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Angels' Matt Joyce fesses up to scratch, says he was late to ballpark
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. “It’s one of those things that shouldn’t ever happen, as a guy who’s been around and who has had some service time, I make a mistake,” Joyce said before Tuesday night’s game against the Blue Jays. “I assumed we had a night game because we had a day game [in Baltimore] on Sunday. Normally, we have night games on Monday. By the time I realized it was a day game, it was a little...

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