Thomas Andrew Murphy
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: December 30, 1945 in Cleveland, OH
High School: Lufkin HS (Lufkin, TX) School: Ohio University (Athens, OH) by the Drafted California Angels in the 1st round (6th pick) of the 1967 amateur draft (January Secondary).
( All Transactions) Debut: June 13, 1968 (Age 22.166)
vs. BOS 6.0 IP, 4 H, 7 SO, 3 BB, 2 ER Exceeded rookie limits during 1968 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Brewers/Angels/BlueJays/RedSox/Royals/... 1968-1979 Final Game: May 8, 1979 (Age 33.129)
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News -- July 2014
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