One of the players first affected by the Houston Astros’ sabermetric-focused rebuild earlier this decade, pitcher-turned-country singer Brett Myers — fresh off releasing his newest album, Home Brewed — can only scoff at the numbers-driven...Show More Summary
Darren Seals at the 2014 funeral of Michael Brown in St. Louis, Mo. Photo: Brett Myers/Youth Radio By Brett Myers, Senior Producer It's been three weeks since the body of 29-year-old Ferguson, Missouri protester Darren Seals was discovered inside his burning vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head. Show More Summary
Brett Myers was a controversial—that is, scuzzy and loutish—baseball player. He is somehow even less appealing as a stridently dumb bro-country recording artist.
His first single is called "Kegerator" and it's about a kegerator. You might remember Brett Myers as a reliever. You might remember him as a starter. You might remember him as the dude who was a little too into a practical joke in which Kyle Kendrick thinks his life has been utterly devastated. Show More Summary
Altered photos on baseball cards for the masses. Who is he? Brett Myers was a serviceable member of the Philadelphia Phillies rotation for the better part of last decade (whatever we are calling that). He was a member of the World Series winning 2008 team, though he struggled for much of the season and lost his only World Series start. Show More Summary
This story is part of Double Charged, a special report on the U.S. juvenile justice system produced by Youth Radio. Ricky Brum standing near the scorch mark left behind by a fire he set in a Manteca, Calif alley. Photo: Brett Myers/Youth...Show More Summary
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@Project1962 also knocked out two more pages on my Ginter mini set with Brett Myers and Andy Pettitte. I have a small but legitimate concern that the moment this set is finished I will abandon Allen & Ginter forever. Down to needing 18 for the set after discovering the local LCS has a stach of minis hidden away...
Potential Tampa Bay rookie sensation Wil Myers smacked his first career homer against the Yankees today with the bases loaded. Brett Gardner may have unintentionally helped it over the wall, but it was still nice. Read more...
Youth Radio's Christina So thinks schools should teach computer programming. Photo Credit: Brett Myers/Youth Radio By Christina So “I’m going to pick on you...
With the news that free agent Brett Myers is signing with the Cleveland Indians, it seems likely that there is now one less suitor out there for Shaun Marcum. According to Jon Morosi, the Indians had discussions with Marcum before signing Myers. Show More Summary
The Indians have agreed with veteran RHP Brett Myers on a one-year deal with a club option for 2014, according to Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer. The Tribe had a terrible 2012 when it came to its starting rotation, which posted...Show More Summary
Photo Credit: BRETT MYERS/Youth Radio Youth Radio asked young people at the DNC about civic engagement. By Bianca Brooks These are excerpts of interviews...
Photo Credit: BRETT MYERS/Youth Radio Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick tears into Mitt Romney's record as the governor of that state. He, like the other...
Photo Credit: BRETT MYERS/Youth Radio The First Lady smiles during an extended applause break By: Youth Radio Tuesday marked the opening night of the...
The Chicago White Sox added Houston Astros closer Brett Myers to their bullpen before the trade deadline, sending over two pitching prospects and a player to be named later. The player has been named latter, and it's 21-year-old pitching...Show More Summary
The Astros have traded Brett Myers and cash to the White Sox for three pitching prospects. The Chicago White Sox have traded for Houston Astros closer Brett Myers, as first reported by Ken Rosenthal and later by multiple outlets in a deal to shore up their bullpen to try to hold off the Detroit Tigers in the AL Central. Show More Summary
Update: CHW -- According to Robin Ventura, Addison Reed will remain the White Sox closer, despite the addition of veteran Brett Myers to the mix. This is a good thing, as Reed is younger, cheaper and probably more effective in the short and long term. Myers will provide some backup support, of course, as the Sox push for the playoffs. (7/25/2012)
The Chicago White Sox have reportedly traded for Houston Astros closer Brett Myers, as first reported by Ken Rosenthal and later by multiple outlets in a deal to shore up their bullpen to try to hold off the Detroit Tigers in the AL Central. Show More Summary
1. Brett Myers, 2.19 2. Scott Downs, 2.16 3. Vinnie Pestano, 2.10 4. Logan Ondrusek, 2.08 5. Javy Guerra, 2.03 (gmLI, via FanGraphs, min. 10 innings)