Wednesday Aug 6
Yanks let Nats claim Thornton in money-saving move
The first indication that revealed left-hander Matt Thornton was no longer a Yankee was the chair by his locker had a different number.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Yankees reliever Matt Thornton's waiver claim all about roster, financial flexibility
Monday night, Matt Thornton came out of the Yankees bullpen to record the final out of the sixth inning, a situation he had been in numerous times already this season.
New York Post
Yankees deal lefty Matt Thornton to Nationals
The left-hander signed a two-year, $7 million deal with the Yankees in the offseason, replacing Boone Logan out of the bullpen.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Boone Logan is healthy, rested and ready to go
The club gave the former Yankees reliever a three-year, $16.5 million contract to help shore up its bullpen.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Justin Morneau, Boone Logan became the latest additions to the Rockies' disabled list
A rift from a blues classic - "Born under a bad sign ... if it wasn't for bad luck, I wouldn't have no luck at all" - seems just about right for the 2014 Rockies.