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Matt Thornton

40-Year-Old Pitcher – Free Agent

2016 Stats

W-L

2-1

ERA

2.18

WHIP

1.06

K

23

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

W-L

ERA

WHIP

K

SV

2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Another year, another effective performance in relief for the seemingly ageless Thornton, who turns 40 this coming September. The left-hander doesn't quite have the overpowering fastball he once did, ...

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2016 ADP:

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 6"   WT: 235   DOB: 9/15/1976   BORN: Centreville, MI   COLLEGE: Grand Valley State   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Matt Thornton Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with San Diego in March 2016. Worth $1.6 million plus $2.4 million in incentives if he makes the team and can request release on 3/27.

Matt Thornton Vs. Pitcher Stats     View Full Matt Thornton Player Page
 
Min AB:  
Batter Team AB H AVG 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS SLG OBP OPS
Joe Mauer MIN 33 10 .303 1 0 0 5 2 6 2 0 .333 .343 .676
Justin Morneau 33 5 .152 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .152 .152 .303
Curtis Granderson NY-N 29 5 .172 1 0 0 2 0 7 0 1 .207 .200 .407
Shin-Soo Choo TEX 26 8 .308 1 0 1 5 0 12 0 0 .462 .308 .769
Ichiro Suzuki MIA 25 7 .280 1 1 0 1 0 3 1 0 .400 .280 .680
Travis Hafner 25 5 .200 2 0 1 3 3 6 0 0 .400 .286 .686
Jhonny Peralta STL 23 5 .217 2 0 1 6 1 7 2 0 .435 .240 .675
David DeJesus 23 4 .174 2 0 0 3 1 5 0 1 .261 .208 .469
Victor Martinez DET 22 6 .273 0 0 1 3 3 1 1 1 .409 .360 .769
Robinson Cano SEA 20 3 .150 0 0 0 4 4 9 0 0 .150 .292 .442
Grady Sizemore 19 5 .263 0 0 1 4 5 8 0 0 .421 .423 .844
Carl Crawford 18 7 .389 1 1 0 1 0 6 0 1 .556 .389 .944
Asdrubal Cabrera NY-N 17 6 .353 2 1 0 6 1 4 0 0 .588 .389 .977
Michael Cuddyer 16 3 .188 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .188 .235 .423
Jason Kubel 16 3 .188 1 0 0 1 0 9 0 0 .250 .188 .438
Nick Markakis ATL 15 6 .400 2 1 0 1 2 4 0 1 .667 .471 1.137
Mark Teahen 15 6 .400 1 0 1 5 1 4 2 0 .667 .438 1.104
David Ortiz 15 3 .200 0 0 0 0 3 4 1 0 .200 .333 .533
Mark Teixeira 15 3 .200 2 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .333 .294 .627
Nick Punto 15 2 .133 1 0 0 1 3 5 0 0 .200 .278 .478
Billy Butler 14 3 .214 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 .286 .267 .552
Coco Crisp 14 3 .214 1 0 0 4 3 2 0 0 .286 .333 .619
Chris Davis BAL 14 3 .214 1 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .286 .214 .500
Chone Figgins 13 4 .308 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .385 .400 .785
Carlos Guillen 13 3 .231 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 .308 .313 .620
Brian Roberts 13 1 .077 1 0 0 1 3 4 1 0 .154 .250 .404
Ryan Raburn 12 4 .333 1 0 0 3 0 5 0 0 .417 .333 .750
Alex Gordon KC 12 3 .250 0 0 0 0 1 6 1 0 .250 .357 .607
Eric Hosmer KC 12 3 .250 1 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 .333 .250 .583
Eric Chavez 11 4 .364 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 .364 .462 .825
Torii Hunter 11 4 .364 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 0 .364 .417 .780
Casey Kotchman 11 2 .182 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .182 .182 .364
Kosuke Fukudome 11 1 .091 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .091 .091 .182
Adam Lind 11 1 .091 0 0 0 1 0 8 4 0 .091 .091 .182
Michael Young 11 1 .091 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .091 .167 .258
Mike Napoli 11 0 .000 0 0 0 2 1 5 2 0 .000 .143 .143
Johnny Damon 10 4 .400 1 0 1 3 2 3 0 0 .800 .500 1.300
Bobby Abreu 10 3 .300 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 .400 .417 .817
Aubrey Huff 10 3 .300 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 .400 .417 .817
Placido Polanco 10 3 .300 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 .900 .300 1.200
Ramon Santiago TOR 10 3 .300 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .300 .300 .600
Michael Saunders 10 3 .300 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 .600 .300 .900
Daric Barton 10 2 .200 0 0 0 2 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .400
Miguel Cabrera DET 10 2 .200 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Carlos Pena 10 2 .200 0 0 1 4 3 3 1 0 .500 .429 .929
Adrian Gonzalez LA 10 1 .100 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .100 .182 .282
Hideki Matsui 10 0 .000 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .000 .167 .167
Kendrys Morales TOR 9 4 .444 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .444 .400 .844
Nick Swisher 9 4 .444 1 0 1 2 2 2 1 0 .889 .500 1.389
Brennan Boesch 9 2 .222 0 0 1 3 0 6 0 0 .556 .222 .778
Lonnie Chisenhall CLE 9 2 .222 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .333 .222 .556
Nelson Cruz SEA 9 2 .222 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .222 .222 .444
Ben Revere 9 2 .222 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .333 .300 .633
Mike Moustakas KC 9 1 .111 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 .111 .111 .222
Miguel Olivo 9 1 .111 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 .444 .111 .556
Ryan Garko 8 4 .500 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .500 .556 1.056
Delmon Young 8 4 .500 1 0 0 3 1 3 0 0 .625 .556 1.181
Hank Blalock 8 3 .375 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .500 .444 .944
Jacoby Ellsbury NY-A 8 3 .375 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .375 .375 .750
Franklin Gutierrez 8 3 .375 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 .375 .375 .750
Derek Jeter 8 3 .375 0 1 1 3 1 0 2 0 1.000 .444 1.444
Lyle Overbay 8 3 .375 1 0 0 3 0 4 0 0 .500 .375 .875
Carlos Santana CLE 8 3 .375 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .500 .375 .875
Jason Giambi 8 2 .250 0 0 2 4 2 2 0 0 1.000 .400 1.400
Brandon Inge 8 2 .250 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 .625 .400 1.025
Jorge Posada 8 2 .250 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .250 .333 .583
Adrian Beltre TEX 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .125 .222 .347
Michael Brantley CLE 8 1 .125 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 .125 .250 .375
Melky Cabrera CHI-A 8 1 .125 0 0 1 3 0 4 0 0 .500 .125 .625
Ryan Doumit 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .125 .125 .250
Josh Hamilton 8 1 .125 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .125 .125 .250
Cliff Pennington ANA 8 1 .125 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 .125 .125 .250
A.J. Pierzynski 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .250
Justin Smoak TOR 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .125 .222 .347
Denard Span SF 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .125 .222 .347
Casey Blake 7 4 .571 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 1.143 .625 1.768
Jason Bartlett 7 3 .429 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .714 .500 1.214
Vladimir Guerrero 7 3 .429 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .857
Dan Johnson LA 7 3 .429 0 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 .857 .556 1.413
Garret Anderson 7 2 .286 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .286 .286 .571
Raul Ibanez 7 2 .286 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 .286 .375 .661
Alex Rodriguez 7 2 .286 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 .286 .444 .730
Melvin Upton Jr. TOR 7 2 .286 0 0 0 3 2 2 0 0 .286 .444 .730
Ben Zobrist CHI-N 7 2 .286 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 .714 .375 1.089
Russell Branyan 7 1 .143 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 1 .143 .143 .286
Jack Cust 7 1 .143 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .143 .250 .393
Adam Kennedy 7 1 .143 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .286 .143 .429
Mitch Maier 7 1 .143 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .143 .250 .393
David Murphy 7 1 .143 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .286 .250 .536
Daniel Murphy WAS 7 1 .143 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 .143 .222 .365
Colby Rasmus 7 1 .143 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .143 .143 .286
Marco Scutaro 7 1 .143 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .393
Kyle Seager SEA 7 1 .143 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .143 .250 .393
Luis Valbuena 7 1 .143 1 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .286 .143 .429
John Buck 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .000 .125 .125
Ben Broussard 6 4 .667 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .833 .667 1.500
Alberto Callaspo 6 4 .667 3 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 1.167 .571 1.738
Mark Grudzielanek 6 4 .667 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.333 .667 2.000
Dioner Navarro 6 4 .667 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.167 .667 1.833
Lucas Duda NY-N 6 3 .500 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 .667 .500 1.167
Ian Kinsler DET 6 3 .500 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .571 1.071
James Loney 6 3 .500 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .571 1.071
Aaron Rowand 6 3 .500 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 .571 1.571
Chase Utley 6 3 .500 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .833 .500 1.333
Erick Aybar 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .429 .762
Ross Gload 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .333 .429 .762
Eric Hinske 6 2 .333 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 .429 1.429
Kevin Millar 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Jose Molina 6 2 .333 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 .833 .333 1.167
Craig Monroe 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Timo Perez 6 2 .333 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 .833 .333 1.167
Alfonso Soriano 6 2 .333 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 .333 .500 .833
Mark Trumbo 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Alex Avila 6 1 .167 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .167 .143 .310
Jamey Carroll 6 1 .167 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .167 .500
Alcides Escobar KC 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167 .167 .333
Jeff Francoeur 6 1 .167 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .333 .286 .619
Esteban German 6 1 .167 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333 .167 .500
Jose Guillen 6 1 .167 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 .167 .143 .310
Jack Hannahan 6 1 .167 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .167 .500
Brendan Harris DET 6 1 .167 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .286 .619
Akinori Iwamura 6 1 .167 1 0 0 1 1 4 1 0 .333 .286 .619
Jason Kipnis CLE 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .167 .286 .452
Gary Matthews Jr. 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .167 .286 .452
Jay Payton 6 1 .167 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .167 .286 .452
Sean Rodriguez ATL 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .452
Matt Wieters 6 1 .167 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .167 .500
Angel Berroa 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Ty Wigginton 6 0 .000 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000