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MATT THORNTON   +

MLB  Washington Nationals   40-man Roster
Positions
P-720
Born
September 15, 1976  (38.002)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-6 / 220
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
High School
Centreville  (Centreville,MI)
College:
Drafted:
Seattle Mariners:  1998-1-22 (June-Reg)  bonus: $925,000 
Signed by
Full Name
Matthew J. Thornton 
TBC Player ID
7239
MLB Debut
June 27, 2004  (27.285)

Pitch Repertoire

2014SpeedShareStrike%#
2-Seam Fastball94.9366.466.58401
Fastball95.3119.067.83115
Cutter88.077.573.3345
Slider82.285.848.5735
Intent Ball85.311.30.008
Recent Contract:  2-years/$7m (2014-2015) by New York Yankees
Top Prospect:  team  2002 (#10-SEA)
Control
40
K-Rating
81
Efficiency
56
vsPower
78

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Felix Rodriguez (85)
2.  Antonio Osuna (84.45)
3.  Cecilio Guante (83.51)
4.  Luis Ayala (83.07)
5.  Joe Borowski (82.97)
6.  Jim Mecir (82.74)
7.  Dyar Miller (82.62)
8.  Paul Shuey (82.41)
9.  Rawly Eastwick (81.94)
10.  Doug Corbett (81.91)
Age: 28
1.  Pat Gomez (85.88)
2.  Aneury Rodriguez (85.41)
3.  Don Cooper (84.63)
4.  Dusty Hughes (84.38)
5.  Bryan Eversgerd (84.16)
6.  Chad Fox (83.87)
7.  Tim Dillard (82.42)
8.  Mike Cook (81.51)
9.  Trey Hodges (81.33)
10.  Doug Creek (81.09)
Age: 29
1.  Scott Service (90.64)
2.  Don Demola (85.81)
3.  Randy Veres (84.99)
4.  Pedro Martinez (84.14)
5.  Ricky Trlicek (83.84)
6.  Josias Manzanillo (83.59)
7.  Julio Solano (82)
8.  Bill Risley (81.62)
9.  Pete Cimino (81.56)
10.  Kurt Knudsen (81.45)
Age: 30
1.  Ted Davidson (85.81)
2.  Ken MacKenzie (85.48)
3.  Don Shaw (85.2)
4.  Fred Lasher (84.79)
5.  Julio Solano (83.68)
6.  Scott Service (82.54)
7.  Gary Wayne (82.33)
8.  Wesley Wright (82.3)
9.  Terry Mathews (82.26)
10.  Bob Humphreys (82.19)
Age: 31
1.  Scott Service (91.17)
2.  Derrick Turnbow (85.88)
3.  Jeff Innis (84.66)
4.  Ken Ryan (84.19)
5.  Ken MacKenzie (84.13)
6.  Brian Bruney (83.46)
7.  Gary Wayne (83.34)
8.  Jim Johnson (82.75)
9.  Carlos Almanzar (81.98)
10.  Craig Breslow (81.79)
Age: 32
1.  Mike Armstrong (90.02)
2.  Dwayne Henry (86.25)
3.  Brian Bruney (84.86)
4.  Jeff Innis (84.36)
5.  Scott Service (83.9)
6.  Mark Huismann (83.6)
7.  Grant Balfour (83.38)
8.  Jose Veras (83.34)
9.  Duaner Sanchez (83.17)
10.  Luis DeLeon (82.99)
Age: 33
1.  Luis Sanchez (85.97)
2.  Dyar Miller (85.89)
3.  Rafael Betancourt (84.59)
4.  Mike Armstrong (84.18)
5.  Scott Service (84.04)
6.  Jerry Spradlin (83.83)
7.  Bob Patterson (83.62)
8.  Grant Balfour (83.46)
9.  Ramon Ramirez (82.38)
10.  Jason Christiansen (82.32)
Age: 34
1.  Dyar Miller (84.94)
2.  Graeme Lloyd (84.3)
3.  Luis Sanchez (84.02)
4.  Scott Service (83.98)
5.  Bob Patterson (83.94)
6.  Jerry Spradlin (83.8)
7.  Rafael Betancourt (83.57)
8.  Antonio Osuna (83.45)
9.  Jason Christiansen (83.07)
10.  Rawly Eastwick (83.06)
Age: 35
1.  Felix Rodriguez (85)
2.  Hector Carrasco (84.74)
3.  Antonio Osuna (84.45)
4.  Graeme Lloyd (83.75)
5.  Cecilio Guante (83.51)
6.  Luis Ayala (83.07)
7.  Jim Mecir (82.74)
8.  Dyar Miller (82.62)
9.  Paul Shuey (82.22)
10.  Larry Andersen (82.1)
Age: 36
1.  Felix Rodriguez (85)
2.  Antonio Osuna (84.45)
3.  Cecilio Guante (83.51)
4.  Luis Ayala (83.07)
5.  Jim Mecir (82.74)
6.  Dyar Miller (82.62)
7.  Rafael Betancourt (82.56)
8.  Paul Shuey (82.41)
9.  Rawly Eastwick (81.94)
10.  Doug Corbett (81.91)


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