Houston Astros pitcher Brett Myers has changed a lot, both on and off the field, in the last few years. Joe Lemire, of sportsillustrated.com, has the story, below.

Pitcher Brett Myers #39 of the Houston Astros delivers to a Philadelphia Phillies batter during the second inning of  opening day at Citizens Bank Park on April 1, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Consider the change in Brett Myers, the pitcher.

When Myers made the Astros' Opening Day start last Friday in Citizens Bank Park -- where he handled the same duties for the Phillies three times before -- he was back in a familiar place, but there was little familiar about him.