Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:23:53 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays SP Jeremy Hellickson and OF Matt Joyce could be trade chips this offseason, because they are in line for raises next season. Both players are eligible for arbitration this offseason.
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:25:06 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays 1B James Loney and OF Matt Joyce are not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 4, against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:26:25 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Matt Joyce hit two homers in the team's win over the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, June 29, and had a career-high five hits and four RBIs in the 12-7 game. Joyce's five hits and 12 total bases in the game tied team records.
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 12:53:12 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF David DeJesus (foot) is not in the lineup Tuesday, April 1. OF Matt Joyce is leading off and starting in left field.
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 06:44:35 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Matt Joyce (neck) will take batting practice Saturday, March 22, and hopes to play in the team's game Sunday, March 23.
Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:35:48 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon said OF Matt Joyce (neck) is still dealing with a stiff neck but hopes Joyce will be able to play by Saturday, March 22. Joyce participated in some drills Thursday, March 20, but had limited mobility and range.
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:16:22 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays OF Matt Joyce is expected to see most of his time this year as the designated hitter, with the outfield set with OFs David DeJesus, Desmond Jennings and Wil Myers. OF Brandon Guyer, who is out of minor league options, is fighting for a roster spot this spring.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 08:54:53 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays avoided arbitration with OF Matt Joyce Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to a one-year, $3.7 million deal.
Tue, 21 May 2013 19:09:09 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Matt Joyce (hamstring) left the game Tuesday, May 21, against the Toronto Blue Jays due to tightness in his right hamstring. His removal is considered precautionary.
Wed, 13 Feb 2013 05:41:41 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays OF Matt Joyce and 2B Kelly Johnson arrived to camp early.