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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ellis Rena Burks
Stat Years
1983-2004  [mlb] 1987-2004
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1398) ... DH (306) ... LF (267) ... CF (235) ... RF (227)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Everman (Fort Worth,TX)
Colleges
Ranger College (Ranger, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #1 (#20 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Danny Doyle
MLB Debut
1987-04-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.231)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [11] COL [5] SFN [3] CLE [3] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 801 ... retro id: burke001 ... mlbam id: 111736
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Elmira PioneersNYPLA-bos-18of---15317430429022390174312000.241.313.328.6411945711.236.087.3108.7622.162.5387.01.0326.2
    1984Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+bos-19of---21123755296154643298426851210.256.337.365.70242513725.277.109.2979.8816.001.6262.51.4126.0
    1985New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-20of---31334766612125710611714428532400.254.316.399.71552719042.239.145.2887.9716.132.0247.61.9034.7
    1986New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-21of---4124462701262031455319447523230.273.337.420.75751319437.290.147.2998.5814.621.7033.02.7329.4
    1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-22of---511401193136107700000.225.340.575.91547237.550.350.20014.8914.891.0013.36.3877.8
    1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1222ofL-S-E-P5133558941523022059276419824101.272.324.441.76560624652.280.169.2996.7716.172.3927.93.3034.2
    1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1223ofL-S-E-P6144540931593751892259628934618.294.367.481.84861526060.331.187.32110.0814.471.4430.02.9337.7
    1989Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-24of---7521431000002300000.143.217.190.4072341.143.047.1678.7013.041.500.00.0033.3
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1224ofL-S-E-P797399731211961261215365252428.303.365.471.83644618837.298.168.3228.0711.661.4433.22.6930.6
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1225ofL-S-E-P81525888917433821899114882122418.296.349.486.83564128662.269.190.3147.4912.791.7128.03.2835.6
    1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1226ofL-S-E-P9130474561193331456611398162327.251.314.422.73652420050.243.171.2757.4415.462.0833.92.6742.0
    1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1227ofL-S-E-P106623535608383052254810225.255.327.417.7442639819.281.162.2879.5118.251.9229.43.0431.7
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2628ofL-S-E-P11146499751372441774696097438211.275.352.441.79357422045.281.166.30510.4516.901.6229.42.9632.8
    1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-29of---1228441012002100001.500.6001.0001.6001082.750.500.50020.0010.000.508.010.0050.0
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2629ofL-S-E-P1242149334883132431163900033.322.388.6781.06616510124.477.356.3619.7023.642.4411.57.8850.0
    1995Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-30of---13829992128004800001.310.394.6551.04933195.483.345.36812.1224.242.0014.56.0655.6
    1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2630ofL-S-E-P131032784174106144973397221107.266.359.496.85532113830.385.230.31112.1522.431.8519.94.3640.5
    1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2631lfL-S-E-P141566131422114584012832661114632219.344.408.6391.04768539293.437.295.3718.9116.641.8715.35.8444.1
    1997Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2632cf-lfL-S-E-P15119424911231923282724775312017.290.363.571.93447724253.403.281.2859.8515.721.6013.26.7143.1
    1998Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2633cf-lfL-S-E-P16100357541022251654373980225010.286.355.510.86540518243.322.224.3239.6319.752.0522.33.9542.2
    1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2333cfL-S-E-P164214722456152281193134412.306.387.463.8501776812.333.157.34810.7317.511.6329.42.8226.7
    1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2334rfL-S-E-P17120390731101903196756986604211.282.394.569.96346922250.469.287.28514.7118.341.2512.66.6145.5
    2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2335rfL-S-E-P18122393741352152496515649108510.344.419.6061.02545823850.415.262.33812.2310.700.8816.45.2437.0
    2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2336dhL-S-E-P19124439831232912874516285509216.280.369.542.91151523858.412.262.28412.0416.501.3715.75.4447.2
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2337dhL-S-E-P201385189215628032912344108611313.301.362.541.90357028060.322.240.3277.7218.952.4516.25.6138.5
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2338dhL-S-E-P2155198275211162811274630024.263.360.419.7792288318.293.156.31511.8420.181.7033.02.6334.6
    2004Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-39cf-rf---2212100000000010000.000.333.000.333300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2539dhL-S-E-P221133660011203810001.182.270.273.5433791.242.091.2088.1121.622.6733.02.7016.7
    MLB Totals (19 yrs)200072321253210740263352120618184793134060296233171.291.363.510.87381763691817.342.219.3139.7016.391.6920.54.3138.8
    American League Totals (11 yrs)11964481723125925233177655109584477943718362092.281.349.470.81950192108462.301.189.3058.9115.821.7825.33.5336.7
    National League Totals (8 yrs)80427515308481503017555172263465462311261379.308.387.575.96231571583355.410.267.32710.9617.291.5815.75.5441.9
    Minor League Totals44915872474107616381988731160290128842.258.329.398.7271775632130.276.140.2949.0116.341.8141.82.1431.7
    Minor: A- Totals5317430429022390174312000.241.313.328.6411945711.236.087.3108.7622.162.5387.01.0326.2
    Minor: A+ Totals1123755296154643298426851210.256.337.365.70242513725.277.109.2979.8816.001.6262.51.4126.0
    Minor: AA Totals25793813624745102411648238616055630.263.327.409.736104038479.264.146.2938.2715.381.8639.12.3132.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2710029257261610151910002.250.353.540.8931165415.450.290.25312.9316.381.2716.75.1760.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (7 yrs)7332827446791160279438895442544581914181148.280.341.455.79631321287281.283.175.3048.1114.621.8030.13.0035.5
    Colorado Rockies Totals (5 yrs)520182136155810424115337521920238013710556.306.378.579.95720531055243.402.273.3329.8418.511.8815.85.6043.5
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)3171155202331682661938513323914110733.287.364.520.8841313601136.352.233.30810.1318.201.8017.55.0341.1
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)2849301692904666021420714416610416823.312.404.568.9721104528112.425.256.31913.0415.041.1515.55.4338.6
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)146499751372441774696097438211.275.352.441.79357422045.281.166.30510.4516.901.6229.42.9632.8
    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
    1983Elmira PioneersNYPLA-18OF5200.0895219694.9791.800.0070.398.12
    1984Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+19OF10700.01961256213208.9771.900.0074.395.52
    1985New Britain Red SoxEastAA20OF13000.0306984323315.9752.400.0093.597.71
    1986New Britain Red SoxEastAA21OF11800.0318552328323.9852.700.0086.195.21
    1987Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA22OF1100.02500025251.0002.300.007.9100.010
    1987Boston Red SoxALMLB22OF13200.03201542339335.9882.500.0081.599.21
    1987Boston Red SoxALMLB22DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.87
    1988Boston Red SoxALMLB23OF14200.0370990388379.9772.700.0087.798.62
    1988Boston Red SoxALMLB23DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.410
    1989Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA24OF500.01600016161.0003.200.003.4100.09
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLB24OF9500.0245763258252.9772.700.0058.697.92
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.013
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB25OF14300.0324720333331.9942.300.0088.394.12
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB25DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.73.94
    1991Boston Red SoxALMLB26OF12600.0283221287285.9932.300.0077.896.93
    1991Boston Red SoxALMLB26DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.56
    1992Boston Red SoxALMLB27OF6300.0120320125123.9842.000.0038.995.56
    1992Boston Red SoxALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.514
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLB28OF14600.0313661325319.9822.200.0090.1100.01
    1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA29OF200.05000551.0002.500.001.4100.010
    1994Colorado RockiesNLMLB29OF3900.0792308481.9642.100.0033.392.95
    1995Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA30OF700.01600016161.0002.300.005.187.57
    1995Colorado RockiesNLMLB30OF8000.0158350166161.9702.000.0055.677.74
    1996Colorado RockiesNLMLB31LF12900.0216451225220.9781.700.0079.682.71
    1996Colorado RockiesNLMLB31CF3200.06420166661.0002.100.0019.820.53
    1997Colorado RockiesNLMLB32LF6700.0533205856.9660.800.0041.456.32
    1997Colorado RockiesNLMLB32CF8900.0154322159157.9871.800.0054.974.82
    1998Colorado RockiesNLMLB33LF4500.0450304845.9381.000.0027.845.02
    1998Colorado RockiesNLMLB33CF7800.0142720151149.9871.900.0048.178.01
    1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLB33CF3600.0711107372.9862.000.0022.185.72
    1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLB33RF1000.01800018181.0001.800.006.123.85
    1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLB34RF10700.0210322215213.9912.000.0066.089.21
    1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLB34DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.52
    2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLB35RF1080847.1215441223219.9822.000.2666.788.51
    2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLB35DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.62
    2001Cleveland IndiansALMLB36LF180129.22120023231.0001.300.1811.114.55
    2001Cleveland IndiansALMLB36RF2015.04000441.0002.000.271.21.67
    2001Cleveland IndiansALMLB36DH10200.0000000.0000.000.0063.082.31
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLB37LF6040.16000661.0001.000.153.74.38
    2002Cleveland IndiansALMLB37DH12700.0000000.0000.000.0078.492.01
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB38LF2214.05000551.0002.500.361.23.67
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB38DH5100.0000000.0000.000.0031.592.71
    2004Boston Red SoxALMLB39DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.972.73
    MLB Totals - (LF)26721833469101365355.9731.301.940.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)235004311353449444.9891.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)2270862447763460454.9872.000.530.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)9660022125439723052266.9832.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)30600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)25006200062621.0002.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)2480062414136651638.9802.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)107001961256213208.9771.900.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (OF)5200895219694.9791.800.000.00.00
    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
    1983Minor---------52-
    1984Minor---------107-
    1985Minor---------130-
    1986Minor---------118-
    1987MLB---------1321
    1987Minor---------11-
    1988MLB---------1422
    1989MLB---------951
    1989Minor---------5-
    1990MLB---------1436
    1991MLB---------1262
    1992MLB---------631
    1993MLB---------146-
    1994MLB---------39-
    1994Minor---------2-
    1995MLB---------80-
    1995Minor---------7-
    1996MLB------12932---
    1997MLB------6789---
    1998MLB------4511410--
    1999MLB--------107-3
    2000MLB--------108-2
    2001MLB------18-2-102
    2002MLB------6---127
    2003MLB------2---51
    2004MLB----------8
    Totals------2672352271398306