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Dale Murphy Net Worth

Dale Murphy Net Worth is
$15 Million

Dale Murphy Biography

Dale Murphy is a previous outfielder and 1st baseman who comes with an estimated net well worth of $15 million. Therefore, he has been observed for his humanitarian function, aswell. Dale Bryan Murphy was created on March 12, 1956 in Portland, Oregon.

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Quick Facts

Full NameDale Murphy
Net Worth$15 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 12, 1956
ProfessionBaseball player
EducationBrigham Young University, Woodrow Wilson High School
SpouseNancy Murphy
ChildrenJake Murphy, Tyson Murphy, McKay Murphy, Shawn Murphy, Madison Murphy, Travis Murphy, Taylor Murphy, Chad Murphy
AwardsNational League Most Valuable Player Award, Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year

Interesting Facts

1 Lives with his family in Alpine, Utah.
2 Came up through the Atlanta Braves' minor league system as a catcher, but troubles throwing the ball to second to nail base-stealers and knee problems from trying to catch veteran pitcher Phil Niekro's knuckleballs necessitated a move to the outfield. Murphy's career blossomed after that.
3 His conservative Mormon values never wavered, even during his career. He refused to give television interviews in the locker room unless he was fully dressed, and never allowed himself to be photographed with women embracing him. He also would pay teammates' dinner checks at restaurants, as long as alcohol wasn't on the tab.
4 A lifelong Conservative Republican, he has expressed interest in running for Governor of Utah under the Republican ticket.
5 Of all the baseball teams he has played for, his favorite team, and the one he is most proud of being part of, is the Atlanta Braves. When the Braves retired his jersey number, he said "In my heart, I will always be an Atlanta Brave.".
6 Inducted into the World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame in 1995.
7 Drafted by the Atlanta Braves as the 5th overall pick in the 1974 draft. Had 3,733 Total Bases, 398 Home Runs, 1,266 RBI, 1,748 Strikeouts and 787 Extra-Base Hits in 18 seasons as Outfielder with the Atlanta Braves (1976-1990), Philadelphia Phillies (1990-1992) and Colorado Rockies (1993).
8 1982 National League MVP for playing in all 162 Games and leading League in RBI (109). Also had .378 On-base percentage, .507 Slugging Percentage, 113 Runs, 303 Total Bases, 36 Home Runs, 93 Walks, 134 Strikeouts, 61 Extra-Base Hits and 264 Times on Base.
9 1983 National League MVP for leading League in Slugging Percentage (.540) and RBI (121) in all 162 Games. Also had .302 Batting Average, .393 On-base Percentage, 131 Runs, 178 Hits, 318 Total Bases, 36 Home Runs, 90 Walks, 110 Strikeouts, 64 Extra-Base Hits and 270 Times on Base.
10 Member of 1982 National League Western Division Champion Atlanta Braves team.
11 Won 5 National League Gold Glove Awards as Outfielder (1982-1986).
12 Named to 7 National League All Star Teams (1980 and 1982-1987).
13 Finished 9th in voting for 1984 National League MVP and 7th in 1985.
14 Served for 3 years as president of the Boston (MA) Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
15 The Atlanta Journal and Constitution had a column in the 1980's called "Ask Dale Murphy." Children could write in their questions and if Murphy answered them in the newspaper, they would win free tickets and an autographed copy of the "Ask Dale Murphy" book.
16 NL MVP in 1982 and 1983. All-Star (1980, 1982-1987)
17 Drafted by the Atlanta Braves as the 5th overall pick in the 1974 draft. Had 2111 hits, 398 HRs, 1266 RBIs and 1748 SOs for a .265 BA in 18 seasons with the Braves, the Philadelphia Phillies, and the Colorado Rockies.



Prime 9 2009-2011 TV Series Himself
High Hopes: The Anatomy of a Winner 2003 Video documentary Himself - Clubhouse Visitor
2000 MLB All-Star Game 2000 TV Special Himself - NL Honorary Captain
McKay: Million Dollar Missionary 1994 Video documentary Narrator
Sunday Night Baseball 1991 TV Series Himself - Philadelphia Phillies Right Fielder
1987 MLB All-Star Game 1987 TV Special Himself - NL Outfielder
1986 MLB All-Star Game 1986 TV Special Himself - NL Center Fielder
1985 MLB All-Star Game 1985 TV Special Himself - NL Center Fielder
1984 MLB All-Star Game 1984 TV Special Himself - NL Center Fielder
1983 MLB All-Star Game 1983 TV Special Himself - NL Right Fielder
1982 National League Championship Series 1982 TV Mini-Series Himself - Atlanta Braves Center Fielder / Left Fielder
1982 MLB All-Star Game 1982 TV Special Himself - NL Right Fielder
1980 MLB All-Star Game 1980 TV Special Himself - NL Outfielder

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