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Washington Nationals NL East
 
Daniel Murphy • #20 • 2B
.400, 3HR in last 20AB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'1", 220 lbs.
Born:Apr 1, 1985 (32 yrs) in Jacksonville, FL
Hometown:Jacksonville, FL
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by NY Mets in 2006 (13/394).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2015.
Bats:L
Throws:R
2017 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 41 165 28 54 12 1 9 33 15 20 0 0 .387 .576 .327
On Pace 160 644 109 211 47 4 35 129 59 78 0 0 .388 .576 .328
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Scouting Report
Assets: Blessed with a nice line-drive swing, he can pile up doubles and hit for a good average. Will hit for some power and doesn't strike out too much, either. Runs pretty well and can play several positions in the field.
Flaws: Is only average with the glove, anywhere on the field. Also lacks optimum power and has a tendency to be streaky at the dish. Must continue to work on the mental aspects of the game, and not let errors bother him.
Career Potential: Quality, versatile infielder and left-handed hitter.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NL Silver Slugger 2016
NL Players Choice Awards - Outstanding Player 2016
NL National League Championship - Most Valuable Player 2015
Eastern League (AA) All-Star Team 2008
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