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Wil Myers

William Bradford Myers (twitter: @wilmyers)

Positions: Rightfielder and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: December 10, 1990 in Thomasville, NC
High School: Wesleyan Christian Academy (High Point, NC)
Drafted
by the Kansas City Royals in the 3rd round of the 2009 amateur draft.
Signed August 14, 2009. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 18, 2013 (Age 22.190, 18,039th in MLB history)   vs. BOS 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2013 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rays/Padres 2013-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2016, 1 yr/$524k (16) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 2.104, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2020 [*], Agents: CAA (Jeff Berry) [*]
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Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2013 22 TBR AL 88 373 335 50 98 23 0 13 53 5 2 33 91 .293 .354 .478 .831 131 160 10 1 0 4 6 9D/8 RoY-1
2014 23 TBR AL 87 361 325 37 72 14 0 6 35 6 1 34 90 .222 .294 .320 .614 77 104 10 0 0 2 3 9/D38
2015 24 SDP NL 60 253 225 40 57 13 1 8 29 5 2 27 55 .253 .336 .427 .763 113 96 2 1 0 0 0 83/79
2016 ★ 25 SDP NL 99 433 384 66 104 20 2 20 63 17 3 44 94 .271 .344 .490 .834 125 188 7 1 0 4 0 *3/759 AS
4 Yrs 334 1420 1269 193 331 70 3 47 180 33 8 138 330 .261 .332 .432 .764 113 548 29 3 0 10 9
162 Game Avg. 162 689 616 94 161 34 1 23 87 16 4 67 160 .261 .332 .432 .764 113 266 14 1 0 5 4
TBR (2 yrs) 175 734 660 87 170 37 0 19 88 11 3 67 181 .258 .324 .400 .724 105 264 20 1 0 6 9
SDP (2 yrs) 159 686 609 106 161 33 3 28 92 22 5 71 149 .264 .341 .466 .807 121 284 9 2 0 4 0
NL (2 yrs) 159 686 609 106 161 33 3 28 92 22 5 71 149 .264 .341 .466 .807 121 284 9 2 0 4 0
AL (2 yrs) 175 734 660 87 170 37 0 19 88 11 3 67 181 .258 .324 .400 .724 105 264 20 1 0 6 9

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2013 22 TBR AL 88 373 11 0 1 -3 -4 5 0.7 13 18 1.9 .506 .503 2.2 -0.7 21 9D/8 RoY-1
2014 23 TBR AL 87 361 -11 0 -0 -7 -4 -22 -2.2 13 -9 -1.0 .472 .485 -0.3 -1.1 -2 $504,200 9/D38
2015 24 SDP NL 60 253 9 1 0 -6 -1 3 0.3 8 12 1.1 .506 .502 1.8 -0.8 18 $519,800 83/79
2016 ★ 25 SDP NL 99 433 15 0 0 4 -6 14 1.3 13 28 2.7 .515 .509 2.3 -0.2 24 *3/759 AS
4 Seasons 334 1420 24 2 1 -12 -14 1 0.1 48 49 4.7 .500 .500 5.9 -2.8 61 $1,024,000
TBR (2 yrs) 175 734 0 1 1 -10 -8 -17 -1.6 26 10 1.0 .489 .494 1.9 -1.8 20 $504,200
SDP (2 yrs) 159 686 24 1 1 -2 -6 18 1.6 22 39 3.8 .512 .507 4.0 -1.0 41 $519,800

Postseason Batting

Year Age Tm Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2013 22 TBR AL ALWC CLE W 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 22 TBR AL ALDS BOS L 4 17 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .063 .118 .063 .180 1 0 0 0 0 0
1 Yr (2 Series) 5 21 20 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .100 .143 .100 .243 2 0 0 0 0 0
1 ALWC 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0 0 0
1 ALDS 4 17 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .063 .118 .063 .180 1 0 0 0 0 0

Standard Fielding

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Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2013 TBR AL 22 OF 77 74 63 655.2 142 140 2 0 1 1.000 -1 -3 -1 -5 1.95 1.84 .987 2.24 2.23 RoY-1
2013 TBR AL 22 RF 72 68 59 604.2 119 118 1 0 0 1.000 -3 -4 -6 -8 1.77 1.65 .982 2.07 2.06 RoY-1
2013 TBR AL 22 DH 11 11 RoY-1
2013 TBR AL 22 CF 8 6 4 51.0 23 22 1 0 1 1.000 2 1 47 24 4.06 2.88 .990 2.66 2.65 RoY-1
2014 TBR AL 23 OF 78 76 73 676.1 170 161 5 4 1 .976 -2 -7 -3 -12 2.21 2.13 .986 2.26 2.25
2014 TBR AL 23 RF 78 76 73 674.1 170 161 5 4 1 .976 -2 -7 -3 -12 2.22 2.13 .982 2.08 2.07
2014 TBR AL 23 DH 9 8
2014 TBR AL 23 1B 2 0 0 4.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 60 0 2.25 0.50 .990 9.00 8.95
2014 TBR AL 23 CF 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.70
2015 SDP NL 24 OF 42 37 30 328.2 73 72 1 0 0 1.000 -3 -6 -9 -21 2.00 1.74 .986 2.07 2.06
2015 SDP NL 24 CF 38 33 29 298.2 68 67 1 0 0 1.000 -5 -7 -19 -29 2.05 1.79 .989 2.41 2.39
2015 SDP NL 24 1B 22 19 13 165.0 168 158 10 0 17 1.000 2 0 14 0 9.16 7.64 .994 9.30 9.23
2015 SDP NL 24 LF 4 3 1 27.2 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1 1 52 39 1.63 1.25 .986 1.79 1.78
2015 SDP NL 24 RF 2 1 0 2.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1.93 2.00
2016 SDP NL 25 1B 96 94 89 837.0 828 782 46 0 83 1.000 8 5 12 7 8.90 8.63 .994 9.15 9.11 AS
2016 SDP NL 25 OF 4 2 1 17.0 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 -0 -1 -1 -70 2.12 1.00 .985 2.06 2.05 AS
2016 SDP NL 25 LF 3 1 0 8.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 -0 0 -4 0 3.38 1.00 .980 1.80 1.77 AS
2016 SDP NL 25 3B 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.50 AS
2016 SDP NL 25 RF 1 1 1 9.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0 -1 3 -133 1.00 1.00 .980 2.00 2.00 AS
4 Seasons OF 201 189 167 1677.2 389 377 8 4 2 .990 -5 -17 -4 -12 2.07 1.92 .986 2.21 2.20
4 Seasons RF 153 146 133 1290.1 290 280 6 4 1 .986 -4 -12 -4 -11 1.99 1.87 .982 2.07 2.06
3 Seasons 1B 120 113 102 1006.0 997 941 56 0 100 1.000 10 5 12 5 8.92 8.31 .994 9.17 9.13
3 Seasons CF 47 39 33 351.2 91 89 2 0 1 1.000 -3 -6 -10 -20 2.33 1.94 .989 2.45 2.44
2 Seasons DH 20 19
2 Seasons LF 7 4 1 35.2 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 1 1 39 33 2.02 1.14 .984 1.79 1.77
1 Season 3B 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.50
4 Seasons TOT 322 302 269 2684.2 1386 1318 64 4 102 .997 6 -12 2 -5 4.63 4.29 .992 4.82 4.78
Lg Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1930 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1930 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1930 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1913 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1930 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1913) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1930 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2013 September AL Rookie of the Month

Games Played s c a p y
2016 NL  99 (5th)

At Bats s c a p y
2016 NL  384 (5th)

Plate Appearances s c a p y
2016 NL  433 (5th)

Runs Scored s c a p y
2016 NL  66 (3rd)

Stolen Bases s c a p y
2016 NL  17 (5th)

SB % s c a p y
2016 NL  85.00 (5th)

Power-Speed # s c a p y
2016 NL  18.4 (1st)

Outs Made s c a p y
2016 NL  294 (5th)

Base-Out Runs Added (RE24)s c a p y
2016 NL  23.75 (8th)

Base-Out Wins Added (REW)s c a p y
2016 NL  2.4 (7th)

Def. Games as 1B s c a p y
2016 NL  96 (3rd)

Double Plays Turned as 1B s c a p y
2016 NL  83 (1st)

Total Zone Runs as 1B s c a p y
2016 NL  8 (1st)
Active  10 (14th)
Career  10 (80th)

Fielding % as 1B s c a p y
2016 NL  1.000 (1st)

                                         

Statistics like WPA, REW and RE24 are computed from play-by-play data which is only complete from 1974 to the present. From 1930-1973, the data is incomplete, though for most seasons only less than 20 games per season total are missing. Please see our page on data coverage for a full view of the data used to create these leaderboards.

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 7 (1689), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 4 (1742), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 11 (1568), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Right Field (281st), 4.7 career WAR/4.7 7yr-peak WAR/4.7 JAWS
Average HOF RF (out of 24) = 73.2 career WAR/43.0 7yr-peak WAR/58.1 JAWS

Transactions

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Salaries

Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses
Year Age Team Salary ServTm(OpnDay) Sources Notes/Other Sources
2014 23 Tampa Bay Rays $504,200 0.104 contracts
2015 24 San Diego Padres $519,800 1.104 contracts
201625San Diego Padres$523,9002.104
2016 StatusSigned thru 2016, Earliest Arb Eligible: 2017, Earliest Free Agent: 2020
Career to date (may be incomplete)$1,024,000Does not include future salaries ($0)
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

Name + "Statistics" Translations



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French: Wil Myers statistiques
Japanese: ウィル・マイヤーズ 統計
Polish: Wil Myers Statystyki
Chinese: 威爾·邁爾斯 數據

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