From BR Bullpen
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 6' 2", Weight 230 lb.
- School Indiana State University
- High School Kokomo High School
- Debut July 26, 2007
 Biographical Information
Joe Thatcher went undrafted after a 4-8, 5.60 ERA senior season in college. He signed with the independent River City Rascals and played with tem in 2004-2005. He was noticed by scouts at the Frontier League's all-star game in 2005 and he signed with the Milwaukee Brewers, finishing the season in the Brewers' chain.