Matt Thornton

New York Yankees #48 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 09/15/76
  • Age: 37
  • Height: 6-6
  • Weight: 235
  • Bats/Throws: L/L

Manny Banuelos could make team as a reliever

A "front office source" tells ESPN New York that prospect Manny Banuelos could break camp with the Yankees as a reliever

Yankees offered Choo $140 MM over seven years

At one point the Yankees offered Shin-Soo Choo a $140 million contract over seven year after Robinson Cano signed elsewhere

Padres were interested in Matt Thornton

Matt Thornton signed with the New York Yankees yesterday, but the San Diego Padres were one of the many teams interested. Imagine the world if Thornton was a Padre.

Matt Thornton, Yankees agree on 2-year deal

Thornton has been in decline the last few years, but could still be effective in a LOOGY role.

Yankees sign Matt Thornton to a two-year deal

The Yankees have signed Matt Thornton to a two-year deal

2013 MLB Winter Meetings Day 2: Nats Links + More

On Day 2 of the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings, new Nationals' manager Matt Williams met with the press for a wide-ranging discussion about his first Spring Training, lineup construction and the sort of reliever he'd like to see the Nats add to the 'pen...

2013 in Review: Michael Bourn

Michael Bourn was signed by the Cleveland Indians to one of the largest contracts in franchise history, but his 2013, the first year of that deal, was something of a disappointment.

Terrerobytes: Peavy has something to talk about

Plus: Possible White Sox hitting coach candidates, the cost of a win and more

Sox will roster 11 pitchers in ALDS, JBJ unlikely

Additional bullpen options, and relying on the outfielders they already have, seems to be Boston's focus for the ALDS.

Doubront unlikely on playoff roster

Doubront was so poor in relief -- again -- that he might have pitched his way out of October.

Daily Red Sox Links: Farrell, WMB, Thornton

Today's links look at the avoidance of the major distractions that were suffered through a year ago, the last few spots on the playoff roster, and the race with Oakland for the AL's best record.

Daily Red Sox Links: Lackey, Bradley, Thornton

Today's links look at why the Red Sox held of on celebrating last night, how Ben Cherington has done in his trades for this season's team, and the symbol of the 2013 Red Sox's turnaround.

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