WATCHLIST: Thornton, Banuelos lead intriguing crop of summer pitching options

The WatchList is a quick-hit look at those minor-league prospects who may be on the verge of a call-up, whether it be due to injury on the big-league club or sterling performance. Many of the players on the WatchList are not top-level prospects, but instead players who could hold some short-term fantasy value in the right situation. Of course, there are many unknowns when it comes to call-ups, but many of these are reserve-worthy players if your league rules allow minor-league pickups.


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