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Justin Turner

32-Year-Old Third Baseman – Los Angeles Dodgers

2017 Stats

AVG

.388

HR

1

RBI

11

R

9

SB

1

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Turner picked a great time to register his first full season in the majors, playing a career-high 151 games, stepping to the dish 622 times, and blowing away the 439 plate appearances recorded the pre...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 205   DOB: 11/23/1984   BORN: Long Beach, CA   COLLEGE: Cal State Fullerton   DRAFTED: 7th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Justin Turner Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $64 million deal with the Dodgers in December of 2016.

April 29, 2017  –  Justin Turner News

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Turner is not in the starting lineup Saturday against the Phillies, Eric Stephen of True Blue LA reports.

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Justin Turner Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2007 22 A SAR 6 21 20 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .200 .238 .200 .438
2007 22 A DAY 117 505 466 70 145 39 25 4 10 59 12 8 39 72 0 0 0 .311 .374 .446 .820
2008 23 A SAR 33 148 136 23 43 9 8 1 0 11 3 1 12 19 0 0 0 .316 .384 .390 .774
2008 23 AA CHA 78 323 280 45 81 23 14 1 8 42 2 1 33 54 3 6 1 .289 .359 .432 .791
2009 24 AAA NOR 107 438 384 54 115 30 28 0 2 43 9 4 34 37 4 8 8 .299 .362 .388 .750
2009 24 MAJ BAL 12 22 18 2 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 3 0 0 0 .167 .318 .167 .485
2010 25 AAA NOR 23 95 84 11 21 9 8 0 1 8 2 0 9 13 1 1 0 .250 .319 .381 .700
2010 25 AAA BUF 78 348 312 58 104 34 22 1 11 35 5 3 24 38 4 2 6 .333 .390 .516 .906
2010 25 MAJ NYM 4 9 8 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .125 .222 .250 .472
2010 25 MAJ BAL 5 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2010  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ NYM/BAL 9 18 17 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .059 .111 .118 .229
2011 26 AAA BUF 10 44 40 6 12 5 3 2 0 2 0 0 2 6 0 0 2 .300 .364 .475 .839
2011 26 MAJ NYM 117 487 435 49 113 34 30 0 4 51 7 2 39 59 2 1 10 .260 .334 .356 .690
2012 27 AAA BUF 2 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
2012 27 MAJ NYM 94 185 171 20 46 16 13 1 2 19 1 1 9 24 0 1 4 .269 .319 .392 .711
2013 28 R GUL 1 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
2013 28 A BRO 3 12 10 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 .300 .417 .400 .817
2013 28 A+ ST. 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2013 28 AA BIN 4 17 15 5 6 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 .400 .471 .533 1.004
2013 28 MAJ NYM 86 214 200 12 56 16 13 1 2 16 0 1 11 34 1 1 1 .280 .319 .385 .704
2014 29 A+ RAN 2 7 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .200 .429 .200 .629
2014 29 MAJ LAD 109 322 288 46 98 29 21 1 7 43 6 1 28 58 0 2 4 .340 .404 .493 .897
2015 30 MAJ LAD 126 439 385 55 113 43 26 1 16 60 5 2 36 71 1 4 13 .294 .370 .491 .861
2016 31 MAJ LAD 151 622 556 79 153 64 34 3 27 90 4 1 48 107 0 8 10 .275 .339 .493 .832
2017 32 MAJ LAD 23 95 85 9 33 11 10 0 1 11 1 0 5 9 0 0 5 .388 .453 .541 .994
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3-Year Averages     128 459 409 60 121 44 27 1 16 64 5 1 37 78 0 4 9 .296 .364 .484 .848
Career  (View All)     727 2,404 2,155 273 616 214 148 7 59 293 24 8 181 368 4 17 47 .286 .352 .443 .795

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Justin Turner Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Apr. 29 Phi 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .388 .453 .541 .994
Apr. 28 Phi 4 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .381 .447 .500 .947
Apr. 27 @SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .363 .433 .475 .908
Apr. 26 @SF 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .368 .435 .487 .922
Apr. 25 @SF 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .352 .425 .479 .904
Apr. 24 @SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .343 .421 .478 .899
Apr. 23 @Ari 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .349 .431 .492 .923
Apr. 22 @Ari 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .362 .448 .517 .965
Apr. 21 @Ari 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .358 .452 .528 .980
Apr. 19 Col Did not play.
Apr. 18 Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .360 .448 .520 .968
Apr. 17 Ari 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .370 .453 .543 .996
Apr. 16 Ari 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .372 .449 .535 .984
Apr. 15 Ari 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .359 .444 .538 .982
Apr. 14 Ari 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .361 .425 .528 .953
Apr. 13 @ChC 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .355 .429 .516 .945
Apr. 12 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .345 .387 .517 .904
Apr. 10 @ChC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .357 .400 .536 .936
Apr. 9 @Col 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .423 .600 1.023
Apr. 8 @Col 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .381 .381 .571 .952
Apr. 7 @Col 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .471 .471 .706 1.177
Apr. 6 SD Did not play.
Apr. 5 SD 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .462 .462 .692 1.154
Apr. 4 SD 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .444 .444 .667 1.111
Apr. 3 SD 5 2 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 1.000 1.600
Last 7 Games 27 4 12 1 0 1 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .444 .464 .593 1.057
Last 14 Games 49 5 20 4 0 1 6 2 7 0 0 4 0 1 .408 .473 .551 1.024
Last 30 Games 85 9 33 10 0 1 11 5 9 1 0 5 0 1 .388 .453 .541 .994

Justin Turner: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 21
2016 1 144 2
2015 10 5 100 1
2014 2 14 59 15
2013 15 12 23 18 1 1 1
2012 11 14 11 10
2011 78 36 1
2010 6 1 1
2009 3 7 1

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Justin Turner Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017331031.333.455.890
2016172225141.209.337.640
2015110165162.245.409.745

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017528180.423.5961.060
20163845722763.305.563.919
20152753911443.313.524.908

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017375171.459.7301.242
20162713811401.262.432.758
2015172238333.314.541.928

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017484040.333.396.803
20162854116503.288.551.902
2015213328272.277.451.806
Justin Turner Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2007 22 A SAR 21 20 4.8% 9.5% 0.50 90% .222 .000
2007 22 A DAY 505 466 7.7% 14.3% 0.54 85% .352 .135
2008 23 A SAR 148 136 8.1% 12.8% 0.63 86% .368 .074
2008 23 AA CHA 323 280 10.2% 16.7% 0.61 81% .335 .143
2009 24 AAA NOR 438 384 7.8% 8.4% 0.92 90% .328 .089
2009 24 MAJ BAL 22 18 18.2% 13.6% 1.33 83% .200 .000
2010 25 AAA NOR 95 84 9.5% 13.7% 0.69 85% .286 .131
2010 25 AAA BUF 348 312 6.9% 10.9% 0.63 88% .354 .183
2010 25 MAJ NYM 9 8 11.1% 0% 0.00 100% .125 .125
2010 25 MAJ BAL 9 9 0% 33.3% 0.00 67% .000 .000
2010  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ NYM/BAL 18 17 5.6% 16.7% 0.33 82% .071 .059
2011 26 AAA BUF 44 40 4.5% 13.6% 0.33 85% .353 .175
2011 26 MAJ NYM 487 435 8% 12.1% 0.66 86% .293 .096
2012 27 AAA BUF 8 8 0% 0% 0.00 100% .250 .000
2012 27 MAJ NYM 185 171 4.9% 13% 0.38 86% .303 .123
2013 28 R GUL 5 4 20% 40% 0.50 50% .000 .000
2013 28 A BRO 12 10 16.7% 25% 0.67 70% .429 .100
2013 28 A+ ST. 1 1 0% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2013 28 AA BIN 17 15 5.9% 11.8% 0.50 87% .462 .133
2013 28 MAJ NYM 214 200 5.1% 15.9% 0.32 83% .329 .105
2014 29 A+ RAN 7 5 28.6% 0% 0.00 100% .200 .000
2014 29 MAJ LAD 322 288 8.7% 18% 0.48 80% .408 .153
2015 30 MAJ LAD 439 385 8.2% 16.2% 0.51 82% .326 .197
2016 31 MAJ LAD 622 556 7.7% 17.2% 0.45 81% .299 .218
2017 32 MAJ LAD 95 85 5.3% 9.5% 0.56 89% .427 .153
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3-Year Averages     459 409 8.1% 17% 0.47 81% .333 .188
Career     2,404 2,155 7.5% 15.3% 0.49 83% .322 .157

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Justin Turner Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 1B 59.7 1 7 0 0 1 27 1 29 0 1 0 -1
2015 2B 27.3 0 8 0 0 0 2 0 16 0 0 0 0
2015 3B 774 6 149 6 2 4 390 6 338 0 1 6 -2
2015 SS 6 -1 3 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1
2016 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 3B 1224.7 10 172 10 0 10 647 3 517 6 2 6 2
2017 3B 182.3 3 27 3 0 3 81 0 96 2 3 -1 1
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 3B 1 0 -1 5 0 5
2015 SS 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 3B 1 -1 -1 8 0 7
2017 3B 0 0 0 2 0 2

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2017 Stat Review for Justin Turner    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.56 BB/K
GOOD
5.3% BB Rate
POOR
9.5% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.994 OPS
ELITE
.453 OBP
ELITE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.388 AVG
ELITE
.427 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.541 SLG
ELITE
.153 ISO
WEAK

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Justin Turner: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Turner went 3-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBI in Friday's win over the Phillies.

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Turner (hand) is back in the lineup Friday against the Diamondbacks, batting third and playing third base, J.P. Hoornstra of the Southern California News Group reports.

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Turner (hand) is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Rockies.

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Turner was struck in the hand with a pitch in the fifth inning of Tuesday's loss to the Rockies, but he stayed in the game and finished 1-for-4 with an RBI.

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Turner (quad) returned to the starting lineup Thursday, going 1-for-2 with a pair of walks in a 4-0 loss to the Cubs.

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Turner (quad) is back in the Dodgers' lineup Thursday against the Cubs, batting third and playing third base, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.

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Turner (quadriceps) entered the game as a pinch hitter Wednesday against the Cubs and recorded a groundout to second.

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Manager Dave Roberts said he expects to have Turner (quadriceps) back in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Cubs, David Vassegh of 570 LA Sports reports.

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Turner (quad) is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Cubs, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Leg and knee issues limited Turner to 385 at-bats in 2015, but when in the lineup, he was again effective for the club, batting a solid .294/.370/.491. His 16 home runs bested his previous career high by nine long balls and his 60 RBI were also a career best. Perhaps it's the way he plays with all-out effort, but despite being a relatively young 31, Turner doesn't appear to be a guy we can count on for 500+ at-bats. He'll likely continue to need a day or two off per week, someone limiting his fantasy value, but after notching back-to-back solid seasons at the plate, Turner looks to be a guy we can rely on for solid production when he's in the lineup. Headed into 2016, the Dodgers appear set to roll with Corey Seager at shortstop, freeing up a likely return to the Opening Day third base job for Turner. Expect though to see the club bring in someone who can spell him from time to time.

2015

Turner has spent time in four different organizations (Reds, Orioles, Mets, and Dodgers) in his career that dates back to 2006. He hit for average in the minor leagues, but had hit .260/.323/.361 in over 926 plate appearances at the major league level heading into 2014, with little hint of upside. Naturally, he hit .340/.404/.493 in 322 plate appearances in 2014. When one sees an 80-point jump in batting average, it's natural to want to look at the BABIP column and there, we find a .404 BABIP for Turner in 2014. Over the past six seasons, even with that .404 number factored in, Turner has a .322 BABIP. To say the utility infielder is due for some regression is an understatement. He is in for a Chris Johnson-like regression in 2015 and thatís unfortunate for his current fantasy owners because he doesnít do much else at the plate. Roster carefully.

2014

Turner reprised his role as backup infielder in 2013, seeing at least 12 games at all four infield spots in between injury-related absences. His strikeout and contact rates dropped, which doesn't bode for future success as his mild rise in batting average was propelled by an inflated BABIP. Turner's 2011 numbers appear to be the outlier this point, and he will no longer play for the Mets after being non-tendered during the offseason, but he could still get a chance to earn a utility role with another club.

2013

Thanks to improved health at third base with David Wright, Turner saw nearly 300 fewer plate appearances in 2012 while his walk rate (4.9%) dipped back closer to his more recent minor league results. Although his .392 slugging percentage was an improvement, 2011 is probably as good as it gets now that he is 28 years old and is not even guaranteed steady at-bats even if one of the Mets' regular infielders lands on the disabled list. You can probably do worse than Turner when looking at $1 options in the endgame of NL-only leagues, but others will gamble and do much better because of his limited ceiling.

2012

Turner started 2011 at Triple-A Buffalo, but was up by the third week of the year and saw action in a surprising 117 games. He replaced David Wright at third while Wright was out, earning National League Rookie of the Month honors in May, before seeing most of his action at second. Turner struggled for a large portion of the last four months of the season, but excelled with runners in scoring position. Daniel Murphy should open the year as the starting second baseman, however, pushing Turner back into a utility role.

2011

Turner opened 2010 as an Oriole, but was waived and claimed by the Mets in May. He turned out to be one of Triple-A Buffalo's best players with a .333 average, a .906 OPS, 11 home runs and 58 runs in 84 games. Turner will be in the mix for the second base job in spring training, but is likely to start the year back in the minors.

2010

Turner does most things well, but no single tool stands out. He pushed his way to a September callup and he could win a utility infielder role out of camp. If there is an injury in the middle infield he could be primed for some playing time, but he doesn't warrant much fantasy praise.