Justin Turner wanted to return to the Dodgers, and the Dodgers wanted him back. But Turner said he considered offers from “a few” other teams before signing a four-year, $64-million contract with the Dodgers.
“It’s obviously flattering to be wanted,” Turner said Wednesday at Dodger Stadium.
“At the end of the day, it comes down to winning championships. I think that this team is on the brink of winning a championship.”
Turner declined to identify the other teams that had extended him a contract offer but said the Angels were not one of them.
The Angels would have been a nice fit for Turner, and vice versa. He...