(c) Houston Astros

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Position: P      Born: Nov 12, 1983      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

Signed to a two-year deal prior to the 2017 season, Morton made 25 starts in his first season as an Astro, establishing career highs in wins, strikeouts, and batting average against. The hard-throwing right-hander made four postseason starts but may be best remembered for his lone relief appearance in which he secured the final 12 outs of Houston's win over the Dodgers in Game 7 of the World Series.