Saw this one coming, did you? If so, you should be playing the market, hanging out in a sports book, announcing you’re a descendant of Nostradamus.
It’s Justin Turner, the one-man marvel. Released in the off-season by the Mets, his career stalling at age 29, it probably looked to many like his career had reached its brief end.
And look at him now. He’s the discovery of 2014, a utility man who can play all over the infield, hit right-handed and left-handed pitching, is a good pinch-hitter and spot starter, and in his spare time helps little old ladies across the street.
Turner leads the team in hitting (.333) and has been their most consistent hitter for...