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Britt BurnsHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1990 MLB Years: 1978-1985
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PositionsP-233Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Britt Burns
Height6-5Weight218BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 8,1959 [58.257]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolHuffman (Birmingham,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox in the 3rd round (70th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 5,1978 [19.058]
OrganizationsCHA [8] NYA [1] Awards1Awards Voting3-37
TBC Player ID9436Retrosheet IDburnb001MLBAM ID111757
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks67Hittable56SO/BB81vsPower56Hitting0Durability57Team.527Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1978Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-ST19322.40660100030.0258812280000.907.500.300.608.4014.00.600-
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-ST19114.29440000021.024161004170001.3310.29--1.717.294.25.500-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0433.1810100100051.049241816450001.088.650.181.067.947.50.571-
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40ST190212.9122000007.21412112330002.2216.432.353.523.521.00.0006.37
1979Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-ST206104.83201914101110.01266859537921001.4810.310.413.037.532.49.375-
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST20233.29761100141.0411715215341001.379.000.443.297.462.27.400-
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST08134.41272525102151.016785747521262001.459.950.423.107.512.42.381-
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40Rel20005.4060600005.010531120002.2018.001.801.803.602.00-5.13
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40ST2115132.843432211110238.0213837517631331441.168.050.642.385.032.11.5363.41
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40ST221062.64242315100156.2139524614491081161.207.990.802.816.202.20.6253.44
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40ST231354.04282805100169.0168897612671162131.398.930.643.566.171.73.7223.51
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40ST2410113.58292638400173.2165796914551156051.278.550.732.855.962.09.4763.52
1984Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-ST25101.8011000005.04110150001.007.20--1.809.005.001.000-
1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-ST25104.5011000006.06331351001.509.001.504.507.501.671.000-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0203.27220000011.0104414101001.278.180.823.278.182.501.000-
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40S/R254125.003416182063117.01307465745852041.5010.000.543.466.541.89.2503.35
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40ST2618113.96363428410227.020610510026791722021.268.171.033.136.822.18.6213.73
1990Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-S/R311210.80431101010.01614120730002.3014.40--6.302.700.43.333-
1990Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST310112.0011000003.05441330002.6715.003.009.009.001.00.000-
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R01311.08541101013.021181611060002.3814.540.696.924.150.60.250-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter70603.66193161323911831092.0104549944593362734146241.298.590.762.986.042.03.5380.82
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter15194.46444137112226.024713111210721873001.419.840.402.877.452.60.441-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter343.96981100150.0522422421422001.469.360.723.787.562.00.429-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7114.74242314101131.015084695411091001.4610.310.342.827.492.66.389-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1210.80431101010.01614120730002.3014.40--6.302.700.43.333-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter422.31770100035.0299913330000.917.460.260.778.4911.00.667-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter70603.66193161323911831092.0104549944593362734146241.298.590.762.986.042.03.538-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.66393278221220.02101008919731483151.298.590.762.986.042.03.5380.82
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15184.46434037112220.024012810910701823001.419.840.402.877.452.60.455-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Appleton Foxes MidwAcha19P6--24--661.0001.00------6100.04.4
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha19P4--331-76.8571.50------4100.02.8
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19P2-7-2--221.0001.000.29-----2100.01.2
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha20P20---6-1661.0000.30------20100.014.2
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha20P7--24--661.0000.86------7100.05.1
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20P6-5-------------6100.03.8
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21P34-2386341-4140.9761.180.17-----34100.021.3
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22P24-156-81-98.8890.330.05-----24100.022.6
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P28-1692142-1816.8890.570.09-----28100.017.3
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P29-173115111716.9410.550.09-----29100.017.9
1984Appleton Foxes MidwAcha25P1---11-21.5001.00------1100.00.7
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha25P1---2-1221.0002.00------1100.00.6
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P34-1172172-2119.9050.560.16-----34100.021.0
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P36-2276272-3533.9430.920.15-----36100.022.2
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya31P1--12--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P193-10921711791143134.9370.690.12-----1930.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P9--38-111111.0001.22------90.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--39111312.9230.50------240.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P7--251-87.8751.00------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Appleton Foxes MidwAcha196----------
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha194----------
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha192----------
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha2020----------
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha207----------
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha206----------
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2134----------
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2224----------
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2328----------
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2429----------
1984Appleton Foxes MidwAcha251----------
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha251----------
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2534----------
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2636----------
1990Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya311----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1983Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB24010.961009.1615801.215.790.004.827.711.600.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs010.9610100009.3601058001.185.790.004.827.711.600.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1993Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkMinorflo34Pitching Coach603228.5333.52Jim Hendry
1994Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkMinorflo35Pitching Coach593821.644--1Juan BustabadLost in Semi-Finals
1995Brevard County ManateesFSLA+Minorflo36Pitching Coach1356174.45226.03Fredi Gonzalez
1996Portland Sea DogsEastAAMinorflo37Pitching Coach1418358.589--1Carlos ToscaLost in Finals
1997Portland Sea DogsEastAAMinorflo38Pitching Coach1427963.556--1Fredi GonzalezLost in Finals
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo39Minor League Pitching Coordinator16254108.33352.05Jim Leyland
1999Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo40Minor League Pitching Coordinator1626498.39539.05John Boles
2000Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo41Minor League Pitching Coordinator1617982.49115.53John Boles
2001Calgary CannonsPCLAAAMinorflo42Pitching Coach1437271.50312.52Chris Chambliss
2002Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet43Pitching Coach1448163.563--1Bruce FieldsLost in Semi-Finals
2003Erie Sea WolvesEastAAMinordet44Pitching Coach1427270.50716.53Kevin Bradshaw
2004Lakeland TigersFSLA+Minordet45Pitching Coach1325181.38624.56Gary Green
2005Lakeland TigersFSLA+Minordet46Pitching Coach1338548.639--1Mike RojasLost in Finals
2006Lakeland TigersFSLA+Minordet47Pitching Coach1366868.50010.04Mike Rojas-
2007Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet48Pitching Coach1438261.573--1Mike RojasLost in Semi-Finals
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou49Minor League Pitching Coordinator1618675.53411.03Cecil Cooper
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627488.45717.03Cecil Cooper,Dave Clark
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou51Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627686.46915.04Brad Mills
2012Sugar Land SkeetersAtlIndIndy-53Pitching Coach1396376.45325.04Gary Gaetti
2013Birmingham BaronsSouAAMinorcha54Pitching Coach1407763.5501.02None listedLeague Champions
2014Birmingham BaronsSouAAMinorcha55Pitching Coach1406080.42917.05Julio Vinas
2015Birmingham BaronsSouAAMinorcha56Pitching Coach1396970.4968.54Julio Vinas
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1981American League Player of the Week (August 17-August 23)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1985-12-12TradeTraded by White Sox with Glen Braxton and Mike Soper to Yankees for Joe Cowley and Ron Hassey. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26727,500-110582++370,78060,000727,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red