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Former Phillies Minor Leaguer Jim Murphy: "I'm Done Playing"

Photo Courtesy: Philliedelphia/Andrew Gillen Jim Murphy, the seven-year Phillies minor leaguer, is "done playing" baseball at the age of 29. Jay Floyd of caught up with the first baseman of the 2014 Iron Pigs, and Murphy shed some light on his decision. "I didn't get a spring training invite...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Longtime Phils minor leaguer Jim Murphy retires

Jim Murphy in the cage last year while coach Mickey Morandini looks on, Image- Jay Floyd Slugging first baseman Jim Murphy has decided that his playing days are over. Reached for comment on Thursday, the Washington state native asserted his time in the lineup has ended. “I didn’t get a spring training invite from (a major league affiliate),” Murphy shared.  “I don’t want...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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