+ Played in Major Leagues 2004-2009
|Career Talent Ratings||Batting||Speed||88||Power||46||Contact||72||XBH||48||RBIs||33||Runs||67||Hitting||57||Durability||51||Team||.510||Ratings Explained||Buy|
||2B-532, SS-223, LF-141, CF-123, RF-42, OF-15, 1B-9, 3B-6
||Christopher Allen Burke
March 11, 1980
5-11 / 183
St. Xavier (Louisville,KY)
University of Tennessee
||2001 -- 1st round (10th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
|MLB Debut:||July 4,2004 (24.115)|
|Service Time:||3.008 (2007)|
|TBC Player ID:||4728|
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|2009-12-10||Signed by Reds|
|2009-04-21||Traded by Mariners to Padres|
|2009-03-29||Traded by Padres to Mariners for cash considerations|
|2009-01-13||Signed by Padres to minor league contract|
|2008-01-18||Signed by Diamondbacks (1-year)|
|2007-12-14||Traded by Astros with Juan Gutierrez and Chad Qualls to Diamondbacks for Jose Valverde|
|Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 1st round (10th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
|Salary Metrics 1985-|
|2009||San Diego Padres||$ 400,000||724||25||0||$ 400,000||$ 2,746,792||2009-01-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) Minor League Contract|
|2008||Arizona Diamondbacks||$ 955,000||421||16||54||$ 390,000||$ 2,696,252||2008-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.955m) Avoided Arbitration|
|2007||Houston Astros||$ 415,000||544||23||33||$ 380,000||$ 2,459,737||2007-03-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.415m) |
|2006||Houston Astros||$ 362,500||568||22||30||$ 327,000||$ 2,365,072||2006-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.3625m) |
|2005||Houston Astros||$ 316,000||752||23||16||$ 300,000||$ 2,189,055||2005-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.316m) |
|2004||Houston Astros||$ 300,000||755||35||0||$ 300,000||$ 2,070,100|