AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
Made five appearances and tossed a total of five and 2/3 innings, striking out five…managed a 6.35 ERA and 1-0 record…tossed a total of two shutout innings, struck out one and was credited with win in a 10-4 victory over Nebraska (03/20).
CRESCENTA VALLEY HS: A 2012 graduate of Crescenta Valley High School in La Crescenta, Calif. • Was a two-time all-area first team pick • Finished his senior season with a 6-4 record, 1.83 ERA and 70 strikeouts, and was named the Pacific League Co-Player of the Year • As a junior in 2011, finished the year 5-2 with a 1.50 ERA, 73 strikeouts and second team all-league honors..
PERSONAL: Born in Beverly Hills, Calif. • Parents are Danny and Guia Murray • Has one older brother, Derrek • Major is psychology • Superstition is to always have a wristband on his left wrist • Models his game after Tim Lincecum and Mark Prior • Enjoys watching and playing soccer • Favorites include: Tim Lincecum (baseball player), Roger Dean Stadium (baseball stadium), Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Billy Covington (musical artists), MLB.com (website), Ruth Chris Steakhouse (restaurant), San Francisco Giants (baseball team), AT&T Park (baseball stadium), “Moneyball”, “For the Love of the Game” (movies), “Beyond Belief: Finding the Strength to Come Back” (book).
Innings Pitched: 2.0 vs. Nebraska (03.20.13)
Strikeouts: 2 at Pepperdine (02.20.13)
Hits Allowed: 4 at USC (03.06.13)
Runs Allowed: 2, 2x, last at USC (03.06.13)
Earned Runs Allowed: 2, 2x, last at USC (03.06.13)
Walks Allowed: 1, 2x, last vs. Nebraska (03.20.13)