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Monday Aug 25 | BTF's Baseball Primer

Fivethirtyeight: Four Strikes And You're Out

Consider a forgotten game in April 2010 between the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago White Sox.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Cleveland Indians, Chicago White Sox, Baseball Players

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Washington Nationals

Thornton thriving with Nats by throwing strikes

Nationals reliever Matt Thornton entered in the top of the ninth inning Saturday night against the Giants with a comfortable four-run lead.


Related Topix: Sports, Michael Morse, Baseball Players, Pablo Sandoval, Joe Panik, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals

Mon Aug 11, 2014

South Side Sox

Lefties? We don't need no stinkin' lefties.

The White Sox bullpen is going commando for a while with no lefties in the 'pen and none likely for the rest of the month.


Related Topix: Sports, Eric Surkamp, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox

Wed Aug 06, 2014


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.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rich Hill, Boone Logan, David Phelps

Washington Nationals

Nationals activate Thornton, option Treinen

The Washington Nationals today activated left-handed reliever Matt Thornton and optioned right-handed pitcher Blake Treinen to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Blake Treinen, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees

Deep Left Field

UPDATED Cleveland Indians Days of Future Past: Rich Hill

Sep 25, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Rich Hill delivers in the seventh inning against the Chicago White Sox at Progressive Field.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rich Hill, Cleveland Indians, Major League Baseball

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Detroit News

Tigers Mailbag: Reliever Jim Johnson worth a risk-free look

Tuesday night was the night - the night David Price was to make his debut wearing the Tigers' Olde English D. Still, it was a night to tune in - as if FSD needed the ratings.


Related Topix: Sports, Jose Valverde, Baseball Players, Phil Coke

Washington Times

Matt Thornton joins Washington Nationals on waiver claim from Yankees

The team on Tuesday acquired the veteran left-hander off waivers from the New York Yankees.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals