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Justin Turner

30-Year-Old Third Baseman – Los Angeles Dodgers

2015 Stats

AVG

.288

HR

5

RBI

17

R

12

SB

1

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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 o...

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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:

Agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract with the Dodgers in January of 2015, avoiding arbitration.

May 24, 2015  –  Justin Turner News

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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 BUF 78 348 312 58 104 34 22 1 11 35 5 3 24 38 4 2 6 .333 .390 .516 .906
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 MAJ BAL 5 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
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  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ BAL/NYM 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+ ST. 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
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 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 35 91 80 12 23 11 6 0 5 17 1 1 8 13 0 0 3 .288 .374 .550 .924
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3-Year Averages     96 239 219 26 66 19 15 1 3 26 2 1 16 38 0 1 3 .301 .356 .420 .776
Career  (View All)     462 1,339 1,209 142 340 107 84 3 20 149 15 6 100 194 3 5 22 .281 .346 .405 .751

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Justin Turner Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 24 SD Did not play.
May. 23 SD 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .374 .550 .924
May. 22 SD 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .545 .920
May. 21 @SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .376 .554 .930
May. 20 @SF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .395 .586 .981
May. 19 @SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .388 .580 .968
May. 17 Col 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .294 .392 .588 .980
May. 16 Col 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .288 .373 .591 .964
May. 15 Col 3 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .380 .619 .999
May. 14 Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .283 .358 .600 .958
May. 13 Mia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .354 .610 .964
May. 12 Mia Did not play.
May. 11 Mia 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .377 .655 1.032
May. 10 @Col 1 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .386 .692 1.078
May. 9 @Col Did not play.
May. 8 @Col 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .314 .375 .627 1.002
May. 7 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .358 .640 .998
May. 6 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .365 .653 1.018
May. 5 @Mil 4 1 3 0 0 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .375 .689 1.064
May. 4 @Mil Did not play.
May. 3 Ari 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .326 .610 .936
May. 2 Ari 3 3 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .333 .625 .958
May. 1 Ari 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .289 .514 .803
Apr. 29 SF Did not play.
Apr. 28 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .294 .455 .749
Apr. 27 SF 1 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .333 .517 .850
Apr. 26 @SD 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .310 .393 .703
Apr. 25 @SD Did not play.
Apr. 24 @SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .308 .400 .708
Apr. 23 @SF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .292 .320 .417 .737
Last 7 Days 14 1 4 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .375 .357 .732
Last 14 Days 29 3 7 2 0 1 7 5 3 1 1 1 0 0 .241 .371 .414 .785
Last 30 Days 59 11 16 3 0 5 16 8 10 1 1 3 0 1 .271 .386 .576 .962

Justin Turner: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 3 2 21 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
2015161001.063.063.273
201493123141.323.527.911
2013922080.272.359.668

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201564115170.344.6721.089
2014195344295.349.477.890
201310810280.287.407.735

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20154983111.306.6121.005
2014151205266.344.517.908
20131004060.260.320.632

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015314260.258.452.794
2014137262170.336.467.884
201310082100.300.450.777
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 BUF 348 312 6.9% 10.9% 0.63 88% .354 .183
2010 25 AAA NOR 95 84 9.5% 13.7% 0.69 85% .286 .131
2010 25 MAJ BAL 9 9 0% 33.3% 0.00 67% .000 .000
2010 25 MAJ NYM 9 8 11.1% 0% 0.00 100% .125 .125
2010  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ BAL/NYM 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+ ST. 1 1 0% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2013 28 A BRO 12 10 16.7% 25% 0.67 70% .429 .100
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 91 80 8.8% 14.3% 0.62 84% .290 .262
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3-Year Averages     239 219 6.7% 15.9% 0.42 83% .354 .119
Career     1,339 1,209 7.5% 14.5% 0.52 84% .322 .124

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2015 Stat Review for Justin Turner    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.288 AVG
GREAT
84% Contact Rate
GOOD
.290 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.550 SLG
ELITE
.262 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.62 BB/K
GOOD
8.8% BB Rate
GOOD
14.3% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.924 OPS
ELITE
.374 OBP
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Justin Turner: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Turner started at third base for the fifth straight game Sunday and went 1-for-2 with two walks against the Rockies.

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Turner was 0-for-3 with the lone RBI for the Dodgers in a 7-1 loss to the Rockies on Saturday.

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Turner is in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Rockies.

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Turner will start at third base and bat second Wednesday against the Marlins, David Vassegh of 570 AM Los Angeles reports.

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Turner launched a pinch-hit, two-run home run versus the Rockies on Sunday.

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Turner is starting at third base an hitting fifth Wednesday against the Brewers.

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Turner is in Thursday's starting lineup against the Giants playing shortstop.

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Turner will start at first base and bat second Wednesday against the Giants, Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Turner got a rare start at third base Sunday against the Rockies and went 4-for-5 with an RBI and three doubles.

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Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Tuesday that the team is "pretty confident" Turner (finger) is back to 100 percent, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.

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Turner (finger) pinch hit for Darwin Barney in Sunday's game but flied out to center in his one plate appearance.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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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.