ETSU's Tim Turner drafted by Seattle Mariners
Tim Turner was drafted by the Seattle Mariners Wednesday
Tim Turner was drafted by the Seattle Mariners Wednesday

Thursday, June 05, 2003

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 5, 2003) - East Tennessee State junior pitcher/center fielder Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) was selected by the Seattle Mariners Wednesday in the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft. Turner, the Mariners 50th round selection, finished third on the Bucs with a .301 batting average in 2003. He hit three home runs, had 13 RBI and scored 23 runs last season. He was 15-of-18 in stolen base attempts on the year, breaking the ETSU record for career stolen bases with 42. He is a .284 batter in his three years in a Buccaneer uniform, adding six home runs, 50 RBI and 71 runs scored. On the mound, Turner was 2-7 last season and finished second on the club with a 5.44 ERA. He led the team in innings pitched (89.1) and strikeouts (97), finishing second in the Southern Conference in that category. For his career, Turner is 6-15 with a 6.12 ERA and 186 strikeouts in 182.2 innings pitched.
Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
WSOC ETSU 3 Radford, Va.
Aug 24 Radford 1
VB ETSU 0 Blacksburg, Va.
Aug 28 Virginia Tech 3
WSOC Tennessee Tech 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 28 ETSU 1
MSOC ETSU 1 Clemson, SC
Aug 28 Clemson University 3
VB ETSU 0 Radford, Va.
Aug 29 Washington St. 3
VB ETSU 3 Radford, Va.
Aug 29 LIU Brooklyn 1
WSOC NC State 2 Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 30 ETSU 0
MSOC High Point University 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 1 ETSU 2
WSOC Eastern Kentucky 2 Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 2 ETSU 4
FB Kennesaw State Home
Sep 3, 7:30 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Troy, Ala.
Sep 4, 4:00 p.m. Alabama St.
VB ETSU Troy, Ala.
Sep 5, 10:30 a.m. CSU Bakersfield
VB ETSU Troy, Ala.
Sep 5, 3:30 p.m. Troy
Sep 5, 6:00 p.m. Radford University
WSOC Navy Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 6, 1:00 p.m. ETSU
Sep 9, 7:00 p.m. Appalachian State University
FB Maryville College Home
Sep 10, 7:30 p.m. ETSU