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MATT JOYCE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Would a Matt Joyce contract extension make sense?

Matt Joyce hasn’t played a game for the Angels yet. Heck, he doesn’t even officially have a uniform number yet. Despite that, the Angels need think long and hard about giving Matt Joyce a contract extension. What? A 30-year old, platoon bat? How does a Matt Joyce contract extension make any sense? It actually isn’t that an extension make sense so much as the Halos don...
Via Monkey with a Halo
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Rays Trade Matt Joyce To Angels For Pitcher Kevin Jepsen

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Los Angeles Angels have acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen. The clubs announced the deal Tuesday. Joyce batted .254 with nine homers and 52 RBIs last season, his seventh in the majors and sixth with Tampa Bay. The 2011 All-Star and Tampa native has 88 homers...
Via NESN.com
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Joyce's monster day powers Rays to win over Orioles

BALTIMORE -- Matt Joyce homered twice, had a career-high five hits and drove in four runs to power the Tampa Bay Rays past the Baltimore Orioles 12-7 Sunday. Tampa Bay totaled 11 extra base hits -- five homers and six doubles. The Rays trailed 4-3 before Kevin Kiermaier and Logan Forsythe went deep during a seven-run sixth inning that sent many in the crowd of 32,665 scattering toward...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Rays’ Matt Joyce hits ball back into pitching machine

Your browser does not support iframes. Matt Joyce was working on his hitting with the Tampa Bay Rays coaching staff when he fouled a ball off the top of the batting cage and back into the pitching machine. It was something everyone was amazed and confused about. Rays’ manager Joe Madden utter something a long the lines of “he wasn’t ready for that,” not knowing the ball...
Via Mill City Sports
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ball fired back at Matt Joyce after he hits ball back into pitching machine (video)

Your browser does not support iframes. During batting practice on Thursday before the Tampa Bay Rays hosted the Houston Astros at Tropicana Field, Rays designated hitter Matt Joyce hit a million-to-one shot that probably could not be replicated even if he tried to do it again, um, a million times. While taking some swings in […] The post Ball fired back at Matt Joyce after he hits...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Joyce Hits Ball Into Pitching Machine; Machine Fires Back (Video)

Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Matt Joyce got two for the price of one Thursday night. Before taking on the Houston Astros, the Rays took their normally scheduled batting practice using a pitching machine. But instead of just hitting the ball into the field of play, Joyce pulled off some wizardry that Harry Potter would have been proud of. Your browser does not support iframes. Joyce...
Via NESN.com
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Joyce hits a BP ball right back into the pitching machine (VIDEO)

A Tropicana Field camera happened to be rolling when Matt Joyce hit a batting practice ball right back into the pitching machine Thursday night.Seems this mechanical arm didn't appreciate the Rays leftfielder's dangerous comebacker and immediately spit the the ball back at Joyce — who flinched at the surprise back off return — for another strike.This temperamental machine just...
Via The Other Paper
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Joyce gives Rays reason for forget offensive pain for a short while

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- In Wednesday morning's wee hours, Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Matt Joyce found himself in a contemplative mood made possible because of uncommon frustration. Baseball will drive those within the game crazy sometimes, he understood, and his team was mired in a crazy-bad state following Tuesday's loss to the St. Louis Cardinals at Tropicana Field. The Rays' scoreless...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

WAG Watch: Matt Joyce’s Beautiful Girlfriend Brittany Svendgard (30 Pics)

Meet Brittany Svendgard, the gorgeous model girlfriend of Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Matt Joyce. This beautiful 26-year-old model and aspiring actress has captured the eyes and heart of Joyce. Things are quite serious between the ballplayer and model because this past February the happy couple bought a house together in Tampa. We wish Matt a great season in 2014 and it appears it...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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