Justin Turner

#10 3B / L.A. Dodgers / EXP: 7YRS Height: 5-11 Weight: 205 lb Age: 31 College: None Bats/Throws R/R

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    INJURY ALERT: Probable | Knee | Probable for start of season
    • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

      Dodgers' Justin Turner: Offseason recovery going as planned

      Turner (knee) has not dealt with any setbacks in his recovery from a microfracture procedure in November, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Turner reportedly had a portion of the cartilage torn off the outside of his knee in the postseason, requiring him to undergo the surgery shortly after the season. Assuming the rest of his rehab process goes as planned, the 31-year-old third baseman should be ready for the beginning of spring training.

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      Dodgers' Justin Turner: Agrees to terms with Dodgers

      Turner (knee) agreed to terms with the Dodgers on a one-year, $5.1 million deal Friday, avoiding arbitration, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports. Turner followed up an impressive 2014 with a productive 2015 campaign, hitting .294 with a career-high 16 home runs to go with 60 RBI and five steals. The third baseman underwent microfracture surgery on his knee in November, and while it's expected to keep him from working out at full speed until next month, he said he expects to be 100 percent by the time spring training begins.

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      Dodgers' Justin Turner: Underwent microfracture procedure

      Turner revealed last weekend that his recent knee surgery included a microfracture procedure, the Los Angeles Times reports. Speaking at Adrian Gonzalez's charity softball game, Turner said that a piece of cartilage had been torn off on the outside part of his knee, necessitating the microfracture surgery. He dealt with a bruised knee throughout much of the second half, but Turner believes the cartilage damage happened in the postseason. While Turner won't be able to run at full strength for approximately three months, he is confident he will be a full go at the start of spring training.

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      Dodgers 3B Justin Turner undergoes knee surgery Thursday

      Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner will have surgery on his left knee Thursday, but is expected to be ready for spring training, Eric Stephen of SB Nation reports. Turner had his best season, blowing past his career high in home runs with 16 long balls and a .294/.370/.491 slash line. He should be back playing pretty regularly in 2016.

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      Dodgers' Justin Turner: In lineup for Game 5

      Turner (knee) is in the lineup for Game 5 of the NLDS against the Mets on Thursday. His troublesome left knee swelled up again Tuesday, forcing Turner to leave Game 4 prematurely, but he is will be able to play Thursday, as expected. Turner will man third base and bat cleanup against Jacob deGrom.

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      Dodgers 3B Justin Turner expected to play Thursday

      Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner (knee) is expected to be able to play Thursday in Game 5 of the NLDS, Eric Stephen of SB Nation reports. The 30-year-old was forced from Tuesday's Game 4 with swelling in his left knee, the same knee that limited him during the final couple weeks of the regular season. However, manager Don Mattingly expects Turner to be able to give it a go against Jacob deGrom with the season on the line.

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      Dodgers 3B Justin Turner left Game 4 of NLDS with minor knee injury

      Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner left Tuesday's game due to swelling in his knee, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports. It was part of a double-switch, with Corey Seager moving to third base and Jimmy Rollins moving to shortstop late in Tuesday's Game 4 victory over the Mets. Turner should be considered day-to-day in advance of Thursday's deciding Game 5.

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      Justin Turner helps Dodgers clinch home field advantage in NLDS

      Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner went 2 for 3 with a solo home run in a 2-1 win over San Diego on Saturday. Turner just continues his breakout season, as this marks his 16th dinger of the year. Since joining the Dodgers last season, Turner has developed into a completely different player, as he has doubled most of his career numbers in that two-year span. It remains to be seen what they'll do with him next year considering all the young depth the Dodgers have, but he's definitely played well enough to earn an everyday role yet again.

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      Dodgers 3B Justin Turner returns to lineup Thursday

      Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner (knee) is back in the lineup and hitting third Thursday, SB Nation's Eric Stephen reports. After missing four games with the knee issue, Turner returns as one of the only Dodgers regulars in Thursday's lineup. Manager Don Mattingly said Turner won't play every day over the rest of the regular season as the Dodgers hope to have him fresh for a run in October.

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      Dodgers 3B Justin Turner dealing with bone bruise in left knee

      Dodgers thrid baseman Justin Turner's MRI revealed he is suffering from tendinitis and a bone bruise in his left knee, Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reports. Turner described the injury as 'pretty much the best case we could have had' and expects to play again in a couple days. The 30-year-old has been out of the lineup since Saturday, when a sore knee forced him out of the game early.

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