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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


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)