Matt Joyce

  • Down On The Farm: Big Nights For Joyce, Mann And Fields

    May 28, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham 13, Rochester 2. Mitch Talbot evened his record at 4-4 after working 6 innings. He gave up 2 runs on 8 hits and a walk. He struck out 5…Justin Ruggiano was 0-2 with 3 walks…Matt Joyce hit a trio of doubles and drove in 6. He was 3-5 with […]

     
  • Roster Changes For Interleague Series?

    Roster Changes For Interleague Series?

    May 22, 2009 at 1:30 pm 15 comments

    [UPDATE 3:05pm] Marc Topkin says Troy Percival and Scott Kazmir to the DL. No surprises there. Again, keep an eye on Durham’s rotation the next couple of days to see how it is handled. That will tell us who is being called up on Monday to replace Dale Thayer. [UPDATE 2:30pm] Marc […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Matt Joyce Continues To Hit Triple-A Pitchers

    May 22, 2009 at 6:00 am 0 comments

    Durham 6, Lehigh Valley 2. James Houser struck out 7, but walked 4 in 5 innings, allowing 2 runs…Reid Brignac was 3-3 with a walk to raise his average to .291…Matt Joyce added 3 hits in 5 at bats with 2 RBI…Joe Dillon hit a 2-run home run, his first […]

     
  • 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 […]