Mon, 14 Jan 2013 00:21:14 -0800
Former major-league OF Marcus Thames was hired as a minor league hitting coordinator by the New York Yankees. Thames, who retired Friday, Jan. 11, is best known for his 2004-09 stint with the Detroit Tigers, but he also played for the Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers in his career.
Fri, 11 Jan 2013 05:17:18 -0800
Free-agent OF Marcus Thames (Yankees) has retired.
Fri, 22 Jul 2011 07:22:17 -0700
The New York Yankees signed free-agent OF Marcus Thames (Dodgers) to a minor league contract. Thames will report to Tampa and work out at the minor league complex before being assigned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes Barre.
Wed, 20 Jul 2011 06:30:16 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers released OF Marcus Thames.
Tue, 12 Jul 2011 19:57:25 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers designated OF Marcus Thames for assignment Tuesday, July 12. Thames hit just .197 with two homers and seven RBIs.
Mon, 27 Jun 2011 09:42:48 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Marcus Thames (calf) will not go on the disabled list and could serve as the designated hitter during the team's six-game road trip to American League parks.
Sat, 25 Jun 2011 23:50:51 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Marcus Thames (calf) had an MRI Saturday, June 25, which confirmed a strained left calf. He is considered day to day.
Fri, 24 Jun 2011 20:15:32 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Marcus Thames (calf) left the game Friday, June 24, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim due to a strained left calf. He is considered day to day.
Mon, 06 Jun 2011 13:16:38 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers optioned SS Ivan De Jesus and SP John Ely to the minors Monday, June 6, and designated OF Jay Gibbons and SS Juan Castro for assignment to make room for RP Blake Hawksworth (hip), OF Marcus Thames (quadriceps) and SS Juan Uribe (abdominal).
Mon, 06 Jun 2011 11:09:42 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Jerry Sands could be demoted to the minors when the team activates OF Marcus Thames (quadriceps) from the disabled list Monday, June 6. If Sands is not sent down, the team could release OF Jay Gibbons.