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RC Interview with Wil Myers

Myers was the Royals' 3rd round draft pick in 2009

The last few days have been a whirlwind for Wil Myers, the Royals third round pick from this year's draft. The 18-year-old catcher, who many experts viewed as a first round talent, signed one of the largest third round bonuses in history on Monday. Less than 48 hours later, he was in the Burlington Royals' lineup. RC was on hand for Myers' debut, and we caught up with him after the game.

Royals Corner: How did it feel making your professional debut tonight? Wil Myers: It was good. I was excited to be back on the field, since it's been three months since I played my last game. I thought that maybe the work I've been putting in would give me a better game, but I went 0-for-4 tonight. But that's all right. I'm looking forward to our next game on Thursday night, and just trying to...

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