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Matt Thornton #1AS-1AW-3
|Recent Contract:||Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($7m) by New York Yankees (2014-01-11)|
|Organizations:||SEA, CHA, BOS, WAS, NYA|
|Signed by:||Ken Madeja|
|Connect to Player:
Fastball (64.75%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (17.63%) -- Slider (12.59%) -- Cutter (5.03%)
|| - 95.35 -  - 94.28 -  - 95.03 -  - 95.83 -  - 96.11
TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
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TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
|Player Movement (May 2012-)|
|2014-08-05||Washington Nationals||RP||Active-MLB||Washington Nationals||MLB||Claimed off waivers from Yankees by Nationals||40man|
|2014-01-11||New York Yankees||RP||Active-MLB||New York Yankees||MLB||Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($7m)||40man|
|2013-11-03||RP||FA||MLB||Red Sox declined option for 2014||---|
|2013-08-25||Boston Red Sox||RP||Active-MLB||Boston Red Sox||MLB||Activated from DL||40man|
|2013-08-08||Boston Red Sox||RP||DL-15||Boston Red Sox||MLB||DL-15 Strained right oblique [-]||40man|
|2013-07-13||Boston Red Sox||RP||Active-MLB||Boston Red Sox||MLB||Traded from White Sox to Red Sox for Brandon Jacobs||40man|
|2012-05-04||Chicago White Sox||RP||Active-MLB||Chicago White Sox||MLB||40man|
|2007-04-01||Signed by White Sox (3-year extension, team option in 2010)|
|2006-03-20||Traded by Mariners to White Sox for Joe Borchard|
|Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 1st round (22nd overall) of 1998 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
| *Did not sign* ... Selected by Detroit Tigers in 27th round (742nd overall) of 1995 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
|Salary Metrics 1985-|
|2014||New York Yankees||$ 3,500,000||290||17||68||$ 500,000||$ 3,221,039||2014-01-11 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($7m)|
|2014||Washington Nationals||$ 3,500,000||290||15||68||$ 500,000||$ 3,221,039||2014-01-11 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($7m)|
|2013||Chicago White Sox||$ 5,500,000||185||8||80||$ 490,000||$ 3,003,067|
|2013||Boston Red Sox||$ 5,500,000||185||12||80||$ 490,000||$ 3,003,067|
|2012||Chicago White Sox||$ 5,500,000||164||10||82||$ 480,000||$ 2,952,482|
|2011||Chicago White Sox||$ 3,000,000||261||14||71||$ 414,000||$ 2,722,607|
|2010||Chicago White Sox||$ 2,250,000||310||16||66||$ 400,000||$ 2,812,594||2010-10-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($7m) 2nd Club option from prior contract|
|2009||Chicago White Sox||$ 1,325,000||383||15||53||$ 400,000||$ 2,746,792||2009-10-06 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($2.25m) 1st option year from 2007 contract|
|2008||Chicago White Sox||$ 875,000||433||20||52||$ 390,000||$ 2,696,252|
|2007||Chicago White Sox||$ 425,000||529||20||35||$ 380,000||$ 2,459,737||2007-04-02 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2007-2009 ($3.25m) Club options for 2010 and 2011|
|2006||Chicago White Sox||$ 355,000||577||24||28||$ 327,000||$ 2,365,072||2006-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.355m) |
|2005||Seattle Mariners||$ 323,000||685||27||24||$ 300,000||$ 2,189,055||2005-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.323m) |
|2004||Seattle Mariners||$ 300,000||755||43||0||$ 300,000||$ 2,070,100|