Eddie Clarence Murray (Steady Eddie)
Position: First Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: February 24, 1956 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: Locke HS (Los Angeles , CA)
School: California State University Los Angeles (Los Angeles , CA)
Drafted by the Baltimore Orioles in the 3rd round of the 1973 amateur draft.
Signed July 1, 1973. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 7, 1977 (Age 21.042, 11,448th in MLB history) vs. TEX 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1977 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Orioles/Dodgers/Mets/Indians/Angels 1977-1997
Agents: Ron Shapiro [*]
Last Game: September 20, 1997 (Age 41.208) vs. COL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 2003 (423/496 ballots).
View Eddie Murray Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Relatives: Brother of Rich Murray
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