It appears Myers is making progress in his rehab, but he is still probably a few weeks away from returning to the starting lineup.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 18:45:27 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) is expected to start a rehab assignment Saturday, Aug. 9.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 07:43:13 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Wil Myers (wrist) took 15 swings in the batting cage Friday, Aug. 1, and felt good. He is scheduled to take more swings Saturday, Aug. 2, and will rest Sunday, Aug. 3.