Mon, 14 May 2012 20:45:51 -0700
The Minnesota Twins promoted RP Lester Oliveros and OF Wilkin Ramirez to Triple-A Rochester Monday, May 14, and they released 1B Aaron Bates and INF Joe Thurston.
Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:18:52 -0700
The Minnesota Twins signed free-agent INF Joe Thurston (Phillies) to a minor-league contract Wednesday, April 25, and he reported to Triple-A Rochester.
Mon, 23 Apr 2012 10:27:16 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies released 2B Joe Thurston Monday, April 23.
Wed, 28 Mar 2012 12:06:40 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies signed free-agent 2B Joe Thurston (Astros) Wednesday, March 28. He'll open the season in the minors.
Wed, 28 Mar 2012 05:32:23 -0700
The Houston Astros reassigned SS Angel Sanchez, 3B Scott Moore and SS Brian Bixler to minor league camp. They optioned RP Enerio Del Rosario to Triple-A Round Rock and released 2B Joe Thurston.
Sun, 13 Nov 2011 22:51:50 -0800
The Houston Astros signed free-agent 2B Joe Thurston (Marlins) to a minor league contract Sunday, Nov. 13. The deal comes with an invitation to spring training.
Fri, 07 Oct 2011 09:25:05 -0700
Florida Marlins 2B Joe Thurston refused his minor league assignment and became a free agent Thursday, Oct. 6.
Thu, 11 Aug 2011 09:22:26 -0700
Florida Marlins 2B Joe Thurston cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A New Orleans Wednesday, Aug. 10.
Sat, 06 Aug 2011 12:17:22 -0700
The Florida Marlins have acquired IF Alfredo Amezaga from the Colorado Rockies, in exchange for minor league IF Jesus Merchan. Amezaga will be added to the Marlins' 25-man roster immediately. In a corresponding move, IF Joe Thurston was designated for assignment.
Fri, 05 Aug 2011 12:15:51 -0700
The Florida Marlins placed 2B Omar Infante (finger) on the 15-day disabled list Friday, Aug. 5. OF Scott Cousins (back) was moved to the 60-day DL and 2B Joe Thurston was recalled in corresponding moves.