Who Really Broke the David Murphy Signing?


May 19, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Texas Rangers left fielder David Murphy (7) hits a sacrifice fly in the 7th inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. The Rangers beat the Tigers 11-8. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sport

Murphy’s Daughter Spills the Beans

With the speed at which stories can break thanks to social media, everyone is constantly battling to break the next big story on a daily basis. That’s what makes the story about how news of David Murphy signing with the Indians so funny.

As you can see from the video below (refresh is the video player fails to load), news of the signing was broken by David Murphy’s daughter during a preschool discussion of Pilgrims and Indians in advance of Thanksgiving. It’s a cute story and one that can’t help make the statement “kids say the darndest things” ring true.