Joe Thatcher

Arizona Diamondbacks #57 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 10/04/81
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 230
  • Bats/Throws: L/L

2014 Expectations: Joe Thatcher

Continuing the preview of the Diamondbacks' 2014 roster with a look at their left-handed specialist, Joe Thatcher.

D-backs sign Oliver Perez

It appears the Diamondbacks have added another left-handed pitcher to the roster, with reports indicating they have signed veteran Oliver Perez to a two-year deal.

J.P. Howell, taking on all batters

After a successful first season with the Dodgers, Howell signed a 2-year deal

Joe Thatcher Agrees to 1-Year Deal

The LOOGY has agreed to a deal to continue the Diamondback streak of avoiding arbitration hearings.

Four Diamondbacks file for arbitration

Another marker on the way to Opening Day was reached today, as four Diamondbacks filed for arbitration: Josh Collmenter, Gerardo Parra, Joe Thatcher and Mark Trumbo.

Catching Up With MLB Trade Rumors' Padres Posts

What sort of things are being written that can be part of our offseason speculations?

Arizona places Montero on the DL

The Diamondbacks will be without their starting catcher while he recovers from a strained back.

Kershaw dominates the week

The Dodgers' ace lowers his ERA to 1.87 while two teams in the division complete a trade at the deadline.

DBacks trade Ian Kennedy to Padres

The Arizona Diamondbacks traded pitcher Ian Kennedy to the San Diego Padres this afternoon, receiving lefty Joe Thatcher, prospect Matt Stites, and a 2014 draft pick

Ian Kennedy for Joe Thatcher: Gut reaction

Can't many teams who have dealt their Opening Day starter at the trade deadline. Think it's unique in Diamondbacks history, certainly. Here are some more quick thoughts on the deal.

Padres aim to improve rotation with Kennedy

Both Ian Kennedy and the Padres are lost in 2013, but maybe they can work things out together.

Padres Acquire Pitching Help For Now And Future

In a trade deadline deal, the Padres acquired Ian Kennedy from the Diamondbacks in exchange for Joe Thatcher, AA reliever Matt Stites and a Comp Round B pick in the 2014 draft.

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