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Dale Murphy

Dale Murphy meeting fans at the CNN Center, 2007
Outfielder
Born: (1956-03-12) March 12, 1956 (age 60)
Portland, Oregon
Batted: Right Threw: Right

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
Whether I'm hitting .100 or .300, I have resolved to at least enjoy every game.
Dale Murphy
Joe Torre would tell you to make sure you can hit the ball on the outside part of the plate.
Dale Murphy
Eddie Haas talked a lot about not hitting the ball in the air.
Gee I don't know, I just want to get home.
You don't usually get treated unfairly. You usually get what you deserve.
Dale Murphy
One of the more challenging things in life is not being the guy who does the cheating, but not saying anything about it and going along with it.
Dale Murphy
I've been complimented enough and asked to run for various offices out here in Utah, but right now, I'm not interested. I don't know that I have the stomach for it.
Dale Murphy
I don't want to give people the impression that I'm an almost perfect human being.
Dale Murphy
If you live what you believe, you will always have the respect of others.
I've been lucky to have a lot of opportunities to help people.
Society is what we make of it, so we'd better try to make it the best we can.
Dale Murphy
I miss baseball.
If you live what you believe, you will always have the respect of others.
Dale Murphy
When you come right down to it, I guess I really am pretty bland.
It's always great when you're really needed.
I think people found out I'm just like anybody else. I've got problems, too.
Dale Murphy
I don't agree with everything that any of our political leaders say or believe – that's going to happen sometimes.
Dale Murphy
To work with children anywhere is just plain fun.
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
Maybe I am naive about certain things. But I'm glad. I know all I want to know.
Dale Murphy
God isn't really interested in our batting averages.
Tommie Aaron taught me how to have a good attitude, to be easy going and not get uptight.
Dale Murphy