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It's a Shame You Are Not There: Hall of Fame Class of 2015

Every few ballots a player of great talent finally makes it into the Hall of Fame after a decade of close votes.  It took Jim Rice 15-years and a final close call of 76% to become forever enshrined.   1,003 more words

MLB Opinion

The Best Baseball Player Born in Oregon: Dale Murphy

The coastal state of Oregon has yet to produce a Hall of Famer, however, several very good players have come from there.

Pitcher Mickey Lolich… 113 more words

Facts And History

Dale Murphy wins the MVP Award (1982)

On November 17, 1982, Atlanta Braves, Dale Murphy won the National League MVP Award. This is the first Braves player to be so honored since Hank Aaron was in 1957. 25 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

RIP, Players Falling Off the 1999 Ballot

Obituaries are often sad. Not these! Today we kill off nine players, including one of my all-time favorites. Writing these obituaries means we’re on step closer to filling the Hall of Miller and Eric (or at least knowing who won’t be getting in). 1,306 more words

RIP, Obituaries Of Players We're No Longer Considering

Nashville Old Timers Banquet to Feature Atlanta Braves' Dale Murphy

Former Atlanta Braves star Dale Murphy will be the featured speaker at the 77th annual Old Timers banquet, scheduled for Thursday, January 22, 2015 at the Nashville Airport Marriott. 279 more words


Dale Murphy's record for most runs in month broken (April 29, 1994)

Dale Murphy and Ron Cey owned the record for most runs in a month at 29. Records get broken.

On April 29, 1994, Colorado 1B Andres Galarraga sets a new NL record by driving in his 30th run of the month in the Rockies’ 6-5 victory over Chicago. 18 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)