"That's good news," assistant general manager Benny Looper said.
Morgan is expected to rest in order to recuperate from the lingering shoulder injury. He is expected to begin a throwing program sometime in December.
According to MLB.com, Morgan is considered one of the organization's top prospects. He had a 4.97 ERA and career-low 6.3 K/9 prior to being shut down.
The Phillies have not made it clear how serious the injury is considered.
His recent struggles are preventing his call-up to the majors.
"The first two innings [Wednesday] he threw very well and the velocity was up on his fastball," Phillies' assistant general manager of player personnel Benny Looper told The Philadelphia Inquirer. "There was a potential double play and they didn't get anybody out and there was a dropped popup and he couldn't fight his way out of the inning."
Despite his recent struggles, the Phillies remain high on Morgan. He entered the season as the Phillies' seventh-best prospect, according to MLB.com.
"He is healthy and fine," Looper said. "He is learning lessons the hard way and we expect him to come back to where he was. He hasn't been pitching professionally that long and one of the things all young pitchers need to do is pitch out of tough spots and try to hold the damage to a minimum."
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