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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsGlennMurrayGlenn Everett MurrayBorn: Nov. 23,1970 in Manning, S.C.Debut: 1996 | Pos: OFH: 6’2″ | W: 225 | B: R | T: R YrGABRHHRRBISBBA13897819261.196>> Visit theGlenn Murray biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics. Glenn Murray, an outfielder from Manning, S.C., debuted in the major leagues in 1996 with the Philadelphia Phillies. In 38 games, he collected 19 hits with 2 home runs and 6 runs batted in. Murray was drafted in the second round of the 1989 free-agent draft by the Montreal Expos. After spending several seasons in the Expos minor league system, Murray was traded by Montreal to the Red Sox on March 23, 1994 for a player to be named later (Derek Vineyard). His stay in the Red Sox organization lasted until January 1996 when Boston send him, along with Ken Ryan and Lee Tinsley, to the Philadelphia Phillies for Rick Holyfield, Heathcliff Slocumb and Larry Wimberly. He debuted with the Phillies on May 10, 1996, collecting his first hit in a game against the Atlanta Braves. His last major league game came on July 24, 1996. In October of that season, he was claimed on waivers by the Cincinnati Reds. On May 20, 1998, he was the part of an unusual feat in baseball while he was playing for AAA Indianapolis in a game against Pawtucket. In the 5th inning of the game, Pete Rose Jr. hit a solo home run, Jason willims hits a 3-run home run, Murray adds a grand slam and Guillermo Garcia completes the “homer cycle” with a 2-run shot. The Indians won the game, 11-4. Murray spent the 2003 season with the Nashua Pride of the Atlantic League, hitting .252 with 23 home runs and 67 RBI. In 477 games with Nashua, he has hit .275 with 106 home runs and 358 RBI. In 1,529 career games in the minor leagues, Murray has hit .255 with 275 home runs and 923 RBI. He also has 197 stolen bases.