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.
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:07:05 -0800
The Tampa Bay Rays avoided arbitration with OF Matt Joyce and INF Ryan Roberts Friday, Jan. 18, by agreeing to one-year deals. Joyce will make $2.45 million in 2013 and Roberts will make $2.95 million plus incentives.
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:21:27 -0800
Tampa Bay Rays SP Jeff Niemann, INF Ryan Roberts and OF's Sam Fuld and Matt Joyce were among the 133 to file salary arbitration this week. The players and teams will exchange figures on Friday, Jan. 18.
Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:51:41 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays OF Matt Joyce (forearm) is back in the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 30.