• Rays' Myers named AL Rookie of the Year

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Nov 11, 2013
    Wil Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays was named AL Rookie of the Year on Monday. Wil Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays won the AL award after putting up impressive offensive numbers in barely half a season. Overall, the Rays were 52-36 with Myers in the lineup. Rays outfielder Wil Myers and Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez won the Baseball Writers’ Association of America Rookie of the Year awards on Monday. Tampa Bay parted ways with James Shields, an ace and staff leader, to acquire Myers last offseason. Even Triple-A Durham named a section of its ballpark after him: WilVille. Whether they were on his mind or not, the 22-year-old slugger lived up to the enormous expectations, and he officially capped his impressive debut Monday night by winning the American League Rookie of the Year Award.
    • Myers runs away with AL Rookie of the Year Award

      The pressure was on Wil Myers from his first day with the Rays after being acquired in the trade that sent James Shields and Wade Davis to the Royals last offseason. But the 22-year-old slugger still managed to live up to the enormous expectations, and …
      Source: MLB.com
    • Fernandez tops Puig for NL Rookie of Year

      Jose Fernandez topped fellow Cuban Yasiel Puig for the National League Rookie of the Year award Monday.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Rookie of the Year: Myers, Fernandez win

      Miami's Jose Fernandez and Tampa Bay's Wil Myers won the Rookie of the Year awards on Monday.
      Source: CNNSI.com

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