|Jan. 18 5:18 PM PT6:18 PM MT7:18 PM CT8:18 PM ET20:18 ET1:18 GMT9:18 CST6:18 PM MST8:18 PM EST8:48 PM VEN5:18 UAE (+1)7:18 PM CT-The San Diego Padres have agreed to one-year contracts with right-handed pitcher Edinson Volquez and Thatcher and three others, avoiding arbitration with each.
Analysis: Thatcher went 1-4 with a 3.41 ERA and 39 strikeouts over 55 relief appearances for the Padres in 2012. He will earn $1,350,000 this season. He made $700,000 in 2012.
|July 29 4:57 PM PT5:57 PM MT6:57 PM CT7:57 PM ET19:57 ET23:57 GMT7:57 CST4:57 PM MST6:57 PM EST7:27 PM VEN3:57 UAE (+1)6:57 PM CT-San Diego has placed Thatcher on the 15-day disabled list because of tendinitis in his right knee.
Analysis: Thatcher is 0-4 with a 3.42 ERA in 40 appearances.