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Portrait of Jacob Turner

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
4 298.7 11 25 0 192 4.97 0
Birth Date5-21-1991
Height6' 5"
Weight215 lbs
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ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2011 DET MLB 3 3 12.7 17 4 8 3 .263 112 12.1 2.8 2.1 5.7 43% .318 .311 1.66 6.06 8.53 108 7.22 -0.3
2012 DET 0 3 3 12.3 17 7 7 4 .274 107 12.4 5.1 2.9 5.1 53% .302 .336 1.95 7.83 8.03 0 0.00 0.0
2012 MIA 0 7 7 42.7 33 9 29 5 .258 95 7.0 1.9 1.1 6.1 45% .220 .229 0.98 3.93 3.38 0 0.00 0.0
2013 MIA MLB 20 20 118.0 116 54 77 11 .254 98 8.8 4.1 0.8 5.9 48% .285 .275 1.44 4.40 3.74 121 4.70 0.3
2014 CHN 0 8 6 34.7 42 10 17 4 .260 100 10.9 2.6 1.0 4.4 49% .322 .288 1.50 4.49 6.49 0 0.00 0.0
2014 MIA 0 20 12 78.3 106 23 54 8 .257 95 12.2 2.6 0.9 6.2 52% .368 .314 1.65 3.97 5.97 0 0.00 0.0
2012 TOT MLB 10 10 55.0 50 16 36 9 .262 98 8.2 2.6 1.5 5.9 47% .241 .257 1.20 4.81 4.42 109 3.59 1.0
2014 TOT MLB 28 18 113.0 148 33 71 12 .258 97 11.8 2.6 1.0 5.7 51% .354 .306 1.60 4.13 6.13 116 5.55 -1.1
CareerMLB6151298.733110719235.2579810.03.21.15.849%.306.2861.474.444.971164.94-0.2

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2010 WMI A 11 10 54.0 53 9 51 4 .260 105 8.8 1.5 0.7 8.5 44% .301 .229 1.15 3.24 3.67
2010 LAK A+ 13 13 61.3 53 14 51 3 .260 89 7.8 2.1 0.4 7.5 48% .294 .223 1.09 3.44 2.94
2011 DET MLB 3 3 12.7 17 4 8 3 .263 112 12.1 2.8 2.1 5.7 43% .318 .311 1.66 6.06 8.53
2011 ERI AA 17 17 113.7 102 32 90 9 .275 92 8.1 2.5 0.7 7.1 50% .278 .239 1.18 3.89 3.48
2011 TOL AAA 3 3 17.3 15 3 20 1 .262 87 7.8 1.6 0.5 10.4 46% .311 .197 1.04 2.20 3.12
2012 DET MLB 3 3 12.3 17 7 7 4 .274 107 12.4 5.1 2.9 5.1 53% .302 .336 1.95 7.83 8.03
2012 MIA MLB 7 7 42.7 33 9 29 5 .258 95 7.0 1.9 1.1 6.1 45% .220 .229 0.98 3.93 3.38
2012 LAK A+ 4 4 21.7 17 7 17 1 .257 110 7.1 2.9 0.4 7.1 52% .267 .222 1.11 3.53 1.66
2012 NWO AAA 5 5 27.3 27 12 16 2 .270 87 8.9 4.0 0.7 5.3 42% .291 .268 1.43 4.76 1.98
2012 TOL AAA 10 10 62.7 52 24 40 2 .253 98 7.5 3.4 0.3 5.7 56% .265 .225 1.21 3.54 3.16
2013 MIA MLB 20 20 118.0 116 54 77 11 .254 98 8.8 4.1 0.8 5.9 48% .285 .275 1.44 4.40 3.74
2013 NWO AAA 10 10 56.3 59 14 35 7 .268 91 9.4 2.2 1.1 5.6 54% .284 .284 1.30 4.85 4.47
2014 CHN MLB 8 6 34.7 42 10 17 4 .260 100 10.9 2.6 1.0 4.4 49% .322 .288 1.50 4.49 6.49
2014 MIA MLB 20 12 78.3 106 23 54 8 .257 95 12.2 2.6 0.9 6.2 52% .368 .314 1.65 3.97 5.97
2014 JUP A+ 2 2 11.0 7 1 10 1 .269 94 5.7 0.8 0.8 8.2 69% .214 .185 0.73 3.03 2.45
2015 TEN AA 2 2 9.0 5 2 7 1 .266 89 5.0 2.0 1.0 7.0 50% .174 .162 0.78 3.86 2.00

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2011 241 0.4315 0.4191 0.8119 0.6731 0.2263 0.9286 0.5484 0.1881
2012 886 0.4424 0.4503 0.7744 0.6454 0.2955 0.8696 0.6096 0.2256
2013 1742 0.4535 0.4524 0.7982 0.6253 0.3088 0.8866 0.6497 0.2018
2014 1767 0.4420 0.4539 0.8067 0.6530 0.2961 0.9000 0.6438 0.1933
Career46360.44590.45080.79760.64220.29710.89060.63450.2024

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-04 2014-05-03 15-DL 29 25 Right Shoulder Strain - -
2012-03-13 2012-03-26 Camp 13 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation Tendonitis - -
2010-04-21 2010-05-05 Minors 14 0 Right Forearm Tightness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 CHA $1,500,000
2015 CHN $1,000,000
2014 MIA $1,000,000
2013 MIA $1,175,000
2012 DET $1,175,000
2011 DET $1,175,000
2010 DET $1,175,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$6,700,000
2011Current$1,500,000
7 yrPvs + Cur$8,200,000
7 yrTotal$8,200,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 33 dBoras Corp.1 year/$1.5M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016). Re-signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/3/15.
  • 4 years/$5.5M (2010-13), plus 2014-15 club options. Signed Major League contract with Detroit 8/17/09. $4.7M signing bonus, guaranteed split salaries 2010-13 between $0.8M-$2.15M based on when Turner reaches majors. 2014-15 club options at $1M/year ($0.5M in minors). Acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12. Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade 8/8/14 after being DFA by Miami 8/5/14. Chicago Cubs exercised 2015 option 11/1/14 ($1M in majors, $0.5M in minors). Claimed by Chicago White Sox off waivers from Chicago Cubs 10/27/15. Non-tendered by Chicago White Sox 12/2/15.
  • Drafted by Detroit 2009 (1-9) (Westminster Christian HS, St Louis, Mo.).

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2015-02-26 20:00:00 (link to chat)18 team dynasty - Devers, Betts, Semien, Bruce for Polanco, Matt Davidson, Jacob Turner, late round pick - which side do you prefer?
(paulallen from Chicago)
I know this trade. It's the Betts/Bruce side, without question. (Bret Sayre)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Jacob Turner threw 4,685 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Sinker (94mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph), Curve (79mph) and Change (87mph).