- Born ~1942
Gerald Turner has been an Atlanta Braves and Kansas City Royals scout in Oklahoma and northwest Texas. He signed Josh Elander, Colt Griffin, Luke Hochevar, Jason Hursh, Matt Lipka, Evan Gattis, Chad Comer and Andrelton Simmons.
Turner previously coached high school baseball for 32 years. He started scouting part time for the Royals in the mid-80's, went full time in 1997 and moved to the Braves in 2005.