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Sports talk radio host takes paternity leave and gets hassled

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NEW YORK (PIX11) — Daniel Murphy missed his second straight game on Wednesday to be with his wife and newborn child.

There doesn’t seem to be anything wrong with this, but apparently, being a professional athlete and a new father are mutually exclusive to some.

Although general manager for the Mets fully supports Murphy’s decision, some sportscasters think differently.

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