Justin Turner

Justin Turner #10

  • 3B
  • B/T: R/R
  • 5' 11"/205
  • Age: 30


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Justin Turner Stats

.291 15 59 5 .849

Justin Turner MLB Career Stats

.283 30 191 19 .767

Justin Turner Bio

  • Full Name: Justin Matthew Turner
  • Born: 11/23/1984 in Long Beach, CA
  • Draft: 2006, Cincinnati Reds, 7th rd. (204th overall)
  • College: Cal State Fullerton
  • Debut: September 8, 2009
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2015 Stats 382 54 111 15 59 5 .291 .368 .849
MLB Career Stats 1511 184 428 30 191 19 .283 .350 .767

Justin Turner 2015 Splits

Last 7 Games 18 5 6 1 5 2 4 0 .333 .409 .556
Last 15 Games 44 8 16 1 8 9 9 1 .364 .473 .500
Last 30 Games 99 16 26 2 11 16 20 4 .263 .383 .384
Last 7 Games
Last 15 Games
Last 30 Games
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
9/29 @ SF 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0
10/2 vs SD 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 0
10/3 vs SD 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 0
Last 3 Games
9/29 @ SF
10/2 vs SD
10/3 vs SD
2015 Games by Position: 1B (10) 2B (5) 3B (100) SS (1)

Justin Turner Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2015 Dodgers NL 439 277 90.24 252.75 1.87 12.23 37.05
MLB Avg - - - - 89.28 211.67 0.42 9.00 33.43


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Justin Turner 2015 Projections

Rest of Season
2 7 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
128 392 56 114 190 26 1 16 61 37 1 72 5 2 .291 .368 .485 .852
Rest of Season

Justin Turner News

Justin Turner Fantasy News

October 1, 2015 at 7:57 PM ET

Bruised forearm keeps Turner out of lineup

Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner was out of the lineup for a second consecutive game on Thursday to nurse a bruised left forearm.

September 20, 2015 at 3:19 AM ET

Left knee soreness to sideline LA's Turner

Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner left before the seventh inning of Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Pirates with left knee soreness and he said he will miss at least Sunday's series finale against Pittsburgh.


Justin Turner Awards

NL Rookie of the Month

Month Team League
05/2011 NY Mets NL

Baseball America Rookie All-Star

Year Team League
2006 Billings PIO

MID Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Dayton MID

MID Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Dayton MID

PIO Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/13/2006 Billings PIO

PIO Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2006 Billings PIO

Justin Turner Leaderboards

Hit by Pitch

Season HBP Rank
2011 10 7th in NL

Justin Turner Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 13, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers activated 3B Justin Turner from the 15-day disabled list.
July 31, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers placed 3B Justin Turner on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 27, 2015. Right thigh skin infection.
July 18, 2014 Los Angeles Dodgers activated 3B Justin Turner from the 15-day disabled list.
July 13, 2014 Los Angeles Dodgers sent 3B Justin Turner on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
June 29, 2014 Los Angeles Dodgers placed 3B Justin Turner on the 15-day disabled list. Left hamstring strain.
March 16, 2014 Los Angeles Dodgers selected the contract of 3B Justin Turner from Albuquerque Isotopes.
February 7, 2014 3B Justin Turner assigned to Albuquerque Isotopes.
February 6, 2014 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent 3B Justin Turner to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
December 2, 2013 3B Justin Turner elected free agency.
July 22, 2013 New York Mets activated 3B Justin Turner from the 15-day disabled list.
July 19, 2013 New York Mets sent 1B Justin Turner on a rehab assignment to Brooklyn Cyclones.
July 16, 2013 New York Mets sent 1B Justin Turner on a rehab assignment to Binghamton Mets.
July 15, 2013 1B Justin Turner roster status changed by Binghamton Mets.
July 15, 2013 Justin Turner roster status changed by Binghamton Mets.
July 14, 2013 New York Mets sent 1B Justin Turner on a rehab assignment to St. Lucie Mets.
July 13, 2013 New York Mets sent 1B Justin Turner on a rehab assignment to GCL Mets.
June 18, 2013 New York Mets placed 1B Justin Turner on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 17, 2012. Left intercostal strain.
June 16, 2012 New York Mets activated 1B Justin Turner from the 15-day disabled list.
June 14, 2012 sent 2B Justin Turner on a rehab assignment to Buffalo Bisons.
May 29, 2012 New York Mets placed 2B Justin Turner on the 15-day disabled list. Sprained right ankle.
April 19, 2011 New York Mets recalled Justin Turner from Buffalo Bisons.
March 23, 2011 New York Mets optioned Justin Turner to Buffalo Bisons.
October 13, 2010 Justin Turner roster status changed by New York Mets.
July 21, 2010 New York Mets optioned Justin Turner to Buffalo Bisons.
July 16, 2010 New York Mets recalled Justin Turner from Buffalo Bisons.
May 25, 2010 New York Mets claimed 2B Justin Turner off waivers from Baltimore Orioles.
May 25, 2010 New York Mets optioned Justin Turner to Buffalo Bisons.
May 21, 2010 Baltimore Orioles designated 2B Justin Turner for assignment.
May 21, 2010 Norfolk Tides designated 2B Justin Turner for assignment.
April 24, 2010 Baltimore Orioles optioned 2B Justin Turner to Norfolk Tides.
April 12, 2010 Baltimore Orioles recalled Justin Turner from Norfolk Tides.
March 30, 2010 Baltimore Orioles optioned Justin Turner to Norfolk Tides.
September 8, 2009 Baltimore Orioles selected the contract of Justin Turner from Norfolk Tides.
June 26, 2009 Justin Turner roster status changed by Norfolk Tides.
June 11, 2009 Norfolk Tides placed 2B Justin Turner on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 9, 2009. Sprained wrist.

Justin Matthew Turner Bio Info

Justin Matthew Turner…played at Cal State-Fullerton...was a member of the 2004 College World Series champions...named to the College World Series All-Tournament team as a shortstop as a freshman, and a second baseman in his senior year…graduated from Mayfair High School (CA) in 2002, where he played baseball...was named League MVP his senior year…participated in the Dodgers 2015 Community Caravan and made a visit to the Long Beach Rescue Mission, where he helped to make and serve dinner...visited with patients at Cedars Sinai Hospital...is a frequent visitor to the Los Angeles Dream Center...selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the seventh round of the 2006 First-Year Player Draft.


Set career marks in batting average (.340), homers (7), on-base percentage (.404) and slugging percentage (.493) in 109 games with the Dodgers...Led National Leaguers (min. 250 AB) in batting average and ranked third in on-base percentage...Was 26-for-62 (.419) with runners in scoring position, the best mark among Major Leaguers (min. 50 AB w/ RISP)...Had a .295 batting average with two strikes (46-for-156), the best mark in the NL...As a pinch hitter, hit .400 (12-for-30) with three doubles and 10 RBI…tied with John Mayberry for the best mark in the big leagues…was the second-best average for a pinch hitter in franchise history, behind Jeff Treadway's .481 mark in 1994 (min. 25 PA)...Got off to a slow start, hitting only .175 (10-for-57) in 22 games through May 10, before batting .381 (88-for-231) in his final 87 games...Made the club's roster as a non-roster invitee and was the Dodgers' Opening Day second baseman against the D-backs on March 22 in the Opening Series in Australia...Appeared at all four infield positions: first base (2 G, 2 GS), second base (14 G, 12 GS), third base (59 G, 45 GS) and shortstop (15 G, 8 GS)...Recorded five consecutive multi-hit performances from June 6-12…plated two runs in three consecutive games from May 31-June 2...Placed on the DL from June 29-July 18 with a left hamstring strain...Appeared in his first postseason action last year, appearing in two games in the NLDS against St. Louis


Appeared in 86 games for the Mets in a versatile role, seeing action at all four infield positions…batted a career-high .280 with two homers and 16 RBI...Posted a .989 combined fielding percentage at third base (23 games), shortstop (18 games), first base (15 games) and second base (12 games), while appearing in the outfield (left field) for the first time in his career on May 8 against the White Sox...Started the season off hot, batting .368 (14-for-38) with three doubles and four RBI in 15 April games...Placed on the disabled list from June 18-July 22 wtih an intercostal strain...had short rehab assignments with four minor league affiliates.

2012 Spent his first full season in the majors...Made one trip the 15-Day Disabled List, May 29-June 16, with a sprained right ankle...Set a career-high in batting average...Made his first major league appearance at first base on April 10 vs. Washington...Started, handled five chances cleanly and went 1-4...Hit in the three spot of the line-up for the first time in his career on April 13 at Philadelphia...Went 0-4 and scored a run...Worked a bases-loaded, ninth-inning walk in a 13th pitch at-bat vs. Heath Bell to tie the game 2-2 on April 26 vs. Miami...Made his first career start at shortstop on May 7 at Philadelphia...Went 2-8 in two games for Buffalo (AAA) of the International League before being activated from the DL on June 16...Tied his career-high with four hits on July 6 vs. Chicago (NL)...It marked the third time he had four hits in a game and the first time since July 10, 2011 at San Francisco...Hit his first home run since August 6, 2011 on August 25 vs. Houston (off Mickey Storey)...Snapped a string of 263 at-bats without a home run...Went 12-48 (.250) with three doubles, five walks and six RBI as a pinchhitter...Was 23-62 (.371) during day games. 2011 Recalled from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League on April 19 and remained with the Mets for the remainder of the season...Finished fourth among National League rookies in RBI, hits and runs scored, fifth in multi-hit games (26), second in doubles, third in walks and fourth in extra-base hits (34)...Had a career-best four hits twice: May 27 vs. Philadelphia and July 10 at San Francisco...Set a Mets rookie record with at least one RBI in seven consecutive games from May 14-May 21...Drove in 12 runs during the stretch, which broke Ron Swoboda's old mark of six games from August 22- August 26, 1965...Also had nine RBI over a four-game span from May 15-May 19...Four other Mets rookies had accomplished that feat...Jose Reyes (10 in 2003), Mike Jacobs (nine in 2005), Darryl Strawberry (nine in 1983) and Steve Henderson (nine in 1977)...Turner, who played in 42 games in the majors at the time of his seven-game RBI streak, was only the third player to make his major league debut in the expansion era (since 1961) and record a sevengame RBI streak within his first 50 games in the majors...The others were Ryan Braun from June 19-June 26, 2007 and Pedro Alvarez from September 21-September 27, 2010...Compiled another six-game RBI streak (six total) from May 25-May 30...Became the third rookie in major league history with at least one RBI in 13 of 15 games after going 2-4 with an RBI on May 30 vs. Pittsburgh...Pinky Whitney of the Phillies in 1928 (14 of 15 games) and Buster Chatham of the Boston Braves in 1930 (13 of 15)...Became the fourth rookie in team history with at least 30 doubles in a season...Ty Wigginton holds the franchise record for rookies with 36 doubles in 2003, Ike Davis is second with 33 doubles in 2010 and Kazuo Matsui collected 32 doubles in 2004...Turner reached 30 doubles one season after Davis did...Since 2000 five other teams had rookies accomplish the feat in consecutive seasons...The Mets (2003- 2004), Colorado (Matt Holliday in 2004 and Garrett Atkins in 2005), Oakland (Bobby Crosby in 2004 and Nick Swisher in 2005), San Diego (Josh Barfield in 2006 and Kevin Kouzmanoff in 2007) and Tampa Bay (Delmon Young in 2007 and Evan Longoria in 2008)...Was hit by a pitch 10 times to tie Jason Phillips (2003) for the second-most in team history by a rookie...Ron Hunt holds the rookie mark with 13 hit-by-pitches in 1963...Reached safely (via hit, walk or hit-by-pitch) at least once in 28 straight games from June 1-July 6, the longest single season streak by a rookie in team history....Mike Vail set the mark with 27 straight from August 24- September 16, 1975 and Steve Henderson matched it, July 5-August 5, 1977...Hit .350 (35-100) with runners in scoring position, sixth-best in the NL (0.62 plate appearances/team game)...Became the first Mets player to win NL Rookie of the Month, capturing the award for May...Hit .325 (27-83) with a home run and 20 RBI in the month...Picked up his first RBI with the Mets on April 27 at Washington...Singled home a run in the third inning...Delivered a pinch-hit, two-run, go-ahead single in the eighth inning on May 7 vs. Los Angeles (NL)...Hit .400 (4-10) with two doubles and three RBI as a pinch-hitter...Hit his first major league home run on May 15 at Houston (off Aneury Rodriguez)...Fashioned a streak of three straight games with multiple hits, May 15-May 18...Drove in a career-best five runs on May 15 at Houston to become the 10th Mets second baseman to do so in a single game...Jose Valentin holds the record with seven RBI in game two of a doubleheader on July 8, 2006 vs. Florida...Put together a then career-best hitting streak of eight games from May 13-May 21...Hit .424 (14-33) during this span with six doubles, one home run, and 12 RBI...Picked up a game-ending RBI on June 22 vs. Oakland...Was hit by a pitch in the 13th inning to send the team to a 3-2 win and its first walkoff win of the year...Hit in 14 of 15 games from July 9-July 29 (23-67, .343)...Had a career-high 11-game hitting streak from August 26-September 11...Hit .386 (17-44) during that streak...Also fashioned a 10-game streak from July 19-July 29...Hit .333 (15-45) in that span...In late-inning pressure situations with runners on, he hit .414 (12-29)...Collected his first career multi-home run game (two), August 6 vs. Atlanta (both off Tommy Hanson). 2010 Was claimed off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles on May 25...Recalled from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League on July 16... Optioned back to Buffalo on July 20...Appeared in four games with the Mets, with one start at second base, July 18 at San Francisco...Saw action in two other games at second base and one game at third, July 19 at Arizona...Started the year with the Baltimore Orioles and went hitless in his first nine at-bats in the big leagues from April 12-April 23...Finished fifth in the International League with a .316 (125-396) batting average... Hit .333 (104-312) in 78 games with Buffalo and .250 (21-84) in 23 contests with the Orioles' Norfolk (AAA) team of the International League...Tied for first on the Bisons in runs scored...Ranked third in hits, and fifth in doubles and extra-base hits (34)...Hit home runs in back-to-back games twice: July 7-July 8 and August 31- September 1...With Buffalo, hit .380 (30-79) in 19 games in June, .360 (27-75) in 21 contests in July and .344 (11-32) in seven games in September...From July 1-August 31 his .370 average was second in the International League...Hit safely in 17 of 18 games from July 4-August 2...Hit .408 (29-71) in those contests...Went 6-6 and hit for the cycle vs. Rochester in the last game of the season on September 6...Scored four runs...Became the first Buffalo player to hit for the cycle since outfielder Mark Little accomplished the feat in Rochester on April 26, 2004...Also became the first Bisons' player to collect six hits in a game in the modern era...The last six-hit game by a Buffalo player was by Howard "Butch" Meyers on June 29, 1936 at Rochester...Saw action at second base, shortstop and third base...Compiled a .366 (52-142) batting average after the All-Star break...Hit .374 (37-99) vs. lefthanded pitchers and .315 (67-213) vs. righthanders...Went 4-4 with two home runs vs. Columbus on July 29...For the season he had 14, two-hit games; nine, three-hit games; two, four-hit games and the six-hit contest...Hit safely in his first 10 games with Buffalo from May 28-June 7...Was 14-41 (.341) in that span...Also had another 10- game streak from July 22-August 2...Batted .457 (16-35) during that streak. 2009 Had his contract selected from Triple-A Norfolk on September 8...Made his major league debut as a pinch hitter September 8 at Boston and struck out against Clay Buchholz in his first at-bat...Recorded his first ML hit @NYY on September 11, (occurred at 1:17 a.m. on September 12) a single off Michael Dunn...Made his first ML start September 13 @NYY and went 1-for-2 with 2 walks, a run scored and his first RBI...Batted .300 (116-387) with 2 HR and 43 RBI in 108 games for Norfolk in his first season at the Triple-A level...Led the Tides in games played (108) and hits (116) and finished 2nd on the club with 28 doubles and 54 runs scored...His .300 batting average was good for 10th in the International League 2008 Split the season between Class-A Sarasota (.316 in 33 games) and Double-A Chattanooga (.289 in 78 games)...Hit safely in 19 of his first 20 games with Sarasota, including a 14-game hitting streak, April 14-28, during which he batted .433 (26-60)...Collected multiple hits in 12 of his 33 games with Sarasota, including 4 on April 14 at Lakeland...Joined Chattanooga for his first game on May 15 vs. Mississippi (0-3, 2BB, R)...Went a career-best 5-for-5 with a home run and 3 RBI on July 2 vs. West Tennessee...Hit .370 (30-81) in 22 August games...Batted .372 (32-86) against lefties and .253 (49-194) against righties with Chattanooga...Batted .337 (30-89) with 7 doubles, a home run, 15 RBI and 18 runs scored in 23 games with Peoria in the Arizona Fall League. 2007 Batted a combined .307 with 10 HR, 59 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 123 games with Class-A Dayton and Class-A Sarasota...Spent all but 6 games of his season at Dayton where he ranked among Midwest League leaders in hits (2nd, 145) and batting average (3rd, .311)...Finished 4th among all Reds minor leaguers with a .307 average...Hit .358 in May (39-109, 20R in 29 games)...As the East Division's starting second baseman, hit an RBI-double and scored a run in the Midwest League All-Star Game...Had a 10-game hitting streak, August 8-21, during which he batted .390 (16-41)...Three times collected 4 hits in a game (May 9 vs. Peoria, July 8 at South Bend, August 16 at Great Lakes)...Promoted to Sarasota on August 29...Including Dayton and Sarasota totals, batted .344 (32-93) in 24 August games...Named to the Midwest League Post-Season All-Star Team 2006 Batted .338 (3rd in the organization) with 6 HR, 41 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 60 games with Rookie Billings...Ranked among Pioneer League leaders in BA (4th), and runs scored (4th, 53)...Hit safely in 50 of his 60 games...Recorded a 17-game hitting streak, August 5-21, batting .411 with 19 runs scored (30-73)...Collected 2 hits in 5 consecutive games, July 27-August 1 (10-22, .455)...On August 17 vs. Orem, had his first professional 4-hit game...Had a season-high 4 RBI on September 4 vs. Missoula...Was named to the Pioneer League Post-Season All-Star Team.