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VIDEO: Joyce single extends Angels lead

Matt Joyce might be breaking out of his early season funk. After rasing his batting average by 20 points during the 10 game roadtrip, Joyce is 2-2 with a double, a run scored and an RBI single that scored Kole Calhoun in the bottom of the fourth off...

VIDEO: Joyce makes sliding catch in foul territory

Matt Joyce ran a long way from left field to make a sliding catch up agaisnt the wall in foul territory in the bottom half of the second inning. Joyce has gotten off to a bad start after coming over from Tampa Bay in the offseason, hitting .155...
Orange County Register May 20, 2015
Angels Notes: Joyce continuing to show signs he's emerging from slump

Angels Notes: Joyce continuing to show signs he's emerging from slump

TORONTO - Matt Joyce had three solid plate appearances as he tries to get out of the slump that has lasted nearly two months. He doubled into left-center, drew a walk with the bases loaded and hit a hard flyout to left. One of the reasons Joyce has...
Los Angeles Times May 19, 2015

Angels' Matt Joyce fesses up to scratch, says he was late to ballpark

Matt Joyce fessed up as to the real reason he was scratched from Monday’s lineup against the Toronto Blue Jays: The Angels left fielder thought it was a night game in the Rogers Centre and did not arrive for the 1 p.m. EDT game until the middle of batting practice.
Orange County Register May 19, 2015

Matt Joyce was scratched and fined Monday for forgetting time of Angels game

TORONTO – Matt Joyce’s frustrating season has taken a turn worse than any 0-for-4. On Monday, Joyce was scratched from the Angels lineup because he forgot the Angels had a day game and showed up to the ballpark late. “It was a mistake,” Joyce...
Orange County Register May 16, 2015
String of righties offers a chance for Angels' Matt Joyce

String of righties offers a chance for Angels' Matt Joyce

BALTIMORE – If Matt Joyce is going to get his season going, now would be a good time. The Angels began a stretch on Saturday in which they were expected to see eight consecutive right-handed starters. The setting also figured in Joyce’s favor. A...
Los Angeles Times May 13, 2015

Matt Joyce contributes with the bat in Angels' 5-2 victory

If Matt Joyce is doing what he did consistently for the last seven seasons, which is hit right-handed pitching to the tune of an .800 on-base-plus-slugging percentage, the Angels might not have felt so compelled to summon Marc Krauss from triple A on Tuesday.

VIDEO: Joyce gives Angels two insurance runs

The Angels had taken a 3-2 lead on the previous at bat, but left fielder Matt Joyce made that lead more comfortable with a two-RBI double to left-center off of Rockies reliever Rafael Betancourt. Shortstop Erick Aybar and second baseman Johnny...

VIDEO: Angels' Joyce makes great grab, then gets robbed himself

Video via MLB.com. Angels left fielder Matt Joyce made a great play in the top of the second Tuesday night in Anaheim, only to have his counterpart, Corey Dickerson, return the favor. In the top of the inning, Joyce robbed a fan of a souvenir as he...
Angels' Matt Joyce must fight through shifts to end slump

Angels' Matt Joyce must fight through shifts to end slump

ANAHEIM – Matt Joyce is Exhibit A of how modern baseball can take an otherwise good hitter and grind him to bits. The Angels’ struggling outfielder is one of those left-handed pull hitters who often has teams shift on him, which means he’s...

Angels Notes: Matt Joyce moves back up

ANAHEIM – Matt Joyce is getting another chance. Joyce, who began the season as the Angels cleanup hitter against right-handed pitchers, was dropped as low as seventh for about a week and a half because of his slump. On Thursday night, even though...
Angels' Joyce trying to work his way out of slump

Angels' Joyce trying to work his way out of slump

ANAHEIM – The first time Matt Joyce faced Felix Hernandez, in June 2011, he doubled. The next 23 times they matched up, Joyce did not record a hit. He reached base just once in all that time, on a walk. And then, in Monday’s seventh inning, mired...
Los Angeles Times May 5, 2015

Angels' Matt Joyce says he felt pressure of replacing Josh Hamilton

Josh Hamilton has haunted the Angels in so many ways, even in his absence.
Angels' Joyce struggles to fill Hamilton's shoes

Angels' Joyce struggles to fill Hamilton's shoes

ANAHEIM — The first time Matt Joyce faced Felix Hernandez, in June 2011, he doubled. The next 23 times they matched up, Joyce did not record a hit. He reached base just once in all that time, on a walk. And then, in Monday’s seventh inning, mired...

VIDEO: Joyce hits first home run as an Angel

After the Mariners hit two solo home runs in the top of the seventh, Angels left fielder Matt Joyce hit a solo shot of his own in the bottom of the inning, his first home run with Los Angeles, to bring the score to 2-1. Joyce, hitting .148 on the...

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