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Akeel Morris

#18 | RHP
Long Island Ducks
Name: Akeel J. Morris
Born: Nov 14, 1992 in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (U.S.)
High School: Charlotte Amalie HS, St. Thomas, V.I.
Ht.: 6'1" / Wt.: 205 lbs
Bats: R / Throws: R
  IP ERA WHIP BB/9 SO/9
Career 537 3.70 1.26 4.69 11.13
Drafted in the 10th round (302nd overall) by the New York MetsĀ in 2010 (signed for $120,000)
Morris attends the same high school in the U.S. Virgin Islands that outfielder Jabari Blash graduated from before heading to Miami-Dade CC. Morris has a live arm that generates a fastball that was 87-89 mph an touched 90-91 in October at the World Wood Bat Championships. He was a little erratic then and showed he certainly needs some polish--not surprising for a high school arm from the Virgin Islands. He also threw a slurvy breaking ball in the low 70s and a mid-70s changeup. According to a Virgin Islands newspaper he was up to 94 this spring.
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