The New York Times—June 3, 2010
“I’m ready to do anything,” he told Minaya, the team’s general manager.
But Murphy could not have been ready for a slide by Syracuse’s Leonard Davis on Wednesday night, and the second heaping of misfortune that he would be served in a season that was already full of it.
Davis’s slide and roll took out the unsuspecting Murphy, who was playing second base. Murphy had a magnetic resonance imaging test Thursday at Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan, which revealed a high-grade tear of the medial collateral ligament in his right knee.
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