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Oakland A's third-round pick Sean Murphy talks post-draft transition

Oakland A's 2016 third-round pick Sean Murphy spoke with Corey Crisan after a game versus Mahoning Valley about his transition to pro baseball.

Oakland A's 2016 third-round pick Sean Murphy is off to a strong start to his professional career. On June 30, he became the first Vermont Lake Monsters' hitter to go 4-for-4 since Addison Russell in 2012. Murphy had a two-run single in the Lake Monsters' 7-0 win on Tuesday night. He is now batting .289 with a homer and four RBI in 11 games for Vermont. Murphy has also thrown out six of 13 attempted base-stealers. He was the first position player drafted by the A's in 2016. 

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Corey Crisan spoke with Murphy after Tuesday night's game about his transition from Wright State to professional baseball. Click below for the audio of the interview.


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