Matt Thornton

Nationals Give Up Nothing, Get Yankees Primary Lefty Reliever Matt ThorntonMike Rizzo explains how, in a strange move, the Nationals were able to acquire lefty reliever Matt Thornton from the Yankees from waivers, without giving up a player.
Nats Claim Thornton, Put Ramos on Paternity List The Washington Nationals claimed left-handed reliever Matt Thornton off waivers from the New York Yankees and put catcher Wilson Ramos on the paternity list before Tuesday night's game against the New York Mets.