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+ Played in Major Leagues 1987-2004

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-1398, DH-306, LF-267, CF-235, RF-227
Proper Name: Ellis Rena Burks
Born: September 11, 1964 (53.071)
Place Vicksburg, Mississippi
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Everman (Fort Worth,TX)
College: Ranger College
Drafted: 1983 -- 1st round (20th overall) by Boston Red Sox (Jan-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 30,1987 (22.231)
TBC Player ID:801
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1987]BOS #1 [1986]BOS #2
Organizations:BOS, CHA, COL, SFN, CLE
Signed by:Danny Doyle

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Red Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Rockies to Giants for Jason Brester, Jim Stoops and Darryl Hamilton.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rockies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Boston Red Sox in 1st round (20th overall) of 1983 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2004Boston Red Sox$ 750,0004092755$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Cleveland Indians$ 7,166,66785190$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Cleveland Indians$ 6,666,66789391$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Cleveland Indians$ 5,666,667109889$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000San Francisco Giants$ 5,500,00089491$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999San Francisco Giants$ 4,500,000103489$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Colorado Rockies$ 4,900,00066593$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998San Francisco Giants$ 4,900,00066293$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Colorado Rockies$ 4,000,00079592$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Colorado Rockies$ 4,033,33363494$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Colorado Rockies$ 3,333,333105689$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Colorado Rockies$ 2,333,333171482$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Chicago White Sox$ 2,050,0001791181$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Boston Red Sox$ 2,300,0001321084$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Boston Red Sox$ 1,825,0001291082$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Boston Red Sox$ 475,0003121856$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Boston Red Sox$ 275,0003571956$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Boston Red Sox$ 125,0004441837$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Boston Red Sox$ 62,5005131427$ 60,000$ 344,906

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