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Biography Data
Positions: P-865
Proper Name: Matthew J. Thornton
Born: September 15, 1976 (41.090)
Place Three Rivers, Michigan
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 220 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Centreville (Centreville,MI)
College: Grand Valley State University
Drafted: 1998 -- 1st round (22nd overall) by Seattle Mariners (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 27,2004 (27.285)
Service Time:11.129 (2015)
TBC Player ID:7239
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-11-07 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2002]SEA #10
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by San Diego Padres (2016-03-03)
Organizations:SEA, CHA, BOS, NYA, WAS, SDN
Signed by:Ken Madeja
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (57.72%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (22.37%) -- Slider (12.97%) -- Cutter (6.92%) -- Sinker (0.02%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 91.53 - [2015] - 93.68 - [2014] - 94.95 - [2013] - 94.28 - [2012] - 95.03 - [2011] - 95.83 - [2010] - 96.11


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  • Awards for Matt Thornton
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2001MINORCarolina League All-Star TeamPAward History
    2001MINORCarolina League Pitcher of the Year   Award History
    2001MINORMinor League High-A All-Star TeamSPAward History

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