5 Taylor Murphy
5 Taylor Murphy
Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Solana Beach, Calif.
High School: Torrey Pines
Position: 3B

High School:
Drafted out of high school by the San Diego Padres (40th round, 1223 overall). Hit .345 as a senior with a .394 on-base percentage. Collected 10 doubles with a pair of home runs and 24 runs batted in. Posted 18 walks against just three strikeouts in 37 games played (one strikeout for every  44 at bats). Stole six bases in eight attempts. Hit .420 in league play and playoffs. As a junior put up a .286 batting average with with four doubles and a .377 on-base percentage.

Taylor John Murphy... Son of John and Heidi Murphy. Has older sister Ashley and younger sister Mallory. Cousin of Arizona Diamondbacks’ infield Geoff Blum, a 13-year MLB veteran. Majoring in Business Administration