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Justin Morneau
AVG HR RBI
.312 13 60
Team: ColoradoHt / Wt: 6-4 / 220 NFBC ADP: 216.32
Position: 1BBorn: 5/15/1981 Birthplace: New Westminster, Canada
Bats/Throws: L/R Draft: 3rd Round by Twins (1999)


Latest News
July 21 3:34 PM PT4:34 PM MT5:34 PM CT6:34 PM ET18:34 ET22:34 GMT6:34 3:34 PM MST5:34 PM EST6:04 PM VEN2:34 UAE (+1)5:34 PM CT-The Colorado Rockies placed Morneau on the 15-day disabled list with a strained neck.
Analysis: The move is retroactive to July 14. Morneau is hitting .312 with 13 homers and 60 RBIs. He also took part in the Home Run Derby at the All-Star game.
July 14 4:06 PM PT5:06 PM MT6:06 PM CT7:06 PM ET19:06 ET23:06 GMT7:06 4:06 PM MST6:06 PM EST6:36 PM VEN3:06 UAE (+1)6:06 PM CT-The choice for the final spot on the National League home run derby squad was easy for captain Troy Tulowitzki. Morneau, his Colorado teammate, had the chance to go back to his baseball home in Minnesota.
Analysis: Morneau missed out on the NL All-Star team, despite a renaissance season with 13 homers, 60 RBIs and a .312 batting average in his first 89 games for the Rockies. But as a former home run derby champion and a four-time All-Star with the Twins before a concussion derailed his career, Morneau seemed destined to be at the festivities this week at Target Field, in some form.
July 7 1:04 PM PT2:04 PM MT3:04 PM CT4:04 PM ET16:04 ET20:04 GMT4:04 1:04 PM MST3:04 PM EST3:34 PM VEN0:04 UAE (+1)3:04 PM CT-Morneau went 2 for 4 on Sunday.
Analysis: Morneau has been impressive with an .866 OPS.
July 4 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Morneau continued his torrid stretch in Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Dodgers, going 2 for 4 with his second triple of the season.
Analysis: Morneau is 17 for 37 during a nine-game hitting streak and is also batting .423 over his last 20 games with 23 RBIs.
July 3 3:45 PM PT4:45 PM MT5:45 PM CT6:45 PM ET18:45 ET22:45 GMT6:45 3:45 PM MST5:45 PM EST6:15 PM VEN2:45 UAE (+1)5:45 PM CT-Morneau stayed red-hot Wednesday, going 2 for 4 in the loss to Washington.
Analysis: Morneau is hitting .416 over his last 24 games.
June 25 12:35 PM PT1:35 PM MT2:35 PM CT3:35 PM ET15:35 ET19:35 GMT3:35 12:35 PM MST2:35 PM EST3:05 PM VEN23:35 UAE2:35 PM CT-Morneau hit a three-run homer and drove in a season-high six runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 10-5 on Tuesday night to snap a seven-game losing streak. He had an RBI single in the first and a two-run single in the seventh that gave Colorado some breathing room.
Analysis: Morneau, now batting .304, is hitting .379 (22 for 58) with three homers and 23 RBIs in his last 15 games.
June 8 12:28 PM PT1:28 PM MT2:28 PM CT3:28 PM ET15:28 ET19:28 GMT3:28 12:28 PM MST2:28 PM EST2:58 PM VEN23:28 UAE2:28 PM CT-Morneau collected two hits in Saturday's win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Analysis: He had gone 1 for 23 in his previous six games.
May 11 2:00 PM PT3:00 PM MT4:00 PM CT5:00 PM ET17:00 ET21:00 GMT5:00 2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST4:30 PM VEN1:00 UAE (+1)4:00 PM CT-Morneau hit a two-run bomb as the Rockies routed the Cincinnati Reds 11-2 on Saturday night.
Analysis: Morneau is hitting .336 with eight jacks.
May 8 8:11 PM PT9:11 PM MT10:11 PM CT11:11 PM ET23:11 ET3:11 GMT11:11 8:11 PM MST10:11 PM EST10:41 PM VEN7:11 UAE (+1)10:11 PM CT-Justin Morneau has been scratched from the Colorado Rockies' lineup because of a stiff neck.
Analysis: The first baseman had been set to bat sixth Thursday night against the Texas Rangers. Jordan Pacheco, who was in the original lineup at catcher, played first base instead. Michael McKenry was inserted at catcher.
May 5 11:11 AM PT12:11 PM MT1:11 PM CT2:11 PM ET14:11 ET18:11 GMT2:11 11:11 AM MST1:11 PM EST1:41 PM VEN22:11 UAE1:11 PM CT-Morneau provided all the offense with his seventh homer in Sunday's 5-1 loss to the Mets.
Analysis: Morneau has been a pleasant surprise for fantasy owners thus far. He's hitting .336 with 25 RBIs in 31 games.
Apr. 30 1:32 PM PT2:32 PM MT3:32 PM CT4:32 PM ET16:32 ET20:32 GMT4:32 1:32 PM MST3:32 PM EST4:02 PM VEN0:32 UAE (+1)3:32 PM CT-Morneau extended his hitting streak to 13 games in a 5-4 win over Arizona on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Morneau hit an RBI triple and a single in the victory. He's 21 for 53 (.396) during his streak with 19 RBIs. Morneau has six doubles, five homers and an OPS of 1.223 in that run.
Apr. 29 9:28 AM PT10:28 AM MT11:28 AM CT12:28 PM ET12:28 ET16:28 GMT0:28 9:28 AM MST11:28 AM EST11:58 AM VEN20:28 UAE11:28 AM CT-Morneau had a two-run homer in an 8-5 win over Arizona on Monday to extend his hitting streak to 12 games.
Analysis: Morneau, batting .351 this season, has gone 19 for 49 (.388) with six doubles, five homers and 18 RBIs during his streak.
Apr. 28 2:21 PM PT3:21 PM MT4:21 PM CT5:21 PM ET17:21 ET21:21 GMT5:21 2:21 PM MST4:21 PM EST4:51 PM VEN1:21 UAE (+1)4:21 PM CT-Morneau extended his hit streak to 11 games Sunday with a pair of doubles in a 6-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Analysis: Morneau, batting .356, is 18 for 45 (.400) during his streak.
Apr. 24 12:57 PM PT1:57 PM MT2:57 PM CT3:57 PM ET15:57 ET19:57 GMT3:57 12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST3:27 PM VEN23:57 UAE2:57 PM CT-Morneau was 2 for 6 with his fifth homer of the season Wednesday against the Giants.
Analysis: All five of Morneau's homers have come over his last 11 games, during which he's slugging an obnoxious .810. He had just two extra-base hits through his previous 10 contests.
Apr. 21 2:26 PM PT3:26 PM MT4:26 PM CT5:26 PM ET17:26 ET21:26 GMT5:26 2:26 PM MST4:26 PM EST4:56 PM VEN1:26 UAE (+1)4:26 PM CT-Morneau was 2 for 4 with his fourth homer of the season and drove in five runs Sunday against Philadelphia.
Analysis: Morneau has an absurd 12 RBIs in his last five games after totaling three in his first 13 contests. He's slugging .609.
Apr. 17 5:06 PM PT6:06 PM MT7:06 PM CT8:06 PM ET20:06 ET0:06 GMT8:06 5:06 PM MST7:06 PM EST7:36 PM VEN4:06 UAE (+1)7:06 PM CT-Morneau finished a triple shy of the cycle and drove in both of Colorado's runs in a 4-2 loss to San Diego on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Morneau raised his batting average back up to .354 with Wednesday's performance. He was 2 for 14 (.143) in his previous five games.
Apr. 2 1:22 PM PT2:22 PM MT3:22 PM CT4:22 PM ET16:22 ET20:22 GMT4:22 1:22 PM MST3:22 PM EST3:52 PM VEN0:22 UAE (+1)3:22 PM CT-Morneau had three hits in his second game with Colorado, a 4-3 loss to Miami on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Morneau is 4 for 8 so far for the Rockies.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2003 Min 40 106 14 24 4 0 4 16 9 30 0 0 .226 .287 .377
2004 Min 74 280 39 76 17 0 19 58 28 54 0 0 .271 .340 .536
2005 Min 141 490 62 117 23 4 22 79 44 94 0 2 .239 .304 .437
2006 Min 157 592 97 190 37 1 34 130 53 93 3 3 .321 .375 .559
2007 Min 157 590 84 160 31 3 31 111 64 91 1 1 .271 .343 .492
2008 Min 163 623 97 187 47 4 23 129 76 85 0 1 .300 .374 .499
2009 Min 135 508 85 139 31 1 30 100 72 86 0 0 .274 .363 .516
2010 Min 81 296 53 102 25 1 18 56 50 62 0 0 .345 .437 .618
2011 Min 69 264 19 60 16 0 4 30 19 44 0 0 .227 .285 .333
2012 Min 134 505 63 135 26 2 19 77 49 102 1 0 .267 .333 .440
2013 Min 127 495 56 128 32 0 17 74 37 98 0 0 .259 .315 .426
2013 Pit 25 77 6 20 4 0 0 3 13 12 0 0 .260 .370 .312
2013 Tot 152 572 62 148 36 0 17 77 50 110 0 0 .259 .323 .411
2014 Col 89 333 38 104 20 2 13 60 16 38 0 0 .312 .345 .502
Career 1392 5159 713 1442 313 18 234 923 530 889 5 7 .280 .347 .483

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2004 Min Total 4 17 1 4 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .235 .235 .353
    LDS 4 17 1 4 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .235 .235 .353
2006 Min Total 3 12 3 5 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 .417 .417 1.000
    LDS 3 12 3 5 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 .417 .417 1.000
2013 Pit Total 6 24 4 7 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .292 .320 .333
    LDS 5 20 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .300 .300 .350
    WC 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250
Career 13 53 8 16 4 0 2 4 1 5 0 0 .302 .315 .491


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