Tag: Daniel Murphy

Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

Tonight will mark the return of Daniel Murphy to Citi Field. His first time in the third base dugout. HIs first time coming from the visitor’s clubhouse. His first time being seen in a regular season game in a different uniform. It will be strange. Murphy left his mark in Mets fans hearts around the […]

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Neil Walker Looks To Improve Against LHP

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Looks To Improve Against LHP

Things are going to be a little different at second base this season, as Daniel Murphy moves onto the rival Washington Nationals after a seven year career with the Mets. Now manning second base for the Amazins is Neil Walker, who spoke with Tyler Kepner of the New York Times about some of the challenges […]

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Terry Collins Says Mets Are The Hunted Ones Now

An article by posted on January 18, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Says Mets Are The Hunted Ones Now

Check out this interview reporter Jon Santucci conducted with Terry Collins for TC Palm. Here are two quotes I thought were pretty fascinating. The first one is Terry talking about what the message will be in spring training after a surprising World Series run in 2015. “There has to be a confidence,” Collins said. “That’s […]

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Murphy Thankful For His Time With Mets, Excited To Join Nats

An article by posted on January 8, 2016 0 Comments
Murphy Thankful For His Time With Mets, Excited To Join Nats

After spending his entire seven year career with the Mets, Daniel Murphy has officially joined their biggest rival. Yesterday, he was formally introduced as a member of the Washington Nationals, and was excited about joining his new team. “They have laid the foundation of a very competitive team here,” Murphy said. “I have gotten to […]

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MMO Season Preview: Neil Walker, 2B

An article by posted on January 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Season Preview: Neil Walker, 2B

Neil Walker, 2B Bats/Throws: S/R DOB: September 10, 1985 (30 on Opening Day) Contract: 3rd-year arbitration eligible (Projected $10.7 million) 2015 Recap After a career year in 2014, Neil Walker saw a big drop in offensive production with the Pirates. In 2014, Walker slashed .271/.341/.467 with 23 home runs in 137 games. He saw his […]

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Nationals Sign Daniel Murphy To 3-Year Deal

An article by posted on December 24, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Sign Daniel Murphy To 3-Year Deal

According to multiple sources, but first reported by Jim Bowden of ESPN, Daniel Murphy has signed a 3-year deal with the Washington Nationals worth  $37.5 million dollars . The deal is pending a physical. The Nationals will forfeit their first round pick in next year’s draft, while the Mets pick up a compensation pick between […]

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Nationals Are “Moving On” From Brandon Phillips

An article by posted on December 20, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Are “Moving On” From Brandon Phillips

According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports on Twitter, the Nationals are now “moving on” from Brandon Phillips and will pursue other options, including Howie Kendrick and former Met Daniel Murphy to a lower degree. Phillips reportedly wanted an extension as part of a condition to him accepting the trade to Washington, according to Jon […]

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A Fond Farewell To Our “Everyman” Daniel Murphy

An article by posted on December 13, 2015 0 Comments
A Fond Farewell To Our “Everyman” Daniel Murphy

The least talked about thing surrounding the signing of second baseman Neil Walker last week, is that it officially ended the seven year tenure of Daniel Murphy with the New York Mets. Citi Field will sound a little bit different next season without the melodic sound of “I’m Shipping Off To Boston” playing 4-5 times per […]

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Mets Monitoring Daniel Murphy In Case Zobrist Pursuit Falls Through

An article by posted on December 4, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Monitoring Daniel Murphy In Case Zobrist Pursuit Falls Through

Assistant GM John Ricco told reporters today at the winter meetings that the Mets are still in contact with representatives for Daniel Murphy and are interested in re-signing him if a deal with Ben Zobrist doesn’t materialize. Ricco also said the team is willing to go into next year with Dilson Herrera as the starter […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Howie Kendrick, 2B

An article by posted on November 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Howie Kendrick, 2B

Howie Kendrick Bats: Right — Throws: Right Position: Second Base Born: July 12, 1983 (Age 32) I have heard many people say that former Angels and Dodgers second baseman Howie Kendrick is the right-handed Daniel Murphy. While I disagree on some levels, I can absolutely see where they are coming from. Kendrick has been one […]

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