Tampa native Matt Joyce says there's something special about playing before his hometown crowd as a Ray. But there's one local fan, as you'll see in the video, who's always after him for Rays' hats. The utility player also lets us in on his secrets for a good workout and his favorite restaurant in the Tampa Bay area (where you could probably get his autograph on a napkin).
Video: Meet Tampa Bay Rays' Matt Joyce
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