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Nyjer Morgan

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CENTER FIELD

WT: 175 lbs. HT: 6-0
BATS: Left THROWS: Left
BORN: July 2, 1980
BIRTHPLACE: San Francisco, Calif.

In a steal of a deal, came over from Washington late in spring training for minor league Cutter Dykstra (son of Lenny). … Platoons with Carlos Gomez in center field, starting against righties. … After leading league in caught stealing last year, only attempted 17 steals. … Good range in center although throwing arm is below average.

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SPLITS G AB R H HR RBI AVG SLG OPS
Career 598 1953 288 550 12 136 .282 .366 .709