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Turley Still Adjusting

Turley has given up 18 hits in three starts so far

Nik Turley has the potential to be a Major League pitcher, says manager Tony Franklin, but the rocky start to his season has left him with one loss, two no-decisions, and an ERA of 7.82 in his first three starts. However, management is confident that although he is still adjusting from single-A, he has the ability win games for the Trenton Thunder.

"He's potentially a heck of a Major League player. A lot of guys come blessed with potential but if potential doesn't play out it's not any good, but I think Nik is one of those guys who has enough talent," Thunder Manger Tony Franklin said. The 23-year old left-handed pitcher was drafted by the Yankees in 2008 out of Harvard-Westlake High school. He has steadily improved over the years... Recommended Stories

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