Laurila: Q&A with Dodgers’ Justin Turner on hitting

From SABR member David Laurila at FanGraphs on July 18, 2019:

Justin Turner jumpstarted his career following a swing change prior to the 2014 season. The Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman has spoken on the subject several times, with no shortage of stories chronicling his journeyman-to-slugger evolution.

That doesn’t mean that Turner doesn’t have more to say about hitting. He still has plenty to share on the intricacies of his craft, both philosophically and as they pertain to his own experience. When it comes to a good thing, there’s always room for more.

The conversation that follows took place this past Sunday.

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Originally published: July 18, 2019. Last Updated: July 18, 2019.