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Ellis BurksCareer Feats
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Ellis Burks
PositionsOF-1398, DH-306, LF-267, CF-235, RF-227Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEllis Rena Burks
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 11,1964 [55.039]PlaceVicksburg,Mississippi
High SchoolEverman (Fort Worth,TX)
CollegeRanger College (Ranger,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDanny Doyle
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-BOS-#2 ... 1987-BOS-#1
MLB DebutApril 30,1987 [22.231]
OrganizationsBOS [11] COL [5] CLE [3] SFN [3] CHA [1] Awards10Awards Voting3-217
TBC Player ID801Retrosheet IDburke001MLBAM ID111736
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1987 ... Member of the MLB 30/30 club (30hr+30sb) in 1996 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2012
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This is a list of Major League games for Ellis Burks that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.
SELECT * FROM B1 A, games B WHERE a.gameid=b.gameid and playerid = 'burke001' ORDER BY b.GameDate

Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1987-04-30BOSSEAcf913---------1-----First Career Game
1987-05-10BOSCALcf19422--111--------First Career homer
1987-06-10BOSBALcf1334431-27--2------2 Homers, 7 RBIs, 4 Runs
1988-07-08BOSCHAcf5199432--24--1------2 Homers
1989-04-29BOSTEXcf32985331-24---------2 Homers
1990-06-09BOSCLEcf64275131-16---1-----6 RBIs
1990-08-27BOSCLEcf44915341-25---------2 Homers
1990-09-01BOSNYAcf4496332--24--1------2 Homers
1991-06-11BOSSEAcf6576322--231-2------2 Homers
1993-05-16CHATEXrf6756422--26---1---1-2 Homers, 6 RBIs
1995-06-19COLFLOcf1946422--22----1---12 Homers
1995-07-23COLNYNcf6966422--23---1-----2 Homers
1996-06-19COLMONcf-lf21080432--22--1------2 Homers
1996-06-23COLPHIcf21083423--24--1------2 Homers
1996-08-04COLCHNlf311205231-23---1-----2 Homers
1997-04-09COLCINcf-lf21175532--23--11-----2 Homers
1997-06-02COLSLNcf-lf21217241--111-3------4 Runs
1997-06-17COLTEXcf212316251-13---------5 Hits
1997-09-05COLSLNcf-lf21269523--23---------2 Homers
1998-04-07COLSLNcf21296332--23--2------2 Homers
1999-06-29SFNCOLrf514844231-27---1-----2 Homers, 7 RBIs
1999-07-24SFNCINrf61500422--24---------2 Homers
1999-08-10SFNFLOrf51512523--23--1--1---2 Homers
2000-05-31SFNPHIrf615824431-121--------4 Runs
2000-08-19SFNATLrf61639422--24---------2 Homers
2000-08-20SFNATLrf51640422--24---------2 Homers
2001-05-11CLETBAdh61701312--16-------1-6 RBIs
2001-06-19CLEMINdh217307351-33---------3 Homers, 5 Hits
2002-05-30CLEDETdh31842533--24---------2 Homers
2002-07-20CLEKCAdh31883522--25--11-----2 Homers
2003-04-21CLECHAdh419515231-22---1-----2 Homers