After retiring from baseball following the 2000 season, Morris continued his education by graduating with an MBA from Stanford University.
Bucs Hire Hal Morris
The 43-year-old Morris played 13 seasons in the Major Leagues from 1988 through 2000 and compiled a .304 career average, 246 doubles, 76 home runs and 513 RBI in 1,246 games. He spent 10 of those seasons with the Cincinnati Reds, capturing a World Series title in 1990. The former first baseman finished second to Terry Pendleton in the 1991 National League batting race (.319 to .318) and ended the 1996 campaign with a career-high 29-game hitting streak. Morris also batted .335 during the strike-shortened 1994 season, ranking fourth in the N.L.
Pirates Dugout Top Stories
Mercer: Bucs Will Stay The CourseWith two key components Jung Ho Kang and Starling Marte out of their lineup, the Pirates will be hard pressed to produce offensively. Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer told…
Pirates DugoutMonday at 9:35 AM
Gosselin Mister VersatilityThe Pittsburgh Pirates tried to rebuild their bench after the off season defections of Sean Rodriguez and Matt Joyce. They are counting on utility man Phil Gosselin who came over…
Pirates DugoutFriday at 11:43 AM
Bucs Marte Suspended 80 Games For PED'SStarling Marte has received an 80-game ban without pay from Major League Baseball, the league announced Tuesday afternoon.
Nova Bedrock of Pirates RotationVeteran right-hander Ivan Nova has pitched well for the Pirates early this season. He recently told PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko how happy he is to be back with the Pirates…