Seattle Mariners
2014 Avg.
.000
 
Career Avg.
.281
Name  Michael Morse
Born  3/22/1982
Height  6-5
Weight  230
Number  38
Position  LF
Bats  R
Throws  R
7/18/2014 10:38:00 PM
Description: Giants left fielder Michael Morse had a pair of doubles and a single Friday at Miami.
Insight: Morse (.278, 14 HR, 47 RBI) batted just .218 with one homer, two RBI and a .579 OPS in his previous 25 games.
 
6/23/2014 7:04:00 PM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse (back) is in the lineup Monday.
Insight: Morse left Saturday's game due to back tightness and sat out yesterday. He's hitting .286 with 13 homers, 44 RBI and an .866 OPS this season.
 
6/22/2014 10:02:00 AM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse left Saturday's game because of back tightness. SOURCE: Andrew Baggarly, Comcast Sportsnet Bay Area
Insight: Morse went 1-for-3 before exiting in the fifth inning. He won't play Sunday but it's possible Morse (.286, 13 HR, 44 RBI) could return in time for Monday's series opener against the Padres.
 
6/12/2014 9:25:00 PM
Description: San Francisco OF/1B Michael Morse went 3-for-4 Thursday in a win over Washington.
Insight: All three hits were singles. Morse had an excellent series, going 6-for-14 over the four-game set. He leads the Giants in several offensive categories including home runs (13), RBI (42), slugging percentage (.547) and OPS (.885).
 
6/5/2014 8:21:00 PM
Description: Giants first baseman Michael Morse homered for the second straight game Thursday at Cincinnati.
Insight: Morse has rediscovered his swing in San Francisco after struggling in 2013. He's hitting .286 with 13 homers, 41 RBI and a .916 OPS.
 
6/4/2014 10:39:00 PM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse belted his 12th homer of 2014 Wednesday at Cincinnati.
Insight: Morse has offered steady production to fantasy owners. He hit .302 with six home runs and 20 RBI in the first month of the season and .289 with five homers and 18 RBI in May.
 
6/3/2014 3:20:00 PM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse is back in the lineup for Tuesday's game against Cincinnati.
Insight: He missed Sunday's game with a sore foot. After a hot start to the season, Morse has slowed down a bit, recording just one homer over his last 13 games. Still, he's tied for sixth in the NL with 11 jacks and should be one of fantasy's better outfield options going forward.
 
6/1/2014 1:04:00 PM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse was scratched from Sunday's lineup due to a sore foot, according to Alex Pavlovic of the San Jose Mercury News.
Insight: He fouled a ball off his foot Saturday and had it wrapped in ice after the game. He shouldn't be out long.
 
5/25/2014 8:48:00 PM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse doubled three times and drove in four runs Sunday against the Twins.
Insight: Morse hasn't had a great month from a batting average standpoint, but half of his hits were of the extra-base variety. He's hitting .279 with 12 doubles, 10 homers, 33 RBI, 25 runs and an .868 OPS in 165 at-bats this season.
 
Cold5/14/2014 8:05:00 PM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse hit his ninth homer of the season Wednesday afternoon against the Braves.
Insight: Morse entered the game mired in a 2-for-28 (.071) slump. He's hitting just .256 but has an .829 OPS.
 
5/13/2014 11:10:00 AM
Description: Giants OF/1B Michael Morse is 6-for-12 (.500) with a home run against Braves starter Mike Minor.
Insight: Morse got off to a quick start this season, but hasn't dome much of late, batting .190 over the past two weeks. He does have eight homers and 24 RBI and has this favorable matchup.
 
Hot5/3/2014 10:58:00 PM
Description: Giants left fielder Michael Morse batted fourth and hit his eighth homer of the season against Atlanta Saturday night.
Insight: It was his second homer in two nights. He only hit 13 all of last season and appears to be happy to be back in the National League. Morse is batting .312 and hitting between Buster Posey and Brandon Belt is a great spot in the lineup.
 
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.