|Jan. 17 12:31 PM PT1:31 PM MT2:31 PM CT3:31 PM ET15:31 ET20:31 GMT4:31 CST1:31 PM MST3:31 PM EST4:01 PM VEN0:31 UAE (+1)2:31 PM CT-The Tampa Bay Rays have reached deals with their six players remaining in arbitration. Pitchers Jeremy Hellickson, Jake McGee and Cesar Ramos, outfielder Matt Joyce, catcher Jose Lobaton and infielder/outfielder Sean Rodriguez agreed Friday to one-year contracts.
Analysis: Joyce hit .235 with 18 homers and 47 RBIs last season for Tampa Bay.
|Aug. 27 3:47 PM PT4:47 PM MT5:47 PM CT6:47 PM ET18:47 ET22:47 GMT6:47 CST3:47 PM MST5:47 PM EST6:17 PM VEN2:47 UAE (+1)5:47 PM CT-Joyce went 3 for 3 with two doubles in an 11-1 loss to Kansas City on Monday.
Analysis: Joyce, now batting .259, is 9 for 17 (.529) with four doubles, two homers and six RBIs in his last six games.
|Aug. 8 1:02 PM PT2:02 PM MT3:02 PM CT4:02 PM ET16:02 ET20:02 GMT4:02 CST1:02 PM MST3:02 PM EST3:32 PM VEN0:02 UAE (+1)3:02 PM CT-Joyce broke out of a slump by going 3 for 3 with a double and driving in a run in the Rays' 9-8 loss to Arizona on Wednesday.
Analysis: Joyce, now batting .246, was 3 for 18 (.167) in his previous 10 games.
|July 10 9:21 AM PT10:21 AM MT11:21 AM CT12:21 PM ET12:21 ET16:21 GMT0:21 CST9:21 AM MST11:21 AM EST11:51 AM VEN20:21 UAE11:21 AM CT-Joyce had two RBIs to help the second-place Rays extend their winning streak to six games with a 4-1 victory over the sputtering Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.
Analysis: They were the first runs driven in by Joyce since June 15.
|June 14 1:45 PM PT2:45 PM MT3:45 PM CT4:45 PM ET16:45 ET20:45 GMT4:45 CST1:45 PM MST3:45 PM EST4:15 PM VEN0:45 UAE (+1)3:45 PM CT-Joyce continued his recent surge with two hits in a 10-1 loss to Kansas City on Thursday.
Analysis: Joyce is 8 for 20 with two homers and three RBIs over his last five games.
|June 12 12:57 PM PT1:57 PM MT2:57 PM CT3:57 PM ET15:57 ET19:57 GMT3:57 CST12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST3:27 PM VEN23:57 UAE2:57 PM CT-Joyce hit one of three homers off Jon Lester to help the Tampa Bay Rays beat the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox 8-3 on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Joyce is 5 for 13 with two homers in the last three games.
|June 3 2:08 PM PT3:08 PM MT4:08 PM CT5:08 PM ET17:08 ET21:08 GMT5:08 CST2:08 PM MST4:08 PM EST4:38 PM VEN1:08 UAE (+1)4:08 PM CT-Joyce had two hits and scored twice in Sunday's 11-3 rout of the Tribe.
Analysis: Joyce is hitting .340 over his last 16 games.
|May 19 10:47 AM PT11:47 AM MT12:47 PM CT1:47 PM ET13:47 ET17:47 GMT1:47 CST10:47 AM MST12:47 PM EST1:17 PM VEN21:47 UAE12:47 PM CT-Joyce hit a go-ahead two-run double in a six-run ninth-inning rally, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays to a 10-6 victory over the Orioles on Saturday, ending Baltimore's franchise-record streak of 109 straight wins when leading after seven innings.
Analysis: Joyce also homered and finished 3 for 5 with a career high-tying five RBIs.
|May 1 12:34 PM PT1:34 PM MT2:34 PM CT3:34 PM ET15:34 ET19:34 GMT3:34 CST12:34 PM MST2:34 PM EST3:04 PM VEN23:34 UAE2:34 PM CT-Joyce was 2 for 4 with a two-run homer in Tampa Bay's 8-2 loss to Kansas City on Tuesday.
Analysis: Joyce is 6 for 17 (.353) over his last four games with three homers and six RBIs.
|Apr. 27 12:28 PM PT1:28 PM MT2:28 PM CT3:28 PM ET15:28 ET19:28 GMT3:28 CST12:28 PM MST2:28 PM EST2:58 PM VEN23:28 UAE2:28 PM CT-Joyce went 2 for 5 with a homer and two RBIs in Friday's 5-4 loss to the Chicago White Sox.
Analysis: Joyce had two RBIs in his first 18 games this season.