|Bats / Throws||Right / Right|
|Date of Birth||11/23/1984|
|Height, Weight||5'11", 205 lbs|
|From||Long Beach, CA|
|College||Cal State Fullerton|
|Drafted||2006 - Rd 7|
Correcting a previous update, Turner is starting at third base and batting third Friday against the Marlins.
Turner will aim to extend his modest hitting streak to three games Friday. He's reached base safely in five of his last six contests.
Turner isn't in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the Marlins.
Turner will head to the bench despite collecting four base knocks (including two extra-base hits) over his last two contests. Max Muncy moves over to third base with Turner riding the pine.
Turner is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Phillies, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.
Turner has started all five games since the All-Star break, going 6-for-24 with a home run and four doubles in those contests. In his absence, Max Muncy is starting at third base and hitting second.
Turner went 3-for-5 with a home run, two doubles, three runs scored and two RBI in Saturday's 11-2 win over the Red Sox.
Turner was 3-for-21 in his last seven contests but busted out in Boston against Chris Sale. The veteran third baseman has battled numerous injuries throughout the season but is still slashing .295/.374/.460 with 11 home runs in 84 games.
Turner (elbow) is starting at third base and batting third Thursday against the Padres.
Turner was held out of the lineup since being hit by a pitch on his left elbow Sunday, though he did appear off the bench Wednesday. The veteran third baseman is slashing .295/.280/.523 with four doubles and two homers in his last 13 games.