Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:14:06 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy has not had any contract extension talks with the team. Murphy is interested in being part of the team moving forward. "I want to be a part of it," said Murphy, 29. "I want to be here for the turn. I hope the turn is this year. I still think there's a lot of baseball left. I think 2014, we have a chance to play meaningful games in September and I want to be a part of that going forward, not only this year but in the future."
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 11:11:15 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy could receive the day off Sunday, July 13, because he will be representing the team in the All-Star Game. INF Eric Campbell would get the start at second base if Murphy is not in the lineup, according to manager Terry Collins.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:35:53 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays don't seem to be very interested in trading for New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:54:26 -0700
Cincinnati Reds C Devin Mesoraco and 3B Todd Frazier, Milwaukee Brewers C Jonathan Lucroy, Atlanta Braves 1B Freddie Freeman, Los Angeles Dodgers 2B Dee Gordon, New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy, Chicago Cubs SS Starlin Castro, St. Louis Cardinals 3B Matt Carpenter, Colorado Rockies OF Charlie Blackmon, Pittsburgh Pirates OF Josh Harrison, San Francisco Giants OF Hunter Pence and Miami Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton have been named as the reserves for the National League in the 2014 All-Star Game.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:59:27 -0700
Leaked documents of internal trade discussions involving Houston Astros executives indicated the team talked with the New York Mets this past offseason about the possibility of trading for 2B Daniel Murphy, according to sources. The discussion also indicated the Mets were interested in SS Jonathan Villar in a possible trade.
Sat, 28 Jun 2014 08:18:56 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays have not checked in on the availability of New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy or Milwaukee Brewers 2B Rickie Weeks at this point.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:03 -0700
Although New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy has been the subject of trade talk, the sides have talked about a contract extension. Murphy has said he would value a team making a commitment to him over a bunch of money and that "I don't think that would change the way I work, it's just, hey, that's a nice feeling. And it's four years worth of at-bats. They're not just passing those things out in this league."
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 07:31:58 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy hit leadoff Thursday, June 12, for the first time this season.
Fantasy Tip: If Murphy sticks there, he has solid BA and R value.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:10:30 -0700
New York Mets OF Curtis Granderson (calf) is out of the lineup with a calf issue Thursday, June 12. 2B Daniel Murphy is leading off as an experiment that could have some legs.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:46:03 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins is considering batting either OF Curtis Granderson or 2B Daniel Murphy second, with the other hitting third. 3B David Wright would move to the cleanup slot. Collins is looking to jump start the Mets' offense.