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With two Major League starts under his belt, Miami rookie Justin Nicolino was optioned to Triple-A New Orleans prior to Tuesday's series opener vs. the Giants at Marlins Park, while reliever Bryan Morris returned to the club from the 15-day disabled list.
The Marlins on Monday placed right-hander Bryan Morris on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained back and recalled left-hander Adam Conley in his place.
|2015||67||25th in NL|
|2014||17||21st in NL|
|2015||18||16th in NL|
|June 30, 2015||Miami Marlins activated RHP Bryan Morris from the 15-day disabled list.|
|June 28, 2015||Miami Marlins sent RHP Bryan Morris on a rehab assignment to Jacksonville Suns.|
|June 22, 2015||Miami Marlins sent RHP Bryan Morris on a rehab assignment to Jupiter Hammerheads.|
|June 8, 2015||Miami Marlins placed RHP Bryan Morris on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 7, 2015. Lower back strain|
|June 2, 2014||Miami Marlins activated RHP Bryan Morris.|
|June 1, 2014||Pittsburgh Pirates traded RHP Bryan Morris to Miami Marlins for .|
|May 28, 2013||Pittsburgh Pirates recalled RHP Bryan Morris from Indianapolis Indians.|
|May 27, 2013||Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Bryan Morris to Indianapolis Indians.|
|April 30, 2013||Pittsburgh Pirates recalled Bryan Morris from Indianapolis Indians.|
|April 12, 2013||Pittsburgh Pirates recalled Bryan Morris from Indianapolis Indians.|
|March 22, 2013||Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Bryan Morris to Indianapolis Indians.|
|September 10, 2012||Pittsburgh Pirates recalled RHP Bryan Morris from Indianapolis Indians.|
|June 25, 2012||Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Bryan Morris to Indianapolis Indians.|
|June 24, 2012||Pittsburgh Pirates recalled Bryan Morris from Indianapolis Indians.|
|March 18, 2012||Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Bryan Morris to Indianapolis Indians.|
|October 6, 2011||Bryan Morris roster status changed by Pittsburgh Pirates.|
|May 17, 2011||Altoona Curve activated RHP Bryan Morris from the 7-day disabled list.|
|April 27, 2011||Altoona Curve placed RHP Bryan Morris on the 7-day disabled list. Oblique injury.|
|April 2, 2011||RHP Bryan Morris assigned to Altoona Curve from Indianapolis Indians.|
|March 12, 2011||Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Bryan Morris to Indianapolis Indians.|
|October 13, 2010||Bryan Morris roster status changed by Pittsburgh Pirates.|
|May 16, 2010||Bryan Morris assigned to Altoona Curve from Bradenton Marauders.|
|March 15, 2010||Pittsburgh Pirates optioned Bryan Morris to Bradenton Marauders.|
|November 20, 2009||Pittsburgh Pirates selected the contract of Bryan Morris from Lynchburg Hillcats.|
|August 12, 2009||Bryan Morris roster status changed by Lynchburg Hillcats.|
|August 1, 2009||RHP Bryan Morris suspended.|
|June 7, 2009||Lynchburg Hillcats activated RHP Bryan Morris from the 7-day disabled list.|
|April 11, 2009||Lynchburg Hillcats placed RHP Bryan Morris on the 7-day disabled list.|
Avery Bryan Morris...Wife's name is Chelsey...Is a 2005 graduate of Tullahoma (TN) High School...Struck out 12 batters while tossing a 7.0-inning no-hitter against Franklin County High of Winchester, TN, his father's alma mater...His father, Ricky, was a sixth-round pick by the Minnesota Twins in 1968...Was named to the 2005 Louisville Slugger High School All-American team...Also played baseball at Motlow State Community College...Led all Tennessee junior college pitchers with a 0.91 ERA and struck out 108 batters in 79 innings of work in 2006...Had his high school uniform #15 retired in a ceremony on 1/4/13...Participated in the team's caravan and PirateFest event this past December.
Acquired by Miami from Pittsburgh on June 1 and went 4-1 with a 0.66 ERA (40.2 IP/3 ER) in 39 relief appearances for Marlins...Had been 4-0 with 3.80 ERA (23.2/10) in 21 outings for Pittsburgh prior to trade...After June 1, had lowest ERA in Majors for any reliever (min. 25 games), ahead of Matt Thornton (0.68) and Wade Davis (0.76)...Overall for season, combined for sixth-best ERA among National League relievers, at 1.82 (64.1/13); ranked 15th in Majors...Season ended prematurely due to right groin strain; made last appearance on September 9...Earned eighth win on Sept. 9 at Milwaukee; ?nished tied for fourth in MLB in wins by a reliever...Suffered lone loss of season on Sept. 6 vs. Atlanta, snapping career-best seven-game winning streak...First reliever to record at least six wins with no losses at All-Star Break since Jonathan Broxton in 2009 with the Dodgers (6-0)...Went 21.1 innings over 17 games without allowing an earned run after being ac-quired by Marlins; that set new Club record for longest such streak to begin a ca-reer with Club. - Elias...Streak was snapped on July 12 at Mets (1.0 IP, 2 h, r, er, so)2013
2013 SEASON: Began season with Triple-A Indianapolis...Recorded two saves in his first two appearances (3.0ip/0h/0r/0bb/2so)...Was recalled by Pittsburgh on 4/12 when Chris Leroux was designated for assignment...Tossed 3.0 scoreless innings vs. St. Louis on 4/15...Was optioned back to Indy on 4/16...Recorded three more saves in three Triple-A outings from 4/19-28 (3.1ip/1er)...Was recalled by Pittsburgh on 4/30 when Jonathan Sanchez was designated for assignment...Suffered loss at Milwaukee on 4/30 (2.0ip/1er); gave up solo homer to Jean Segura with score tied 8-8 in the seventh inning...Picked up his first Major League win the following day in Milwaukee...Made four straight scoreless outings (5.2ip) from 5/8-16...Gave up two runs in 2.0ip and suffered second loss on 5/18 vs. Houston...Pitched a scoreless inning on 5/24 at Milwaukee...Was optioned to Indianapolis on 5/27, but returned the following day when Jose Contreras went on the disabled list...Picked up wins in back-to-back games on 5/29-30 vs. Detroit...Pitched 3.0 scoreless innings on 6/2 vs. Cincinnati and grounded out in his first big league at bat...Threw 50 pitches in a career-high 3.2 innings of scoreless relief on 6/5 at Atlanta...Pitched 10.0 innings of no-hit ball over six games between 5/29 and 6/11 and tossed 15.0 consecutive scoreless innings between 5/24 and 6/17...Struck out a career-high four batters on 6/11 vs. San Francisco...Won his fourth game and also singled off Alfredo Simon for first Major League hit on 6/20 at Cincinnati...Was scored upon just once in an 11-game stretch from 7/12 to 8/6 (8.2ip/2er)...Suffered three losses during his 11 appearances in August...Had a 2.65 ERA following his outing on 8/13 at St. Louis; posted a 6.43 ERA (14.0ip/10er) in his final 16 regular season games...Posted a 2.67 ERA (33.2ip/10er) and a .216 batting average against in 28 games at PNC Park; a 4.31 ERA (31.1ip/15er) and a .269 batting average against in 27 road games...Allowed eight of his 36 inherited runners to score...Went 1-for-5 with one run scored as a batter in the big leagues.
2013 POSTSEASON: Made one appearance in the N.L.D.S. vs. St. Louis; pitched a scoreless eighth inning in Game One on 10/3.2012 Spent full season with Triple-A Indianapolis - his first season used exclusively in relief...Ranked third among Pittsburgh farmhands in appearances...Led Indianapolis relief pitchers in strikeouts and innings pitched...Struck out each of the four batters he faced in his season debut on 4/6 at Toledo (1.0ip/4so/2wp)...Recorded first of five saves on 4/15 vs. Toledo...Pitched a season-high 3.2 innings on 5/2 at Norfolk...Picked up his first win on 5/6 vs. Louisville...Made six straight scoreless appearances from 4/27 thru 5/16 (15.1ip), pitching at least 2.0 innings in five of the six games...Tossed 3.0 scoreless frames while earning his third save on 5/25 vs. Louisville... Struck out six batters and gave up one unearned run in 3.0ip, but suffered loss on 6/6 at Pawtucket...Recorded saves in back-to-back outings on 6/14 and 6/18...Was recalled by Pittsburgh on 6/24, but did not appear in a game before returning to Indy on 6/25...Was charged with one earned run in 21.0 innings over an 11-game stretch from 5/25 to 6/28, lowering his Triple-A ERA from 3.42 to 2.14...Had a 3.37 ERA (34.2ip/13er) in his final 21 games with Indy, beginning with his outing on 7/2...Was recalled by Pittsburgh on 9/10...Made his Major League debut on 9/14 at Chicago and retired all three batters he faced...Gave up two runs in 1.0ip on 9/18 vs. Milwaukee...Did not surrender a hit or run in his last three games (3.0ip) with the Pirates...Held Major League hitters to a .125 average (2-for-16) and allowed one of his two inherited runners to score. 2011 Spent entire season with Double-A Altoona...Began season in the starting rotation, but was converted to a reliever in mid-June...Posted a 2.05 ERA (52.2ip/12er) and three saves (four chances) in 29 relief appearances...Went 1-3 with a 6.04 ERA (28.2ip/9er) in his six starts...Tossed 6.0 scoreless innings and picked up his first win in second start on 4/12 at Akron...Made three starts before spending time on the disabled list with a left oblique strain (4/19 to 5/17)...Picked up first professional save while tossing 3.0 scoreless innings on 5/25 vs. Bowie...Also pitched 3.0 scoreless frames in his next outing to earn second save on 5/30 at Binghamton... Suffered loss while making final start on 6/14 vs. New Britain...Earned third and final save on 6/19 vs. Harrisburg...Tossed 17.0 innings without allowing an earned run from 6/14 to 7/18...Made eight straight scoreless appearances from 6/24 thru 7/18 (14.0ip)...Went 2-0 and posted a 1.57 ERA (23.0ip/4er) in his last 14 games, beginning on 7/27...Did not surrender a home run in his last 26 appearances (46.1ip). 2010 Went 9-4 with a 3.57 ERA (133.2ip/53er) in 27 combined games (24 starts) between Class-A Bradenton and Double-A Altoona...Received the most votes of any player selected to the mid-season Florida State League All-Star team; did not play in game due to his promotion...Was also selected to the MLB Futures Game and pitched to one batter (Altoona teammate Gorkys Hernandez, who was playing for the World Team)...Began season with Bradenton and was charged with an earned run in just two of his eight starts...Gave up just one run total (no earned runs) in his last five starts (30.0ip) from 4/25 thru 5/15...Was promoted to Altoona on 5/16 and won his first Double-A start on 5/21 vs. Erie (5.1ip/1er)...Won his first two starts with the Curve before suffering first loss in third start on 5/31 vs. Reading...Was skipped in the rotation after his start on 7/17 at Harrisburg (extra rest)...Came back and went 2-0 with a 1.69 ERA (16.0ip/3er) in his next three starts thru 8/7...Won last game on 8/7 at Harrisburg...Made last start on 8/19 at Portland...Made first career relief appearance on 8/24 vs. Erie and suffered a blown save (1.2ip/3er)...Made two more relief appearances to end the regular season (4.0ip)...Suffered loss in relief to Trenton in Game 1 of Eastern League Championship Series on 9/14. 2009 Began season on the disabled list with right shoulder tendinitis...Spent 58 days on the D.L. and was reinstated on 6/6...Suffered loss in first start on 6/7 at Wilmington (4.1ip/4er)...Won his next two starts, giving up a total of three runs in 10.1ip...Lost five straight decisions from 6/26 thru 7/30...Was on suspended list from 8/1-11 for "unprofessional conduct"...Won back-to-back starts on 8/12 and 8/19...Suffered losses in each of his last three regular season assignments...Was the winning pitcher in Game Five of the first round, best-of-five playoff series against Wilmington. 2008 Went 2-6 with a 3.47 ERA (96.0ip/37er) and 83 strikeouts in 20 minor league starts...Began season with Great Lakes (Dodgers' A) and went 0-3 with a 4.83 ERA (31.2ip/17er) in his first six starts thru 5/3...Pitched 5.0 hitless innings in a no-decision vs. South Bend on 5/13...Tossed season-low 1.2 innings on 6/15 vs. Lansing...Pitched a two-hit shutout in game one of a doubleheader vs. South Bend on 6/27...Was charged with just four earned runs and posted a 1.44 ERA over a five-start stretch from 6/22 thru 7/14 (25.0ip)...Suffered fourth loss with Great Lakes on 7/20 at Peoria (4.2ip/5er)...Won final game on 7/25 vs. Clinton...Went 2- 1 with a 2.16 ERA (50.0ip/12er) in his last 11 starts with Great Lakes...Was acquired by Pittsburgh organization as part of a six-player deal on 7/31 and was assigned to Hickory (A)...Tossed 5.0 scoreless frames in his first start with the Crawdads on 8/5 vs. Rome...Suffered losses in each of his last two starts and posted a 7.71 ERA (9.1ip/9r/8er). 2007 Missed entire season after undergoing "Tommy John" surgery on his right elbow on 9/28/06. 2006 Began professional career with the Ogden Raptors in the Pioneer League after being selected by Los Angeles in the first round of the June draft...Ranked second in the league in strikeouts and third in walks...Made season debut on 6/24 at Idaho Falls and tossed 3.0 scoreless innings...Was charged with a total of four earned runs in his first four starts (12.0ip - 3.00 ERA)...Suffered first loss on 7/15 vs. Missoula (5.0ip/2er)...Won first pro game in sixth start on 7/20 at Missoula (6.0ip/4r/3er)...Lost three straight starts from 7/25 thru 8/6...Posted a 2.91 ERA (21.2ip/15r/7er) in five starts during the month of July...Won back-to-back starts on 8/11 and 8/16...Whiffed a season-high eight batters on 8/11 vs. Casper...Won three of his last four decisions...Had surgery on right elbow on 9/28; surgery performed by Dr. Frank Jobe.