Joe Thatcher 54 | Pitcher

Los Angeles Angels

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Fri. Sep 12, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Thatcher was reinstated from the 15-day disabled list Friday. Impact: Thatcher will add another arm to the Angels bullpen for the remainder of the season, and he could extend that into the postseason with a good showing in September.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 8, 2014
News: Thatcher (ankle) will meet with the Angels on Tuesday to be evaluated. The outcome will result in him either being activated or throwing a simulated game, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports. Impact: Thatcher will join the Angels' bullpen if he's activated, or will need to throw a simulated game in preparation for activation at a later point. The veteran pitcher will also provide some added experience to the bullpen, and could be a candidate to stay on the team for the postseason.(RotoWire, )
Sep 7, 2014
News: Thatcher (ankle) allowed two runs on two hits in an inning for Double-A Arkansas on Sunday. Impact: Thatcher pitched in a live game for the first time since Aug. 2. According to Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times, manager Mike Scioscia said that the length of Thatcher's rehab stint will be determined by how he looks on the mound and how he feels after each outing. He tallied a 3.00 ERA in time split between the Angels and the Diamondbacks before being sidelined with the injury.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 5, 2014
News: Thatcher (left ankle sprain) felt good during drills Friday and is expected to pitch in a minor league playoff game Sunday, MLB.com's Alden Gonzalez reports. Impact: Assuming everything goes as planned for Thatcher, he could be pitching out of the Angels' bullpen in a setup role again relatively soon.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Sep 4, 2014
News: Thatcher (ankle) faced hitters in the batting cage Thursday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports. Impact: Thatcher was pleased with how the session went and will attempt to take part in some fielding drills Friday. The Angels believe the lefty should be available out of the bullpen in the coming days, but it's too early to say for certain when he might be activated.(RotoWire, )
Joe Thatcher
2014 Season
W-L
2-1
SV
0
ERA
3.00
K
26
Bio
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 229  Age: 32
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 10/4/1981, Indianapolis, Indiana
College: Indiana State
Debut: 2007
Salary: $2,375,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury