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Live From the AFL: Billy Murphy

Live From the AFL:  Billy Murphy

Three, technically four, organizations, and the one constant with Billy Murphy is that he's still a top prospect. The Diamondbacks thought highly enough of Murphy that they essentially forced the Dodgers to go get him from the Marlins in 2004 when the Dodgers were after Steve Finley. Murphy began 2005 with many, including himself, expecting he would challenge for a spot in the D'Backs rotation. A hamstring injury in spring training nixed that idea, but Murphy refused to write the season off.

Now Murphy is making up the innings he missed during his month and a half off while rehabbing in the Arizona Fall League.  How's it been going down here? Bill Murphy:  It's been going well, I'm having a lot of fun.  I know what I'm down here to do, and I'm doing it.  Okay, we'll bite, what are you down here to do? Bill Murphy:  I'm here to make pitches.  It's pretty simple... Recommended Stories

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