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Jacob Turner at Joker Marchant Stadium on March 1, 2011 in Lakeland, Florida. (Getty Images)

Marlins Designate For Assignment Jacob Turner, Whom Tigers Traded For Sanchez

The 23-year-old Turner, whom the Tigers drafted 9th overall in 2009, had a 5.97 ERA as of Monday, when the move was announced.

CBS Detroit–08/05/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 20: Jacob Turner #33 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on September 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Turner Sharp In 4 innings For Marlins

Jacob Turner allowed one run in four innings to help his chances of earning a spot in the Miami starting rotation, and the Marlins beat the Detroit Tigers 4-2 on Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2014

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Marlins’ Fire Sale, Trade For Jacob Turner Will Help Team In Long Term

There won’t be a whole lot of things to look forward to in Miami this season, but watching Jacob Turner develop will be one of them.

03/19/2013

PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 22: Starting pitcher Jacob Turner #33 of the Miami Marlins pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks during game one of the MLB double header at Chase Field on August 22, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Turner Impressive, Guillen Tossed In Marlins’ Loss

In the end, Jacob Turner’s strong outing was overshadowed by that of his Arizona counterpart Tyler Skaggs.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2012

ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 20:  Pitcher John Smoltz #29 of the Boston Red Sox on July 20, 2009 at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Trade Stirs Inevitable Whining About John Smoltz

I call it the Smoltz Syndrome. Any time the Tigers trade a top pitching prospect for immediate help, the gnawing fear returns for some.

97.1 The Ticket–07/24/2012

Omar Infante is heading to the Detroit Tigers. (Getty Images/Chris Trotman)

Tigers Acquire Infante, Sanchez From Marlins

The Detroit Tigers have acquired second baseman Omar Infante and right-hander Anibal Sanchez from Miami, sending 21-year-old righty Jacob Turner and two minor leaguers to the Marlins.

97.1 The Ticket–07/23/2012

Jacob Turner at Joker Marchant Stadium on March 1, 2011 in Lakeland, Florida. (Getty Images)

Turner Will Get At Least One More Start

Jacob Turner, bludgeoned for three home runs while allowing seven runs in two innings Tuesday, will make a second start for injured LHP Drew Smyly.

97.1 The Ticket–07/19/2012

DETROIT, MI - JULY 17: Jacob Turner #50 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after Mike Trumbo #44 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a three-run home run during the first inning of the game at Comerica Park on July 17, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

With Scouts Watching, Turner Gets Scorched

The end of July is approaching, and that means hot weather and baseball trade rumors.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2012

DETROIT - SEPTEMBER 22: Jacob Turner #50 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after giving up a two run home run off the bat of Adam Jones #10 of the Baltimore Orioles scoring Matt Wieters #32 in the fourth inning during the game at Comerica Park on September 22, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Angels-Tigers Preview 7-17-12

While the Detroit Tigers are heating up at home, the Los Angeles Angels are suddenly struggling on the road.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2012

Jacob Turner at Joker Marchant Stadium on March 1, 2011 in Lakeland, Florida. (Getty Images)

Turner Gets Called Up For Tuesday Start

Jacob Turner was called up to start Tuesday night in place of injured LHP Drew Smyly.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2012

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