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10 things to know about Dale Murphy (1976 - 1990)

So a little background on Dale (Bryan) Murphy.

  1. He was born March 12, 1956 in Portland, Oregon.
  2. He was an outfielder and first baseman but started as a catcher.
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Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Players with the Awful Career Statistics Against Greg Maddux

Greg Maddux was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2014. In nearly every pitching category Maddux was a success. Of course this couldn’t have been done without a little help from a few hitters who never quite figured him out. 441 more words


Food-Issue Friday: Got Milk?

One of my more recent food-issue purchases brings with it many memories from my childhood. You might think that I owned this card at one time by me saying that, but it has more to do with the logo in the upper left-hand corner. 244 more words

Greatest from....Oregon

Oregon, the Beaver State. Located in the Pacific Northwest between Washington and California, Oregon was admitted into the Union in 1859 as the 33rd state. Today, Oregon’s landscape is one of the most diverse in the nation, with its evergreen forests and picturesque mountains and waterfalls, coupled with its amazing Pacific Coastline. 205 more words

Chipper Jones on the state of the Braves, NL East race and retirement

You have to love Larry “Chipper” Jones. Chipper spent his entire 19-year career playing for the Atlanta Braves. Although initially a shortstop, he spent most of his career as the starting third baseman for the Braves. 777 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Who Would Have Thought?

Who would have thought I would ever want to purchase cards of a player on the Phillies?

Well, only when those cards feature Dale Murphy. 276 more words

Atlanta Braves

Dale Murphy proves the superiority of the Braves farm system (1978)

The Atlanta Braves built their championship years based on an amazing farm system. Bill Lucas was the first black general manager in baseball history. He love to talk about the Braves farm system in the late 1970′s. 112 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)