Found June 20, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
PLAYERS: Tyler Thornburg
MILWAUKEE After tossing an impressive five innings in his major league debut, then running out of gas in a tough sixth inning, big-time prospect and Brewers right-hander Tyler Thornburg was optioned to Triple-A Nashville on Wednesday afternoon. Thornburg received a no-decision in his only action after skipping Triple-A in a call-up from Double-A Huntsville. He was scheduled to pitch in the Southern League All-Star game before getting the call to the major leagues. The top prospect found the positives in his first start. "You try to keep the good things in mind," Thornburg said Tuesday. "That last inning, you try to wash out as much as possible." After hearing the Brewers sent him to Nashville, Thornburg remained positive. "I was very blessed to have the opportunity," Thornburg said. "I can go back to Triple-A and work on some things that I need to do here, not just in the minor leagues and get better for the next one." Follow Ryan Kartj...

Thornburg simply runs out of gas in debut

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Report: Thornburg will get start vs. Jays

After some secrecy from Brewers manager Ron Roenicke on Monday night as to who would take Shaun Marcum's vacated start Tuesday, it appears, according to his high school baseball team's Twitter account, that big-time prospect Tyler Thornburg will take the hill for Milwaukee against the Blue Jays. "Tyler Thornburg, Riverwood '07, 1st major league start Tues. June...

The 2012 Minor League Report – Week 12

Recent callup Tyler Thornburg of the Milwaukee Brewers did not last long in the major leagues as he was sent back to the minor leagues after allowing five runs in 5 1/3 innings with four home runs surrendered and two strikeouts against the Toronto Blue Jays last night. He might have stuck around a start or two had he pitched well, but with Shaun Marcum not expected to miss too...

Looking Back At Brewers SP Debuts

Photo: Jeff Gross/Getty Images After several hours on the "probable pitchers" list without an announcement, the Brewers finally made it official around 1:30 today: Tyler Thornburg will be starting tonight in place of the injured Shaun Marcum. The 23 year-old Thornburg is the Brewers' 4th-best prospect, according to Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus, and will be...
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