RP,SP - CLE
Cody Morris is dealing with right teres major soreness, which has limited the right hander so far this spring.
Morris was able to throw from 90 feet as of February 25th, but was set back last season by lat issues that limited him to a bullpen role. The 26-year-old pitched in just seven games last season and the Guardians are likely going to ease him back into game action to avoid any further setbacks.
Cody Morris allowed two runs (one earned) on four hits over five innings in a 6-3 win over the Rangers on Friday. Morris earned his first MLB win while striking out five and walking two.
Morris allowed two runs in the second inning but kept the Rangers off the board other than that. He picked up nine swinging strikes on 80 pitches in the start. The rookie now has a 1-2 record, 2.18 ERA, 1.45 WHIP, and 20 strikeouts over 20 2/3 innings of work. Morris will be back out there on Thursday against the Rays.
Cody Morris allowed one run on six hits over six innings in a 3-0 loss to the Twins on Sunday. Morris took the loss while striking out six and walking one.
Morris was solid in the start, notching 13 swinging strikes on just 81 pitches. The rookie hurler has now made four starts for Cleveland, posting a 0-2 record, 2.30 ERA, 1.53 WHIP, and 15 strikeouts over 15 2/3 innings of work. He's scheduled to face the Rangers on Friday next time through the rotation.
Cody Morris allowed one run on two hits over 3 2/3 innings in a 3-1 win over the Angels on Tuesday. He took a no-decision while striking out four and walking five.
Morris struggled with his control, throwing 41 of 75 pitches for strikes. Despite the control issues, he finished with an impressive 15 swinging strikes. The rookie hurler now has a 0-1 record, 2.79 ERA, 1.76 WHIP, and nine strikeouts over 9 2/3 innings. He is slated to face the Twins on Sunday for his next start.
Cody Morris threw four scoreless innings in a 2-1 loss to the Royals on Wednesday. Morris struck out two and walked one while taking a no-decision.
Morris departed after throwing just 61 pitches in the contest. The right-hander prospect finished with eight swinging strikes in his second career start. Morris is expected to make his next start against the Angels on Monday.