Astros in the Sky
Born: Apr 24, 1943
An outfielder from Panama who signed and came up with the Colt .45s in 1963 at age 20, Murrell had four short trials with the Astros between 1963-1968. He hit .168 in 54 games. Claimed by San Diego in the expansion draft, Murrell spent the rest of his big league career with the Padres and Braves. Fot his ten seasons, Murrell hit .236 with 33 homers.