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Charlie Morton

+ Houston Astros Status: Active (MLB)

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Biography Data
Positions: P-362
Proper Name: Charles Alfred Morton
Born: November 12, 1983 (34.011)
Place Flemington, New Jersey
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Barlow (Redding,CT)
Drafted: 2002 -- 3rd round (95th overall) by Atlanta Braves (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 14,2008 (24.215)
Service Time:8.010 (2016)
TBC Player ID:22051
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-07-06 - Houston Astros - Activated from DL More
Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 7--7 by Houston Astros (2016-11-14)
Organizations:ATL, PIT, PHI, HOU
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (57.75%) -- Curveball (23.01%) -- Fastball (8.49%) -- Cutter (3.97%) -- Changeup (3.35%) -- Splitter (3.29%) -- Slider (0.14%) -- Sinker (0.01%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 94.86 - [2016] - 93.33 - [2015] - 91.84 - [2014] - 90.93 - [2013] - 92.52 - [2012] - 89.88 - [2011] - 91.17 - [2010] - 91.54

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-07-06Houston AstrosSPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-07-04Houston AstrosSPD10Houston AstrosMLBRecalled from rehab assignment40man
    2017-07-02Houston AstrosSPD10Corpus ChristiAAAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA) for rehab40man
    2017-06-22Houston AstrosSPD10FresnoAAAAssigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab40man
    2017-05-28Houston AstrosSPD10Houston AstrosMLBDL-10 Strained right lat40man
    2016-11-14Houston AstrosSPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 7--740man
    2016-11-02SPFAMLBGranted free agency (Team option declined)---
    2016-06-02Philadelphia PhilliesSPDL-60Philadelphia PhilliesMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2016-04-23Philadelphia PhilliesSPDL-15Philadelphia PhilliesMLBDL-15 Torn left hamstring40man
    2015-12-15Philadelphia PhilliesSPActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBTraded from Pirates to Phillies for David Whitehead40man
    2015-05-25Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-04-05Pittsburgh PiratesSPDL-15Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-15 Hip40man
    2014-10-26Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-09-24Pittsburgh PiratesSPDL-60Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-60 Sports hernia---
    2014-09-16Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-08-17Pittsburgh PiratesSPDL-15Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-15 Right hip inflammation40man
    2013-12-12Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBSigned to 3-year contract for 2014-2016 ($21m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2013-06-13Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-05-27Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-15IndianapolisAAAAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-05-16Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-15AltoonaAAAssigned to Altoona (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-05-03Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-15IndianapolisAAAAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-04-24Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-15AltoonaAAAssigned to Altoona (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-04-18Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-15BradentonA+Assigned to Brandenton (A+) for rehab40man
    2013-03-31Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-15Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-15 recovery from right elbow surgery40man
    2012-12-03Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBSigned to 1-year contract ($2m) avoiding arbitration40man
    2012-11-01Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-24Pittsburgh PiratesPDL-60Pittsburgh PiratesMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2012-06-01Pittsburgh PiratesSPDL-15Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-15 Right elbow inflammation40man
    2012-04-14Pittsburgh PiratesPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-04-04Pittsburgh PiratesSPDL-15Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-15 Right hip surgery40man
    2010-08-28Pittsburgh PiratesSPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Braves to Pirates for Nate McLouth
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Atlanta Braves in 3rd round (95th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Houston Astros$ 7,000,000175881$ 535,000$ 3,582,271
    2016Philadelphia Phillies$ 8,000,000148384$ 507,500$ 3,498,2452016-11-14 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 7--7
    2015Pittsburgh Pirates$ 8,000,000156583$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Pittsburgh Pirates$ 4,000,0002591072$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,000,0003461261$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-12-12 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2014-2016 ($21m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012Pittsburgh Pirates$ 2,445,0003051167$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-12-03 - Signed to 1-year contract ($2m) avoiding arbitration
    2011Pittsburgh Pirates$ 441,0005891935$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Pittsburgh Pirates$ 422,5005832136$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Pittsburgh Pirates$ 405,0006702516$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Atlanta Braves$ 390,000753370$ 390,000$ 2,696,252

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