Zack Thornton has been promoted to Indianapolis.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have promoted Zack Thornton from Altoona to Indianapolis. He’s now the third pitcher added to Indianapolis today, following Atahualpa Severino and Graham Godfrey. The Pirates also reinstated Chase d’Arnaud from the 60-day disabled list, putting the 40-man roster at 41. Three pitchers have been added to Indianapolis...
LEFT HANDED PITCHER
Born: Novermber 6, 1984
Signed: Int’l free agent, 2004 (Expos)
How Acquired: Trade with Royals (cash)
Country: Dominican Republic
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Severino signed with the Montreal Expos during their vagabond days; his $6,000 bonus was big...
According to Bob Dutton of Royals Report, the Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired Atahualpa Severino from the Kansas City Royals for cash considerations.
#Royals trade AAA Omaha Atahualpa Severino to Pittsburgh for cash considerations. Will be assigned to AAA Indianapolis.
— Bob Dutton (@Royals_Report) May 31, 2013
Severino is a left-handed pitcher who has pitched 4.2 innings in...