Dale Murphy

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Dale Bryan Murphy (born March 12, 1956) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and first baseman. During an 18-year baseball career, 1976–93, he played for three different teams, but is best noted for his time with the Atlanta Braves. Murphy won consecutive National League Most Valuable Player Awards (1982–83), the National League's Silver Slugger Award four straight years (1982–85), and the National League's Gold Glove Award five straight years (1982–86). He is an inductee to the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, and World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame.


Dale Murphy Quotes

Dale Murphy #Attitude

Photo of Dale Murphy Tommie Aaron taught me how to have a good attitude, to be easy going and not get uptight.
Dale Murphy #Courage

Photo of Dale Murphy To go to hospitals and see people fight and overcome cystic fibrosis or cancer or any number of illnesses is to see courage that is humbling. And athletes constantly need to be humbled.
Dale Murphy #Respect

Photo of Dale Murphy It's critical that the manager has the respect of players so he can make the moves that he feels is appropriate without having somebody go to the papers. They respect you. So you respect them back.
Dale Murphy #Respect

Photo of Dale Murphy If you live what you believe, you will always have the respect of others.