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Jake Morton
Jake Morton

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Jenison, Mich.

High School:
Hudsonville

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
C

Birthdate:
04/03/1992

Bats/Throws:
R/R



04/17/2014

YOUNGSTOWN STATE BESTS OAKLAND IN LATE INNINGS, 5-4

OU will continue the three-game series with YSU on Friday at 5:30 p.m.

04/16/2014

MORTON NAMED MADNESS HORIZON PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Jake Morton hit .692 on the week while driving in four runs

04/16/2014

OAKLAND TRAVELS TO YOUNGSTOWN STATE FOR THREE-GAME SET

OU-YSU will begin the series on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

04/14/2014

Baseball - Jake Morton

04/09/2014

LATE OFFENSIVE SURGE LEADS OAKLAND OVER CENTRAL MICHIGAN, 14-8

OU snapped a 13-game losing streak with the victory

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

05/17/2012

Oakland vs. Southern Utah

The Oakland baseball team took on Southern Utah in the series opener on Thursday at the OU Baseball Field.

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

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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