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Daniel Murphy

Daniel Thomas Murphy (Murph)

Positions: Second Baseman, First Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: April 1, 1985 in Jacksonville, FL
High School: Englewood Senior HS (Jacksonville, FL)
School: Jacksonville University (Jacksonville, FL)
Drafted
by the New York Mets in the 13th round of the 2006 amateur draft.
Signed June 9, 2006. (All Transactions)
Debut: August 2, 2008 (Age 23.123, 16,997th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2008 season [*]
Team: Mets 2008-2014
2015 Contract Status: 3rd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 5.109, Arb Eligible: 2013, Free Agent: 2016 [*], Agents: ACES [*]
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Fan EloRater

Fine Details  · Last updated Dec 18, 2014 3:17AM
All-Time Rank (among batters): #1394. Chad Curtis… #1395. Sid Bream… #1396. Wayne Gross… #1397. DANIEL MURPHY… #1398. Marty Cordova… #1399. Ossie Vitt… #1400. Rich Rollins… 

Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2008 23 NYM NL 49 151 131 24 41 9 3 2 17 0 2 18 28 .313 .397 .473 .871 130 62 4 1 0 1 1 7
2009 24 NYM NL 155 556 508 60 135 38 4 12 63 4 2 38 69 .266 .313 .427 .741 96 217 13 0 4 6 4 37
2011 26 NYM NL 109 423 391 49 125 28 2 6 49 5 5 24 42 .320 .362 .448 .809 126 175 14 3 3 2 2 354/7
2012 27 NYM NL 156 612 571 62 166 40 3 6 65 10 2 36 82 .291 .332 .403 .735 103 230 12 1 0 4 5 *43
2013 28 NYM NL 161 697 658 92 188 38 4 13 78 23 3 32 95 .286 .319 .415 .733 108 273 13 2 0 5 2 *4/3
2014 ★ 29 NYM NL 143 642 596 79 172 37 2 9 57 13 5 39 86 .289 .332 .403 .734 111 240 15 2 0 5 3 *45/3 AS
6 Yrs 773 3081 2855 366 827 190 18 48 329 55 19 187 402 .290 .333 .419 .752 109 1197 71 9 7 23 17
162 Game Avg. 162 646 598 77 173 40 4 10 69 12 4 39 84 .290 .333 .419 .752 109 251 15 2 1 5 4

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2008 23 NYM NL 49 151 8 -1 -0 3 -1 9 0.9 5 14 1.3 .518 .506 1.0 0.2 11 7
2009 24 NYM NL 155 556 -4 2 -1 10 -7 -0 -0.1 17 17 1.6 .500 .500 0.5 0.3 7 $401,000 37
2011 26 NYM NL 109 423 14 -3 -2 8 -2 16 1.7 13 29 3.0 .516 .511 2.0 0.6 21 $422,000 354/7
2012 27 NYM NL 156 612 3 0 1 -10 3 -4 -0.3 19 16 1.5 .498 .498 2.4 -0.8 25 $512,198 *43
2013 28 NYM NL 161 697 5 3 0 -15 3 -4 -0.7 22 18 1.5 .497 .497 3.3 -1.5 33 $2,925,000 *4/3
2014 ★ 29 NYM NL 143 642 9 1 1 -11 3 3 0.1 19 23 2.0 .503 .502 3.4 -1.0 34 $5,700,000 *45/3 AS
6 Seasons 773 3081 34 3 -1 -15 -1 20 1.6 96 116 10.9 .503 .501 12.7 -2.1 131 $9,960,198

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Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2008 NYM NL 23 LF 32 30 13 249.0 53 50 1 2 1 .962 1 3 6 15 1.84 1.59 .983 1.90 1.89
2008 NYM NL 23 OF 32 30 13 249.0 53 50 1 2 1 .962 1 3 6 14 1.84 1.59 .985 2.21 2.20
2009 NYM NL 24 1B 101 97 93 849.1 874 790 74 10 81 .989 2 11 4 16 9.16 8.55 .993 9.29 9.21
2009 NYM NL 24 LF 27 27 11 213.2 60 56 1 3 1 .950 -2 -1 -14 -6 2.40 2.11 .982 1.93 1.91
2009 NYM NL 24 OF 27 27 11 213.2 60 56 1 3 1 .950 -2 -1 -14 -5 2.40 2.11 .986 2.20 2.18
2011 NYM NL 26 1B 52 46 44 419.0 459 419 36 4 36 .991 2 8 6 23 9.77 8.75 .994 9.33 9.31
2011 NYM NL 26 3B 28 25 22 220.2 60 13 43 4 4 .933 -0 2 -3 11 2.28 2.00 .954 2.53 2.53
2011 NYM NL 26 2B 24 19 16 168.1 93 36 55 2 5 .978 0 -2 0 -14 4.87 3.79 .985 4.76 4.75
2011 NYM NL 26 LF 1 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.00 .980 1.80 1.90
2011 NYM NL 26 OF 1 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.00 .990 2.25 2.20
2012 NYM NL 27 2B 138 129 106 1127.2 568 228 325 15 69 .974 -6 -11 -6 -12 4.41 4.01 .984 4.77 4.72
2012 NYM NL 27 1B 12 7 5 60.2 50 46 4 0 5 1.000 -0 1 -10 20 7.42 4.17 .992 9.30 9.18
2013 NYM NL 28 2B 150 148 138 1334.1 670 263 391 16 86 .976 -6 -13 -5 -12 4.41 4.36 .984 4.72 4.72
2013 NYM NL 28 1B 7 7 7 62.0 77 70 5 2 3 .974 -2 -2 -35 -39 10.89 10.71 .994 9.42 9.41
2014 NYM NL 29 2B 126 126 123 1140.1 571 209 347 15 88 .974 -8 -10 -9 -11 4.39 4.41 .982 4.66 4.65 AS
2014 NYM NL 29 3B 16 16 15 141.0 32 6 26 0 4 1.000 -3 -1 -24 -9 2.04 2.00 .962 2.52 2.51 AS
2014 NYM NL 29 1B 1 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 8.78 9.30 AS
4 Seasons 2B 438 422 383 3770.2 1902 736 1118 48 248 .975 -19 -36 -6 -11 4.43 4.23 .983 4.72 4.70
5 Seasons 1B 173 157 149 1392.1 1460 1325 119 16 125 .989 2 18 2 15 9.33 8.35 .993 9.31 9.25
3 Seasons OF 60 57 24 464.2 114 107 2 5 2 .956 -1 2 -3 5 2.11 1.82 .986 2.20 2.19
3 Seasons LF 60 57 24 464.2 114 107 2 5 2 .956 -1 2 -3 5 2.11 1.82 .982 1.91 1.90
2 Seasons 3B 44 41 37 361.2 92 19 69 4 8 .957 -3 1 -11 3 2.19 2.00 .957 2.53 2.52
6 Seasons TOT 715 677 593 5989.1 3568 2187 1308 73 383 .980 -21 -15 -4 -3 5.25 4.89 .987 5.46 5.46
Lg Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2013 Sep 1st NL Player of the Week

Batting Average s c a p y
Active  .290 (29th)

Games Played s c a p y
2013 NL  161 (3rd)

At Bats s c a p y
2013 NL  658 (2nd)
2014 NL  596 (9th)

Plate Appearances s c a p y
2013 NL  697 (6th)

Runs Scored s c a p y
2013 NL  92 (8th)

Hits s c a p y
2013 NL  188 (2nd)
2014 NL  172 (9th)

Total Bases s c a p y
2013 NL  273 (8th)

Doubles s c a p y
2012 NL  40 (7th)
2013 NL  38 (7th)

Stolen Bases s c a p y
2013 NL  23 (7th)

Singles s c a p y
2012 NL  117 (8th)
2013 NL  133 (2nd)
2014 NL  124 (5th)

SB % s c a p y
2013 NL  88.46 (1st)

AB per SO s c a p y
2014 NL  6.9 (8th)
Active  7.1 (29th)

Outs Made s c a p y
2013 NL  491 (2nd)

Errors Committeds c a p y
2013 NL  18 (5th)

Errors Committed as 1B s c a p y
2009 NL  10 (4th)

Def. Games as 2B s c a p y
2013 NL  150 (2nd)
2014 NL  126 (5th)
Active  438 (23rd)

Putouts as 2B s c a p y
2013 NL  263 (2nd)
Active  736 (23rd)

Assists as 2B s c a p y
2013 NL  391 (3rd)
2014 NL  347 (5th)
Active  1,118 (23rd)

Errors Committed as 2B s c a p y
2012 NL  15 (2nd)
2013 NL  16 (2nd)
2014 NL  15 (1st)
Active  48 (13th)

Double Plays Turned as 2B s c a p y
2013 NL  86 (3rd)
2014 NL  88 (2nd)
Active  248 (24th)

Range Factor/Game as 2B s c a p y
2014 NL  4.41 (5th)

             

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 18 (1100), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 10 (1238), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 9 (1730), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Second Base (175th), 10.9 career WAR/10.9 7yr-peak WAR/10.9 JAWS
Average HOF 2B (out of 19) = 69.4 career WAR/44.5 7yr-peak WAR/57.0 JAWS

Transactions

  • June 6, 2006: Drafted by the New York Mets in the 13th round of the 2006 amateur draft. Player signed June 9, 2006.
The transaction information used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet. We attempt to update transactions throughout the season.

Salaries

Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses
Year Age Team Salary ServTm(OpnDay) Sources Notes/Other Sources
2009 24 New York Mets $401,000 ?
2010 25 New York Mets $419,000 ?
2011 26 New York Mets $422,000 1.109
2012 27 New York Mets $512,198 2.109 contracts
2013 28 New York Mets $2,925,000 3.109 contracts
2014 29 New York Mets $5,700,000 4.109 contracts
2015 Status3rd-Year Arb Eligible, Earliest Arb Eligible: 2013, Earliest Free Agent: 2016
Career to date (may be incomplete)$10,379,198
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

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