Morrow enters his first season with the Somerset Patriots and first in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. Earlier this season, the righty made nine starts for Double-A San Antonio of the San Diego Padres organization.
The Grand Rapids, Michigan native spent the first three years of his professional career in the Frontier League before signing with the Padres in 2013. He has spent the past four seasons in their organization, including six starts for Triple-A El Paso last year.
Morrow’s best season came in 2014, where he posted a 3.13 ERA over 16 appearances (13 starts) for Double-A San Antonio. Additionally, current Patriots’ catcher Rob Kral was a teammate of Morrow’s in 2014 and 2015 in San Antonio.
The Central Michigan University alumnus has posted a 32-30 with a 4.14 ERA over 108 appearances (77 starts) in his six-year professional career.
The 2016 Somerset Patriots Season Presented By Ford is underway. For more information or to purchase tickets for the 2016 season, stop by TD Bank Ballpark, call (908) 252-0700 or visit www.somersetpatriots.com.
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