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  1. Silverman taking bold steps necessary to reshape RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Major League Baseball

    ... Myers burst on the scene on June 18 of 2013, the blue-chip prospect they obtained from Kansas City for pitcher James Shields . In just 88 games, he batted .293, with 13 homers and 53 RBIs His first Major League homer was a grand slam off CC Sabathia ...

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  2. Royals Have Officially Won the James Shields TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kings of Kauffman

    Oct 20, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields talks with members of the media during a press conference the day before the start of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports Back when the Kansas City Royals traded away Wil Myers , Jake Odorizzi , Patrick Leonard and Mike Montgomery to the Tampa Bay Rays for James Shields and Wade Davis , the trade was generally considered to be a positive for the Rays.

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  3. Nats deal Cascade grad Souza to RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | HeraldNet

    ... said. Myers, then Kansas City's top prospect, was acquired by Tampa Bay in a trade that sent pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis to the Royals two years ago. He hit .293 with 13 homers and 53 RBI's in 88 games on the way to being selecting AL ...

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  4. Rays pleased with 5-player haulRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    The Rays equally consider their present and future in every deal they make, and they say Friday's three-team, 11-player trade with the Padres and Nationals was no different. The Rays dealt outfielder Wil Myers , the highly heralded prospect and centerpiece of the James Shields trade two years ago, and shipped off catcher Ryan Hanigan .

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  5. Giants and Jake Peavy reach two-year, $24 million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Filling the rotation had been the offseason priority, with the Giants chasing pitchers like Jon Lester and James Shields. The 33-year-old Peavy came over in a midseason deal and helped fill the void left when Matt Cain had elbow surgery. He was 8-4 ...

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  6. Reports: Padres land OF Myers in three-team dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... in baseball when he was acquired by the Rays from the Royals in the December 2012 deal that sent right-hander James Shields to Kansas City. He hit .293 with a .354 on-base percentage, a .478 slugging percentage, 13 homers and 53 RBIs in 88 games in ...

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  7. No obstacles as Rays work to finalize Wil Myers tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Jake Odorizzi, Mike Montgomery and Patrick Leonard - two years ago from Kansas City in a blockbuster deal for James Shields and Wade Davis. After a slow start at Triple A, Myers warmed up and was called up in June 2013, and went on to hit .293 with ...

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  8. Harper: Mets GM Alderson could learn from Padres GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | New York Daily News

    ... the Rays were willing to deal Myers two years after he was the centerpiece to the trade with the Royals for James Shields, and a year after he won the AL Rookie of the Year award. Myers' numbers fell off last year, and he missed much of the season ...

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  9. Cuba, Kemp and a busy day in baseballRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... the second time Myers has been involved in a major trade, the other being from Kansas City to Tampa Bay in the James Shields trade. Padres GM A.J. Preller is having himself a heck of an offseason.

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  10. Justice: Holiday deals still available for GMsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Washington Nationals

    ... better. So, as teams sort through their final options, there are probably a dozen clubs checking with Boras. James Shields is still on the market, too. He may not be at Scherzer's level in terms of dominance, and he'll turn 33 on Saturday. But for ...

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  11. Morning Marquee: Wil Myers to San Diego in three-team dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Cubbies Crib

    ... agreed on a two-year, $20 million deal with former Pirates starter Edinson Volquez . With the likely loss of James Shields , Volquez can set in to help fill that void. The Royals also added Alex Rios and Kendrys Morales this winter, and have likely ...

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  12. How am I supposed to feel about the Wil Myers trade?Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | DRays Bay

    ... the Rays traded David Price . And not much has changed since the Rays traded Delmon Young and Scott Kazmir and James Shields . When Kazmir and Young were about to fall off the face of the planet, they were gone, bringing back a haul of dependable ...

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  13. Padres Acquire Wil Myers in Three-Team Trade.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... deal. Myers, 24, was acquired by Tampa Bay in 2012 as part of seven-player trade that saw Kansas City acquire James Shields. The next season, Myers batted .293 and smacked 13 homeruns and 88 RBI on his way to the 2013 rookie of the year award. After ...

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  14. Royals Rumblings - News for December 18, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Royals Review

    ... Seriously, check out this list . Who would you want, assuming the Royals have no chance to re-sign James Shields or sign Max Scherzer? I suppose I would hold my nose and take Jake Peavy. If I had to. He was terrible in Boston last year but very good ...

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  15. Padres acquire Wil Myers in three-team trade Page 2 of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A third-round draft pick by the Royals in 2009, Myers hit 37 home runs in the minors in 2012, but Kansas City, citing a need to win immediately, traded him to the Rays in a six-player deal that winter for James Shields and Wade Davis. While those two pitchers helped lead the Royals to the World Series this October, the small-market Rays would seem to have little incentive to sell low on an affordable hitter with star potential.

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  16. Wil Myers trade not a crazy at it soundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... you have a team that always seems to be in search of a big bat. Especially when you gave up big-game pitcher James Shields to get him. And especially when that slugger is still pretty cheap for a franchise that's always counting pennies. As hard as ...

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  17. The Heater Rays agree to trade Wil Myers in 11-player, three-team dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... the potential projected when they acquired him from Kansas City two years ago (in the much-analyzed deal for James Shields and Wade Davis) that they felt it was better to maximize the value he still had in getting several promising players in ...

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  18. Mayo: 11-player swap features top talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Chicago Cubs

    Was keeping track of all the moving parts in the massive three-team deal involving the Tampa Bay Rays, San Diego Padres and Washington Nationals a difficult task? To help sort things out, here's a quick scorecard of who went where: Wil Myers , OF : Myers was one of the top prospects in the game when he was dealt from the Royals to the Rays in the James Shields deal in February 2013. He reached the Majors in June of that season and immediately began fulfilling his promise, hitting .293/.354/.478 in 88 games, enough to earn American League Rookie of the Year honors.

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  19. Rays/Padres/Nationals reportedly agree to 11 player dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lone Star Ball

    ... that Myers has been shipped out yet again, two years after he was sent from Kansas City to Tampa in the James Shields trade. And the Padres are now loaded up with outfielders, and the Rangers might be in a position to pick up someone like Seth Smith ...

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  20. Grading 3-Team Wil Myers Blockbuster Trade Between Rays, Padres, NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | BleacherReport

    ... the centerpiece of a blockbuster trade, as he originally joined the Rays in the seven-player deal that sent James Shields and Wade Davis to the Kansas City Royals. After winning Minor League Player of the Year honors in 2012, Myers opened the 2013 ...

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