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Thornburg's filled a variety of roles

  Tyler Thornburg hasn't found a permanent spot on the Brewers roster, but the right-hander has pitched in a variety of roles across many levels in the Milwaukee organization. Brewers manager Ron Roenicke told that the lack of a consistent role has not hurt Thornburg's development, but it does look like the organization will try to give him a more defined role – as...
Via Fox Sports
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Brewers Recall Wooten, Thornburg Sent Down

You can’t really blame any one person but suffice it to say, the Milwaukee Brewers are struggling. In fact, struggling might be putting it lightly. A 2-12 is no one’s idea of a good start, but after a last ditch playoff push in 2014, this ball club is now depleted and came in starting 2015 already running on fumes, with major holes still needing to be filled, especially now that...
Via Baseball Essential
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Healthy Thornburg hopes to reclaim spot in Brewers' bullpen

MILWAUKEE -- As the Brewers weigh relief options on the free-agent market, Tyler Thornburg is hoping to reclaim a spot in Milwaukee's bullpen. Thornburg is fully recovered from an injury to his ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow that caused him to miss the final four months of last season. The right-hander is optimistic he will be ready to go when pitchers and catchers...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Tyler Thornburg placed on DL

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Tyler Thornburg has landed on the 15-day disabled list with elbow soreness, reports Adam McCalvy of Mike Fiers has been called up from Triple-A Nashville to replace Thornburg on the 25-man roster.According to McCalvy, initial tests have not suggested that there are any concerns over Thornburg's ulnar collateral ligament, but the right-hander...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers' Thornburg to DL, Fiers called up

As it turned out, Tyler Thornburg was bothered by something when he struggled to get through his inning of relief Friday night. The right-hander was placed on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with right elbow soreness and will return to Milwaukee to be seen by team physician Dr. William Raasch on Sunday. To fill the roster spot, the Brewers recalled right-hander Mike Fiers from...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

When Tyler Thornburg is in a Collage…

…a collage once inhabited by an inning of the Dock Ellis no-hitter—it might be something, perhaps, along these lines: Cue: Crybaby pedal (artwork by J. Lemont) end of that artwork                (They should make things like this for the HR Derby, I say)
Via Brewers Bar
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers' Thornburg thriving in late-inning bullpen role

MILWAUKEE -- There was no time for Tyler Thornburg to feel sorry for himself. Though he wanted to compete for a spot in the rotation, Thornburg understood why the Milwaukee Brewers were signing Matt Garza to join the starting staff. Now the young right-hander had to find a way to make the big-league roster. "This spring, I really concentrated on doing the things I needed to do to...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Thornburg Makes Brewers out of Spring Training

It would have been difficult to root against Tyler Thornburg this spring training. Viewed as Milwaukee’s best prospect in 2012, Thornburg tantalized in his call-up last season. With the big-league club, the 24-year-old split time between the rotation and the bullpen while compiling a sterling 2.03 ERA and a very solid 1.19 WHIP. It is always exciting for fans to see a top prospect...
Via Brewers Bar
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Should The Royals Make an Offer for Tyler Thornburg?

  Recently, The Milwaukee Brewers’ desperation for a first baseman was exacerbated by failing to bring back Corey Hart and losing out on Logan Morrison as he was traded to The Mariners. Since then, they were in contact with The Mets about acquiring Ike Davis. The Mets wanted prospect pitcher Tyler Thornburg in return. The Brewers eventually balked, thinking that Thornburg was...
Via i70baseball
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Ike Davis Update: Brewers Still Unwilling To Part With Tyler Thornburg

Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports that the Mets and Brewers are still talking about a deal for Ike Davis, but the Brewers still won’t part with RHP Tyler Thornburg. Alderson spoke about how dependent it would be to find a willing partner to trade Davis. “Everybody is aware of what we have. We don’t have to advertise that,’’ Alderson said. “As far as marketing, other...
Via Mets Merized Online
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

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