Ugh... "Today, the 30-year-old Myers is called a great teammate, an enforcer of accountability and a leader..."
And, of course, no article of Myers' transformation would be complete without a desultory crack at the way the Phillies handled him. So says Houston's pitching coach:
"Where he was before," said Arnsberg, referring to Philadelphia, "I don't think they gave him as much leeway. We've let Brett be what he wants to be rather than always try to mother hen him. We let him tend to his own backyard."