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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kurt Daniel Birkins
Stat Years
1999-2010  [mlb] 2006-2008
Height/Weight
6-2 / 188
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (292)
Draft Position
RF
Born Date/Place
High School
El Camino Real (Woodland Hills,CA)
Colleges
UCLA (Los Angeles, California), Los Angeles Pierce College (Woodland Hills, California)
Draft
Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in Round #33 (#984 overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Gil Kubski
MLB Debut
2006-05-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.266)
Service Time
1.053 (2007)
Organizations
BAL [7] COL [2] TBA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4583 ... retro id: birkk001 ... mlbam id: 451256
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1999UCLAPac10NCAA-1------18------014.0519000019020.026179516183072.1011.702.257.208.107.651.13.000
    2001Bluefield OriolesAppRkbal15201---412.92660000037.028141225423020.896.810.491.2210.223.418.40.800
    2001Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal-201---212.05540011022.0135523241040.735.320.821.239.822.058.00.667
    2001Minor Totals: BALbyYearRk----202---622.5911100011059.041191748664060.836.250.611.2210.072.908.25.750
    2002Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal-212---973.51272530020143.21406656104610270101.298.770.632.886.394.132.22.563
    2002Minor Totals: BALbyYearA----211---973.52272530020143.71406656104610270101.308.800.632.896.414.152.22.563
    2003Frederick KeysCaroA+bal15223---8114.70252500000126.11528266104079120131.5210.830.712.855.635.841.98.421
    2003Minor Totals: BALbyYearA+----221---8114.71252500000126.31528266104079120131.5210.850.712.855.645.851.98.421
    2004Frederick KeysCaroA+bal15234---524.5027600821268.0703634922553021.359.261.192.917.284.762.50.714
    2004Minor Totals: BALbyYearA+----231---524.5027600821268.0703634922553021.359.261.192.917.284.762.50.714
    2005Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal25245---7113.91262400020129.01346956842114100111.369.350.562.937.954.812.71.389
    2005Minor Totals: BALbyYearAA----241---7113.91262400020129.01346956842114100111.369.350.562.937.954.812.71.389
    2006Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal46256---113.3720000202.23110020001.1210.120.000.006.753.370.00.500
    2006Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-256---000.0010000101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    2006Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-256---000.0010000101.00000110001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    2006Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-256---019.0020000204.05442150001.5011.254.502.2511.259.005.00.000
    2006Ottawa LynxILAAAbal-256---133.20550000025.120109211190001.227.110.713.916.753.551.73.250
    2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf524.9435000435031.0251917416272031.327.261.164.657.845.521.69.714
    2006Minor Totals: BALbyYearA+/AA/A-/AAA----254---253.711150006034.0281514414280001.247.411.063.717.413.972.00.286
    2006MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf524.9435000435031.0251917416272031.327.261.164.657.845.521.69.714
    2007Norfolk TidesILAAAbal25267---843.07201900010105.21023936638987101.328.690.513.248.353.322.58.667
    2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf128.1319200717034.1523131314301031.9213.630.793.677.868.132.14.333
    2007Minor Totals: BALbyYearAAA----261---843.08201900010105.71023936638987101.338.730.513.258.383.342.58.667
    2007MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf128.1819200717034.3523131314301031.9413.720.793.707.928.182.14.333
    2008Durham BullsILAAAtba33278---237.5236100635040.2573434428292002.0912.610.896.206.427.521.04.400
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.90600026010.05110570001.004.500.004.506.300.901.40.000
    2008Minor Totals: TBAbyYearAAA----271---237.6136100635040.7573434428292002.1112.760.906.276.497.611.04.400
    2008MLB Totals: TBAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.90600026010.05110570001.004.500.004.506.300.901.40.000
    2009Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol-289---016.0022000009.011861240001.4411.001.002.004.008.002.00.000
    2009Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol16289---323.49251200313067.0682926827580001.429.131.073.637.793.902.15.600
    2009Minor Totals: COLbyYearAA/AAA----282---333.79271400313076.0793732929620001.429.361.073.437.344.382.14.500
    2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol162910---585.7123151008080.11015851922583011.5311.321.012.466.506.502.64.385
    2010Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----291---585.7323151008080.31015851922583011.5411.351.012.476.526.522.64.385
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)645.87602001358075.3825149735643061.569.830.844.197.676.111.83.600
    American League Totals (3 yrs)645.87602001358075.3825149735643061.569.830.844.197.676.111.83.600
    Minor League Totals55564.132331444018892862.790445539673289691481431.389.440.763.027.214.752.39.495
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals014.0519000019020.026179516183072.1011.702.257.208.107.651.13.000
    Minor: Rk Totals622.5911100011059.041191748664060.836.250.611.2210.072.908.25.750
    Minor: A- Totals114.0920000202.73110020001.3612.270.000.008.184.092.00.500
    Minor: A Totals973.52272530020143.71406656104610270101.308.800.632.896.414.152.22.563
    Minor: A+ Totals13134.595431008232196.32221181001964136150151.4610.190.872.946.245.422.13.500
    Minor: AA Totals7134.18302600040142.015081661145123100111.379.510.702.857.805.132.73.350
    Minor: AAA Totals19204.4010952109570319.03481701562912626212111.499.820.823.557.394.802.08.487
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)646.64542001152065.3775048730573061.6410.650.974.157.886.911.90.600
    Tampa Bay Rays Totals (1 yrs)000.90600026010.05110570001.004.500.004.506.300.901.40.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2009Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol1628p---1258110001001401000.125.222.125.3471010.125.000.25010.0040.004.000.00.000.0
    2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol1629p---21413020000001303000.154.214.154.3681720.077.000.2005.8817.653.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals3921130001002704000.143.217.143.3602730.095.000.2147.4125.933.500.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals3921130001002704000.143.217.143.3602730.095.000.2147.4125.933.500.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2001Bluefield OriolesAppRk20P600.00921119.8181.500.009.1100.013
    2001Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRk20P500.00400441.0000.800.008.9100.014
    2002Delmarva ShorebirdsSALA21P2700.0531414036.9001.300.0019.3100.06
    2003Frederick KeysCaroA+22P2500.08240332321.0001.300.0018.5100.06
    2004Frederick KeysCaroA+23P2700.0690015151.0000.600.0019.4100.07
    2005Bowie BaysoxEastAA24P2600.0726223533.9431.300.0018.3100.08
    2006Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-25P200.0000000.0000.000.002.7100.020
    2006Frederick KeysCaroA+25P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.023
    2006Bowie BaysoxEastAA25P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.025
    2006Ottawa LynxILAAA25P500.0061176.8571.200.003.5100.018
    2006Baltimore OriolesALMLB25P35031.00701771.0000.200.2321.6100.08
    2007Norfolk TidesILAAA26P2000.00160016161.0000.800.0014.0100.011
    2007Baltimore OriolesALMLB26P19234.10400441.0000.200.1211.7100.014
    2008Durham BullsILAAA27P3600.00110011111.0000.300.0025.0100.04
    2008Tampa Bay RaysALMLB27P6010.00201221.0000.300.203.7100.016
    2009Tulsa DrillersTexAA28P200.0021132.6671.000.001.4100.023
    2009Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA28P2500.0212121514.9330.600.0017.6100.010
    2010Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA29P2300.0511111716.9410.700.0016.1100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)602750130210.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)109007563411.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)30007283311.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)530014330311.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)27005314111.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)200000000.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)11000132111.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2001Minor11----------
    2002Minor27----------
    2003Minor25----------
    2004Minor27----------
    2005Minor26----------
    2006MLB35----------
    2006Minor10----------
    2007MLB19----------
    2007Minor20----------
    2008MLB6----------
    2008Minor36----------
    2009Minor27----------
    2010Minor23----------
    Totals292----------