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Justin Turner | Third Baseman | #10

Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Age / DOB:  (31) / 11/23/1984
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 205
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Cal State Fullerton
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 7 (0) / CIN
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Justin Turner went 3-for-3 with two RBI, two runs scored and a stolen base in Saturday's demolition of the Rockies.
He also walked twice and reached base in all his plate appearances. All three hits were singles, two of them drove in runs. He is batting .274 with 27 home runs and 89 RBI in 533 at-bats. The 31-year-old journeyman has been an extremely effective hitter since joining the Dodgers in 2014. Sep 25 - 12:46 AM

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Justin Turner hit a go-ahead RBI double in the ninth inning of Wednesday's win over the Yankees.

Turner hit a clutch RBI double off Dellin Betances to score Corey Seager in the ninth, finally putting the Dodgers on the board after the two teams had exchanged goose eggs through eight innings. For the season, the veteran third baseman is slashing .271/.338/.502 with 27 homers and 81 RBI over 498 at-bats.
Sep 14 - 8:31 PM

Justin Turner is absent from the Dodgers' lineup Sunday.

He's just getting a breather. Howie Kendrick is at third base, while Andre Ethier is in left field for his first start of the season.
Sep 11 - 10:32 AM

Justin Turner went 2-for-4 in Wednesday's loss to the Rockies.

As a team, the Dodgers managed just six hits against Tyler Anderson and company. Turner was the only player to pick up more than one knock. The 31-year-old third baseman is hitting to a .273/.336/.502 triple-slash with 24 homers and 76 RBI over 454 at-bats.
Aug 31 - 7:00 PM

Justin Turner is not in Monday's lineup against the Rockies.

Turner will sit for the series opener at Coors Field, which is unfortunate news for fantasy owners who were excited about the matchup. Rob Segedin is getting the start at third base and will bat eighth against Jon Gray.
Aug 29 - 5:14 PM

Justin Turner went 2-for-3 and homered to account for the only run in the Dodgers' win over the Giants on Wednesday.

Turner is up to 24 homers in 485 plate appearances this year. For the Mets in 2011, he had four homers in 487 plate appearances. Legitimately one of the NL's best players the last three years, Turner is going to be a fascinating free agent this winter.
Aug 25 - 1:07 AM

Justin Turner is out of the Dodgers' starting lineup Monday afternoon against the Reds.

Rob Segedin is starting at third base and batting eighth versus Reds right-hander Homer Bailey. This appears to be a routine day of rest for Turner, who's batting .320 with a 1.033 OPS so far in the second half.
Aug 22 - 10:04 AM

Justin Turner went 2-for-3 with a three-run home run against the Phillies on Thursday.

Stop me if you've heard this one: Justin Turner is on fire. That's not a ginger joke, but rather a nod to the 31-year-old's recent stretch in which he's hit four homers in his last eight games, including two in a row. Turner now has 23 homers on the year -- 20 of which have come since June 7 -- and 72 RBI, batting .278/.345/.516 through 113 games. He's been an incredible find for the Dodgers these past three seasons.
Aug 19 - 12:03 AM

Justin Turner (hand) is back in the Dodgers' starting lineup on Tuesday against the Phillies.

Turner missed two games with a bruised right hand. He is starting at third base and batting third for the Dodgers on Tuesday night versus righty Vince Velasquez.
Source: True Blue LA
Aug 16 - 3:48 PM

Justin Turner (hand) remained out of the Dodgers' lineup Sunday.

He's sat out two straight with a bruised right hand, but Turner is feeling better and hopes to play Tuesday after Monday's off day. Rob Segedin is filling in again at third base.
Aug 14 - 1:31 PM

Justin Turner was scratched from the Dodgers starting lineup on Saturday with a right hand contusion.

Rob Segedin will start in his place at the hot corner and bat seventh against Gerrit Cole and the Pirates. Turner should be considered day-to-day.
Aug 13 - 2:59 PM

Justin Turner is out of the Dodgers' starting lineup Wednesday against the Phillies.

It's his first day off after 27 straight starts. Rob Segedin is starting at third base and batting eighth Wednesday afternoon versus righty Jeremy Hellickson.
Aug 10 - 1:07 PM

Justin Turner went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer Wednesday versus the Rockies.

The homer gave the Dodgers their only runs of the game. After 2 1/2 months of treading water, Turner has hit .342 with 14 homers and 42 RBI in his last 41 games.
Aug 3 - 11:57 PM

Justin Turner went 2-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI in Tuesday's loss to the Rockies.

Turner was one of the only Dodgers able to do anything against Jon Gray and company, and his second double of the night plated the only two Dodgers runs in the game. He's now got 62 RBI on the year, a single-season career best despite this only being his 101st game of the year. After a slow start, the 31-year-old is firing on all cylinders, batting .272/.345/.488 with 18 homers overall.
Aug 3 - 12:50 AM

Justin Turner went 2-for-5 with a double and two RBI in the Dodgers' 7-2 win over the Cardinals on Saturday.

Turner hit a two-run double in the third inning. The multi-hit game was his fifth in his last six contests, and Turner is hitting a robust .324 with 19 RBI and 14 runs scored in the month of July. The 31-year-old is batting .269/.345/.488 with 18 home runs, 58 RBI and 46 runs scored overall.
Jul 23 - 11:18 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Yasmani Grandal
2Carlos Ruiz
3Austin Barnes
1B1Adrian Gonzalez
2B1Chase Utley
2Howie Kendrick
3Charlie Culberson
4Micah Johnson
SS1Corey Seager
2Chris Taylor
3B1Justin Turner
2Rob Segedin
LF1Trayce Thompson
2Andre Ethier
3Scott Van Slyke
CF1Joc Pederson
2Enrique Hernandez
RF1Josh Reddick
2Yasiel Puig
3Andrew Toles
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Clayton Kershaw
2Kenta Maeda
3Rich Hill
4Scott Kazmir
5Hyun-Jin Ryu
6Julio Urias
7Brandon McCarthy
8Jose De Leon
9Brett Anderson
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Kenley Jansen
2Chris Hatcher
3J.P. Howell
4Joe Blanton
5Yimi Garcia
6Jesse Chavez
7Louis Coleman
8Adam Liberatore
9Grant Dayton
10Alex Wood
11Josh Ravin
12Josh Fields
13Brock Stewart
14Luis Avilan