Daniel Murphy spoke to the media on Saturday in advance of the World Series, which begins Tuesday.
1.) Murphy's favorite World Series moment as a fan came in 2011, when David Freese led the St. Louis Cardinals to a comeback win over the Texas Rangers.
2.) He is in awe of Yoenis Cespedes, pointing out that his crucial home run off Drew Storen was one of his highlights that stuck out to Murphy. "Adjectives fall short of what he's meant to us," Murphy said.
3.) Murphy commended the job manager Terry Collins was able to do to wake up the Mets' offense after an extended team-wide slump.
4.) He deflected a question stating this was Murphy's postseason by praising his teammates, from the starting rotation to Jeurys Familia to Lucas Duda.
5.) Asked what planet he is from, Murphy responded, "Earth."