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Jim BurtonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1978 MLB Years: 1975-1977
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-55Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJim Scott Burton
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 27,1949PlaceRoyal Oak,Michigan
Death DateDecember 12,2013 [64.046]
High SchoolRochester (Rochester Hills,MI)
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 26th round (506th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 10,1975 [25.226]
OrganizationsBOS [2] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9459Retrosheet IDburtj101MLBAM ID111779
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts74Walks49Hittable58SO/BB68vsPower58Hitting0Durability53Team.569Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos43Rel25122.8929425008153.0583017619391001.459.851.023.236.622.05.3333.66
1977Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST2710103.77262609200160.0143846720841015101.428.041.134.735.681.20.500-
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos43Rel27000.0010100102.22000130001.126.75--3.3710.123.00-1.61
1978Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-S/R28652.9315114310092.0753630748857001.347.340.684.708.321.77.545-
1978Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-Rel28025.481028000023.0291614412141001.7811.351.574.705.481.17.000-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0673.442513123100115.010452441160998001.438.140.864.707.751.65.462-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter122.7530426009155.2603017620421001.449.700.973.236.792.10.3330.97
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16173.6351391212300275.02471361113114420013101.428.081.014.716.551.39.485-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10123.98362889200183.01721008124961156101.468.461.184.725.661.20.455-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter652.9315114310092.0753630748857001.347.340.684.708.321.77.545-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter122.7530426009155.2603017620421001.449.700.973.236.792.10.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings482.751191610300364220.02371196724791664001.449.700.973.236.792.10.3330.97
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13143.6341311010200220.0198109892511516010101.428.081.014.716.551.39.481-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P29-5327-1991.0000.310.17-----29100.018.1
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P1-2-------------1100.00.6
1978Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn28P15--714--21211.0001.40------15100.010.9
1978Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn28P10---2--221.0000.20------10100.07.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P30-5527-1991.0000.300.16-----300.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10---2--221.0000.20------100.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--714--21211.0001.40------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2529----------
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos271----------
1978Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn2815----------
1978Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2810----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1975Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB25019.002001.0113004.009.000.0027.000.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs019.0020200001.0101030004.009.000.0027.000.000.000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-03-29TradeTraded by Red Sox to Mets for Leo Foster. 
* 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.