Francisco Javier Morales (born October 27, 1999) is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Morales signed with the Philadelphia Phillies organization as an international free agent on July 2, 2016. He made his professional debut with the GCL Phillies, posting a 3–2 record and 3.05 ERA in 10 appearances.
The next year, Morales played for the Low-A Williamsport Crosscutters, logging a 4–5 record and 5.27 ERA with 68 strikeouts in 56.1 innings of work.
In 2019 he played for the Single-A Lakewood BlueClaws, pitching to a 1–8 record and 3.82 ERA with 129 strikeouts in 96.2 innings pitched. Morales did not play in a game in 2020 due to the cancellation of the minor league season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Phillies added him to their 40-man roster after the 2020 season. He was assigned to the Double-A Reading Fightin Phils to begin the 2021 season.
On July 3, he pitched a combined no-hitter against the Erie SeaWolves along with Kyle Dohy, Zach Warren, and Brian Marconi. Morales made his MLB debut on May 9, 2022, pitching 2 shutout innings against the Seattle Mariners.
There are no details about whether he has children or not. He may be may or may not have children. There are also no rumors about his children.