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Wait, I Didn't Know He was a Catcher: Dale Murphy

The more that I collect catchers, the more that I dig into the history of the position.  I have discovered a lot about those who have worn the “Tools of Ignorance.”  One of the aspects of my research that I have enjoyed the most, is learning about players that were known for playing a certain position (like OF) but started out as a catcher.  262 more words

I Didn't Know He Was A Catcher

Student Success Statement

“I wont cheat.”

This quote is straightforward and the message is simple, I wont cheat. I will not cheat ever, whether it is on a test/exam, a sports game, home/schoolwork, etc. 18 more words

Student Success Statment

“I won’t cheat”
Dale Murphy

Reflection: This statement is a commitment to help one stay true to themselves as well as others. By promising you won’t cheat, you will guarantee yourself a life with no worries. 13 more words

Student Success Statement

“Character matters most.”

What this quote is telling us, is that the main thing which matters the  most is character. Character defines a person, not their wealth or accomplishments. 25 more words

Dale Murphy calls a home run for a six year old girl (1983)

One of Dale Murphy‘s more memorable incidents was reminiscent of a scene from the classic black-and-white baseball film about Babe Ruth,  “The Pride of the Yankees”. 99 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Some bold moves pay off long term (1990)

1990 was a pivotal year for the Braves. Bobby Cox moved back into the dug out as manager replacing Russ Nixon. He had been fired in 1981 at the close of his 4th season. 111 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Atlanta Braves Great Dale Murphy speaks at Georgia Southern

STATESBORO, Ga.  (WJCL)  The Georgia Southern baseball program held its annual ‘Evening with the All-Stars’ event Friday night.

The guest speaker was a seven-time All-Star during his 17-year Major League career.  288 more words