Word on the Street: Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy’s paternity leave

Nearly everyone was unanimous that the break was warranted, despite the unfortunate timing. (4/3/14)

THE BRONX - There's a lot of buzz about Daniel Murphy, second baseman for the New York Mets, and his decision to take three days for paternity leave despite it coinciding with opening day.

News 12 asked Bronx residents what they think about commentators mocking him and if it makes a difference that he took this time during opening day. Nearly everyone was unanimous that the break was warranted, despite the unfortunate timing.

Some even went as far as to say three days wasn't enough of a paternity leave.

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