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Thursday, February 24, 2011
Eddie Murray, 1997 Collector's Choice Premier Power #PP20
Guess what? Today is Eddie Murray’s 55th birthday! Not only does that make him two years older than Vladimir Guerrero, it also signifies that he is birthday buddies with Bronson Arroyo, Mike Lowell, the great Stubby Clapp, and Honus Wagner. Lowell is a distant second to Eddie’s 504 homers with his own career total of 223 among the February 24thers. Mighty Hans ekes out the hits crown with 3,420 to Eddie’s 3,255, but Murray beats him in the RBI race, 1,917 to 1,739. Numbers are fun! Anysuch, in honor of big, bad 33, here is a subjective list of the greatest Murrays throughout history:
I can remember playing with baseball cards as a toddler, but I actually started collecting them when I was ten. Now I'm an adult looking for an outlet to talk about my hobby without receiving blank stares in return. You can contact me thusly.