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Return Trip Favorable for Murphy

Murphy has reached base in 13 of 15 games

Now in his second season with the Charleston Riverdogs, J.R. Murphy entered the year feeling as if he was primed for success. Being in Charleston again has worked wonders for his confidence at the plate as well as behind it.

"It felt really good to be back [with] Charleston for Spring Training. I was much more comfortable, very relaxed," J.R. Murphy said. And as the old saying goes, actions speak louder than words; Murphy's stats thus far speak volumes to that old adage. After batting .255 with seven home runs only a season ago, he could not have asked for a better start to this season. Hitting .333 with three... Recommended Stories

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