NATS: A Look at DANIEL MURPHY

NATS 2B DANIEL MURPHY #20

Bats-left/Throws-right

Born April 1, 1985 – Jacksonville, FL (32 years old)

Married with 2 kids

Mets 2008-15, Nats 2016-present

Three year contract with the Nationals signed Dec 24, 2005 ($37.5 million)

NATS who wore #20:  Frank Robinson (Mgr-2005-06), Adam Kennedy (2010), Laynce Nix (2011), Ian Desmond (2012-15) (Desmond picked the number in honor of Robinson).

AWARDS:

2x All-Star  (2014 and 2018)

Silver Slugger Award/2B (2016)

NLCS MVP (2015) – Set an MLB record for hitting a home run in six consecutive postseason games.

STATS – 2016:

Doubles/2016:  #1 NL (47)

SLG/2016:  #1 NL   (.595)

OPS/2016:  #1 NL (.985)

oWAR/2016:  #3 NL (5.7)

Other 2016 Stats:  .347 BA, 25 HR, 104 RBI

STATS – 2017 (thru 18 Apr/first 13 games):

BA       .368

RBI      13

H          21

2B        7

3B        0

HR       2

BB       1

OBP     .379

SLG      .596

OPS     .976

XBH     9

TB        34

SO       4

SB        0

 

 

 

 

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