Many of us always wanted the Cubs to give Murton a chance to blossom as a lefty mashing 4th Outfielder. They gave him a chance to play, but I think the team should have shown just a bit more patience with Matt Murton. The following video is for the Matt Murton fan in all of us:
If you're interested, check out Anna Katherine Clemmons's wonderful piece for the entire story behind Matt Murton's record-setting season in Japan last year. It's really a fantastic read.
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