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+ Played in Major Leagues 2004-2009


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Biography Data
Positions: 2B-532, SS-223, LF-141, CF-123, RF-42, OF-15, 1B-9, 3B-6
Proper Name: Christopher Allen Burke
Born: March 11, 1980 (36.204)
Place Louisville, Kentucky
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 183 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: St. Xavier (Louisville,KY)
College: University of Tennessee
Drafted: 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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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2009-01-13 - San Diego Padres - More
Prospect Ranks:[2005]MLB #60 HOU #1 [2004]HOU #4 [2003]HOU #5 [2002]MLB #51 HOU #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) by San Diego Padres. Minor League Contract
Organizations:HOU, ARI, SDN, SEA, ATL, CIN
Signed by:Danny Watkins


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2009MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2009-01-13San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMLB---
    2008
    2008-01-18Arizona DiamondbacksArizona DiamondbacksMLB---
    2007
    2007-03-02Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    2006
    2006-01-01Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    2005
    2005-01-01Houston AstrosHouston AstrosMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Reds
    Traded by Mariners to Padres
    Traded by Padres to Mariners for cash considerations
    Signed by Padres to minor league contract
    Signed by Diamondbacks (1-year)
    Traded by Astros with Juan Gutierrez and Chad Qualls to Diamondbacks for Jose Valverde
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 1st round (10th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009San Diego Padres$ 400,000724250$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-01-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) Minor League Contract
    2008Arizona Diamondbacks$ 955,0004211654$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.955m) Avoided Arbitration
    2007Houston Astros$ 415,0005442333$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.415m)
    2006Houston Astros$ 362,5005682230$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.3625m)
    2005Houston Astros$ 316,0007522316$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.316m)
    2004Houston Astros$ 300,000755350$ 300,000$ 2,070,100

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