Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 12/15/12
Wil Myers On December 9th, the Tampa Bay Rays and Kansas City Royals swung a trade involving some notable players. In the late evening, starting pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis were dealt to K.C. for outfielder Wil Myers, pitchers Jake Odorizzi and Mike Montgomery, and third baseman Patrick Leonard.     The move added depth to a Royal starting rotation that appears to be trending upward, and the Rays continued a trend of raising homegrown talent and trading them for more young prospects. How does this huge move help fantasy owners in 2013? Beyond? Kansas City adds starting pitching that helps an improving team that could very well win 80+ games in 2013. Tampa gets added farm system depth, and a potential offensive powerhouse that could break out as soon as 2013 with years of expected production to come. Let’s break down this trade for each team a little further.Kansas City    The Royals took a risk with this move, going with a “win now” mentality despite being in a rebuilding ...
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