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Eddie Murray

Full Name: Eddie Murray
Nationality: American

Profession: MLB First Baseman
Why Famous: Spending most of his MLB career with the Baltimore Orioles, he ranks fourth in team history in both games played and hits, and was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2003.

Born: 24th February, 1956 (59 years old)
Star Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Historical Events in the Life of Eddie Murray

1977-04-18 - Eddie Murray hits his 1st HR
1977-11-21 - Orioles 1st baseman Eddie Murray wins AL Rookie of Year
1983-04-10 - Baltimore's Eddie Murray hits his 1,000 career hit
1985-08-26 - Balt Oriole Eddie Murray knocks in 9 RBIs in a game vs California Angels
1987-05-09 - Oriole Eddie Murray is 1st to switch hit HRs in 2 consecutive games
1987-07-31 - Oriole Eddie Murray hits his 299th & 300th career home runs
1988-12-04 - Orioles trade veteran 1B Eddie Murray to the Dodgers
1990-06-09 - Dodger Eddie Murray ties Mickey Mantle with baseball's switch hit HRs in 10 games
1992-05-03 - NY Met Eddie Murray is 24th to hit 400 HRS
1992-06-06 - NY Met Eddie Murray sets RBI record by a switch hitter
1993-06-26 - NY Met Eddie Murray is 20th to get 1,600 RBIs
1994-04-21 - Eddie Murray sets record for switch hit HRS in a games (11 times)
1995-05-14 - Eddie Murray of Indians hits his 463rd career home run (ties for 18th)
1995-06-30 - Indians' Eddie Murray, is 20th to reach 3,000 hits
1996-09-06 - Balt Orioles' Eddie Murray's 500th career HR
1997-05-13 - Eddie Murray is 6th baseball player to play in 3,000 games

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