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DFP: Jacob Turner

In case you missed it, the Cubs acquired RHP Jacob Turner last week for two non-prospects. Turner’s stock has really fallen off since 2012, when his name was being tossed around as a potential centerpiece from the Tigers in a Matt Garza trade and was eventually a big part of the trade that brought Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante to the team. For three years between 2010 and 2012...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs Activate Two Pitchers To The 25 Man Roster

The Cubs have announced that Jacob Turner, who was acquired earlier this week, will be added to the 25 man roster before today’s finale against the Tampa Bay Rays. Turner will report the bullpen to be under the tutelage of Lester Strode and Chris Bosio. Turner will wear #38 for his duration with the Cubs. Turner, on the year has a 4-7 record, with a 4.26 ERA, and a 6.2 k/9 rate...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs acquire Jacob Turner from Marlins

getty images On Friday the Chicago Cubs acquired starting pitcher Jacob Turner from the Miami Marlins for pitchers Tyler Bremer and Jose Arias. Turner, 23, was designated for assignment by the Marlins this week after a disastrous second year in the majors. In 20 games – including 12 starts – Turner had a 5.97 ERA and a 1.65 WHIP. It is a concern that the Marlins gave up on the...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Marlins acquire two prospects from Cubs in exchange for pitcher Jacob Turner

The Miami Marlins have acquired pitching prospects Tyler Bremer and Jose Arias from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for right-hander Jacob Turner, the team announced Friday. Miami designated Turner, who was out of options, on Tuesday. Chicago claimed him off waivers. Turner is 9-21 with a 4.77 ERA in 53 games (45 starts) as a big leaguer. After coming over as part of the 2012 Anibal...
Via Fox Sports Florida
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs acquire Jacob Turner for two minor leaguers

As has been expected for two days, the Cubs have acquired right-handed pitcher Jacob Turner from the Marlins, according to the Cubs official website. It was expected due to the following chronology and factors. 1. Turner was designated for assignment and put on revocable waivers. 2. The Cubs were second in line (reverse order of NL standings) to claim Turner and did so. 3. The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs Officially Trade for Jacob Turner

The other day news broke that the Miami Marlins designated 2009 first round draft pick Jacob Turner for assignment. The Marlins acquired Turner in a trade which sent Anibal Sanchez to the Detroit Tigers in 2012. In his two full season of Major League ball, Turner has yet to really impress or show that he was worthy of being drafted ninth. Much like with Jake Arrieta, the Chicago...
Via World Series Dreaming
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs Claim Jacob Turner Off Revocable Waivers

According to Jim Bowden of ESPN, the Chicago Cubs have claimed Jacob Turner off of revocable waivers from the Miami Marlins.Cubs claim Jacob Turner on waivers— Jim Bowden (@JimBowden_ESPN) August 6, 2014 #453123052 / gettyimages.comTurner, 23-years-old, was once a top-25 prospect in baseball after being drafted ninth overall in the 2009 MLB draft. After being rushed to the Majors...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Marlins release pitcher Jacob Turner

Jacob Turner had the pedigree of an ace in the making when the Marlins acquired him from the Detroit Tigers two years ago. However, the 23-year-old right-hander turned out to be such a bust that the Marlins designated him for assignment prior to Tuesday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. Left-hander Brian Flynn was recalled from Triple A New Orleans. ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Marlins designate Jacob Turner for assignment, recall Brian Flynn

The Miami Marlins designated right-hander Jacob Turner for assignment prior to Tuesday's series opener in Pittsburgh while recalling lefty Brian Flynn from Triple-A New Orleans. Turner, who was out of options, may have seen his last action in a Marlins uniform Sunday afternoon. He gave up five runs on nine hits over four innings in a loss to the Cincinnati Reds. The 23-year-old...
Via Fox Sports Florida
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers trade rumors: priority position

It’s funny how a surge by the Detroit Tigers can quiet the storm. Jim Leyland’s team has won 10 of their last 12 games and are within 1.5 games of the 1st place White Sox. The top 2 teams in the sluggish AL Central will square off at Comerica Park this weekend for bragging rights. A few short weeks ago most fans were in a full-fledged panic mode. But when a team roughs up the...
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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