Originally Posted by TDog
I read that according to the terms of the deal, the White Sox sent enough money with Thornton to pay for his buyout. I'm too tired now to check to confirm that.
I also remember only rejoicing here when Thornton was traded, although few had hopes for what was coming back in return.
I believe they sent .75M. What they got in return was more than what thornton will help this years lost club. Even though I dont think it was much.