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Jake Morton
Jake  Morton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Jenison, Mich.

High School:
Hudsonville

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
RHP/OF

Birthdate:
04/03/1992

Bats/Throws:
R/R


07/30/2015

OAKLAND BASEBALL SEASON REVIEW

Jason Hager became the program's all-time innings pitched leader

06/24/2015

OAKLAND TOPS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

The Golden Grizzlies had a league-best 125 student-athletes honored

05/19/2015

NO. 6 OAKLAND BEGINS HORIZON LEAGUE TOURNAMENT AGAINST NO. 3 MILWAUKEE

First pitch scheduled for 5 p.m. ET from Oil City Stadium in Whiting, Ind.

05/13/2015

OAKLAND CLOSES REGULAR SEASON ON THE ROAD AT MILWAUKEE

The Golden Grizzlies will play the Panthers at Miller Park on Friday at 7 p.m. ET

05/11/2015

OAKLAND DROPS 13-INNING GAME AT EASTERN MICHIGAN, 11-10

Robby Enslen hit his first home run of the season

05/09/2015

Senior Day and Brad Jones No. 4 Jersey Retirement

Oakland baseball celebrated senior day and also retired the No. 4 jersey of Brad Jones (2003-04) at the last home game

04/17/2015

Oakland vs. Wright State

Oakland opened its home league schedule on Friday against Wright State at the Oakland Baseball Field

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

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

2015
▪ Played 28 games, making 14 starts in the field
▪ Made 13 appearances on the mound, including three starts
▪ Earned first career win throwing a complete game at Kent State allowing three runs with five strikeouts (April 28)
▪ Tossed 3.0 innings, allowing one run on four hits at USC (Feb. 22)
▪ Threw shut out inning in relief at Michigan State (March 25) and Michigan (April 21)
▪ Drove in game-winning run against Milwaukee in extra-innings (March 28)
▪ Tallied pair of RBIs at Arizona (Feb. 24)

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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