Matt Morris

Matt was a four year letterman at Franklin High School in Reisterstown, Maryland. He was a stand out on the mound earning all division, all metro, and all county honors his final two years at Franklin. Matt was also selected to the senior All Star Game at Camden Yards.

After high school, Matt went to college in South Carolina. After a year in South Carolina he transferred to Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio where he studied exercise science and kinesiology. While at Sinclair, the Tartan Pride were the OCCAC champions of 2007. During the summers, while in College, Matt played in the Cal Ripken Sr. Collegiate League for the College Park Bombers and Major League sponsored New York Collegiate League for the Geneva Red Wings.

In 2008 Matt signed his first professional contract as a free agent. Matt was under contract with the following organizations during his career:

•Bay Area Toros (Continental League)
•Texarkana Gunslingers (Continental League)
•Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks (Northern League)
•Calgary Vipers (Golden League)
•Rio Grande Valley White Wings (United League)
•Joliet Slammers (Frontier League)
•Newark Bears (Atlantic League)

In September of 2009, Matt pitched in the European World Cup of professional baseball. He pitched for Slovenia against Italy in game one of the tournament. He was one of three American players on Slovenia's roster. The tournament was held in Austria and Switzerland.

Matt is a member of the Association of Professional Ball Players of America. The APBPA is based out of California. It's mission is to help former Minor and Major League players, coaches and scouts prepare for life after professional baseball. He is also a member of the Minor League Baseball Alumni Association.

Matt has coached in the MIAA for Boys' Latin and Loyola Blakefield, serving as the pitching coach for both programs. He is currently the pitching coach for St. Paul's School varsity baseball team.

Matt owns and operates The Baseball Warehouse.