Nationals claimed LHP Matt Thornton off waivers from the Yankees.
Yankees signed LHP Matt Thornton to a two-year, $7 million contract.
Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that six to seven teams are interested in free agent reliever Matt Thornton.
Red Sox declined LHP Matt Thornton's $6 million option for 2014.
Matt Thornton will not be on the World Series roster for the Red Sox.
Matt Thornton threw a bullpen session Monday and will pitch in a simulated game Tuesday.
Red Sox activated LHP Matt Thornton from the 15-day disabled list.
Matt Thornton (oblique) threw a simulated game Friday.
Matt Thornton (oblique) threw on flat ground Tuesday.
Red Sox placed LHP Matt Thornton on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to August 5, with a right oblique strain.
Matt Thornton has felt continued improvement with his strained right oblique.
Matt Thornton was removed from Sunday's game with a right oblique issue.
Matt Thornton left Sunday's game with an apparent injury.
Red Sox acquired LHP Matt Thornton and cash considerations from the White Sox for OF Brandon Jacobs.