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Charlie Morton
Birthdate: 11/12/1983 (31 y, 13 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/235     Position: P
Drafted: 2002 June Amateur Draft - Round: 3, Pick: 23, Overall: 95, Team: Atlanta Braves
Contract: $21M / 3 Years (2014 - 2016) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Morton underwent surgery Friday to repair the labrum in his right hip, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports. (9/26/2014)
Injury: Groin, Day-to-Day



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Braves (A+)6723014100.06.754.861.26.32067.4 %  5.405.23  
2007Braves (AA)46041679.27.574.180.34.32569.0 %  4.293.78  
2008Braves (AAA)520131279.08.203.080.00.24275.0 %  2.052.60  
2008Braves480161574.25.794.941.08.29060.7 %50.2 %11.7 %6.155.144.930.1
2009Braves (AAA)720101064.27.652.230.42.27579.0 %  2.512.89  
2009Pirates (AAA)000117.09.001.290.00.250100.0 %  0.002.01  
2009Pirates590181897.05.753.710.65.31571.4 %49.0 %7.0 %4.554.154.561.2
2010Pirates (AAA)440141480.05.963.380.68.30166.0 %  3.834.26  
2010Pirates2120171779.26.672.941.69.35353.2 %46.8 %18.1 %7.575.294.11-0.3
2011Pirates101002929171.25.774.040.31.32072.5 %58.5 %5.8 %3.833.774.081.6
2012Pirates (AAA)000117.29.391.170.00.30085.7 %  1.171.47  
2012Pirates2609950.14.471.970.89.31766.2 %56.5 %12.5 %4.654.174.040.3
2013Pirates (A+)000113.06.000.003.00.22276.9 %  6.007.24  
2013Pirates (AA)1104418.25.302.890.96.15483.3 %  2.414.50  
2013Pirates (AAA)0104419.05.684.740.47.25066.4 %  3.794.36  
2013Pirates7402020116.06.592.790.47.30672.8 %62.9 %9.2 %3.263.603.691.3
2013Pirates010115.26.356.351.59.13389.3 %73.3 %33.3 %3.186.054.48 
2014Pirates (AA)000114.013.502.250.00.40060.0 %  4.501.10  
2014Pirates61202626157.17.213.260.51.29569.3 %55.7 %8.8 %3.723.723.781.3
2015Steamer440121267.06.692.970.59.30269.1 %  3.883.73 0.6
Total- - -36610135134746.26.213.470.69.31367.9 %55.0 %10.0 %4.504.114.115.4
Postseason- - -010115.26.356.351.59.13389.3 %73.3 %33.3 %3.186.054.48 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Braves (A+)675.403014002  100.046611670601454249075
2007Braves (AA)464.29416000  79.23508041383372611067
2008Braves (AAA)522.051312000  79.0312512018027022072
2008Braves486.1516150000074.2345805651941222048
2009Braves (AAA)722.511010110  64.2254521818316022055
2009Pirates (AAA)000.0011000  7.0254000101007
2009Pirates594.5518181100097.04161024949740054062
2010Pirates (AAA)443.831414100  80.0351834634630063153
2010Pirates2127.5717170000079.238211279671526375159
2011Pirates10103.83292921000171.2769186827367751391110
2012Pirates (AAA)001.1711000  7.2296110100008
2012Pirates264.65990000050.1223623026511124025
2013Pirates (A+)006.0011000  3.0133221001002
2013Pirates (AA)112.4144000  18.271105526001011
2013Pirates (AAA)013.7944000  19.08416108110010012
2013Pirates743.26202000000116.049311351426361165085
2013Pirates013.1811000005.2243221400004
2014Pirates (AA)004.5011000  4.0174220100006
2014Pirates6123.72262600000157.1666143766595721980126
2015Steamer443.881212  0  67.0290673229422 5  50
Total- - -36614.5013513432000746.23294798423373572881464372515
Postseason- - -013.1811000005.2243221400004

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Braves (A+)6.754.861.391.2616.1 %11.6 %4.5 %.2841.70.32067.4 %  5.23
2007Braves (AA)7.574.181.810.3419.1 %10.6 %8.6 %.2611.47.32569.0 %  3.78
2008Braves (AAA)8.203.082.670.0023.1 %8.7 %14.4 %.1800.99.24275.0 %  2.60
2008Braves5.794.941.171.0813.9 %11.9 %2.0 %.2651.62.29060.7 %1451215.14
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Braves (AAA)7.652.233.440.4221.7 %6.3 %15.3 %.2201.05.27579.0 %  2.89
2009Pirates (AAA)9.001.297.000.0028.0 %4.0 %24.0 %.1740.71.250100.0 %  2.01
2009Pirates5.753.711.550.6514.9 %9.6 %5.3 %.2751.46.31571.4 %110994.15
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Pirates (AAA)5.963.381.770.6815.1 %8.6 %6.5 %.2641.41.30166.0 %  4.26
2010Pirates6.672.942.271.6915.5 %6.8 %8.6 %.3211.73.35353.2 %1941365.29
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Pirates5.774.041.430.3114.3 %10.0 %4.3 %.2741.53.32072.5 %1031013.77
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Pirates (AAA)9.391.178.000.0027.6 %3.5 %24.1 %.2140.91.30085.7 %  1.47
2012Pirates4.471.972.270.8911.2 %4.9 %6.3 %.2951.45.31766.2 %1221104.17
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Pirates (A+)6.000.002.003.0015.4 %0.0 %15.4 %.2501.00.22276.9 %  7.24
2013Pirates (AA)5.302.891.830.9615.5 %8.5 %7.0 %.1540.86.15483.3 %  4.50
2013Pirates (AAA)5.684.741.200.4714.3 %11.9 %2.4 %.2191.37.25066.4 %  4.36
2013Pirates6.592.792.360.4717.2 %7.3 %9.9 %.2561.28.30672.8 %90993.60
2013Pirates6.356.351.001.5916.7 %16.7 %0.0 %.1501.24.13389.3 %881666.05
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Pirates (AA)13.502.256.000.0035.3 %5.9 %29.4 %.2501.25.40060.0 %  1.10
2014Pirates7.213.262.210.5118.9 %8.6 %10.4 %.2421.27.29569.3 %1051043.72
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Steamer6.692.972.250.5917.2 %7.6 %9.6 %.2561.33.30269.1 %  3.73
Total- - -6.213.471.790.6915.6 %8.7 %6.9 %.2711.45.31367.9 %1171074.11
Postseason- - -6.356.351.001.5916.7 %16.7 %0.0 %.1501.24.13389.3 %881666.05

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2008Braves1.6018.4 %50.2 %31.4 %7.8 %11.7 %7.3 %22.2 %5.111144.93
2009Pirates1.4817.9 %49.0 %33.1 %13.0 %7.0 %6.8 %28.6 %4.711084.56
2010Pirates1.5923.8 %46.8 %29.4 %6.0 %18.1 %9.8 %12.5 %4.131034.11
2011Pirates3.1022.5 %58.5 %18.9 %6.7 %5.8 %5.6 %5.3 %4.151064.08
2012Pirates2.5020.9 %56.5 %22.6 %0.0 %12.5 %11.0 %25.0 %4.181034.04
2013Pirates3.3718.4 %62.9 %18.7 %12.3 %9.2 %6.8 %25.0 %3.45983.69
2013Pirates3.676.7 %73.3 %20.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %4.511194.48
2014Pirates2.4421.5 %55.7 %22.8 %8.8 %8.8 %5.2 %41.2 %3.731023.78
Total- - -2.2620.7 %55.0 %24.3 %8.4 %10.0 %6.9 %22.4 %4.151054.11
Postseason- - -3.676.7 %73.3 %20.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %4.511194.48

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2008Braves12377456992355468101356
2009Pirates14810054131072396439561599
2010Pirates132836751381315309021432
2011Pirates32210412471819180105216842736
2012Pirates10040370118217278517795
2013Pirates2196564815825263110841715
2013Pirates113100100365692
2014Pirates249102969131776592015842504
Total- - -1293571487488976173194600753712137
Postseason- - -113100100365692

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2008Braves-1.13-6.635.50-16.76-1.660.980.910.870.9016-0.93-0.2310
2009Pirates-0.03-7.277.240.350.010.970.870.870.7417-0.190.1700
2010Pirates-3.25-8.275.03-41.02-4.220.930.800.880.5617-2.31-1.1700
2011Pirates-0.30-14.4114.11-2.25-0.341.090.920.881.2727-0.740.4700
2012Pirates-1.07-4.753.68-8.97-1.001.030.810.870.499-1.340.3000
2013Pirates0.07-8.848.91-3.89-0.431.070.940.871.3920-0.310.3800
2013Pirates-0.04-0.460.420.230.031.091.070.870.5310.07-0.1100
2014Pirates-1.08-12.5611.48-6.95-0.851.040.880.870.90260.46-1.5000
Total- - --6.79-62.7355.94-79.48-8.491.030.890.870.96132-5.36-1.2410
Postseason- - --0.04-0.460.420.230.031.091.070.870.5310.07-0.1100

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Braves65.2% (90.7)8.2% (83.1) 10.7% (75.0)16.0% (80.2)  1.5%
2009Pirates64.3% (91.3)3.5% (81.0)0.1% (87.0)16.5% (78.5)15.6% (81.3)  0.7%
2010Pirates59.1% (92.9)12.1% (84.2) 18.8% (77.4)10.1% (82.8)  2.8%
2011Pirates69.7% (91.4)1.2% (83.6)6.1% (88.4)16.6% (78.5)6.3% (84.0)  0.8%
2012Pirates52.8% (89.9)14.4% (85.8) 24.4% (77.5)8.3% (82.6)  0.5%
2013Pirates71.4% (92.8) 0.1% (90.0)21.8% (78.2)6.7% (85.4)  0.3%
2014Pirates67.7% (91.1)  25.0% (78.0)7.3% (84.2)  0.3%
Total- - -66.0% (91.5)4.0% (83.9)1.4% (88.4)19.2% (77.9)9.4% (82.6)  0.9%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Braves63.2 %    1.5 %8.1 %11.2 %  15.7 %   
2009Pirates48.4 %    8.3 %3.5 %16.8 %  22.9 %   
2010Pirates28.5 %31.7 %    10.7 %19.2 %  9.0 %   
2011Pirates6.6 %65.8 %1.9 %   2.6 %16.3 %  6.0 %   
2012Pirates3.1 %50.7 %10.9 %   0.5 %23.9 %  10.3 %   
2013Pirates11.9 %60.1 %0.1 %    21.9 %  5.8 %   
2014Pirates8.8 %57.9 %0.0 %4.4 % 0.0 %0.6 %24.7 %  3.4 %   
Total- - -21.8 %42.5 %1.2 %0.9 % 1.3 %3.3 %19.2 %  9.4 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Braves90.8    88.383.075.2  80.6  
2009Pirates92.1    89.682.378.4  83.1  
2010Pirates93.292.3    84.277.4  82.6  
2011Pirates90.891.287.3   84.978.5  83.9  
2012Pirates88.589.885.5   79.577.4  83.4  
2013Pirates93.492.582.4    78.2  85.4  
2014Pirates91.490.983.784.1 80.089.678.0  85.2  
Total- - -91.891.486.184.1 89.483.977.9  83.1  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Braves-3.6-3.6 -2.9-2.8  -0.41-3.34 -2.06-1.29  
2009Pirates-0.6-0.10.03.5-1.5  -0.06-0.19-2.571.34-0.61  
2010Pirates-19.00.1 -5.1-3.5  -2.310.04 -1.93-2.48  
2011Pirates-8.40.9-0.56.0-2.7  -0.442.76-0.321.33-1.61  
2012Pirates-6.92.2 -1.2-0.2  -1.661.94 -0.64-0.27  
2013Pirates6.2 0.31.8-4.7  0.51 29.670.49-4.04  
2014Pirates2.2  4.1-4.7  0.13  0.66-2.61  
Total- - --30.1-0.6-0.36.2-20.0  -0.38-0.12-0.150.27-1.77  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Braves-2.8    -0.2-5.6-2.1  -1.5  
2009Pirates-1.6    -0.3-1.04.1  0.4  
2010Pirates-5.0-13.5    -0.2-4.5  -2.6  
2011Pirates-5.5-4.01.9   0.66.9  -2.8  
2012Pirates-0.9-5.81.0   0.2-1.3  0.9  
2013Pirates-0.49.30.1    2.2  -5.8  
2014Pirates2.81.5-0.1-2.7 0.0-0.14.2  -2.0  
Total- - --13.4-12.62.9-2.7 -0.5-6.19.4  -13.3  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Braves-0.34    -0.94-5.26-1.45  -0.73  
2009Pirates-0.21    -0.26-1.831.53  0.12  
2010Pirates-1.22-2.99    -0.14-1.65  -2.00  
2011Pirates-3.05-0.223.65   0.881.55  -1.68  
2012Pirates-3.60-1.451.14   4.08-0.69  1.10  
2013Pirates-0.220.905.30    0.58  -5.83  
2014Pirates1.300.10-5.36-2.45 3.81-0.590.68  -2.34  
Total- - --0.51-0.252.05-2.45 -0.32-1.520.40  -1.18  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Braves21.1 %66.9 %44.0 %66.4 %87.0 %82.1 %50.1 %55.4 %7.7 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.6 %
2009Pirates22.1 %70.5 %45.6 %65.0 %89.8 %83.6 %48.5 %51.9 %7.3 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.6 %
2010Pirates28.3 %64.9 %46.2 %68.3 %89.2 %82.7 %48.8 %55.8 %7.6 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Pirates31.7 %65.4 %46.2 %72.3 %90.7 %83.5 %42.9 %55.0 %7.4 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Pirates35.3 %64.8 %49.3 %78.6 %90.5 %86.0 %47.5 %61.4 %6.8 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Pirates29.8 %62.1 %44.8 %62.4 %92.4 %81.7 %46.3 %58.8 %8.0 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014Pirates30.4 %60.0 %43.9 %67.2 %90.9 %81.9 %45.5 %61.0 %7.6 %
2014Average31.3 %65.6 %46.7 %65.9 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.4 %
Total- - -28.7 %64.6 %45.4 %68.6 %90.2 %82.9 %46.5 %57.0 %7.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Braves21.9 %63.8 %43.4 %69.3 %87.4 %82.9 %51.2 %20.6
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Pirates26.1 %63.6 %45.6 %72.9 %88.0 %83.8 %51.9 %22.3
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Pirates28.2 %62.2 %45.6 %65.5 %90.0 %82.6 %51.2 %22.5
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Pirates30.3 %62.9 %45.7 %69.8 %90.8 %83.4 %47.2 %21.6
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Pirates33.2 %62.3 %48.8 %71.3 %92.8 %86.0 %53.6 %21.7
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Pirates31.0 %60.4 %44.4 %64.7 %91.7 %81.4 %45.4 %20.6
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Pirates30.3 %57.7 %42.9 %65.0 %92.0 %81.7 %46.0 %20.7
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
Total- - -28.9 %61.6 %44.8 %67.8 %90.4 %82.9 %48.6 %21.4

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2008BravesP161574.2370000000 7   1.000 
2009PiratesP181897.07110002101 9   1.000 
2010PiratesP171779.26123030000 12   .857 
2011PiratesP2929171.27311011100 16   .974 
2012PiratesP9950.1363120000 4   .750 
2013PiratesP2020116.04130000000 11   1.000 
2014PiratesP2626157.19231011200 14   .970 
Total- - -P135134746.2391038174401 73   .947 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2008BravesP74.20  000              
2009PiratesP97.00  000              
2010PiratesP79.2-1  0-1-2              
2011PiratesP171.20  0-10              
2012PiratesP50.10  -1-1-2              
2013PiratesP116.00  0-1-1              
2014PiratesP157.11  124              
Total- - -P746.20  0-2-1              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012PiratesP50.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (4)
2013PiratesP116.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (3)100.0%    (10)
2014PiratesP157.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)75.0%      (4)100.0%    (14)
Total- - -P746.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (3)33.3%     (3)87.5%      (8)100.0%    (28)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Braves-0.90.1-1.1-0.90.60.1$0.3 
2009Pirates1.0-0.50.3-0.211.61.2$5.3 
2010Pirates-2.8-1.2-1.3-2.5-3.5-0.3($1.4) 
2011Pirates1.4-1.31.2-0.214.91.6$7.2 
2012Pirates-0.1-0.3-0.1-0.42.80.3$1.3 
2013Pirates1.3-0.40.3-0.111.91.3$6.6 
2014Pirates0.80.0-0.5-0.512.11.3$7.3 
Total- - -0.7-3.6-1.0-4.750.35.4$26.6 

  • $21m / 3 Years (2014 - 2016) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Pittsburgh Pirates on 12/11/2013 (Extension)
    • 2014: $4M, 2015: $8M, 2016: $8M
    • 2017 Team Option: $9.5M ($1M buyout)
      • Also includes $500,000 in performance incentives, and becomes a mutual option should Morton be traded. If option on new team is picked up and he declines his end of it, he forfeits the $1,000,000 buyout.
    • Agent / Agency: Andrew Lowenthal of Jet Sports Management
    • Originally Reported By: Jeff Passan
    • Source: sports.yahoo.com, Hat Tip: cbssports.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $2.4m / 1 Years (2012) (Edit)
    • signed by Pittsburgh Pirates on 1/17/2012 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2012: $2.4M
    • Source: pittsburghlive.com
    • Submitted by Jeff Zimmerman
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  • 2002 June Amateur Draft - Round: 3, Pick: 23, Overall: 95
    • Team: Atlanta Braves
    • School: Joel Barlow HS (Redding, Conn)