It's nice they got the 4th year option.
But if they're going to stick with Thorpe in the pen I don't think they're going to need it. Seems like the fringy starter prospects quite often end up bullpen aces once the team finally commits to them being a full time reliever. Thorpe's my pick for this year's dark horse bullpen break out star.
Now to bookmark this page so I can come back and delete this post a month from now if he goes in the tank.