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Mets’ Daniel Murphy Was Messing Around With The Philly Phanatic (Video)

The jokester that Daniel Murphy decided to test the waters of the Philly Phanatic.  During yesterday’s game, Daniel Murphy was on the mascot’s truck and of course, the Philly Phanatic wasn’t too pleased about this. For the record, Mr. Met>The Philly Phanatic. The post Mets’ Daniel Murphy Was Messing Around With The Philly Phanatic (Video) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the New York Mets need a new captain?

This past Monday the New York Mets were trailing by one run in the bottom of the ninth inning to the San Francisco Giants looking to split the four game series. With two out and no one on, who steps up to the plate but the one batter we all have had faith in time and time again for the past few seasons and more particularly, this season, Daniel Murphy. It wasn’t always that way...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Murphy: Forget #TeamMurph, It’s Time For #SignMurph

It’s hard to believe that Daniel Murphy, the position-less utility man that broke through with the Mets in 2008 has become the toast of his position, especially in the National League. After a rough start in the outfield, Murphy was moved around the infield and finally settled in at second. Despite two horrible leg injuries sustained while playing second, he’s found a home and...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Mets: did they win by not acting?

By now all the dust has settled from the trade deadline frenzy, and the New York Mets came out of it looking the same as they did going in. The Mets and General Manager Sandy Alderson did not make any moves despite there being rumors that players were available. Now we have to answer the big question: was this the right decision? The way this season is going, yes. Despite what some...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Trading Murphy Will Usher In the Future of Second Base

In using humor to deflect a question about the Mets capacity to pay top or near top shelf salaries for three players on their roster, Sandy Alderson sent clear signals the financial situation for the New York Mets has not been resolved. Posture and position as he might, the reality is Alderson does not have the payroll flexibility of bringing a third top flight offensive player to...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

MMO Fan Shot: Trading Murphy Would Be The Smart Move For The Mets

An MMO Fan Shot by Quinn Barry Daniel Murphy has been one of the best hitters on the New York Mets this season. Murphy is batting .293 with 7 homers, 11 Steals, 57 runs scored, and is second in the National League with 125 hits. However, the time to trade Daniel Murphy is now. As the focal point of the Mets’ offense, Daniel Murphy’s trade value has never been higher. Plus, Murphy...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Would Trade Murphy For A Hefty Haul

Despite reports that the Mets are not actively shopping Daniel Murphy, ESPN’s Jayson Stark said in a chat today, that the Mets second baseman is available if teams were willing to pay a high price. “They’d definitely move him,” he writes. “But they want quality back. Sandy Alderson does a really good job of making these types of moves. And there are enough teams looking...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Daniel Murphy Makes Presence Felt In All-Star Game

Entering in the 7th inning for the National League in the 2014 MLB All-Star game, first time All-Star and Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy showed the country what Mets fans already know. That from time to time, Murph is gonna Murph. Check it out. GIF: All-star play by Daniel Murphy #Mets — #ImWithTowels (@MetsKevin11) July 16, 2014 Trust us folks when...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Rumors: No calls coming for Daniel Murphy

Perhaps the most coveted New York Mets trade piece this deadline season is second baseman Daniel Murphy. The 29-year-old Murphy provides something a lot of teams like: durability. Since his debut season in 2009, Murphy has played in over 150 games every season except for two, in 2010 and 2011. His days of injury look to be over, as he has broken out into one of the National League...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Assessing the Parameters of a Daniel Murphy Extension

Daniel Murphy has been the subject of trade rumors dating back to 2011, making it somewhat surprising to hear rumblings of a contract extension. The second baseman has solidified himself as the New York Mets’ top offensive force – a blueprint of the perfect hitter for Citi Field. General Manager Sandy Alderson believes he has flexibility to retain the 2006 draft product for the...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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