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Jake Morton
Jake Morton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Jenison, Mich.

High School:
Hudsonville

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
C

Birthdate:
04/03/1992

Bats/Throws:
R/R



10/10/2014

OAKLAND PREPARES FOR ANNUAL BLACK AND GOLD SERIES

Games will be Oct. 12, 17 and 18 all beginning at 1 p.m.

06/24/2014

OAKLAND BASEBALL 2014 REVIEW

OU defeated its first nationally ranked team for the first time since 2002

06/07/2014

OAKLAND'S JAKE PAULSON AND JAKE MORTON SELECTED IN MLB DRAFT

Paulson was selected by the Reds in the 27th round and Morton was picked in the 39th round by the Indians

05/02/2014

VALPARAISO DEFEATS OAKLAND IN 11 INNINGS, 5-4

OU falls to 0-2 this season in extra inning games

04/26/2014

OAKLAND FALLS SHORT TO WRIGHT STATE, 11-8

The series finale will be played on Sunday at 1 p.m.

05/10/2014

Oakland vs. Milwaukee

The Golden Grizzlies took on Milwaukee in a doubleheader at the OU Baseball Field

04/11/2014

Oakland vs. UIC

The Oakland baseball team faced off against UIC in the home opener of the 2014 season

03/07/2014

Oakland vs. Lipscomb

Oakland opened a four-game series at Lipscomb

05/23/2012

2012 Summit League Baseball Banquet

Photos from The Summit League Baseball Banquet.

05/19/2012

Oakland vs. Southern Utah

The Oakland baseball team earned a walk-off victory against Southern Utah on Senior Day at the OU Baseball Field

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

2014:
▪ Played 36 games, making 35 starts
▪ Hit .239 with a .370 on-base percentage
▪ Drove in 14 runs and scored 10 times
▪ Hit .296 in league play with a .441 on-base percentage
▪ Went 4-for-6 with four RBIs at Central Michigan (April 9)
▪ Finished a perfect 4-for-4 against UIC with two runs scored

2013:
▪ Redshirted

2012:
▪ Saw action in 54 games including 54 starts as a catcher for the Golden Grizzlies
▪ Was an All-Summit League second team selection
▪ Hit .347 in Summit League games with a .373 slugging percentage
▪ Finished the year with 13 stolen bases
▪ Had 55 hits for the season, including five doubles and finished with a .274 batting average
▪ Scored 35 runs and had 16 RBIs

2011:
▪ Saw action in 21 games including 14 starts
▪ Finished the year batting .130 with a 6-for-46 effort at the plate with a .281 on-base percentage
▪ Scored eight runs during the course of the season
▪ Picked up his first career hit against Oklahoma (Feb. 27), going 2-for-2 at the plate with a run scored
▪ Started his debut against Oklahoma (Feb. 26)
▪ He was 1-for-2 during the season in stolen base attempts

High School:
▪ Was a two-year varsity starter for the Hudsonville
▪ As a junior he hit .446 and drove in 29 runs
▪ Scored 26 runs, with 17 doubles, five triples and five home runs in the 2009 season
▪ Was 1-1 on the mound with a .612 ERA
▪ Selected in the 45th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Detroit Tigers

Personal:
Full Name: Jacob Morton
Birthdate: April 3, 1992

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