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Oregon's Best Baseball Players

For a lot of people where we come from is a point of pride. When we meet someone who hales from the same place as us there is often a sense of comradery.  103 more words


On This Day In Baseball History: November 8, 1983

Atlanta Braves outfielder Dale Murphy is named National League MVP for the second consecutive year joining Ernie Banks (1958 & 1959), Joe Morgan (1975 & 1976), and… 46 more words


Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday ...Dale Murphy

Dale Murphy started his career as a catcher but was switch to the outfield after his promotion to the Major leagues.

Murphy switched to the outfield in 1980, a move that would help initiate a decade of highly productive play in the… 425 more words


Dale Murphy: 'Out-Spending Teams Doesn't Work'

The Los Angeles Dodgers (67-53), clinging to a two-game lead over the Giants (65-54) in the NL West, have reportedly acquired Chase Utley from the Phillies in exchange for two prospects. 473 more words


Braves Retired Numbers: Dale Murphy

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Years with Braves: 1976-1990


Locations: Atlanta

Date Number Retired: June 19th, 1994 (Atlanta)


Fast Facts: Dale Murphy was the first player to have his number retired by the Braves who played for the team exclusively in Atlanta. 3,520 more words


The Upton brothers both homer in the 9th as Atlanta walks off with a 6-5 win (2013)

I’ve watched a lot of Atlanta Braves baseball over the years. Throughout the 14 straight division titles and the one World Series title, there have been plenty of incredible moments involving this franchise. 237 more words

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The Collapsiest Players Ever to Collapse

Players collapse all the time, we just don’t see it usually. Their skills don’t simply erode, they go to hell in a hand basket quicker than you can say… 1,378 more words