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Nyjer MorganTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2007-2014
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League

PositionsOF-503, CF-410, LF-123, RF-54, DH-1Position when DraftedCFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNyjer Jamid Morgan
Height6-0Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 2,1980 [38.138]PlaceSan Francisco,California
High SchoolL.V. Rogers Secondary (Nelson,BC)
CollegeWalla Walla Community College (Walla Walla,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 33rd round (973rd overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 42nd round (1260th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsKevin ClouserService Time5.077 (2014)
MLB DebutSeptember 1,2007 [27.061]
OrganizationsPIT [7] MIL [2] WAS [2] CLE [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID44198Retrosheet IDmorgn001MLBAM ID460579
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-pit16of2272268499274023261733441310012.343.439.399.83810711324.411.056.213.38110.1913.581.330.000.0011.96
2004Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-of23134514831311674415516531203310621.255.358.337.69517327616.321.082.261.3178.6019.482.260.65128.5020.61
2005Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit18of246025236721230242410114073400.286.328.357.6859015277.333.071.171.3043.9714.443.640.000.0020.83
2006Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit7of256122843697302238112040157411.303.390.360.7508210274.359.057.263.3407.3014.602.000.000.0014.49
2006Altoona CurveEastAApit22of25562193967651102111152837002.306.359.393.7528612244.347.087.201.3336.1511.481.870.41219.0017.91
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11744782136138132592235681814413.304.375.376.75116822518.353.072.233.3376.7613.131.940.19447.0016.18
2007Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-of26413340011002310000.308.438.538.9767116.333.230.385.42812.5018.751.506.2513.0025.00
2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit7of2644164305042010267152832011.305.374.354.728586184.368.049.256.3308.1515.221.870.000.0012.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         48177335442111267173142011.305.379.367.746657200.366.062.266.3388.5015.501.820.50177.0012.96
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29cf2628107153234177391911000.299.359.430.789468118.356.131.252.3487.6316.102.110.85107.0025.00
2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit15of27823225496134133448184775014.298.349.373.72212018352.347.075.242.3235.1113.352.610.28322.0018.75
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3lf-cf275816026471300795103231100.294.345.375.7206013175.364.081.169.3235.7118.293.200.000.0027.66
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3lf28712783977652271810294955426.277.351.356.7079913321.325.079.212.3179.0315.261.690.62139.0016.88
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas1cf2849191356792112247112545103.351.396.435.8318312212.398.084.230.3695.1911.792.270.47191.0017.91
2009Totals for NL-NL         1204697414415733942174074910529.307.369.388.75718225533.355.081.220.3387.5013.881.850.56156.3317.36
2010Hagerstown SunsSALAwas-cf2913000000001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17525.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2010Potomac NationalsCaroA+was-2913000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         26000000001100000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.10014.2914.291.000.000.000.00
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas1cf2913650960129177024341740881015312.253.319.314.63316024577.304.061.173.2886.9315.252.200.000.0018.60
2011Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil-rf-cf3024120000102100000.500.667.5001.167206.667.000.750.52833.3316.670.500.000.000.00
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2cf301193786111520643713419701415306.304.357.421.77815930429.362.117.190.3444.4316.323.680.9394.5026.09
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2cf-rf31122289446953316125206367004.239.302.308.6108911322.296.069.163.2756.2119.573.150.9396.3315.94
2013Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl-321083715710915211503227811311203.294.361.434.79516128424.349.140.216.3526.3719.103.002.5933.7325.69
2014Columbus ClippersILAAAcle29cf33156041240171031600102.200.234.317.55119564.250.117.183.2434.6925.005.331.5660.0041.67
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle6cf3315418141016307603100.341.429.439.86818252.371.098.341.38713.4611.540.861.9241.0014.29
2016Puebla PericosMexAAA-351013696611325211582295254105412.306.402.474.87617538440.331.168.344.37911.8212.271.042.5033.5533.63
2017Monclova AcererosMexAAA-3639410000002120000.111.385.111.4961013.125.000.222.28515.387.690.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter598195328855074271213612051145352435213321.282.343.366.7097141132206.336.084.194.0006.5715.962.430.54162.7520.55
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter636242841270994301922925889227423944919715.292.372.379.7519201432817.344.087.250.0008.0615.021.860.67127.7920.17
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter247928159274468131089424921472212539.295.371.404.775375671059.338.109.283.0008.6913.881.601.2371.3824.45
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter562193967651102111152837002.306.359.393.7528612244.347.087.201.0006.1511.481.870.41219.0017.91
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12248379141196046622131802210811.292.357.356.71317225554.343.064.213.0005.6014.442.580.000.0017.73
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter135517831311674415516541213310621.253.357.335.69217327620.319.082.261.0008.7119.522.240.65129.2520.61
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72268499274023261733441310012.343.439.399.83810711324.411.056.213.00010.1913.581.330.000.0011.96
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413340011002310000.308.438.538.9767116.333.230.385.00012.5018.751.506.2513.0025.00
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1083715710915211503227811311203.294.361.434.79516128424.349.140.216.0006.3719.103.002.5933.7325.69
Washington Nationals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter185700951962691365824511131420415.280.339.347.68624336789.331.067.189.0006.4614.322.220.13700.0018.37
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2416671051842597532593913320223010.276.333.372.70524841751.334.096.178.0005.1917.713.410.9395.2922.28
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1575458015622934134184810097526.286.351.376.72720534614.342.090.207.0007.8216.292.080.49181.6721.79
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15418141016307603100.341.429.439.86818252.371.098.341.00013.4611.540.861.9241.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games16252978149207337331439951214416.282.343.366.70919331598.336.084.194.0006.5715.962.430.54162.7520.55
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626181051812485586623581082412524.292.372.379.75123436718.344.087.250.0008.0615.021.860.67127.7920.17

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-pit22OF71--15012-153151.9872.13------7298.693.4
2004Hickory Crawdads SALApit23OF134--29159-305296.9702.21------134100.095.7
2005Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit24OF58--13815-144139.9652.40------6096.741.4
2006Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit25OF61--15382-163161.9882.64------61100.044.2
2006Altoona Curve EastAApit25OF54--11624-122118.9672.19------5696.438.8
2007Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit26OF4--8---881.0002.00------4100.07.1
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26OF42--10143-108105.9722.50------4495.529.4
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26CF2825222842128786.9893.070.39-----28100.017.3
2008Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit27OF79--17221-175174.9942.20------8296.354.9
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27LF221716640-1-4140.9761.820.24-----5837.913.6
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27CF1789731---31311.0001.820.32-----5829.310.5
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27RF654714---14141.0002.330.30-----5810.33.7
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28LF6361530141511147146.9932.320.28-----7188.739.1
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas28CF4746391135731145142.9793.020.36-----4995.929.0
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28CF9871221--23231.0002.560.32-----7112.75.6
2010Hagerstown Suns SALAwas29CF1--2---221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29CF134128112433925-346341.9862.540.30-----13698.582.7
2011Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil30RF1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.7
2011Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil30CF1--2---221.0002.00------250.00.7
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30CF9584724216421222220.9912.320.30-----11979.858.6
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30RF20574231--24241.0001.200.32-----11916.812.3
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30LF171355---551.0000.290.14-----11914.310.5
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31CF53483921101-11111111.0002.090.28-----12243.432.7
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31RF271414328---28281.0001.040.20-----12222.116.7
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31LF19452151--16161.0000.840.31-----12215.611.7
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31DH1---------------1220.80.6
2014Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle33CF13--242-126261.0002.00------1586.79.0
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33CF12119321---21211.0001.750.23-----1580.07.4
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33LF21102---221.0001.000.20-----1513.31.2
MLB Totals for CF - 7 season(s)-   CF395358311495817115986975.9892.470.31-----3950.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF12384793203621211209.9911.700.26-----1230.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF5324264651--66661.0001.250.25-----530.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF121--27364-283279.9862.31------1210.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF14--262-128281.0002.00------140.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF54--11624-122118.9672.19------540.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF119--29197-307300.9772.52------1190.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF134--29159-305296.9702.21------1340.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF71--15012-153151.9872.13------710.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--8---881.0002.00------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-pit22---------71-
2004Hickory Crawdads SALApit23---------134-
2005Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit24---------58-
2006Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit25---------61-
2006Altoona Curve EastAApit25---------54-
2007Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit26---------4-
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26---------42-
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26-------28---
2008Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit27---------79-
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27------22176--
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28------639---
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas28-------47---
2010Hagerstown Suns SALAwas29-------1---
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29-------134---
2011Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil30-------11--
2011Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30------179520--
2012Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31------195327-1
2014Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle33-------13---
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33------212---

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2534000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2007Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor26249318242219102121400000.258.343.355.698335105.295.097.31211.4313.331.170.9593.0020.83
2007Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2636010002000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27246971520033251430100.217.295.246.54117278.268.029.1166.4117.952.800.000.0013.33
2009Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB282784122050176451310200.238.283.333.61628692.264.095.1795.4314.132.601.0984.0030.00
2010Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2914495111001813600000.224.269.245.51412152.256.021.2245.7711.542.000.000.009.09
2011Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB301857101520156351120001.263.344.351.69520364.311.088.2287.8117.192.201.5657.0020.00
2011Milwaukee BrewersDiv SeriesMLB30416131003001710000.188.278.250.5284118.333.062.1255.5638.897.000.000.0033.33
2011Milwaukee BrewersChamp. SeriesMLB30612121000001410001.167.286.250.5363114.250.083.1677.1428.574.000.000.0050.00
2012Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31246791751232331431003.254.315.448.76330874.294.194.2244.0518.924.672.7033.5047.06
2014Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB33204812104007308810000.208.333.292.62514457.250.084.31314.0414.041.000.000.0040.00
2015Hanwha EaglesKoreaForeign341033292005114840101.273.405.333.73811242.346.060.1829.5219.052.000.000.0022.22
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs249318242219102121400000.258.343.355.698335105.295.097.31211.4313.331.170.9593.0020.83
Korean League Totals - 1 yrs1033292005114840101.273.405.333.73811242.346.060.1829.5219.052.000.000.0022.22
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs133384558919142828132969101304.232.300.318.61812224427.271.086.2016.7916.162.380.9496.0026.97
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs416131003001710000.188.278.250.5284118.333.062.1255.5638.897.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs612121000001410001.167.286.250.5363114.250.083.1677.1428.574.000.000.0050.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-12-12CFFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Hanwha Eagles (Korea)34.163  
2014-08-08CFFree Agent -Free Agent--Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent34.037  
2014-08-05CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Indians34.034  
2014-08-05CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.034Team Roster on 2014-08-05
2014-08-05CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Indians34.034  
2014-08-05CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.034Team Roster on 2014-08-05
2014-05-22CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL33.324Team Roster on 2014-05-22
2014-05-15CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Sprained right knee33.317Team Roster on 2014-05-15
2014-05-04CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)33.306Team Roster on 2014-05-04
2014-04-16CFCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)33.288Team Roster on 2014-04-16
2014-04-15CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors33.287Team Roster on 2014-04-15
2014-03-30CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.271Team Roster on 2014-03-30
2014-01-15CFCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract33.197Team Roster on 2014-01-15
2013-01-24CFFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Yokohama (Japan)32.206  
2012-11-08CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency32.129  
2012-11-01CFMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors32.122Team Roster on 2012-11-01
2012-05-07lfMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActive--31.309Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-05-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-05-06InjuredDisabled -- Broken middle finger of left hand 
2011-05-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-04-21InjuredDisabled -- Deep thigh bruise 
2011-03-27TradeTraded by Nationals to Brewers 
2010-08-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-06InjuredDisabled -- Sore Right Hip 
2009-10-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-28InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left hand 
2002-07-29Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2007Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26380,000-73743-2,459,737380,000380,000
2008Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll27391,000-74728172,696,252390,000771,000
2009Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28411,500-63422212,746,792400,0001,182,500
2009Washington NationalsTeam Payroll28411,500-63425212,746,792400,0001,182,500
2010Washington NationalsTeam Payroll29426,500-57217372,812,412400,0001,609,000
2011Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll30471,500-54723402,722,607414,0002,080,500
2012Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll312,350,000-30812662,954,887480,0004,430,500
2014Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll33500,0005.07779434-3,256,497500,0004,930,5002014-01-15 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red