Matt Joyce

  • Down On The Farm: Chris Richard Hits Two Grand Slams

    Down On The Farm: Chris Richard Hits Two Grand Slams

    May 16, 2009 at 10:53 am 4 comments

    Durham 13, Louisville 9. Chris Richard hit 2 grand slams for the Bulls. The first in the 8th inning cut the lead to 1 and the second was the game-winner in the 11th. He also added a single and a walk in 6 trips to the plate…James Houser made the […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Hughes Hits League-Leading 12th Home Run

    Down On The Farm: Hughes Hits League-Leading 12th Home Run

    May 15, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham 11, Louisville 6. Durham trailed 5-0 early but scored 8 runs in the 3rd and 4th innings. Ray Sadler had the big blow, a 3-run home run in the 3rd…Justin Ruggiano was 3-3 with 2 walks. He scored 4 runs and drove in 3…Reid Brignac was 2-3 with a […]

     
  • A Closer Look At Matt Joyce And Desmond Jennings

    A Closer Look At Matt Joyce And Desmond Jennings

    May 7, 2009 at 12:52 pm 11 comments

    We have been providing snippets of the statlines for Matt Joyce and Desmond Jennings in the morning “Down the Farm” report. But let’s draw them out a little more. And in the comments, let’s hear what you think the Rays should do with these prospects. Notes on the stats after […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Joyce Still On Fire, Homers And Drives In 4

    May 7, 2009 at 6:00 am 4 comments

    Durham 8, Charlotte 7. Mitch Talbot struggled but picked up the win after giving up 4 runs in 5 innings on 5 hits and 4 walks…Reid Brignac was 3-4 and now has his average over .300 (.302). He hit his 9th double and stole his first base…Matt Joyce was 2-4 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Matt Joyce Continues To Sting Ball Versus Lefties

    May 2, 2009 at 11:00 am 0 comments

    Columbus 14, Durham 1. Mitch Talbot dropped to 2-2 after allowing 4 runs (2 earned) in 6 innings. He gave up 2 home runs…Chad Orvella had his second straight poor outing, allowing 4 runs on 5 hits in 2 innings. He has now allowed 7 runs in his last 4 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Another Strong Start For Hellboy

    May 1, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham 6, Columbus 3. James Houser made his second start, giving up 2 runs on 3 hits and 3 walks in 4 innings…Matt Joyce was 0-3 with a walk…John Jaso finished 2-3 with a double and 2 RBI…Reid Brignac had the night off. Montgomery 9, Mississippi 2. Jeremy Hellickson struck […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Matt Joyce Performing Well Against Lefties

    April 30, 2009 at 6:00 am 1 comment

    Charlotte 9, Durham 1. Carlos Hernandez gave up 7 runs in 3.2 innings including 3 home runs…Reid Brignacwas 2-4 with a pair of doubles and Matt Joycewas 0-3 with a walk and his 2nd stolen base. Jacksonville 13, Montgomery 7. Jason Cromer got lit up for 7 runs in 3.2 […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: King David Picks Up First Win Of ’09

    April 22, 2009 at 6:00 am 2 comments

    Durham 7. Gwinnett 3. David Price retired the first 8 he faced including 4 strike outs, but ran into some trouble in the 3rd with a single followed by a home run. Those were the only runs and hits he allowed in 5 innings. He did walk 1 and hit […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Big Night For Desmond Jennings

    April 19, 2009 at 9:50 am 1 comment

    Charlotte 2, Durham 1. Carlos Hernandez had a strong start, giving up 1 run in 5 innings on 5 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 2…Matt Joyce was 0-2 and was removed for a pinch hitter in the 6th…Reid Brignac was 0-3 with a walk and an error…John Jaso […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: David Price Limited To 65 Pitches In 2nd Start

    Down On The Farm: David Price Limited To 65 Pitches In 2nd Start

    April 17, 2009 at 7:00 am 5 comments

    Gwinnett 3, Durham 0. [Ed. note: Where the heck is Gwinnett and why do they have a triple-A ballclub?][see comments, thanks Chris] David Price was strong in his second start, giving up just 1 unearned run in 5 innings, but was removed after 65 pitches. He struck out 6 and […]