Wil Myers Injury: Updates on Rays RF's Leg, Likely Return Date

Joseph Zucker@@JosephZuckerFeatured ColumnistOctober 7, 2013

Oct 7, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays right fielder Wil Myers (9) works out prior to game three of the American League divisional series against the Boston Red Sox at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
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Wil Myers has left Game 3 of the ALDS against the Boston Red Sox with an injury.

With Myers out of the lineup, Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon was forced to lose his designated hitter and make relief pitcher Jake McGee bat cleanup, via CSNNE.com's Sean McAdam.

Myers out of the game with an injury. Joyce moves from DH to RF, so Rays lose use of DH. McGee, in to pitch, now batting cleanup.

— Sean McAdam  (@Sean_McAdam) October 8, 2013

According to ESPN's Buster Olney, Myers was suffering from a leg cramp and getting an IV in the clubhouse.

Wil Myers was removed because of cramping in his right leg. Is getting an IV.

— Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) October 8, 2013

He has since returned to the lineup.