When Charlie Morton hobbled off the field in Milwaukee Saturday, the Phillies quickly announced that he had suffered a hamstring strain. As it turns out, the injury is far worse than initially thought and Morton will miss the rest of the season.
April 27, 2016
Before Charlie Morton even hobbled his way back to the dugout Saturday night after suffering a hamstring injury in Milwaukee, the speculation about who would be taking his roster spot started. In somewhat of a surprise, the choice for now is Luis Garcia.
April 24, 2016
After a tough first outing to his Phillies career, Charlie Morton came back to help lead the Phillies to a shutout of the San Diego Padres Tuesday night. Reliever Jeanmar Gomez also notched his third save of the season for Philadelphia as the bullpen looks to rebound as well.
April 13, 2016
USA TODAY has the Phillies finishing with 101 losses this season and again finishing as the worst team in the majors. It doesn't seem likely that the Phillies will be worse than they were last season. To first examine why they'll be improved, we start with a look at the pitching.
February 16, 2016
RHP Charlie Morton is a big key for the Pirates coming down the stretch. Morton is 8-4 with a 4.06 ERA. The Pirates have gone 12-4 in Morton’s 16 starts this season, and his eight wins already are second-most in his career. The Pirates have won each of Morton’s past five starts, and he’s posted a 2.93 ERA over that span. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with Morton recently.
August 24, 2015