|Jan. 24 12:49 PM PT1:49 PM MT2:49 PM CT3:49 PM ET15:49 ET20:49 GMT4:49 1:49 PM MST3:49 PM EST4:19 PM VEN0:49 UAE (+1)2:49 PM CT-The Diamondbacks have agreed to a one-year, minor league contract with Thole.
Analysis: The 30-year-old Thole, who has been the personal catcher for knuckleballer R.A. Dickey, played four seasons with the Mets and the last four with the Blue Jays. He is the third catcher acquired by Arizona in the offseason, joining Chris Iannetta and Jeff Mathis. The team already had Chris Herrmann and Oscar Hernandez on the roster.
|July 17 11:27 AM PT12:27 PM MT1:27 PM CT2:27 PM ET14:27 ET18:27 GMT2:27 11:27 AM MST1:27 PM EST1:57 PM VEN22:27 UAE1:27 PM CT-Thole came up big with two hits and two RBIs in Saturday's 5-4 loss to the A's.
Analysis: Thole has gone 4 for 6 with four RBIs in his last two games dating to before the All-Star break.