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Jeff BurroughsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1985 MLB Years: 1970-1985
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1st Round Draft Pick
Major Award Winner

PositionsOF-1281, DH-269, 1B-6Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Alan Burroughs
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 7,1951 [67.137]PlaceLong Beach,California
High SchoolWilson (Long Beach,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$88,000
MLB DebutJuly 20,1970 [19.135]
OrganizationsTEX [5] ATL [4] OAK [3] WS2 [3] SEA [1] TOR [1] Awards3Awards Voting3-264
TBC Player ID9454Retrosheet IDburrj001MLBAM ID111773
RelationshipsFather of Sean Burroughs
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed32Power81Contact30XBH71RBIs76Runs38Hitting58Durability54Team.437Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969WythevilleAppRk-18521834165164648000000000.355.355.585.94010726183.333.230.230.4180.000.000.003.2830.5040.00
1970DenverAmerAAA-19115390641051761771000000000.269.269.474.74318540390.236.205.205.3260.000.000.004.3622.9438.10
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws220of19612120001002500000.167.286.167.4532014.286.000.167.23114.2935.712.500.000.000.00
1971DenverAmerAAA-208129851871331258000000000.292.292.477.76914228298.262.185.185.3450.000.000.004.0324.8332.18
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws220of205918120429052510225510004.232.319.365.6846614204.306.133.260.31710.7826.962.502.4536.2033.33
1972DenverAmerAAA-218430760931322459000000000.303.303.593.89618239307.244.290.290.4070.000.000.007.8212.7941.94
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex20of21226541210130252200002.185.243.246.48916270.262.061.108.2327.1431.434.401.4365.0016.67
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex20of22151526711471713085006788101138.279.355.487.84225648605.279.208.335.37511.0714.551.314.9617.5332.65
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex20of231525548416733225118239110450121217.301.397.504.90127960662.325.203.365.40213.7515.711.143.7822.1635.93
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex20of2415258581132200299444791551071113.226.315.409.72423949672.252.183.318.32611.7623.071.964.3220.1737.12
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex20of25158604711432221886006993224422.237.315.369.68422342681.252.132.247.31810.1313.661.352.6433.5629.37
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7of261545799115719141114418612600628.271.362.520.88230161671.278.249.402.38512.8218.781.476.1114.1238.85
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7of2715348872147306237712117920061216.301.432.529.96125859611.327.228.465.42419.1515.060.793.7621.2240.14
1979Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7of2811639749891411147227375302714.224.347.348.69513826475.249.124.307.31815.3715.791.032.3236.0929.21
1980Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7of29992783573140135111355721264.263.347.453.80012627318.286.190.317.35311.0117.921.634.0921.3836.99
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea5of30893193281131104101416400037.254.339.395.73412624360.290.141.266.33711.3917.781.562.7831.9029.63
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3dh-of311132854279132164813456101308.277.372.505.87714431334.299.228.379.38813.4718.261.364.7917.8139.24
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3dh32121401431081511056024779007416.269.341.387.72815526455.307.118.229.32610.3317.361.682.2040.1024.07
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3dh335871515102800182300102.211.367.310.67722390.277.099.352.32420.0025.561.282.2235.5020.00
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor44dh348619119499362801343600217.257.366.429.7958218227.285.172.346.35514.9815.861.062.6431.8336.73
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter16895536720144323020240882162283111351546365148.261.355.439.79424334906449.285.178.328.00012.8917.601.373.7223.0733.96
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3321178216350591559236000000000.297.297.523.8206161331178.260.226.226.0000.000.000.005.0119.9738.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter280995175285431153188000000000.286.286.512.798509107995.246.226.225.0000.000.000.005.3318.7737.54
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter521834165164648000000000.355.355.585.94010726183.333.230.230.0000.000.000.003.2830.5040.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter63523343116019351033866931146292343062.257.343.434.77710132012690.276.177.308.00011.5617.171.493.8322.6633.44
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5221742247466778882898631135051162742.268.377.472.8498231732075.286.204.385.00014.9916.871.134.2419.8037.12
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2927579020229328112151101630111426.267.355.424.77932160879.302.157.297.00012.5118.541.483.1927.0429.70
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter893193281131104101416400037.254.339.395.73412624360.290.141.266.00011.3917.781.562.7831.9029.63
Washington Senators II Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6519321449052610246010004.228.317.352.6696814218.305.124.254.00011.0127.522.502.2938.6031.82
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8619119499362801343600217.257.366.429.7958218227.285.172.346.00014.9815.861.062.6431.8336.73
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625316913822223852280109106614.261.355.439.79423347619.285.178.328.00012.8917.601.373.7223.0733.96
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257510517129729115000000000.297.297.523.82030165575.260.226.226.0000.000.000.005.0119.9738.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws219OF3--5---551.0001.67------650.01.9
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws220OF50--8233-8885.9661.70------5984.731.4
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex21OF19-1492722-3129.9351.530.19-----2286.412.3
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex211B1-66--1661.0006.001.00-----224.50.6
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex22OF148-12423041382325317.9752.140.26-----15198.091.4
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex221B3-14161-117171.0005.671.21-----1512.01.9
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex22DH1---------------1510.70.6
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex23OF150--2311075248241.9721.61------15298.793.8
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex231B2--111111312.9236.00------1521.31.3
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex23DH1---------------1520.70.6
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex24OF148--2491092268259.9661.75------15297.491.4
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH3---------------1522.01.9
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex25OF155--2891243305301.9871.94------15898.195.7
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH3---------------1581.91.9
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26OF154--249973265258.9741.68------154100.095.1
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27OF146--2241362243237.9751.62------15395.490.1
1979Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28OF110--175871190183.9631.66------11694.868.8
1980Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29OF73--129-3-132129.9771.77------9973.745.3
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30OF87--127421133131.9851.51------8997.879.8
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30DH1---------------891.10.9
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31DH48---------------11342.529.6
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31OF34--52-1-5352.9811.53------11330.121.0
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32DH114---------------12194.270.4
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33DH23---------------5839.714.2
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33OF4--1---111.0000.25------586.92.5
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34DH75---------------8687.246.6
MLB Totals for OF - 14 season(s)-   OF1281-1391214484591922872228.9741.741.60-----12810.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH269---------------2690.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B6-20332133635.9725.831.75-----60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws219---------3-
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws220---------50-
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex21--1------19-
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex22--3------1481
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex23--2------1501
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex24---------1483
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex25---------1553
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26---------154-
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27---------146-
1979Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28---------110-
1980Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29---------73-
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30---------871
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31---------3448
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32----------114
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33---------423
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34----------75

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB3411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1974American League Most Valuable Player ... American League Player of the Week (July 29-August 4)2
1976American League Player of the Week (April 26-May 2)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1984-12-22Purchased by Blue Jays from Athletics. 
1982-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-03-07TradeTraded by Braves to Mariners for Carlos Diaz. 
1976-12-09TradeTraded by Rangers to Braves for Adrian Devine, Roger Moret, Carl Morton, Dave May, Ken Henderson and Cash. 
* 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
1969Washington Senators II-1888,000-------88,000Signing Bonus out of 1969 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
1985Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll34350,000-2951451370,78060,000438,000
* 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