Pat Murphy (murphpa01)
Patrick J. Murphy
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 160 lb.
- Debut September 2, 1887
- Final Game October 3, 1890
- Born January 2, 1857 in Auburn, MA USA
- Died May 16, 1927 in Worcester, MA USA
Pat Murphy was a 30-year-old rookie with the New York Giants and played four seasons with them, all under manager Jim Mutrie. In 1888 he was backup to catcher Buck Ewing, in a year when the Giants won the pennant and the 1888 World's Series.
An 1888 S.F. Hess Cabinet photograph of Murphy exists.