Born on May 2, 1994, Penn Murfee is a 28-year-old Major League Baseball pitcher who currently pitches for the Seattle Mariners. In the year 2022, he debuted in Major League Baseball (MLB).
Murfee grew up in Nashville, Tennessee, and attended Montgomery Bell Academy. Murfree attended Vanderbilt University after being chosen out of high school in 2013. Murfee played collegiate baseball for the Commodores for three seasons after redshirting his rookie year.
Murfee spent his first two seasons at Vanderbilt as an infielder before switching to throwing in his senior year. For his redshirt senior year, Murfee transferred to Santa Clara University.
Murfee was selected in the 33rd round of the 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) draft by the Seattle Mariners with the 988th overall pick.
He was 3–2 with a 6.55 ERA in 33 innings with the Everett AquaSox in 2018. He pitched for the Modesto Nuts, Arkansas Travelers, and Tacoma Rainiers in 2019, going 6–5 with a 3.57 ERA and 136 strikeouts in 113+13 innings.
Murfee was awarded the “60 ft., 6-in Club” Award by the Mariners minor league team in 2019.
He went on to play for the Arizona Fall League’s Peoria Javelinas after the season. He was also named to the US national baseball team for the 2019 WBSC Premier 12 on October 10, 2019.
Murfee joined the Mariners’ active roster on April 20, 2022. He pitched against the Miami Marlins in his MLB debut on April 29, 2022.
Penn Murfee Age: How Old Is Penn Murfee?
Penn Murfee is currently 28 years of age. The Major League Baseball pitcher who currently pitches for the Seattle Mariners celebrated his 28th birthday on April 2, 2022.