Tyler Thornburg RUMORS & NEWS

  • Red Sox release Tyler Thornburg

    ESPN "The Boston Red Sox released pitcher Tyler Thornburg on Wednesday, putting an end to his disappointing career with the team. Thornburg, 30, was acquired at the 2016 winter meetings in a trade with the Milwaukee Brewers for infielder Travis Shaw and minor league prospects Mauricio..." July 10

  • Tyler Thornburg Rejects Minor League Assignment

    MLB Trade Rumors "Right-hander Tyler Thornburg has refused an optional to Triple-A Pawtucket with the Red Sox and is “trending toward being released” by the organization, Rob Bradford of WEEI.com reports (via Twitter). The Red Sox recalled Thornburg’s rehab assignment yesterday, triggering a..." July 09

  • Red Sox Face Decision On Tyler Thornburg

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Red Sox announced today that they have recalled the rehabilitation assignment of righty Tyler Thornburg. While the reliever remains on the injured list for the time being, the move begins a two-day period within which the club will have to decide whether to activate him or instead remove..." July 08

  • Tyler Thornburg the wild card in Red Sox bullpen

    Boston Herald "Before right-hander Tyler Thornburg was shut down for the season last September, complications from thoracic outlet syndrome were so intrusive that he needed a full week to recover from each outing. His range of motion was so limited that he couldn’t get on top of his curveball..." January 29

  • Can Tyler Thornburg Be Late-Inning Arm Red Sox Bullpen Needs In 2019?

    NESN "When the Boston Red Sox acquired Tyler Thornburg prior to the 2017 season, the hope was he’d be a reliable late-inning arm for the next three-plus seasons. Through two campaigns, by no fault of Thornburg’s, that hasn’t been the case. But with a lot to prove in Year..." January 25