Giants Recall Michael Morse From River Cats « CBS Sacramento

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SACRAMENTO (Sports 1140 KHTK)– The San Francisco Giants, still aiming to turn their 7-14 season around, have a couple holes in the outfield. To assist treat the situation, on Wednesday they have supposedly called up Michael Morse from the Sacramento River Cats.With Jarrett Parker, Denard Span and Mac Williamson recovering from injuries (although the latter is close to coming back), the Giants have turned to utilizing experienced Drew Stubbs, utility infielder Eduardo Nunez and the struggling Gorkys Hernandez to fill in the spaces to no avail. Granted, Stubbs has appeared in simply 2 games however is 0-7 with 2 strikeouts and a walk.Morse, 35, was a World Series hero in Game 7 back in 2014, driving in the

championship-clinching run against the Kansas City Royals. After investing the last two seasons having a hard time with the Miami Marlins and the Pittsburgh Pirates, Morse signed a minors contract with the Giants this winter.The very first baseman/left fielder had a good possibility to crack the opening day lineup till he suffered a concussion

in the recently of spring training. Given that then, he’s been rehabbing with the San Jose Giants and River Cats. In six minors video games this year, Morse is hitting.250 (5-20 )with a double and 3 RBIs while hanging out at both left field and first base.Despite striking 16 crowning achievement with 61 RBIs in the routine season with the Giants in 2014, Morse will forever be kept in mind for striking the game-tying crowning achievement in the

8th inning in Game 5 of the NLCS versus the St. Louis Cardinals. This was the crowning achievement that setup Travis Ishikawa’s popular walk-off crowning achievement in the ninth inning: It’s not yet clear when Morse will make his very first start, or his first look, however the Giants have a much-needed power bat on the bench to assist spark

their offense.

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