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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
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels get Matt Joyce from Rays for Kevin Jepsen

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) 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 and 313 RBIs in his career...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

TRADE ALERT: Kevin Jepsen traded to Rays for OF Matt Joyce

The Angels just sold high on Kevin Jepsen and their reward is the new left-handed half of their designated hitter platoon, Kevin Joyce. Source: The Angels have traded RHP Kevin Jepsen to TB for OF Matt Joyce. — Tim Brown (@TBrownYahoo) December 16, 2014 After years of mediocre and frustrating production, Jepsen had a breakthrough season in 2014 with a career-best 2.63 ERA and...
Via Monkey with a Halo
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels deal RHP Kevin Jepsen to Rays for OF Matt Joyce

The Angels dealt RHP Kevin Jepsen to Rays for OF Matt Joyce in a deal announced on Tuesday. Joyce batted .254 with 23 doubles, nine home runs and 52 RBI in 140 games (116 starts) for Tampa Bay in 2014. An American League All-Star in 2011, Joyce also set a career-high with 62 walks last season. For Jepsen, one of four relievers in Angels' history to pitch at least seven seasons with...
Via Fox Sports West
2 days ago  |  Discuss

What To Make Of Tampa Bay’s Crowded Outfield

We’ve reached the month of December, and the Tampa Bay Rays overpopulated outfield has not yet been trifled with. Contracts have been tendered to the two arbitration-eligible outfielders on the roster, Matt Joyce and Desmond Jennings, but rookie GM Matt Silverman has an abundance of critical decisions left to make. It still appears very likely that at least some shifting will occur...
Via Baseball Essential
14 days ago  |  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

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 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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