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Daniel MurphyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Chicago Cubs MLB Years: 2008-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

Positions2B-782, 3B-288, 1B-232, LF-60, OF-4, DH-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Thomas Murphy
Height6-1Weight215BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateApril 1,1985 [33.175]PlaceJacksonville,Florida
High SchoolEnglewood (Jacksonville,FL)
CollegeJacksonville University (Jacksonville,FL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 13th round (394th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsSteve BarninghamService Time8.109 (2017)
MLB DebutAugust 2,2008 [23.123]
OrganizationsNYN [10] WAS [3] CHN [1] Awards9Awards Voting2-248
TBC Player ID49303Retrosheet IDmurpd006MLBAM ID502517
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power64Contact91XBH60RBIs78Runs53Hitting89Durability72Team.515Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004JacksonvilleAtlSunNCAA-1Fr332b193277122951193191322000.377.455.506.96139790.444.129.273.42310.0014.441.441.1177.0024.14
2005JacksonvilleAtlSunNCAA-1So322b20542193572122231113112385107.329.381.429.8109416244.359.100.187.3584.519.432.090.82109.5022.22
2006JacksonvilleAtlSunNCAA-1Jr332b21572215488101655157341322703.398.470.5341.00411817266.392.136.326.43412.784.890.382.2636.8319.32
2006Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-21818210000004300000.056.227.056.2831022.067.000.222.16918.1813.640.750.000.000.00
2006Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-21933290027004100004.273.351.455.80615237.233.182.303.35110.812.700.255.4116.5022.22
2006Totals for Rk-Rk         17514100027008400004.196.305.314.61916259.178.118.275.28313.566.780.503.3925.5020.00
2006Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn-21829271003004300110.241.324.276.6008134.259.035.172.26411.768.820.750.000.0014.29
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         2580617102100012700114.213.312.300.61224393.208.087.238.27612.907.530.582.1540.0017.65
2007St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-3b22135502681433431178634261401158.285.338.430.76821648559.299.145.235.3327.5110.911.451.9745.6433.57
2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn-23314170002000200000.500.500.5001.0007014.583.000.000.4480.0014.290.000.000.000.00
2008Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn83b23953575611026113671453946317710.308.374.496.87017740407.318.188.322.3719.5811.301.183.1927.4636.36
2008New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn-3b2314210000001000001.250.400.250.650105.250.000.250.32120.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         993755911826113691454048317711.315.379.493.87218540426.327.178.309.3739.3911.271.203.0528.8533.90
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn28lf234913124419321702182810114.313.397.473.8706214151.382.160.282.38111.9218.541.561.3265.5034.15
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn281b24155508601353841263423869046413.266.313.427.74021754556.284.161.240.3196.8312.411.822.1642.3340.00
2010St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-1b25311281016002000000.727.7691.0911.86012213.700.364.545.77815.380.000.007.6911.0025.00
2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn431b258344103018101200002.294.314.471.78516435.290.177.235.3422.865.712.002.8634.0040.00
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         114561840214103200002.400.438.6221.06028648.390.222.311.4606.254.170.674.1722.5033.33
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn281b-3b2610939149125282649552442332214.320.362.448.81017536423.345.128.189.3545.679.931.751.4265.1728.80
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn282b27156571621664036651023682104512.291.332.403.73523049612.329.112.189.3185.8813.402.280.9895.1729.52
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn282b281616589218838413782333295205213.286.319.415.73427355697.315.129.208.3204.5913.632.971.8750.6229.26
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn282b29143596791723729571353986205315.289.332.403.73524048642.322.114.193.3246.0713.402.211.4066.2227.91
2015St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn93b30415272004002000000.467.529.6001.1299217.467.133.267.48811.760.000.000.000.0028.57
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn282b-3b301304995614038214732231382061015.281.322.449.77122454538.278.168.230.3255.767.061.232.6035.6438.57
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas202b311425318818447525104533557880104.347.395.595.99031677582.354.248.318.4146.019.791.634.3021.2441.85
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas202b321445349417243323932052774031416.322.384.543.92729069593.341.221.322.3858.7712.981.483.8823.2240.12
2018Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas2b331037892027006400000.243.349.459.80817443.226.216.378.35113.959.300.674.6518.5044.44
2018Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2b335619017579062910131700224.300.341.442.7838415205.302.142.216.3346.348.291.312.9331.6726.32
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2b33261011728406111061900001.277.318.495.8135010107.289.218.287.3475.6117.763.175.6116.8335.71
2006Totals for NL-NL         822913485130124020193600225.292.333.460.79313425312.298.168.241.3396.0911.541.893.8524.2529.41
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter12714710638140833128122639662432461023153453111.299.345.459.80421614815106.321.160.238.0006.3511.951.882.3938.6134.16
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter28410541493126943018221810512271191325.296.358.454.8124791031186.306.158.270.0008.8510.291.162.5335.1333.01
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9386113018102200003.289.325.447.77217440.286.158.237.0005.005.001.002.5038.0036.36
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1053946411928115741454550317710.302.372.492.86419444450.310.190.327.00010.0011.111.113.3326.2736.97
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter142528721583731288634661401158.299.353.449.80223752589.313.150.242.0007.8110.361.332.0444.0032.91
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11433141005004500110.326.375.349.72415148.359.023.116.0008.3310.421.250.000.007.14
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter17514100027008400004.196.305.314.61916259.178.118.275.00013.566.780.503.3925.5020.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter143517101189274995291154491298010.366.431.485.91625140600.385.119.259.0009.008.170.911.5057.4421.16
New York Mets Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter903335442296722820624025721218440117292786.288.331.424.75514213103619.314.136.211.0006.0212.162.021.7154.1032.06
Washington Nationals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3421255199413998542268310015112852624.329.383.550.9336901611380.340.221.304.0007.2510.941.513.9123.2438.98
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter261011728406111061900001.277.318.495.8135010107.289.218.287.0005.6117.763.175.6116.8335.71
Average MLB - Per 162 games162600811794241681834178324714.299.345.459.80427561651.321.160.238.0006.3511.951.882.3938.6134.16
Average Minor - Per 162 games162601851783921710412560704111714.296.358.454.81227359677.306.158.270.0008.8510.291.162.5335.1333.01

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn223B131--853043534424389.9172.97------13597.094.2
2008Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn233B64--291351310177164.9272.56------9567.445.1
2008Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn232B17--35585169893.9495.47------9517.912.0
2008Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn231B13--8851139493.9897.15------9513.79.2
2008Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23OF4--11---11111.0002.75------954.22.8
2008New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAnyn233B1---31-43.7503.00------1100.00.7
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn23LF3230249501215351.9621.590.20-----4965.319.8
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn241B10197849790741081874864.9898.551.02-----15565.262.3
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn24LF2727213561316057.9502.110.27-----15517.416.7
2010St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn251B3--293-832321.00010.67------3100.02.2
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn251B5--444134948.9809.60------862.53.5
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn252B2--46--10101.0005.00------825.01.4
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn261B524641941936436459455.9918.751.09-----10947.732.1
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn263B28252201343446056.9332.000.25-----10925.717.3
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn262B24191683655259391.9783.790.54-----10922.014.8
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn26LF1-21---111.0001.000.50-----1090.90.6
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn272B13812911272283251569568553.9744.010.49-----15688.585.2
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn271B12760464-550501.0004.170.83-----1567.77.4
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn282B15014813342633911686670654.9764.360.49-----16193.292.6
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn281B7762705237775.97410.711.21-----1614.34.3
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn292B12612611402093471588571556.9744.410.49-----14388.177.8
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn293B1616141626-432321.0002.000.23-----14311.29.9
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn291B1-1-------------1430.70.6
2015Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn303B1---------------10.01.7
2015St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn303B4--231-65.8331.25------4100.02.9
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn302B6965572118166632290284.9794.120.50-----13053.142.6
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn303B42413521671659387.9352.070.25-----13032.325.9
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn301B171413311714112132131.9927.710.98-----13013.110.5
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn30DH1---------------1300.80.6
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas312B1171151016194265976468459.9813.920.45-----14282.472.2
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas311B211715113416114151150.9937.140.99-----14214.813.0
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas313B119111-32.6672.000.22-----1420.70.6
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31DH1---------------1420.70.6
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas322B1391361196218353986580571.9844.110.48-----14496.585.8
MLB Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B7637386553126619027244232403168.9784.150.48-----7630.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B211188167515761491815117431725.9908.181.03-----2110.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B8783722361411113188177.9412.030.25-----870.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF6057464107252114109.9561.820.23-----600.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--444134948.9809.60------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--46--10101.0005.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---31-43.7503.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B64--291351310177164.9272.56------640.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B17--35585169893.9495.47------170.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B13--8851139493.9897.15------130.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--11---11111.0002.75------40.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B135--873073634430394.9162.92------1350.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--293-832321.00010.67------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22-----131-----
2008Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23--1317-64---4-
2008New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAnyn23-----1-----
2008New York MetsNLMLBnyn23------32----
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn24--101---27----
2010St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn25--3--------
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn25--52-------
2011New York MetsNLMLBnyn26--5224-281----
2012New York MetsNLMLBnyn27--12138-------
2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn28--7150-------
2014New York MetsNLMLBnyn29--1126-16-----
2015Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn30-----1-----
2015St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn30-----4-----
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn30--1769-42----1
2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31--21117-1----1
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas32---139-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2256010000000001000.167.167.167.334107.167.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2315632225802181013600000.397.500.6191.119391076.418.222.44417.117.890.462.6331.5040.00
2008Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor2315632225802181013600000.397.500.6191.119391076.418.222.44417.117.890.462.6331.5040.00
2008New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB231017331001001200000.176.222.235.4574118.200.059.1185.5611.112.000.000.0033.33
2009New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24298913317211731101110202.348.412.506.9184510102.380.158.2929.8010.781.100.9889.0032.26
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2517517100028103900300.196.228.314.54216257.186.118.1965.2615.793.003.5125.5020.00
2011New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26246552070010102800000.308.328.415.74327767.351.107.1542.9911.944.000.000.0035.00
2012New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2722657221006116310004.338.403.354.75723172.355.016.1088.334.170.500.000.004.55
2013New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28310130000000100000.300.300.300.6003010.333.000.0000.0010.000.000.000.000.00
2014New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2911323105004011200102.313.324.469.79315534.323.156.1562.945.882.000.000.0050.00
2015New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30817241000003110000.235.381.294.6755121.250.059.23514.294.760.330.000.0025.00
2015New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB30521571035110300000.333.333.8101.14317421.267.477.4760.0014.290.0014.297.0057.14
2015New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB30417691046001300011.529.5561.2941.85022518.500.765.8245.5616.673.0022.224.2555.56
2015New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB30520230000005700000.150.320.150.4703025.231.000.25020.0028.001.400.000.000.00
2016Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3118507134116011400002.260.275.440.71522651.267.180.1801.967.844.001.9650.0046.15
2016Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB31516370006215100120.438.545.438.9837022.438.000.37522.734.550.200.000.000.00
2017Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB321030362002003600001.200.273.267.5408233.250.067.1679.0918.182.000.000.0033.33
2017Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB32519541012003600000.211.318.421.7398222.250.210.36813.6427.272.004.5519.0050.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs30126445016043620261200000.397.500.6191.1197820152.418.222.44417.117.890.462.6331.5040.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs15743251123283454643047316011.285.331.391.72216935472.307.106.1816.369.961.570.85108.0028.46
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs15561318204133281000120.321.400.571.97132665.326.250.41112.3115.381.256.1514.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs417691046001300011.529.5561.2941.85022518.500.765.8245.5616.673.0022.224.2555.56
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs520230000005700000.150.320.150.4703025.231.000.25020.0028.001.400.000.000.00

Awards [9]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Atlantic Sun All-Conference Team (3B) ... Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Year2
2008Eastern League All-Star Team (UT)1
2013National League Player of the Week (August 26-September 1)1
2015NLCS Most Valuable Player1
2016NL Player of the Month (July) ... NL Player of the Month (May) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)3
2017NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-08-212BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Nationals to Cubs for Andruw Monasterio33.142Team Roster on 2018-08-21
2018-06-122BWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.072Team Roster on 2018-06-12
2018-05-262BWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Harrisburg (AA) for rehab33.055Team Roster on 2018-05-26
2018-03-282BWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Recovery from right knee surgery32.361Team Roster on 2018-03-28
2016-01-092BWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($37.5m) [Free Agent] 8--12--17.530.283Team Roster on 2016-01-09
2015-11-032BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.216  
2015-07-032BNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.093Team Roster on 2015-07-03
2015-06-243BNew York MetsGulf Coast Mets (Rk)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to GCL Mets (Rk) for rehab30.084Team Roster on 2015-06-24
2015-06-062bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left quad30.066Team Roster on 2015-06-06
2015-01-182bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8m) [Avoids arbitration]29.292Team Roster on 2015-01-18
2014-09-092bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.161Team Roster on 2014-09-09
2014-08-292bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right calf29.150Team Roster on 2014-08-29
2014-04-032bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity Leave list29.002Team Roster on 2014-04-03
2014-04-022bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave list29.001Team Roster on 2014-04-02
2014-01-172bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5.7m) [Avoids arbitration]28.291Team Roster on 2014-01-17
2013-01-302bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.925m) [Avoids arbitration]27.304Team Roster on 2013-01-30
2012-05-072bNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActive--27.036Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-10-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-09-01InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-08-08InjuredDisabled -- Torn ligamenti n left knee 
2010-04-04InjuredDisabled -- Sprained Right Knee 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2008New York MetsTeam Payroll23390,000-75348-2,696,252390,000390,000
2009New York MetsTeam Payroll24401,000-71328112,746,792400,000791,000
2011New York MetsTeam Payroll26422,000-69222242,722,607414,0001,213,000
2012New York MetsTeam Payroll27512,196-52218432,954,887480,0001,725,196
2013New York MetsTeam Payroll282,925,000-2968683,023,990490,0004,650,1962013-01-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.925m) [Avoids arbitration]
2014New York MetsTeam Payroll295,700,000-194579++3,256,497500,00010,350,1962014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5.7m) [Avoids arbitration]
2015New York MetsTeam Payroll308,000,0006.109156783++3,571,283507,50018,350,1962015-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016Washington NationalsTeam Payroll318,000,0007.109148883++3,498,245507,50026,350,1962016-01-09 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($37.5m) [Free Agent] 8--12--17.5
2017Washington NationalsTeam Payroll3212,000,0008.10995789++3,651,709535,00038,350,196
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red