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A Plea to the Expansion Era Committee for Dale Murphy

I get tired of having to write articles like this. Call me biased, but this goes way beyond bias. I was a kid in the 1980’s, in Oregon. 752 more words


Sully Baseball Podcast Rewind - January 13, 2013

On January 13, 2013, I wondered if Theo Epstein or Terry Francona will be a savior for a desperate franchise first.

Also I tried to predict who will be the first player to have played for the Rockies elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. 11 more words

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My Modest Reform for the Baseball Hall of Fame Voting

There is no Hall of Fame more revered, more controversial than the baseball HOF.  Every year, fans debate passionately who belongs and who doesn’t, citing stats, perception, and more emotion than the climax of a Nicholas Sparks movie.   473 more words

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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


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