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DETROIT - SEPTEMBER 22: Jacob Turner #50 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning during the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park on September 22, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Turner Keeps Tigers Close In First Start Of Season

Jacob Turner made his first major league start of the season Thursday and looked improved over the pitcher who was tagged for an 8.53 ERA over three spot starts for the Tigers last year.

97.1 The Ticket–06/22/2012

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

Tigers Change Course On Fill-In Start For Fister

Jim Leyland sent writers out of his office Sunday after his pre–game meeting with the press under the impression that Thursday was going to be a Mr. Bullpen day.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2012

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

Tigers Option Turner To Triple-A

The Detroit Tigers have optioned right-hander Jacob Turner to Triple-A Toledo, one of six roster cuts Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/26/2012

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

Turner, Crosby Out Of Rotation Race, At Least For Now

The candidates for the open spot in the Detroit rotation are thinning themselves out.

97.1 The Ticket–03/19/2012

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

Report: Jacob Turner Has Shoulder Tendinitis

Tigers top prospect — and consensus 14th best in all of baseball — Jacob Turner was slated to be their fifth starter heading into spring training, assuming they didn’t trade for a pitcher outside the organization.

97.1 The Ticket–03/15/2012

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

Plenty Of Candidates For 5th Starter In Detroit

Jacob Turner pitched 12 2-3 innings in the major leagues last year — enough to realize he still had a lot to work on.

97.1 The Ticket–02/23/2012

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: Matt Garza #17 of the Chicago Cubs pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on September 27, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Pat Caputo’s Thoughts On Jacob Turner, Matt Garza And A Possible Trade Between The Tigers And Cubs

The Tigers won 95 games last season, an ALDS series against the Yankees and pushed the Rangers in the ALCS.

97.1 The Ticket–01/04/2012

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

Dombrowski: “Not Trading Turner”

Tigers President and GM Dave Dombrowski told reporters today that he is currently not in any talks with teams about trading for a starting pitcher.

97.1 The Ticket–01/04/2012

SEATTLE - SEPTEMBER 28:  Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 28, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Tigers Take Aim At Gio Gonzalez (Update)

The rumors are flying that the Tigers are going after a starting pitcher.

97.1 The Ticket–12/07/2011

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)

Detroit Tigers Notes And Quotes 9-23-11

Jacob Turner showed too much rust and too little experience in his third major league start.

97.1 The Ticket–09/23/2011

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