Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:20:15 -0800
The agent for OF Eric Thames (Astros) said Friday, Dec. 6, that his client will play for the NC Dinos of the Korean League in 2014.
Thu, 05 Sep 2013 13:01:49 -0700
The Houston Astros claimed OF Eric Thames off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles Thursday, Sept. 5.
Sun, 01 Sep 2013 13:15:55 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have promoted Cs Chris Snyder and Steve Clevenger from Triple-A Norfolk. In addition, SP Wei-Yin Chen was recalled from the organization's Gulf coast League affiliate. In corresponding moves, C Taylor Teagarden and OF Eric Thames were designated for assignment.
Sun, 30 Jun 2013 11:21:52 -0700
Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles OF Eric Thames (hand) will report to Class A Sarasota before eventually joining Triple-A Norfolk so that he can rehab a non-displaced fracture of the second metacarpal of his left hand. He sustained the injury while playing for Triple-A Tacoma June 15, when he was spiked by an infielder in a collision. Thames is expected to be cleared for baseball activities within the next 10 days.
Sun, 30 Jun 2013 11:09:40 -0700
The Seattle Mariners have traded OF Eric Thames to the Baltimore Orioles, in exchange for minor league INF Ty Kelly.
Sun, 30 Jun 2013 11:09:02 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have acquired OF Eric Thames from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for minor league INF Ty Kelly. Thames has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk.
Sat, 22 Jun 2013 15:30:26 -0700
The Seattle Mariners have activated OF Franklin Gutierrez (hamstring) from the 60-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, the team placed OF Mike Morse (quadriceps) on the 15-day disabled list with a right quadriceps strain. The team also designated OF Eric Thames for assignment.
Wed, 20 Mar 2013 10:45:42 -0700
The Seattle Mariners reassigned OF Eric Thames, P Logan Bawcom and C Mike Zunino to minor league camp Tuesday, March 19. Thames was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma.
Fantasy Tip: Zunino is the team's long-term plan at catcher, and there is a good chance he'll be called up at some point this season. He can hit for average and power and should be rostered in most keeper leagues this season.
Fri, 01 Feb 2013 16:20:04 -0800
The Seattle Mariners inked 3B Kyle Seager, 1B Justin Smoak, INF Francisco Martinez, Ps Blake Beavan, Lucas Luetge and Chance Ruffin and OFs Julio Morban, Carlos Peguero, Eric Thames and Casper Wells to undisclosed one-year deals for the 2013 season.
Sat, 29 Dec 2012 11:59:53 -0800
The Seattle Mariners' 2013 starting outfield is currently projected to feature Michael Saunders, Franklin Gutierrez and a possible platoon of Casper Wells and Raul Ibanez, with Eric Thames and Carlos Peguero likely competing for reserve outfield roster spots, along with OF Jason Bay, who is not a lock to make the 25-man roster. Ibanez is also expected to split time at designated hitter with Kendrys Morales and Jesus Montero.