Tyler Thornburg

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Rob Bradford
July 06, 2018 - 9:57 am
Don't expect Tyler Thornburg to jump into the eighth and ninth innings out of the gate. That's the message Red Sox manager Alex Cora passed along when making his weekly appearance on the Dale & Keefe Show Thursday afternoon. "I feel that (Thornburg is a) great addition. Obviously, this guy was...
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Rob Bradford
July 04, 2018 - 11:30 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Travis Shaw has hit 46 home runs while managing an .846 OPS in 224 games since leaving the Red Sox. Tyler Thornburg still hasn't pitched in a game during that time. It's time for a reminder about why one was traded for the other. We have little concept of what kind of pitcher...
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Rob Bradford
July 03, 2018 - 10:35 am
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Red Sox' need for another reliever is going to be a talker in the coming weeks, no doubt. Particularly after watching their eighth-inning guy, Joe Kelly, go through another rough patch in not making it out of the eighth inning in his team's 4-3 win over the Nationals Monday...
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Connor Donahue
June 18, 2018 - 9:01 am
Here is what happened in the Red Sox farm system on Sunday.​ TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (32-35): L, 3-2 at Lehigh Valley -- The PawSox stormed back in the ninth after the IronPigs hung three runs in the seventh. Pawtucket answered with one run in the last frame, but couldn’t plate the tying run...
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Rob Bradford
June 11, 2018 - 6:15 pm
BALTIMORE -- The original plan was to send Mookie Betts to Salem, Virginia, where he would suit up with the Red Sox' Single-A affiliate for at least a game to test his ailing left abdominal muscle. But at about 4 p.m. he emerged in the clubhouse with a smile on his face and clearly the news he was...
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Ryan Hannable
May 09, 2018 - 6:23 pm
NEW YORK -- Prior to Wednesday's game against the Yankees, Red Sox manager Alex Cora offered updates on a few of the team's injured players. -- Reliever Tyler Thornburg has made four minor league rehab appearances following offseason surgery to relieve thoracic outlet syndrome. The right-hander has...
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Rob Bradford
May 01, 2018 - 8:55 am
It was the other trade on the day Chris Sale came to town. Red Sox acquired Tyler Thornburg from the Brewers in exchange for four players -- Travis Shaw, Mauricio Dubon, Josh Pennington and Yeison Coca. It hasn't really worked out as planned. Dubon has established himself as a legitimate shortstop...
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Rob Bradford
February 28, 2018 - 12:46 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Now that the regular season is less than a month away, patience for the Red Sox' walking wounded might be a bit more difficult. But, as Steven Wright, Tyler Thornburg and Eduardo Rodriguez can attest, days like Wednesday make the waiting somewhat easier. Both Wright (knee) and...
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Tyler Thornburg
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John Tomase
June 15, 2017 - 7:40 pm
Updates on the various walking wounded members of the Red Sox, in the wake of the news that reliever Tyler Thornburg will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery. . . * Tyler Thornburg will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery. The Red Sox announced the news of his impending thoracic outlet...
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Ryan Hannable
June 15, 2017 - 3:18 pm
It's official, Tyler Thornburg will not pitch in a game for the Red Sox this season. The Red Sox announced Thursday afternoon that the right-handed reliever will undergo treatment for thoracic outlet syndrome in his right shoulder on Friday, June 16. The procedure will be performed by Dr. Robert...
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