MLB

San Francisco Giants
2014 Avg.
.279
 
Career Avg.
.281
Name  Michael Morse
Born  3/22/1982
Height  6-5
Weight  230
Number  38
Position  LF
Bats  R
Throws  R
4/23/2014 7:56:00 PM
Description: Giants left fielder Michael Morse blasted two homers and drove in four runs Wednesday at Colorado.
Insight: Morse had gone 4-for-31 (.129) with 11 Ks over his previous 10 games. The slugger has five homers, 15 RBI and an .897 OPS after Wednesday's explosion.
 
4/20/2014 9:15:00 AM
Description: Giants left fielder Michael Morse hit his third home run of the season Saturday night at San Diego.
Insight: Morse came into the game with two hits in his last 17 at-bats. The 32-year-old is hitting .302 with a .920 OPS through 53 at-bats.
 
4/18/2014 8:35:00 PM
Description: San Francisco left fielder Mike Morse will be given the night off Friday against San Diego. SOURCE: Henry Schulman, San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: It's his first absence of the year. Defensive whiz Gregor Blanco (.125, 0 HR, 1 RBI) will be given the start in left field.
 
Hot4/8/2014 8:10:00 PM
Description: Giants LF Michael Morse has hit safely in all eight games this season.
Insight: Morse went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI Tuesday against the Diamondbacks and is hitting .391 so far.
 
4/5/2014 8:17:00 PM
Description: Michael Morse blasted his first homer as a member of the Giants Saturday against the Dodgers.
Insight: Injuries derailed Morse's 2013 season and he batted only .226 with 13 homers in 88 games for the Mariners and Orioles. Morse batted .296 and hit 64 longballs in 346 games with the Nationals from 2010-12.
 
3/13/2014 8:49:00 PM
Description: According to John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle, Giants outfielder Michael Morse will miss four-to-five days with a calf strain.
Insight: The injury has been lingering for Morse, so he'll sit out in hopes that it will go away completely. The slugger played just 88 games last season (76 with Seattle, 12 with Baltimore) due to injuries and hit .215 with 13 home runs and a .651 OPS. However, he batted .296/.345/.516 with 64 homers and 198 RBI in 346 games with the Nationals from 2010-12.
 
3/13/2014 6:17:00 PM
Description: According to John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle, Giants outfielder Michael Morse will miss a couple of days with a mild calf strain.
Insight: The injury has been lingering for Morse, so he'll sit out in hopes that it will go away completely. The slugger played just 88 games last season (76 with Seattle, 12 with Baltimore) due to injuries and hit .215 with 13 home runs and a .651 OPS. However, he batted .296/.345/.516 with 64 homers and 198 RBI in 346 games with the Nationals from 2010-12.
 
12/16/2013 9:11:00 PM
Description: Michael Morse's new deal with San Francisco is worth $6 million. SOURCE: Jon Heyman, CBS Sports
Insight: He signed a one-year contract last week. Injuries and poor play limited Morse to just 88 games last season (.215, 13 HR, 27 RBI). The 31-year-old is set to be the Giants' Opening Day left fielder.
 
10/16/2013 11:25:00 AM
Description: Impending free agent Michael Morse is undergoing wrist surgery on Wednesday. SOURCE: Dan Connolly, Baltimore Sun
Insight: The timetable for recovery is about 6-to-8 weeks. Morse may have trouble landing a long-term deal after floundering in the second half (.143 AVG after the All-Star break).
 
10/8/2013 5:57:00 PM
Description: Michael Morse will undergo surgery on his left wrist.
Insight: Morse's season started with so much promise after he led the majors in homers during spring training and hit six in his first nine games of the regular season. However, he dealt with numerous injuries and finished the season with a .215 average, 13 homers, 27 RBI, 34 runs and a .651 OPS in 337 combined plate appearances with Seattle and Baltimore. He went 10-for-83 (.120) with one home run over his final 27 games and 0-for-22 in his last 10.
 
9/28/2013 7:58:00 PM
Description: Michael Morse's injured left wrist might require offseason surgery. SOURCE: Associated Press
Insight: Morse has already set up to two doctors appointments including a visit to Dr. Brian Schofield in Sarasota next week. The veteran outfielder struggled mightily during his brief tenure with Baltimore, producing just three hits in 29 at bats for the O's (.103 AVG). Morse is set to become a free agent this offseason.
 
8/30/2013 1:50:00 PM
Description: The Orioles have reportedly acquired Michael Morse from Seattle.
Insight: Morse, who will be a free agent this offseason, spent five weeks on the disabled list from June to July due to a strained quad and has hit just four home runs with a .214 average over 182 at-bats since May 3. He hasn't played much in Camden Yards, but his .283 batting average is 19 points higher than his Safeco Field average.
 
Cold8/29/2013 1:00:00 PM
Description: According to Jon Heyman, the Orioles have claimed Mariners right fielder Michael Morse off revocable waivers.
Insight: The O's also won claims on Josh Willingham and Jason Kubel. Joining the O's would be great for Morse, who has hit just .210 with a .640 OPS at Safeco Field this season. Morse, who will be a free agent this offseason, spent five weeks on the disabled list from June to July due to a strained quad and has hit just four home runs with a .214 average over 182 at-bats since May 3. He's just 3-for-32 (.094) over his last nine games.
 
8/21/2013 7:52:00 PM
Description: Mariners right fielder Michael Morse continued his dominance of Athletics starter A.J. Griffin Wednesday with a homer in the second inning.
Insight: Morse came in 5-for-6 with two doubles and a homer against Griffin. He went 2-for-4 Wednesday to snap out of a 0-for-16 slump and raise his average to .232. Morse has just two home runs since May.
 
8/21/2013 10:55:00 AM
Description: Mariners right fielder Michael Morse is a career .833 hitter versus Oakland youngster A.J. Griffin.
Insight: Ok, he's only faced him six times, but Morse has a pair of doubles and a home run among his five knocks. Morse is batting .228 this season with 12 homers and 26 RBI over 71 games, but most of that damage was done in April. We're still waiting for that guy to return.
 
8/9/2013 10:50:00 AM
Description: Mariners right fielder Michael Morse is a career .467 hitter (7-for-15) versus Milwaukee starter Kyle Lohse.
Insight: Morse is batting .242 this season with 12 homers and 26 RBI over 64 games, but most of that damage was done in April. He's only gotten 67 at bats since June 1 and done very little with them.
 
Cold8/1/2013 4:14:00 PM
Description: Mariners right fielder Michael Morse will have to watch from the sidelines Thursday against Boston.
Insight: Morse has gone 0-for-9 since returning from the DL on Tuesday. Endy Chavez is filling in at right field.
 
7/29/2013 4:34:00 PM
Description: Seattle right fielder Michael Morse (quad) will return to the lineup Tuesday after being activated from the DL Monday.
Insight: Morse missed five weeks with a strained right quad. He's hitting .251 with 11 homers, 23 RBI and a .767 OPS in 56 games this season.
 
7/26/2013 8:25:00 PM
Description: Seattle right fielder Michael Morse will continue his rehab assignment with Triple-A Tacoma. SOURCE: Greg Johns, MLB.com
Insight: There was speculation that Morse could be activated over the weekend but now it looks like the Mariners will wait until Tuesday before bringing him back. A quad injury has sidelined Morse for a little over a month.
 
7/23/2013 1:38:00 PM
Description: Mariners right fielder Michael Morse (quad) started a rehab assignment on Monday and hammered a home run for Triple-A Tacoma.
Insight: Morse hasn't played since June 20 due to a strained right quad. After a massive spring and a strong start to the season, it looked like Morse was going to have a big year, but he has hit just .242 with five home runs and a .695 OPS since April 18.
 

  • PGA: Zurich Classic of New Orleans

    Saturday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NASCAR: Toyota Owner's 400 from Richmond

    Saturday at 7:00 pm on FOX50

  • PGA: Zurich Classic of New Orleans

    Sunday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MiLB: Bulls at Charlotte

    Tonight at 7:05 on 620am

  • MLB: LA Angels at NY Yankees

    Saturday at 1:05 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHR 9
DUR 1
 
Final
MIA 101
CHA 97
7:05pm Tonight
CHR
DUR
 
Final
ATL 3
MIA 1
Final
CHC 5
ARI 7
Final
COL 10
SFG 12
Final
OAK 0
TEX 3
Final
SEA 5
HOU 3
Final
PIT 2
CIN 5
Final
CLE 5
KAN 3
Final
WAS 5
ANA 4
Final
TOR 8
BAL 10
Final
DET 4
CWS 6
Final
TAM 4
MIN 6
Final
BOS 5
NYY 1
Final
NYM 3
STL 2
Final
MIL 5
SDP 2
Final
LOS 5
PHI 2
12:05pm Today
CLE
KAN
 
12:35pm Today
PIT
CIN
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CWS
 
1:10pm Today
TAM
MIN
 
1:10pm Today
NYM
STL
 
2:20pm Today
CHC
ARI
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
SDP
 
7:07pm Tonight
TOR
BAL
 
7:10pm Tonight
BOS
NYY
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
OAK
 
10:10pm Tonight
LOS
PHI
 
Final
MIA 101
CHA 97
Final
SAN 92
DAL 113
Final
HOU 105
POR 112
7:00pm Tonight
ATL
IND
8:00pm Tonight
MEM
OKC
10:30pm Tonight
GSW
LAC
Final
CLB 4
PIT 3
Final
DAL 4
ANA 2
Final
CHI 4
STL 3
8:00pm Tonight
DET
BOS
9:30pm Tonight
MIN
COL
10:30pm Tonight
LOS
SJS
Final
CHR 9
DUR 1
 
7:05pm Tonight
CHR
DUR