Dwayne Keith Murphy
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: March 18, 1955 in Merced, CA High School: Antelope Valley HS (Lancaster, CA) by the Drafted Oakland Athletics in the 15th round of the 1973 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: April 8, 1978 (Age 23)
vs. CAL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Athletics/Phillies/Tigers 1978-1989 Agents: Ray Burgess [*] Final Game: October 1, 1989 (Age 34)
vs. MON 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- May 2013
5/15 Jays Journal: Game Thread: San Francisco Giants (23-16) @ Toronto Blue Jays (16-24): Welcome one and all to another edition of the Jays Journal game thread! We’re back with you for round two between the San ...
5/10 Jays Journal: Blue Jays: A Bore of a Team Starting to Roar?: Blankly staring at the Blue Jays hitting statistics filling my screen, I decided to change course. I was curious as to the effect ... News -- April 2013
4/20 Jays Journal: Are the Blue Jays Lacking Plate Discipline?: As I watch this latest Toronto Blue Jays – New York Yankees game, I’ve noticed a disturbing trend. Yankees pitcher ...
4/6 Baseballhotcorner.com: Jose Bautista: From Journeyman to MLB HR King: Jose Bautista is the example that every journeyman Major Leaguer playing the game looks to. Originally drafted by the Pittsburgh ... News -- February 2013
2/16 WasWatching: Kirk Gibson, Tony Phillips & Tim Salmon: Kirk Gibson and Tony Phillips were teammates on the 1993 Tigers. Tony Phillips and Tim Salmon were teammates on the 1995 ... News -- December 2012
12/29 Jays Journal: Blue Jays Top 5 Of 2012 – #3 The Davis Elevation: With the new year nearly upon us and fans clambering for the beginning of the 2013 season, it is only appropriate to look back ... News -- November 2012
11/27 Jays Journal: Welcome to the New Deputies of Sheriff Gibby!: Hand out the badges to the new coaches in town. Riding in on the proverbial horse but not through the lobby of the Royal York ...
11/2 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Report: Dodgers After Mark McGwire As Hitting Coach: It’s now been nearly a month since Dave Hansen was canned as Dodger hitting coach, and the only movement we’ve had ... News -- October 2012
10/31 T Van Poppel RC Ret Plan: Josh Reddick Wins Gold Glove for Right Field: For the first time since 2006 the A’s have a Gold Glove defender. Josh Reddick won the Gold Glove Award for his outstanding ...
10/31 Swingin' A's: YES! YES! YES! Josh Reddick Takes the Gold: Yesterday I stated quite frankly that it would be a travesty if Josh Reddick wasn’t awarded the Gold Glove for RF, and I’m ... News -- April 2012
4/3 High Heat Stats: Contributing Without Connecting: This past week, Jack Cust was released and later picked up by the Yankees on a minor-league contract. Cust, at 53.0%, is the ... News -- March 2012
3/30 C70 At The Bat: Playing Pepper 2012: Toronto Blue Jays: In 2009, I decided to get a feel for other teams around baseball by asking bloggers for those teams some questions about their ... News -- January 2012
1/25 The Daily Catch: All-Time MLB Draft: Round 8 (Picks 351-400): This article is courtesy of our friends at Bus Leagues Baseball Written by: Brian At least a year ago, maybe longer, I had an ...
1/25 Bus League Baseball: All-Time MLB Draft: Round 8 (Picks 351-400): At least a year ago, maybe longer, I had an idea: wouldn’t it be cool to go through every draft pick in major league history, ...
1/13 High Heat Stats: The 10 most under-appreciated players of the 1980s: #1 Dwayne Murphy: Oakland Athletics outfielder Dwayne Murphy tops our countdown of the most under-appreciated players of the 1980s. If you're disappointed, ... News -- December 2011
12/12 House of the Bluebird: Mr. Mustache vs. Senor Sideburns: At the beginning of the 2011 season Travis Snider was one of many sleeper picks in fantasy leagues and was predicted by many ... News -- July 2011
7/22 B-R Blog: Dan Uggla, Miguel Olivo, and sluggers with the worst slugging percentage: Check out the lowest slugging percentages for guys qualified for the batting title who homered in at least 4% of their plate appearances: ... News -- April 2011
4/10 B-R Blog: 5000+ PA After 1932 With OPS+ 100+ & Never An All-Star: How many players had 5,000+ PA after 1932 with an OPS+ of 100 or better in their career and never made an All-Star team? Here's ... News -- February 2011
2/12 PaulLebowitz.com: Duck And Cover: Or cover and duck. One of those. Yesterday, in all my roto-innocence, I listed a few names that might help you in your fantasy ... News -- July 2010
7/13 B-R Blog: 10 for 10: #9 Gamelogs, Box Scores and Splits Now for 1920 to Yesterday: This post is the ninth in our series of ten new features for our tenth anniversary.
Thanks to the heroes at RetroSheet, we now ... News -- April 2010
4/29 B-R Blog: Ike Davis and a team going 10-0 in a player’s first 10 games: The Mets started the season horribly but that all changed when they called up Ike Davis 10 games ago. In those 10 games, Davis ...