The Chicago Cubs have traded for starting pitcher Jacob Turner from the Miami Marlins for minor league pitchers Tyler Bremer and Jose Arias. The Marlins placed Turner on waivers Tuesday.
The Marlins placed Turner on waivers Tuesday.
At the trade deadline, the Marlins acquired another young starter from the Houston Astros in Jarred Cosart, who edged Turner out of the rotation. For the season, Turner has a 5.97 ERA and has struck out 6.2 batters per nine innings.
Bremer has a 3.10 ERA, and 63 strikeouts in 52 1/3 relief innings between 28 Class A appearances, and eight in High-A this season.
Arias has a 2.08 ERA, and 54 strikeouts in 43 1/3 relief innings this season, in two Rookie Ball appearances, and 25 Class A appearances.
- Sarah Barshop and Alex Hampl