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Tom BurgmeierTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1984 MLB Years: 1968-1984
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PositionsP-745, OF-3, DH-2Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Henry Burgmeier
Height5-11Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 2,1943 [74.321]PlaceSt. Paul,Minnesota
High SchoolCathedral (St. Cloud,MN)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Houston Colt 45s.
MLB DebutApril 10,1968 [24.252]
OrganizationsBOS [5] KCA [5] CAL [4] MIN [4] OAK [2] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9410Retrosheet IDburgt001MLBAM ID111707
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Kansas City Royals from the California Angels in the 1968 AL expansion draft (#47 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts30Walks68Hittable52SO/BB49vsPower52Hitting18Durability55Team.499Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1962nullA+--Rel1812114.34340340000197.02041229501002100001.549.32--4.579.592.10.522-
1963nullA+--Rel19394.7415015000076.0985540030430001.6811.61--3.555.091.43.250-
1963nullAA--Rel19146.35606000034.0462724014190001.7612.18--3.715.031.36.200-
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel04135.24210210000110.01448264044620001.7111.78--3.605.071.41.235-
1965nullAAA--Rel21873.21220220000129.01145746032940001.137.95--2.236.562.94.533-
1966nullAA--Rel22484.9316016000073.0875240028400001.5810.73--3.454.931.43.333-
1966nullAAA--Rel22256.1512012000041.0503128016230001.6110.98--3.515.051.44.286-
1966Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel06135.37280280000114.01378368044630001.5910.82--3.474.971.43.316-
1967nullAAA--Rel2311142.78320320000230.019981710441140001.067.79--1.724.462.59.440-
1968California AngelsALMLBcal39Rel24144.33562540024572.2654135524331001.228.050.622.974.091.38.2003.36
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34Rel25314.17310310012054.0673125521232011.6311.170.833.503.831.10.7504.08
1970nullAAA--Rel26311.2310010000022.010330790000.774.09--2.863.681.29.750-
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22Rel26663.16410410017168.0593124623432001.207.770.793.035.661.87.5003.53
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22R/CL27971.736706700341788.0712317330442071.147.230.313.064.481.47.5633.15
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22Rel28624.23510510030955.0673226033180011.8110.90--5.372.930.55.7503.59
1973nullAAA--Rel29245.1624024000061.0753535019310001.5411.07--2.804.571.63.333-
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22Rel29005.40606005110.013662441011.7011.701.803.603.601.00-5.87
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19Rel30534.52500500025491.2924646726343021.299.030.692.553.341.31.6253.75
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19R/CL31583.094604600371175.2763226723411011.319.040.832.744.881.78.3853.66
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19Rel32812.505705700221115.09536321129452221.087.410.862.263.511.55.8893.90
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19Rel33645.09610610020797.011356551533353221.5010.451.393.053.241.06.6005.10
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16Rel34214.40351340013461.0743330723240031.5810.861.033.383.521.04.6674.56
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16Rel35322.74440440024488.2893227816601041.189.030.811.626.093.75.6003.23
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16R/CL36542.006206200392499.0873022320541021.087.910.271.824.912.70.5562.72
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16Rel37452.87320320021659.2612319517350041.319.200.752.565.282.06.4443.57
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16Rel38702.294004000172102.0983026622441121.178.620.531.933.872.001.0003.32
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39Rel39672.81490490022496.0893330232392201.268.340.193.003.661.22.4623.21
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39Rel40302.3517017008223.015662881001.005.870.783.133.131.001.0004.25
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter79553.237453742003701021254.2123152145294384584237321.288.800.672.754.181.52.5901.03
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter46633.9817101710000863.088346338202905830001.369.21--3.026.082.01.422-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26313.4110001000000483.044820718301182710001.178.35--2.205.052.30.456-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5125.38220220000107.01337964042590001.6411.19--3.534.961.40.294-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15204.45490490000273.030217713501302530001.589.96--4.298.341.95.429-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24163.7721402140010423378.0376170159401111559471.288.910.952.633.671.40.600-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter21122.7221312120011440409.0409148124299821731151.238.960.642.154.752.21.636-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24163.201960196009828275.1277123981611113270101.419.030.523.624.301.19.600-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter972.726606600306119.01043936440473201.217.870.303.033.551.18.563-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144.33562540024572.2654135524331001.228.050.622.974.091.38.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.231301129006518220.0215917916671024161.288.800.672.754.181.52.5831.03
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12163.98440440000220.0225118970741490001.369.21--3.026.082.01.429-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968California AngelsALMLBcal39p24712700000101000000.000.333.000.333003.000.0001.000.22733.330.000.000.000.000.00
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34p254718730000000400000.167.167.167.3343018.214.000.000.1520.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22p264214120000001501000.143.200.143.3432016.222.000.071.1686.2531.255.000.000.000.00
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22p276820252000001700000.250.286.350.6367221.385.100.150.2904.7633.337.000.000.0040.00
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22p285112240000000400000.333.333.333.6664012.500.000.000.3040.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter33066201420001032001000.212.246.242.48816270.304.030.091.0004.2928.576.670.000.0014.29
Kansas City Royals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter20864121420000022001000.219.242.250.49216267.318.031.063.0002.9929.8510.000.000.0014.29
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712700000101000000.000.333.000.333003.000.0001.000.00033.330.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623210710000011000000.212.246.242.4888134.304.030.091.0004.2928.576.670.000.0014.29

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968California AngelsALMLBcal24P56-721123173534.9710.610.47-----7178.934.6
1968California AngelsALMLBcal24OF1---------------711.40.6
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25P31-54915-124241.0000.770.44-----4766.019.1
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25OF1---------------472.10.6
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P41-683202-2523.9200.560.34-----4297.625.3
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P67-88728133635.9720.520.40-----6898.541.6
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28P51-556131-2019.9500.370.353175.0151100.033.1
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29P6-101---111.0000.170.10-----6100.03.7
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30P50-9111251-3736.9730.720.40-----50100.030.9
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31P46-75612-118181.0000.390.24-----46100.028.9
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32P57-115826-234341.0000.600.30-----57100.035.2
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33P61-971118113029.9670.480.30-----61100.037.9
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34P35-61513232018.9000.510.30-----35100.021.5
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35P44-88514-319191.0000.430.22-----44100.027.5
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36P62-99727-534341.0000.550.34-----62100.038.8
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36OF1---------------621.60.6
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37P32-59713-320201.0000.630.34-----32100.029.6
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38P40-1021720143837.9740.930.36-----40100.024.7
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39P49-96723323330.9090.610.31-----5196.130.2
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39DH2---------------513.91.2
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak40P17-2333-1661.0000.350.26-----17100.010.5
MLB Totals for P - 17 season(s)-   P745-12531242931336430417.9700.560.333175.017450.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968California AngelsALMLBcal2456--------1-
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2531--------1-
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2641----------
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2767----------
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2851----------
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca296----------
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3050----------
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3146----------
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3257----------
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3361----------
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3435----------
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3544----------
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3662--------1-
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3732----------
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3840----------
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3949---------2
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak4017----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca47Assistant Coach1628280.50613.06John Wathan,Hal McRae,Bob Schaefer
1993Rockford RoyalsMidwAMinorkca49Pitching Coach1327854.591--1Mike JirscheleLost in Semi-Finals
1994Rockford RoyalsMidwAMinorkca50Pitching Coach1398950.640--1John MizerockLost in Finals
1995Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca51Pitching Coach1388355.601--2John MizerockLost in Finals
1996Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca52Pitching Coach1408060.571--1John MizerockLeague Champions
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca53Video Scouting Coordinator1616794.41619.05Tony Muser,Bob Boone
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca54Bullpen Coach1617289.44716.53Tony Muser
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca55Bullpen Coach1616497.39832.55Tony Muser
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca56Bullpen Coach1627785.47518.04Tony Muser
2001Bowie BaysoxEastAAMinorbal57Pitching Coach1415982.41824.56Dave Machemer
2002Bowie BaysoxEastAAMinorbal58Pitching Coach1415289.36941.06Dave Cash
2003Burlington BeesMidwAMinorkca59Pitching Coach1386474.46415.08Joe Szekely
2004Burlington BeesMidwAMinorkca60Pitching Coach1405684.40027.58Jim Gabella
2005Burlington BeesMidwAMinorkca61Pitching Coach1406575.46411.57Jim Gabella
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca62Pitching Coach1445391.36823.04Mike Jirschele-
2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca63Pitching Coach1447371.50716.03Mike Jirschele
2008Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca64Pitching Coach1446381.43821.03Mike Jirschele
2009Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca65Pitching Coach1446480.44413.04Mike Jirschele
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-02-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1977-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1973-10-24TradeTraded by Royals to Twins for Ken Gill. 
1968-10-15Selected by Royals from Angels in expansion draft (Pick #47). 
1964-07-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1964-06-10Released by Astros. 
1961-09-24ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.