Murphy proud he was at son's birth

Updated: June 9, 2014, 6:56 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy told a White House audience on Monday that he will be proud to explain to his son one day about his biggest accomplishment on the first day of the 2014 Major League Baseball season.

Murphy skipped Opening Day against the Washington Nationals to be present for the March 31 birth of his son, which occurred about an hour before the season's first pitch.

"When Noah asks me one day, 'What happened? What was it like when I was born?' I ...

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