Chicago Cubs

Jacob Turner
current status: Right shoulder inflammation, 60-day DL
Birth Date:May 21, 1991 (24 years old)
Place of Birth:St. Charles, MO
Hometown:St. Charles, MO
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2009 (1st round).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Miami in 2014.
Scouting Report
Assets: Has an ideal pitchers' frame (6-5, 215 pounds), a good arsenal and excellent makeup. Knows how to set up batters. His control is sharp when on his game.
Flaws: Can be guilty at times of throwing too many strikes, so when he doesn't waste a few pitches he becomes more hittable. Has trouble when his control alludes him.
Career Potential: Talented right-hander with upside.