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Justin Turner's morning workout included catching a giant marlin

(Chesterton, Eric)

We all know that there is no such thing as a true offseason in baseball. Rather, the offseason provides the best time for players to improve and make adjustments for the next season. Even while working hard to improve, though, players have plenty of time to relax and enjoy hobbies they don't have time for during the season.
On Monday, Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner discovered that his offseason fishing hobby could double as a workout for the day when he and his buddies reeled in a giant marlin: 

Lifting that fish into the boat probably provided a perfectly adequate workout for the day. Now that his workout is out of the way, Turner can get back to enjoying a relaxing offseason day of fishing.