UNC Baseball: MLB Update
|High School:||Ardrey Kell|
|Born:||September 30, 1993 (25)|
With the Midsummer Classic coming up July 9, it is a good time to check in with UNC Baseball alumni in the majors. This season...Thursday July 4, 2019
Blue Jays’ Trent Thornton hit hard again as questions arise on what’s wrong
The last time Trent Thornton was tipping his pitches, during a rough April stretch when he gave up 13 runs over three outings, the problem...Thursday July 4, 2019
Trent Thornton, Trevor Kelley share ‘special brotherhood,’ now as major-leaguers
Media members know not to ask a pitcher for an interview before starts. On Tuesday, Trent Thornton had a couple reasons to make an exception...
Wednesday July 3, 2019
Blue Jays’ Trent Thornton delivers win and message in Houston
It was admittedly a little weird for Trent Thornton when the right-hander made his major-league debut in Toronto in March, wearing a Blue Jays jersey...
Tuesday June 18, 2019
Facing team that traded him, Trent Thornton excels
Who could blame Trent Thornton if he brought a little extra something with him to his start against the Houston Astros on Sunday? That's not...
Monday June 17, 2019
Blue Jays' Trent Thornton aiming to show Astros what they missed out on
Trent Thornton envisioned his major league debut with the Astros, the organization which plucked him from North Carolina with a fifth-round selection in the 2015...
Sunday June 16, 2019
Aaron Sabato, Danny Serretti Named Perfect Game Freshman All-Americans
Aaron Sabato and Danny Serretti were named first-team Perfect Game Freshman All-Americans, the site announced Thursday. This is the first time since 2013 that...Thursday June 13, 2019
How Trent Thornton's unorthodox delivery presents a coaching quandry
“My arm goes down behind my back then shoots up like a slingshot and then releases. It’s not the most attractive arm action.” That’s how...
Wednesday April 17, 2019
Blue Jays getting all they could’ve wished for from Trent Thornton
When Trent Thornton was growing up, his favorite pitcher was Toronto Blue Jays ace Roy Halladay. If Thornton has a career anywhere near as great...
Saturday April 6, 2019
Blue Jays’ Trent Thornton talks about his ‘funky’ pitching delivery
Trent Thornton made history in his Major League Baseball debut Sunday, striking out eight batters against the Detroit Tigers. But that’s not the only reason...
Tuesday April 2, 2019