Matt Thornton (heel) is on track to join the Padres' bullpen this weekend in Arizona.
Matt Thornton (Achilles) has begun a rehab assignment with High Single-A Lake Elsinore.
Matt Thornton (heel) will throw a batting practice session Wednesday.
Matt Thornton (Achilles) threw a 25-pitch bullpen session on Saturday.
Padres placed LHP Matt Thornton on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 4, with left Achilles tendinitis.
Padres purchased the contract of LHP Matt Thornton from Triple-A El Paso.
Padres signed LHP Matt Thornton to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe hears that Matt Thornton is receiving interest from six teams.
Free agent reliever Matt Thornton said on MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM on Wednesday that he's "waiting for a team to show serious interest."
Stephen J. Nesbitt of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the Pirates have been in touch with the agent for free agent reliever Matt Thornton.
Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press was told by Matt Thornton's agent, Adam Hubble, that about six teams have expressed interest in his client.
According to Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN, the Twins are not interested in free agent southpaw Matt Thornton.
The Braves are pursuing free agent reliever Matt Thornton, a source tells FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal.
Matt Thornton tossed a scoreless ninth inning Monday to finish off the Reds.