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Michael BurgessTrack this Player High Level: AAA Status: Free Agent since 2017
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
PositionsRF-434, OF-179, LF-145, CF-1, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Lamar Burgess
Height5-11Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 20,1988 [29.302]PlaceTampa,Florida
High SchoolHillsborough (Tampa,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Nationals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (49th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$630,000Signing ScoutsPaul Tinnell
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-WAS-#4 ... 2009-WAS-#4 ... 2010-WAS-#9
OrganizationsWAS [4] BAL [2] CHN [2] HOU [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID128937MLBAM ID518518
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed29Power84Contact32XBH91RBIs69Runs54Hitting39Durability49Team.549Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Gulf Coast NationalsGCLRkwas-of183612822436383212253700110.336.442.6171.0597917154.417.281.469.44816.2324.031.485.1916.0039.53
2007Vermont Lake MonstersNYPLA-was39of18197010201131011102310001.286.383.457.84032581.386.171.314.37212.3528.402.303.7023.3325.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         55198326374114223356010111.318.421.561.98211122235.406.243.414.42214.8925.531.714.6818.0034.92
2008Hagerstown SunsSALAwas-of19112401601002641860514613680538.249.335.469.80418848460.325.220.344.34710.0029.572.963.9122.2848.00
2008Potomac NationalsCaroA+was33of1919711216306190292620110.225.325.521.84637983.250.296.394.35810.8431.332.897.2311.8356.25
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1314727211629424795355162100648.246.333.477.81022557543.315.231.352.34810.1329.832.954.4219.6749.14
2009Potomac NationalsCaroA+was25rf2013148063113232197112854135100158.235.325.410.73519744545.287.175.296.3239.9124.772.503.4925.2638.94
2010Potomac NationalsCaroA+was25rf2110138657101214127052478970264.262.351.430.78116637442.310.168.298.34210.6320.141.892.7132.1736.63
2010Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas11rf21217411215261500102730012.284.391.6491.040481387.366.365.500.43811.4931.032.706.9012.3361.90
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1224606812226618855257116100276.265.357.465.82221450529.317.200.330.35810.7821.932.043.4025.5640.98
2011Daytona CubsFSLA+chn20rf2212242661962412068106011140516.225.323.427.75018245495.253.202.345.33012.1222.421.854.0421.3046.88
2012Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn24rf2311933241862211043004563211213.259.350.422.77214033381.292.163.298.33811.8116.541.402.6233.2038.37
2013Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou35lf24983203165200124201329320247.203.278.378.65612132356.244.175.272.2868.9926.122.913.3726.6749.23
2014Frederick KeysCaroA+bal35lf258332151101324156862266130546.315.366.579.94518651355.344.264.358.4037.3217.182.354.2321.4050.50
2014Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal37rf25727142002011500000.148.179.222.4016228.182.074.074.1803.5717.865.000.000.0050.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9034852105344157063276630546.302.352.552.90419253383.331.250.336.3877.0517.232.443.9223.2050.48
2015Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-26843384685230155911195810230.251.292.453.74515338360.262.202.257.3165.2816.113.054.1722.5344.71
2015Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal25rf26216281031050141410002.161.224.242.46615467.208.081.129.2115.9720.903.500.000.0040.00
2016York RevolutionAtlInd-2743167214611083100114010200.275.320.485.8058119181.314.210.275.3416.0822.103.644.4220.8841.30
2016Monclova AcererosMexAAA-278272410120041300000.148.258.296.5548231.231.148.296.25112.9041.943.253.2327.0050.00
2017York RevolutionAtlInd--28117436591151801766014810520310.264.337.422.75918435489.309.158.266.3289.8221.472.193.4825.6530.43
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter8973125430780189231305073121373833431232857.250.336.450.78614053423565.297.200.323.00010.4623.372.233.6524.0443.85
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8272410120041300000.148.258.296.5548231.231.148.296.00012.9041.943.253.2327.0050.00
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26681592186524281070392202813724.228.312.405.71733084919.269.177.286.00010.0121.982.203.0529.1145.16
A+ Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter456168424442710311722962414196422260141724.254.338.456.7947681861920.295.202.325.00010.2121.982.153.7523.3943.56
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112401601002641860514613680538.249.335.469.80418848460.325.220.344.00010.0029.572.963.9122.2848.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter197010201131011102310001.286.383.457.84032581.386.171.314.00012.3528.402.303.7023.3325.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3612822436383212253700110.336.442.6171.0597917154.417.281.469.00016.2324.031.485.1916.0039.53
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24494112624652040156127820340740.261.318.444.762418921030.292.183.265.0007.5719.712.603.8823.5337.40
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625647814134423926467150804510.250.336.450.78625462644.297.200.323.00010.4623.372.233.6524.0443.85

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
2016York RevolutionAtlInd-Rel270027.0010100001.02432110003.0018.0018.009.009.001.00-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0027.0010100001.02432110003.0018.0018.009.009.001.00-

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas18OF34--5541-6059.9831.74------3694.463.0
2007Vermont Lake Monsters NYPLA-was18OF18--244223028.9331.56------1994.724.0
2008Hagerstown Suns SALAwas19OF111--1772674210203.9671.83------11299.179.9
2008Potomac Nationals CaroA+was19OF16--222--24241.0001.50------1984.211.4
2009Potomac Nationals CaroA+was20RF121--228952242237.9791.96------13192.488.3
2009Potomac Nationals CaroA+was20CF1--1---111.0001.00------1310.80.7
2010Potomac Nationals CaroA+was21RF99--14383-154151.9811.53------10198.071.2
2010Potomac Nationals CaroA+was21LF1---------------1011.00.7
2010Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas21RF19--20---20201.0001.05------2190.513.4
2011Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22RF89--155942168164.9761.84------12273.065.0
2011Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22LF13--192--21211.0001.62------12210.79.5
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23RF87--131711139138.9931.59------11973.162.1
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23LF5--42--661.0001.20------1194.23.6
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24LF63--92912102101.9901.60------9864.345.0
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24RF5--6---661.0001.20------985.13.6
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou241B1--1---111.0001.00------981.00.7
2014Frederick Keys CaroA+bal25LF62--117751129124.9612.00------8374.745.3
2014Bowie Baysox EastAAbal25RF6--111--12121.0002.00------785.74.2
2014Bowie Baysox EastAAbal25LF1--21--331.0003.00------714.30.7
2015Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26RF8--20-1-2120.9522.50------2138.15.6
AA Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF125--188821198196.9901.57------1250.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF69--981212111110.9911.59------690.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF309--52626124564552.9791.79------3090.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF76--136951150145.9671.91------760.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF16--222--24241.0001.50------160.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF111--1772674210203.9671.83------1110.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF18--244223028.9331.56------180.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF34--5541-6059.9831.74------340.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas18---------34-
2007Vermont Lake Monsters NYPLA-was18---------18-
2008Hagerstown Suns SALAwas19---------111-
2008Potomac Nationals CaroA+was19---------16-
2009Potomac Nationals CaroA+was20-------1121--
2010Potomac Nationals CaroA+was21------1-99--
2010Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas21--------19--
2011Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22------13-89--
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23------5-87--
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24--1---63-5--
2014Frederick Keys CaroA+bal25------62----
2014Bowie Baysox EastAAbal25------1-6--
2015Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26--------8--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB19110110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2010Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor211865816332121042000000.246.290.477.76731869.326.231.3085.8028.995.002.9032.5050.00
2010Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2155111002000100100.200.167.400.567216.200.200.2000.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2221000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2435010000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs1865816332121042000000.246.290.477.76731869.326.231.3085.8028.995.002.9032.5050.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs1213132003000500100.231.214.385.5995214.333.154.1540.0035.710.000.000.0066.67

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006High School All-American - 3rd Team (OF)1
2007Gulf Coast League All-Star (OF) ... Rookie League All-Star (OF)2
2014Carolina League All-Star Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-06-06RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles26.229  
2015-04-29RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.191Team Roster on 2015-04-29
2015-04-24RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.186Team Roster on 2015-04-24
2014-09-22RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.337Team Roster on 2014-09-22
2014-09-21RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL25.336Team Roster on 2014-09-21
2014-08-08RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.292Team Roster on 2014-08-08
2014-07-22RFBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)25.275Team Roster on 2014-07-22
2014-06-03RFBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frederick (A+)25.226Team Roster on 2014-06-03
2014-05-25RFBaltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Aberdeen (A-)25.217Team Roster on 2014-05-25
2014-04-12RFBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frederick (A+)25.174Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-11-07RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency25.018  
2013-04-08RFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)24.170Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2012-12-07RFHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-Minors--Selected from Cubs by Astros in AAA Rule 5 Draft24.048Team Roster on 2012-12-07
2012-06-09RFChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-Minors--23.232Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-01-19TradeTraded by Nationals with Graham Hicks and A.J. Morris to Cubs for Tom Gorzelanny 
2007-07-03ContractSigned by Nationals 
* 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.