Eddie Murray, Date of Birth, Place of Birth

    

Eddie Murray

American baseball player and coach

Date of Birth: 24-Feb-1956

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Profession: baseball player

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Pisces


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About Eddie Murray

  • Eddie Clarence Murray (born February 24, 1956), nicknamed "Steady Eddie", is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) first baseman and designated hitter.
  • Spending most of his MLB career with the Baltimore Orioles, he ranks fourth in team history in both games played and hits.
  • Though Murray never won a Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award, he finished in the top ten in MVP voting several times.
  • After his playing career, Murray coached for the Orioles, Cleveland Indians and Los Angeles Dodgers. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2003.
  • In the New Bill James Historical Baseball Abstract (2001), Murray is described as the fifth-best first baseman in major league history.
  • He was 77th on the list of the Baseball's 100 Greatest Players by The Sporting News (1998).

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