Cubs Get Right-hander From Marlins
Saturday Aug 09, 2014 12:00am
(CHICAGO) – The Chicago Cubs have acquired right-hander Jacob Turner from the Miami Marlins for a couple of minor league relievers, the teams announced Friday. Turner was designated for assignment by the Marlins on Tuesday when Brian Flynn was recalled from Triple-A New Orleans. In 20 appearances this year, including 12 as a starter, Turner is 4-7 with a 5.97 ERA. He has 54 strikeouts in 78 1/3 innings. The Marlins will receive Class A pitchers Tyler Bremer and Jose Arias from the Cubs.