Tampa Bay Rays Wil Myers rode his raw power and first-year swagger to a first-place finish in AL Rookie of the Year almost Bare-handed. Bare-handed batters have become a rarity in today's game and Myers now bears the torch previously carried by these eight notables from the last quarter-century>>
CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 27: (L-R) Evan Longoria #3, Fernando Rodney #56 and Carlos Pena #23 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrate a win over the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 27, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Rays defeated the White Sox 3-2. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Outfielder Matt Joyce #20 of the Tampa Bay Rays is congratulated by Stephen Vogt #26 after scoring against the Boston Red Sox during the game at Tropicana Field on September 20, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Florida.