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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
Contract: view contract details

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Justin Turner went 2-for-4 and hit his 10th homer against the Nationals on Monday.
Turner has raised his OPS a full hundred points, from .668 to .768, while collecting five homers over the last week. It's hard to imagine he's still unowned in any mixed leagues now. Jun 21 - 1:13 AM

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Justin Turner went 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBI, two runs scored, one walk and a stolen base on Saturday.

The home run was of the three-run variety and was Turner's ninth of the season. That follows the two longballs he hit the night before. The stolen base was his first. Turner is batting .248 and has 28 runs and 30 RBI in 236 at-bats. Those are not the kind of numbers that will lead your fantasy team to the championship, but he can be useful as a backup or spot starter, especially if he has multi-position eligibility in your format.
Jun 19 - 2:24 AM

Justin Turner went 3-for-5 with a pair of homers Friday to lead the Dodgers past the Brewers 3-2.

Turner drove in all three runs, homering in the first and eighth innings and then singling in Will Venable to end the game in the bottom of the 10th. It seems as though he's putting things together now after a miserable first two months -- he also homered Tuesday and he's hit in five straight -- so he'd be worth a try in any mixed leagues in which he was dropped.
Jun 18 - 2:17 AM

Justin Turner is not in the Dodgers' lineup Thursday against the Brewers.

It appears to be a routine day off for the veteran third baseman. The Dodgers are giving Will Venable a shot in right field with Howie Kendrick filling in at third base. Turner is batting only .231 for the year with six homers and 23 RBI.
Jun 16 - 6:31 PM

Justin Turner went 0-for-4 from the leadoff spot in the Dodgers lineup on Monday.

Manager Dave Roberts is trying new things, and while Turner entered tonight's game with a .228 average, his OBP was a respectable .329. Turner has been a big disappointment this year after back-to-back stellar campaigns in lesser roles, not to mention a fabulous March in the Cactus League. He still figures to get it going if he stays healthy, and the Dodgers have little alternative than to remain patient.
Jun 7 - 1:58 AM

Justin Turner is not in the Dodgers' lineup Sunday.

He's just getting a breather. Howie Kendrick is handling third base, while Trayce Thompson is batting third.
Jun 5 - 1:53 PM

Justin Turner will get the night off Tuesday.

Howie Kendrick is starting at third base and Chase Utley is at second versus Cubs ace Jake Arrieta.
May 31 - 4:24 PM

Justin Turner went 3-for-5 with three RBI in Tuesday's win over the Reds.

Turner opened the scoring with an RBI single in the first inning. He would later hit a two-run single in the eighth as part of a three-run insurance frame. The 31-year-old outfielder has yet to find any of his 2015 success and is batting a punch-less .242/.335/.356 over 149 at-bats. Last year, he finished the season with a .294/.370/.491 triple-slash.
May 25 - 1:32 AM

Justin Turner is not in the Dodgers' lineup Monday against the Angels.

It's just a routine day off. Howie Kendrick will start at third base and bat third against right-hander Matt Shoemaker.
May 16 - 5:58 PM

Justin Turner clubbed his first home run of the 2016 season on Saturday as the Dodgers topped the Blue Jays 6-2 in Toronto.

Turner finished the afternoon 1-for-4 with a pair of runs scored. His solo blast came off Chad Girodo in the eighth inning and increased the Dodgers advantage to 5-2 at the time. Off to a bit of a slow start, Turner is now hitting .260/.339/.375 with six RBI on the season.
May 7 - 4:11 PM

Justin Turner is not in the Dodgers' lineup Thursday against the Marlins.

He'll get a breather with Marlins ace Jose Fernandez on the hill. Howie Kendrick will start at third base while Carl Crawford plays left field.
Apr 28 - 5:51 PM

Justin Turner (toe) is in the Dodgers' lineup Tuesday.

Turner missed a couple of games because of a bruised toe. He is starting at third base and batting third for Los Angeles against Marlins right-hander Tom Koehler.
Apr 26 - 6:23 PM

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Sunday that he expects Justin Turner (toe) to return to the starting lineup on Monday.

Turner sat out Saturday and Sunday with a bruised toe, but is feeling much improved and should be able to return without issue on Monday. Howie Kendrick, who started at the hot corner in his absence, will continue to see time all over the diamond.
Apr 24 - 4:52 PM

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

Turner is battling a bruised toe. He's day-to-day. Howie Kendrick is handling third base Sunday.
Apr 24 - 1:24 PM

Justin Turner (toe) is not in the Dodgers' lineup Saturday against the Rockies.

Turner had his toe stepped on and bruised it Friday but is available to pinch-hit. Howie Kendrick will start at third base and bat fifth. Turner has gotten off to a slow start this year, hitting just .246 with no homers in 57 at-bats.
Source: SB Nation
Apr 23 - 6:26 PM

Depth Charts

C1Yasmani Grandal
2A.J. Ellis
1B1Adrian Gonzalez
2B1Howie Kendrick
2Chase Utley
SS1Corey Seager
2Chris Taylor
3B1Justin Turner
LF1Trayce Thompson
2Andre Ethier
CF1Joc Pederson
2Enrique Hernandez
RF1Yasiel Puig
2Scott Van Slyke
Starting Pitcher
S1Clayton Kershaw
2Hyun-Jin Ryu
3Scott Kazmir
4Kenta Maeda
5Alex Wood
6Julio Urias
7Brandon McCarthy
8Brett Anderson
Relief Pitcher
R1Kenley Jansen
2Chris Hatcher
3J.P. Howell
4Pedro Baez
5Yimi Garcia
6Joe Blanton
7Josh Ravin
8Louis Coleman
9Casey Fien
10Adam Liberatore
11Chin-Hui Tsao