Wil Myers To Start The Season In The Minors

Rays manager Joe Maddon said he’s in no hurry to show off his shiny new toy, telling Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune that he’d rather newly acquired Wil Myers start the 2013 season in the minor leagues instead of with the Rays.

While the Rays like to delay the arbitration/free agent clock on all their young players, [Wil] Myers will most surely begin the year at Triple A Durham so he can continue to develop and so he can build the confidence that comes with playing everyday before he faces the bright lights of the major leagues for the first time.

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