Tuesday, February 18, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #103 - Tom Murphy


  • In 1978 Tom Murphy was used as a closer and as a setup man. This was Murphy's last full season in the  majors.
  • 1978 Stats: 6-9, 7 saves, 3.93 ERA in 50 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • April 26 - Picked up the win by pitching two scoreless innings of relief. The Blue Jays scored two runs in the 9th inning to come back and beat the Kansas City Royals 3-1.
    • Aug 21 - Earned the win in Toronto's 8-6 victory over the Texas Rangers. Murphy pitched 4 2/3 shutout innings.