If you can’t be with them — beat them.
That seems to be the slogan Daniel Murphy has lived by since leaving the Mets in 2015.
Tonight’s game started off with a bang… a grand slam by Murphy himself. This helped launch the Nationals to a 4-0 lead.
GRAND SLAM FWAHHH! pic.twitter.com/T8SQD9SkNQ— Washington Nationals (@Nationals) April 24, 2017
Just like these boys in the tweet, we “give a five” to Murphy as it was also the second grand slam of his career, both hit while playing under the Nationals. This follows his career night where he helped the Nats knock off the Cardinals.
Murphy has absolutely owned the Mets since joining the Nationals. He has recorded at least one base hit in all 19 head-to-head games.