Trea Turner RUMORS & NEWS

  • Why paying Aaron Judge, Trea Turner and Xander Bogaerts in their 30s could be a risky move

    ESPN "At the news conference officially welcoming Xander Bogaerts to the San Diego Padres, he tried on a pin-striped Padres jersey emblazoned with "2" on the back as A.J. Preller, the team's president of baseball operations and general manager, looked on with a smile as..." December 15

  • Trea Turner issues message to Dodgers fans after signing with Phillies

    Clutch Points "Trea Turner recently sent a message to Los Angeles Dodgers fans after signing in Philadelphia with the Phillies. “Thank you @dodgers fans! Was blast playing in front of all of you! Memories I’ll never forget,” Turner wrote on..." December 09

  • Why Trea Turner, Phillies found a great fit on an age-defying contract

    The Athletic "When the contingent of three Phillies officials — Dave Dombrowski, Sam Fuld and Rob Thomson — met Trea Turner and his wife, Kristen, at their home in Florida, it was Dombrowski who did most of the talking. The visit before Thanksgiving lasted three hours. And,..." December 09

  • Can Phillies make their payroll puzzle workable after Trea Turner mega deal?

    The Athletic "So this is what happens when you sign a $300 million shortstop to go along with your $330 million right fielder: You have some bills to pay. Lots of them. For a long, long time, too. Let’s just say the Phillies have noticed those bills are coming. But..." December 06

  • Padres Made Higher Offer Than Phillies To Trea Turner

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The Phillies ended the Padres’ season in October. On Monday, the National League champions inflicted a fresh wound. The Padres’ pursuit of free agent shortstop Trea Turner ended on the first day of the Winter Meetings when the two-time All-Star agreed to an 11-year deal..." December 06

  • Why Trea Turner is perfect fit at the top of Phillies' lineup

    CBS Sports "The Phillies made a big splash on Monday afternoon with the signing of free agent shortstop Trea Turner to a reported 11-year, $300 million deal. The initial reaction from here is that he is the perfect fit atop that powerful lineup.  Last season, the..." December 06

  • How the Phillies landed Trea Turner: Inside their months-long quest that ended in a $300M deal

    The Athletic " John Middleton spent Sunday afternoon where he spends many Sunday afternoons in the fall. He sat with his wife, Leigh, alongside Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie in the executive suite at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. As the Eagles imposed their will upon the Tennessee Titans, those..." December 06

  • Trea Turner signs $300 million deal with Phillies

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia Phillies are signing superstar shortstop Trea Turner to a massive deal in MLB free agency. According to ESPN’s Kiley McDaniel, Turner and the Phillies are in agreement on an 11-year, $300 million deal which includes a full no-trade clause. It’s a..." December 05

  • Padres Reportedly Interested in Signing SS Trea Turner

    Sportsnaut "The San Diego Padres are in the chase for one of the top shortstops in MLB free agency, and a new report suggests they could add the one that played for their biggest rival in 2022. With the MLB winter meetings set for next week, the offseason maneuverings should hit overdrive very..." December 02

  • How Trea Turner evolved into a potential $300 million free agent

    ESPN "There are a number of reasons Trea Turner is poised to get one of the biggest contracts in free agency this winter, with a chance to crack $300 million. He is instantly recognizable for his trademark slide. He won a World Series ring in 2019 with the Washington..." December 01

  • Trea Turner to the Phillies ‘has a good chance’ to happen

    Sportsnaut "Two-time All-Star shortstop Trea Turner has been among the biggest names on the MLB free agent market as things play out around the baseball world. Turner is coming off his first career 100-RBI season and is seen as a potential franchise cornerstone moving forward...." November 29

  • Dodgers interested in Willy Adames amid Trea Turner uncertainty

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Dodgers would love to re-sign Trea Turner, but it seems likely that Turner will sign elsewhere in free agency barring unforeseen circumstances. Star shortstops such as Carlos Correa, Dansby Swanson, and Xander Bogaerts are available on the open market. However, the..." November 25

  • Dodgers facing harsh Trea Turner reality in free agency

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Dodgers would love to re-sign Trea Turner. But according to recent reports, the likelihood of Turner returning to LA is slim. “Dodger Talk” host David Vassegh recently revealed the harsh reality for a potential Trea Turner pursuit in free agency,..." November 24

  • Mariners have 'checked in' on free-agent SS Trea Turner

    Bleacher Report "The Seattle Mariners are looking to make a splash in free agency this winter, and it appears they have eyes on one of the top free-agent shortstops available on the market. Seattle has "checked in on" former Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Trea Turner, according to Jim..." November 21

  • 5 ideal landing spots for Trea Turner in MLB free agency

    Sportsnaut "Trea Turner will be one of the most sought-after players in MLB free agency this winter because he may be the fallback option for many organizations who come up short in their primary pursuits. The current MLB free agent market is filled with All-Stars, as well as Cy..." November 19

  • The Top 10 Landing Spots for Trea Turner in MLB Free Agency

    Bleacher Report "Just like a year ago, there is plenty of attention this MLB offseason on a talented crop of free-agent shortstops. Only this class might be even better than the last one. It includes Dansby Swanson, Xander Bogaerts, Carlos Correa (again) and Trea Turner, one of the fastest players and..." November 17

  • 'Interesting Rumblings' Trea Turner Wants to Join PHI in Free Agency

    Bleacher Report "The Philadelphia Phillies fell short in the World Series, but they may have another superstar on their roster as they attempt to reach the sport's biggest stage again next season. "There's some interesting rumblings that he wants to be here," Jayson..." November 09

  • Five Most Logical Free Agency Destinations For Trea Turner

    The Big Lead "Trea Turner will be one of the most sought after MLB free agents on the market this winter. The Los Angeles Dodgers weren't able to lock up the shortstop long-term and now he's set to get big money offers from a number of teams. Turner has been an All-Star..." November 09

  • Aaron Judge, Trea Turner among 131 players entering free agency

    The Score "The Major League Baseball Players Association announced the names of 131 players who became free agents Sunday following the conclusion of the World Series. The list doesn't include players with options or opt-outs in their contracts, such as Jacob..." November 06

  • The real reason Trea Turner might leave Dodgers in free agency, revealed

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Dodgers will face multiple dilemmas when the free agency period opens up next month. Among them, Trea Turner will become a free agent for the first time in his career, and he could opt to take his talents elsewhere. The New York Post’s Jon..." October 28

  • How Mookie Betts, Trea Turner and Freddie Freeman became the Dodgers' leading men

    ESPN "Mookie Betts was on still on the injured list when he initiated the most consequential conversation of the Dodgers' 2022 season, walking up to manager Dave Roberts in the dugout during a June game with a question. "What are you going to do with the lineup?" Betts wanted to..." September 17

  • Ranking Trea Turner's Potential Landing Spots In Free Agency

    Bleacher Report "With mere weeks standing between him and a date with Major League Baseball's free-agent market, Trea Turner just made it easier to speculate about where he'll end up. Though the Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop told Bill Plunkett of the Orange..." September 16

  • Trea Turner: 'Everything is in play' for impending free agency

    The Score "Los Angeles Dodgers All-Star shortstop Trea Turner will be one of this offseason's marquee free agents and he says he's keeping his options open. "I'm an East Coast guy. But with free agency, you get a chance to pick and control it as much as you can in..." September 15

  • Magic Johnson reacts to Dodgers’ ridiculous 2022 season, shouts out Freddie Freeman, Trea Turner

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Dodgers are enjoying a fantastic 2022 regular season. As of this story’s publication, the Dodgers lead all of baseball with an 87-37 record. The San Diego Padres, who acquired Juan Soto at the trade deadline, sit 19.5 games behind LA in the NL West. Their strong brand..." August 27

  • Is Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Trea Turner's slide the prettiest play in baseball?

    ESPN "The most beautiful play in Major League Baseball exists because its practitioner embraced a long-held axiom: Form follows function. Once upon a time, Trea Turner was a habitual head-first slider, his fingers and wrists and shoulders exposed to all the obstacles that exist when a..." August 23