The Philadelphia Phillies are quietly making Jim Thome available to American League teams looking for a designated hitter, executives of two AL clubs said Thursday.
There isn't a phony bone in Jim Thome's body. What you see is what you get from the newest member of the 600-homer club.
In just one month, Jim Thome has put himself back on the map as one of the majors' most feared sluggers.
Baseball needs a hero, someone above suspicion who captures our home run imagination and fights to clean up the sport. Our choice: Jim Thome.
Eric Gagne or Mariano Rivera with the game on the line? Griffey or Thome for most career homers? Survey says ...
On a night when Ken Griffey Jr. and Jim Thome could've made home run history together only the latter did so.
In typical Philadelphia fashion, the Phillies christened beautiful Citizens Bank Park with yet another loss.
In the first few days of the season, there have been wins -- and only wins -- for the once lowly Tigers.
The hurricane blew into the NL wild-card race Thursday, but it was Jim Thome that took the Marlins by storm.
The Phillies' highly-paid acquisitions paid big dividends on Opening Day.
It's not a cliche, it's true: Switching leagues isn't easy. Jim Thome is the latest to put it to the test.
It's only spring training, but tempers have certainly been short, writes Jayson Stark.
The addition of Jim Thome has brought a spark to the suddenly exciting Phillies.
On the first day for Phillies pitchers and catchers, Jim Thome arrived and made his presence felt.
From the new darlings (Phillies) to the continued sad-sacks (Devil Rays), baseball had an interesting offseason.
From Jim Thome to Tom Glavine to Pudge Rodriguez, the NL East has a far different look to it.