Tom Murphy

Tom Murphy #23

  • C
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1"/220
  • Age: 25

Tom Murphy MLB Career Stats

.257 3 9 0 .876

Tom Murphy Bio

  • Full Name: Thomas James Murphy
  • Born: 4/3/1991 in West Monroe, NY
  • Draft: 2012, Colorado Rockies, 3rd rd. (105th overall)
  • College: SUNY Buffalo
  • Debut: September 12, 2015
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MLB Career Stats 35 5 9 3 9 0 .257 .333 .876
  • Status: Disabled 7-Day


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Tom Murphy Stats

*Since 2006

Tom Murphy Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Tom Murphy Statcast Events


Tom Murphy 2016 Projections

Rest of Season
7 24 3 6 6 1 0 1 3 2 0 8 0 0 .250 .308 .417 .724
7 24 3 6 6 1 0 1 3 2 0 8 0 0 .250 .308 .417 .724
Rest of Season

Tom Murphy News

Tom Murphy Fantasy News

September 22, 2015 at 2:23 AM ET

T. Murphy belts three-run shot

Rockies catcher Tom Murphy went 1-for-3 with a three-run homer and a walk against the Pirates on Monday.

September 13, 2015 at 5:22 PM ET

Rookies Garneau, Murphy to split catching duties

Over the final three weeks of the season, manager Walt Weiss said he expects to divide the bulk of the catching duties between rookies Dustin Garneau and Tom Murphy.


Tom Murphy Awards Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Colorado NL

EAS Player of the Week

Week Team League
04/20/2015 New Britain EAS

EAS Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 New Britain EAS

Topps Class A All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Asheville SAL

SAL Player of the Week

Week Team League
05/06/2013 Asheville SAL
06/10/2013 Asheville SAL
07/01/2013 Asheville SAL

SAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Asheville SAL

SAL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Asheville SAL

Tom Murphy Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
April 10, 2016 Albuquerque Isotopes placed C Tom Murphy on the 7-day disabled list. Strained left oblique.
April 10, 2016 Albuquerque Isotopes placed C Tom Murphy on the 7-day disabled list.
March 18, 2016 Colorado Rockies optioned C Tom Murphy to Albuquerque Isotopes.
September 11, 2015 Colorado Rockies selected the contract of C Tom Murphy from Albuquerque Isotopes.
July 23, 2015 C Tom Murphy assigned to Albuquerque Isotopes from New Britain Rock Cats.
July 6, 2015 New Britain Rock Cats placed C Tom Murphy on the temporarily inactive list.
February 10, 2015 Colorado Rockies invited non-roster C Tommy Murphy to spring training.
September 27, 2014 New Britain Rock Cats activated C Tom Murphy from the 7-day disabled list.
May 16, 2014 Tom Murphy roster status changed by Tulsa Drillers.
February 4, 2014 Colorado Rockies invited non-roster C Tom Murphy to spring training.
August 5, 2013 C Tom Murphy assigned to Tulsa Drillers from Asheville Tourists.
April 23, 2013 Tom Murphy roster status changed by Asheville Tourists.
April 15, 2013 Asheville Tourists placed C Tom Murphy on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to April 14, 2013.
March 30, 2013 C Tom Murphy assigned to Asheville Tourists from Tri-City Dust Devils.
June 14, 2012 Tom Murphy assigned to Tri-City Dust Devils from Colorado Rockies.
June 13, 2012 Colorado Rockies signed C Tom Murphy.

Thomas James Murphy Bio Info

Thomas James Murphy was signed by Rockies scout Ed Santa … in his junior season at Buffalo, hit .311 (68-for-219) with 20 doubles, four triples, 13 home runs and 51 RBI in 56 games … the 13 home runs set the school's single-season home run record … first Buffalo player to be named Mid American Conference AllConference twice … left Buffalo after his junior year as its career leader in slugging percentage (.588) … on the career record lists, Murphy ranked second in home runs, third in doubles, fourth in total bases, and fifth RBI … named to the 2011 USA Collegiate National Team … the 2011 MAC Player of the Year … was rated the 65th-best player in the draft by Baseball America, as well as the top player from the state of New York.


Played in 11 games for the Rockies, making 10 starts, in his first year reaching the big leagues. Reached the big leagues in September after playing 72 games at Double-A New Britain and 33 for Triple-A Albuquerque. Went 9-for-35 (.257), scoring nine runs with one double, three home runs and nine RBI for the Rockies. Made his Major League debut Sept. 12 at Seattle, going 0-for-3 with a run. Notched his first Major League hit, RBI and homer in his fourth game, going 3-for-5 vs. San Diego Sept. 19 in a 10-2 win … singled to left field in the first inning, driving in Carlos Gonzalez, off left-hander Robbie Erlin … cracked his first Major League home run in the fifth inning, a solo shot off right-hander Marcus Mateo … caught Yohan Flande, Christian Bergman, Gonzalez Germen, Simon Castro and Jason Gurka. Hit a home run in three consecutive games (Sept. 19-23), driving in a combined eight runs. Joined Nolan Arenado (twice) and Carlos Gonzalez (twice) as the only Rockies to hit a home run in three or more consecutive games in '15. Had three RBI Sept. 21 and Sept. 23 vs. Pittsburgh. Suffered a shoulder injury Oct. 3, forcing him to miss the Arizona Fall League season. Named a Eastern League Mid-Season All-Star at Double-A New Britain, where he hit .249 (66-for-265) with 17 doubles, one triple, 13 home runs and 44 RBI in 72 games. Hit safely in eight of his first 10 games, including three homers and seven RBI. Had four hits, including two home runs, and six RBI on May 5. Hit .271 (35-for-129) with nine doubles, two triples and seven home runs over 33 games for Triple-A Albuquerque. Hit safely in six of his first seven games at Triple-A from July 23-31 … had a combined seven hits in 13 at-bats vs. El Paso in three games.


Spent the season at Double-A Tulsa but played in just 27 games due to injuries. Hit .213 (20-for-94) with four doubles, five home runs, 15 RBI and 16 runs … played catcher in 23 games and was the club's designated hitter in four games. Played his last game of the season on May 15 … missed the final three and a half months due to a shoulder injury. Hit .278 (10-for-36) in 11 games in May after batting .172 (10-for-58) in 16 April contests. Hit safely in his first five games of the season.


Split the season between Single-A Asheville and Double-A Tulsa hitting a combined .289 (103-for-357) with 31 doubles, 2 triples, 22 home runs and 83 RBI in 100 games...Began the season with Asheville before being promoted to Tulsa on 8/6 to finish the season...Hit .290 (20-for-69) with 5 doubles, 3 home runs and 9 RBI in 20 games for Double-A Tulsa after jumping up two levels...Was selected as the top catcher of the South Atlantic League following the season, was also named a Topps Class A All-Star...Earned SAL Player of the Week honors on three separate occasions and was a SAL Mid-Season All-Star...Baseball America rated him as the 7th-best prospect in the organization, as well as the top catching prospect.


In his first professional season, played the third-most games for Short Season Tri-City...led the Dust Devils with his 22 extra-base hits (13 2B, 3 3B, 6 HR) and 38 RBI...rated the 14th-best prospect for the Rockies by Baseball America.