Zach Thornton

Zach Thornton

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 3"/220

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Zach Thornton Bio

  • Full Name: Zachary James Thornton
  • Born: 5/19/1988 in Los Angeles, CA
  • Draft: 2010, Oakland Athletics, 23rd rd. (695th overall)
  • College: Oregon
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MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Pittsburgh NL

MID Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Burlington MID

Zach Thornton Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
February 3, 2015 New York Mets invited non-roster RHP Zach Thornton to spring training.
April 20, 2014 RHP Zach Thornton assigned to Las Vegas 51s.
April 18, 2014 New York Mets traded 1B Ike Davis to Pittsburgh Pirates for Player To Be Named Later and RHP Zack Thornton.
January 14, 2014 Pittsburgh Pirates invited non-roster RHP Zack Thornton to spring training.
September 1, 2013 RHP Zack Thornton assigned to Indianapolis Indians from Altoona Curve.
July 27, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Altoona Curve from Indianapolis Indians.
July 14, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Indianapolis Indians from Altoona Curve.
June 28, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Altoona Curve from Indianapolis Indians.
May 31, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Indianapolis Indians from Altoona Curve.
May 31, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Indianapolis Indians from Altoona Curve.
May 9, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Altoona Curve from Bradenton Marauders.
April 2, 2013 Zack Thornton assigned to Bradenton Marauders from Altoona Curve.
March 27, 2013 RHP Zack Thornton assigned to Pittsburgh Pirates.
December 1, 2012 Zack Thornton assigned to Altoona Curve.
November 30, 2012 Pittsburgh Pirates traded RHP Chris Resop to Oakland Athletics for RHP Zack Thornton.
April 2, 2012 RHP Zack Thornton assigned to Stockton Ports from Burlington Bees.
March 17, 2012 RHP Zack Thornton assigned to Oakland Athletics.
September 8, 2011 Zack Thornton assigned to Burlington Bees from Midland RockHounds.
September 3, 2011 Zack Thornton assigned to Midland RockHounds from Burlington Bees.
April 4, 2011 Zack Thornton assigned to Burlington Bees from Vermont Lake Monsters.
July 5, 2010 RHP Zack Thornton assigned to Vancouver Canadians from AZL Athletics.
June 21, 2010 Zack Thornton assigned to AZL Athletics from Oakland Athletics.
June 11, 2010 Oakland Athletics signed RHP Zack Thornton.

Zachary James Thornton Bio Info

Zachary James Thornton...Is a 2006 graduate of Oak Park (CA) High School...Played the 2007 and 2008 seasons at Ventura (CA) College, where he was named to the all-SoCal team, the Western State Conference North team and received So-Cal All American honors as a sophomore...Transferred to the University of Oregon in 2009...Went 9-0 with a 3.40 ERA and 73 strikeouts in 17 appearances (12 starts) as a senior, where he was named a Pac-10 honorable mention selection.

2013

Went 7-3 with five saves and a 2.63 ERA (75.1 IP/22 ER) in 42 total appearances (one start) at three different levels of the Pittsburgh organization...Began season with High-A Bradenton...Allowed an earned run in three of his 10 appearances...Was charged with a blown save and suffered his only loss (1.0 IP/1 R) in final appearance with the Marauders on 5/5 at Dunedin...Was promoted to Double-A Altoona on 5/9...Tossed 2.0 scoreless frames in Curve debut and earned the save on 5/11...Made six appearances with Altoona before being promoted to Triple-A Indianapolis on 5/31...Worked 1.0 scoreless inning in Triple-A debut on 5/31 at Columbus...Recorded a win in back-to-back appearances on 6/2 and 6/7 before losing for the only time with Indianapolis on 6/15 at Durham...Made three straight scoreless appearances before returning to Altoona on 6/28...Made three appearances with Indianapolis before being promoted back to Indianapolis on 7/14...Made three appearances with Indianapolis before returning to Double-A again on 7/27...Made first start in professsional career and picked up the win (5.0 IP/1 H/0 R) in final appearance with the Curve on 8/29...Joined Indianapolis for a final time on 9/1 and allowed one unearned run in final appearance on 9/2....Participated in the Arizona Fall League and posted a 3.07 ERA and one save in 11 appearances (14.2 IP/8 H/5 R/5 ER/3 BB/14 SO) with Scottsdale.