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In playoffs, Dodgers' Justin Turner to meet the team that took a pass on him

In playoffs, Dodgers' Justin Turner to meet the team that took a pass on him

Justin Turner could bat cleanup, in the playoffs, for the team that can afford to buy the greatest players the game has to offer, against the team that did not consider him worthy of a major league roster spot.

That's a pretty good story, but nowhere near as dramatic as the one that sent him scurrying to his computer to try to understand why he had been rushed to the emergency room and how his body had betrayed him.

He had reported to Dodger Stadium in July with a nagging infection on his thigh. He wanted the athletic trainers to clean it up and cover it so he could play. Next thing he knew, he was at the hospital, getting swabbed for a bacteria sample. Doctors dropped a...

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