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Morrison mastering Sally League

Morrison leads the league in OPS

HICKORY, N.C. - Finally getting the chance to play every day, Erik Morrison has proven to be perhaps the best slugger in the South Atlantic League, as he sits among the leaders in every major statistical category. Lone Star Dugout has a question-and-answer session with the 23-year-old.

Coming off a solid four-year career at the University of Kansas, in which he batted .279 with 51 doubles and 31 home runs, Erik Morrison was selected by the Texas Rangers in the 46th round of the 2008 MLB Draft. Morrison quickly signed with the Rangers and reported to rookie ball in Arizona to begin his professional career. The utlityman got 66 at-bats with the AZL Rangers, batting .318 with nine... Recommended Stories