Chief Operating Officer / Executive Vice President
Rick is entering his 29th season in professional baseball. From 1989 to 2001, Murphy was General Manager of the Pittsfield Mets/Astros and was instrumental in the move that brought the franchise to Joseph L. Bruno Stadium in Troy, NY.
After running the 'Cats from 2002-2004, Rick spent 2005 as the Chief Operating Officer for DDD Baseball, Inc., a company owned by Dan Duquette, current General Manager of the Baltimore Orioles.
Rick was named the NYPL Executive of the Year in 2008 and is a 2011 New York-Penn League Robert F. Julian Community & Baseball Service Award winner. He currently serves as chairman of the New York-Penn League Schedule Committee and is a member of the Board of Directors for Minor League Baseball's BIRCO (Baseball Internet Rights Corporation), and the Albany Police Athletic League. Rick serves on the Boards of Directors of Berkshire Hills Bancorp and Berkshire Bank- America's Most Exciting Bank.
Phone: (518) 629-2287 Ext. 17