No one has come out and said that Jacob Turner’s spot in Miami’s starting rotation is in jeopardy. But the Marlins clearly are not pleased with the way he has pitched this spring.
“Definitely a concern,’’ manager Mike Redmond said Friday, a day after watching Turner struggle again in a minor league game.
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• The Yankees’ CC Sabathia, making his spring debut, allowed four of the first five batters to reach base. He allowed two runs on eight hits in five innings in a 7-3 win over the Marlins.
• Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria took his time on a bouncer by Ichiro and failed to turn a double play in the third. Travis Hafner followed with a two-run homer.
• Miami’s Austin Kearns bounced into two double plays and finished 0-for-3, dropping his average to .077 (2-for-26).