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Rays call up outfielder Wil Myers

Updated: June 17, 2013, 1:07 AM ET
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Help is on the way, or at least the Tampa Bay Rays hope so following Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals.

The Rays called up outfielder Wil Myers, rated by Baseball America before the season as its No. 4 overall prospect, best power hitter and best hitter for average.

"We felt like now was the right time," said Andrew Friedman, the Rays' executive vice president of baseball operations. "He made some real adjustments in the last six weeks and ...

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