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  • Charlie Morton Was Baseball in 2017
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/2/2017 -  57
    Last night, with the franchise's first championship hanging in the balance, Astros manager A.J. Hinch handed the ball to Charlie Morton. He never asked for it back, and four innings later, the Astros

  • Charlie Morton's Kryptonite
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/7/2013 -  11
    beating Wainwright in St. Louis. To win this game, though, they're going to need a strong performance from Charlie Morton, or at least, several innings that keep the score close before the battle

  • Sleeper Alert: Charlie Morton
    in RotoGraphs by Dan Budreika - 1/8/2010 -  10
    Charlie Morton never lit up prospect lists nor was he once deemed an impact player in the Atlanta Braves minor league system. Last year he found himself traded away to the Pirates in the Nate McLouth

  • Charlie Morton's Dilemma
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/19/2011 -  36
    Last year, Charlie Morton had an ERA of 7.57, had a stint on the disabled list, and was bounced from the Pirates rotation and ended up back in Triple-A. This year, he has a 1.64 ERA, is averaging

  • Charlie Morton Is the Unluckiest of the Playoffs
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 10/17/2017 -  5
    When Charlie Morton was a Pirate and this author a beat reporter covering Pittsburgh's ball club, I became familiar with Morton through a number of conversations. He was one of the first players I

  • Charlie Morton and the Buccos' Rotation
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 4/19/2010 -  11
    Charlie Morton – 2 GS, 9.1 IP, 7.31 FIP Ross Ohlendorf – 1 GS, 5 IP, 7.03 FIP (Yes, I know the samples are small. The FIP is there just to illustrate how awful some oe the performances have been

  • Excellent Interview with Pirate Charlie Morton
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 5/10/2011 -  2
    Excellent Interview with Charlie Morton During the pregame show for WPGB's broadcast of yesterday's Dodgers-Pirates game, Bob Walk interviewed Pittsburgh starter Charlie Morton. The interview

  • Charlie Morton on Baseball and Life
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 10/27/2017 -  4
    A recent Sunday Notes column published here featured the title Charlie Morton Is Different (and Better). While those words referred to his pitching identity, they could just as easily refer to his

  • The End of Charlie Morton's Run at History
    in FanGraphs by David G. Temple - 8/22/2014 -  6
    As of this writing, the Pittsburgh Pirates have a better than one-in-four chance of making the postseason. One of their pitchers, Charlie Morton, was recently placed on the disabled list with hip

  • Locking Up the Second Charlie Morton
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 12/11/2013 -  14
    is that J.A. Happ is closer to being Cliff Lee than you are, presuming you're not Cliff Lee or someone better than J.A. Happ. Talk about Charlie Morton and, at least on the Internet, you'll

  • Don't Give Up On...Charlie Morton
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 5/13/2010 -  1
    The Pittsburgh Pirates thought they had snagged an under-the-radar starter when the club acquired Charlie Morton (along with prospects Jeff Locke and Gorkys Hernandez) in a June 2009 trade

  • Charlie Morton's Crazy Platoon Splits
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/19/2011 -  52
    After Charlie Morton's first three starts of the season, his ERA stood at 1.64, and I noted that his revamped style of pitching simply wouldn't let him keep this up for much longer. Since I wrote

  • "So Done with Charlie Morton"
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 7/4/2011 -  1
    Charlie Morton's name. "What gives?" you're probably thinking -- which, that happens to be the very same question NotGraphs asked of Major League Baseball itself. "We're just effing bored of him

  • Streaming Charlie Morton and Cory Rasmus
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 9/15/2014 -  4
    Morton Yes, Charlie Morton is 5-12 and just coming back from the disabled list due to a sports hernia, but I like him this week as he faces the Red Sox in a home matchup on Tuesday evening

  • Charlie Morton Now Dictating his own Fate
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 10/28/2017 -  1
    HOUSTON — The Charlie Morton I knew in Pittsburgh was nothing like the Charlie Morton sitting before a conference room filled with national media members in the depths of Minute Maid Park on Friday

  • Allow Me to Sell You on Charlie Morton
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 11/16/2016 -  15
    , and there's only one Rich Hill to go around. Everyone knows the market is bad. Even the pitchers who make up the market know the market is bad. Out of this bad market, the Astros have plucked Charlie Morton

  • Aaron Nola, Charlie Morton, and World Series Aspirations
    in Community by Tim Jackson - 8/18/2017 -  0
    Last night brought another Astros game and another win for the club. On the hill and pitching pretty darn well was Charlie Morton, whose career has been as compelling for his talent as for his

  • Time to Pick Up Charlie Morton in All Leagues?
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 9/3/2013 -  8
    We haven't been reporting all the Charlie Morton news that's fit to print. Our last update on "mini Roy Halladay" came in mid-June and was for a Deep League Waiver Wire piece. He's advanced a little

  • It’s Time to Get Charlie Morton On Your Roster
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 6/16/2015 -  26
    As Charlie Morton embraced his two-seam fastball and turned into a severe groundball pitcher, he has become a solid, but underrated fantasy asset. In 2013-14, Morton put up a 3.52 ERA and 1.28 WHIP

  • Charlie Morton & Carlos Carrasco: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 6/19/2013 -  0
    leads to a surge in strikeout rate. These two pitchers embody this theme perfectly. Charlie Morton | PIT SP | 3% Owned About a year after undergoing Tommy John surgery, Charlie Morton

  • The New Charlie Morton's Pitched Very Well
    in RotoGraphs by Josh Shepardson - 9/29/2017 -  7
    Charlie Morton generated some buzz in the spring, and I was part of the buzzing crowd. A little over a month into the season, I checked back in on Morton and remained high on him. Still, I wasn't

  • Sunday Notes: Charlie Morton Is Different (and Better)
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 10/1/2017 -  9
    Charlie Morton had a career year. In his first season with the Houston Astros, the 33-year-old right-hander is heading into October baseball with a record of 14-7 and a 3.62 ERA. The win total

  • Charlie Morton's Electric Stuff Has Never Been More Electric
    in FanGraphs by Travis Sawchik - 5/17/2017 -  18
    I first became acquainted with Charlie Morton while covering the Pittsburgh Pirates as a newspaperman and while conducting research for my non-fiction work Big Data Baseball. Morton was the first

  • Astros Sign Charlie Morton; AL West Lefties Rejoice
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/16/2016 -  3
    This morning, the Astros announced that they have signed Charlie Morton to a two year, $14 million contract, bringing the right-hander to Houston to bolster their pitching depth. And as Mike

  • Things You Might Not Have Known About Charlie Morton
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 5/28/2010 -  15
    completely fallen off this year. Pittsburgh got three players in return, though the most major league ready was Charlie Morton. He broke camp in the Pirates' rotation this year, and has been one

  • NL Starting Pitchers: Carlos Zambrano, Kevin Correia, Charlie Morton
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 4/20/2011 -  4
    once and awhile. If he played for a team other than the Pirates, he would be owned at a much higher rate. Charlie Morton, Pirates Another swashbuckler, Morton’s ERA is even more far fetched than

  • Fantasy Implications: Valencia, Chavez, Morton, & Gurriel
    in RotoGraphs by Paul Sporer - 11/16/2016 -  2
    to reach the finish line as a starter. He’ll almost certainly be the fifth start so that opens opportunities for skipped starts and longer breaks in the dog days. Astros sign Charlie Morton

  • The Charlie Manuel-Charlie Manuel Duel
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 5/20/2013 -  5
    Phillies manager Charlie Manuel is known in proper quarters as "Uncle History," and there's a reason for this. The reason is that Charlie Manuel is history made noble savage. Charlie Manuel, you see

  • Charlie O'Products
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 5/6/2013 -  1
    Recall former major league catcher Charlie O'Brien, backstop for eleven Cy Young Award winners, personal catcher to Greg Maddux, inventor of hockey-style catcher's mask. And, in his retirement