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Old 07-15-2013, 04:39 PM
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Originally Posted by MISoxfan View Post
He had a great run with the Sox. I doubt we'll see another reliever pitch for the Sox for 7 seasons any time soon.
Yeah, bullpen has tons of turnover on all teams. 7 seasons for a relief pitcher with one team is an amazing. When Thornton started his White Sox career, his bullpen mates were Bobby Jenks, Mike MacDougal, Neal Cotts,

Originally Posted by PaleHoser View Post
And let's not forget getting him from Seattle was one of Kenny Williams best trades.
Also, it was one of the best "Coop will fix 'em" jobs ever. One spring training session with Coop and he was fixed.
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