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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Paul Burleson
Stat Years
1970-1987  [mlb] 1974-1987
5-10 / 165
Right / Right
SS (1203) ... 2B (92) ... DH (45) ... 3B (6)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Warren (Downey,CA)
Cerritos College (Norwalk, California)
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #1 (#5 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Signing Scouts
Joe Stephenson
MLB Debut
1974-05-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.005)
Service Time
BOS [7] CAL [5] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9431 ... retro id: burlr001 ... mlbam id: 111737
Pitch Repertoire
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Season Batting Totals

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1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLB1736Log - Sp - Ext1762206264314121402173036007.209.279.316.5952326517.180.107.2367.3312.931.76103.00.8639.5
1 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

Rick Burleson Batting Log for 1987

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April 1987
1987-04-061BALTEXALW 2-1Box | PBP112842b2143------------1----------.
1987-04-082BALTEXALL 4-6Box | PBP212852b21441121------2------------.
1987-04-093BALTEXALW 8-6Box | PBP312862b2154111------1-------------.
1987-04-104BALCLEALW 12-11Box | PBP412872b21652231-----12------------.250.375.333.708
1987-04-115BALCLEALW 7-3Box | PBP51288ph9-1-------------1----------.250.375.333.708
1987-04-137BALMILALL 3-6Box | PBP612892b2155----------1----1-------.
1987-04-148BALMILALL 4-7Box | PBP712902b21541--------1-------------.
1987-04-159BALMILALL 0-7Box | PBP812912b2144----------2------------.
1987-04-1710BALCLEALW 4-1Box | PBP912922b2143211-------11-----------.
1987-04-1811BALCLEALW 16-3Box | PBP1012932b21543341--2--1-------------.222.306.317.623
1987-04-1912BALCLEALL 0-3Box | PBP1112942b2144----------2------------.
1987-04-1913BALCLEALL 7-8Box | PBP121295ph9-11----------1------------.
1987-04-2114BALTEXALL 4-6Box | PBP1312962b2155111--------------------.
1987-04-2215BALTEXALW 3-2Box | PBP1412972b2153---------111-----------.
1987-04-2316BALTEXALL 4-9Box | PBP1512982b21521--------3-------------.176.235.311.547
1987-04-2417BALMILALL 4-6Box | PBP1612992b2144-11---1----------------.182.236.308.544
1987-04-2518BALMILALL 2-8Box | PBP1713002b21431--------11------------.172.224.304.528
1987-04-2820BALKCAALW 3-0Box | PBP1813012b2144----------1------------.
1987-04-2921BALKCAALL 4-5Box | PBP1913022b2155-11--------------------.
May 1987
1987-05-0122BALCHAALL 1-5Box | PBP2013032b2143----------1-1----------.
1987-05-0223BALCHAALL 3-7Box | PBP2113042b2143---------11------------.
1987-05-0727BALMINALL 2-5Box | PBP221305dh2144-11-------1------------.
1987-05-0828BALCHAALW 7-6Box | PBP231306ph9-11-----------------------.
1987-05-1232BALMINALW 10-7Box | PBP2413072b8144111--------------------.
1987-05-1333BALKCAALL 7-8Box | PBP2513082b---------------------------.
1987-05-1434BALKCAALW 4-3Box | PBP2613092b9144-33--------------------.
1987-05-1535BALCALALL 6-7Box | PBP2713102b9144-----------------------.
1987-05-1636BALCALALW 4-2Box | PBP2813112b9142---------2-------------.
1987-05-1737BALCALALW 3-2Box | PBP2913122b9144-22---1----------------.
1987-05-1838BALSEAALW 6-0Box | PBP3013132b91431121--------1----------.
1987-05-1939BALSEAALW 15-4Box | PBP3113142b91551231--2-1-1------------.
1987-05-2040BALSEAALL 2-6Box | PBP3213152b9133-----------------------.
1987-05-2241BALOAKALW 10-6Box | PBP3313162b9142------1--11-1----------.
1987-05-2342BALOAKALW 5-4Box | PBP3413172b9144----------1------------.
1987-05-2443BALOAKALW 4-3Box | PBP3513182b2144----------2------------.
1987-05-2544BALOAKALW 4-3Box | PBP3613192b9144-22-------1------------.
1987-05-2745BALCALALW 8-6Box | PBP3713202b9142114--11--1--1--1-------.
1987-05-2846BALCALALW 8-7Box | PBP3813212b9155114--11----------------.
1987-05-2947BALSEAALL 3-7Box | PBP3913222b2144113-1-1----------------.
1987-05-3048BALSEAALL 0-12Box | PBP4013232b9133-11--------------------.
June 1987
1987-06-0150BALOAKALL 6-9Box | PBP4113242b9144-----------------------.
1987-06-0251BALOAKALW 9-2Box | PBP4213252b91441121-------------------.
1987-06-0352BALOAKALL 3-7Box | PBP4313262b91332352-------------------.212.322.290.612
1987-06-0553BALTORALL 2-6Box | PBP4413272b9133-----------------------.208.315.285.600
1987-06-0856BALBOSALL 2-6Box | PBP4513282b9144-121-------------------.209.320.284.604
1987-06-0957BALBOSALL 1-2Box | PBP4613292b2144----------1----1-------.204.312.277.590
1987-06-1058BALBOSALL 4-15Box | PBP4713302b9144------1----------------.199.304.271.576
1987-06-1159BALTORALL 6-8Box | PBP4813312b9133-11-------2------------.201.305.272.577
1987-06-1260BALTORALL 5-8Box | PBP4913322b2144-121--1----------------.202.310.272.581
1987-06-1361BALTORALL 2-8Box | PBP5013332b9132-11--------1-----------.206.312.278.590
1987-06-1866BALNYAALL 3-6Box | PBP5113342b9144-11-------1----1-------.207.310.277.588
1987-06-1967BALDETALL 3-5Box | PBP5213352b91321--------11----1-------.205.307.278.585
1987-06-2068BALDETALW 9-5Box | PBP5313362b91431121--1--1-----1-------.207.313.283.596
1987-06-2270BALNYAALL 3-7Box | PBP541337dh9132-121-----1-------------.210.320.289.609
1987-06-2472BALNYAALW 4-0Box | PBP551338dh2144----------1------------.205.314.283.596
1987-06-2673BALDETALL 0-9Box | PBP5613392b9122-----------------------.203.310.280.590
1987-06-3077BALBOSALL 9-13Box | PBP5713402b91551451--1----------------.219.328.292.621
July 1987
1987-07-0178BALBOSALL 2-6Box | PBP5813412b9133-----------------------.215.323.288.611
1987-07-0379BALMINALL 5-6Box | PBP5913422b9144----------1------------.211.317.283.600
1987-07-0581BALMINALL 3-4Box | PBP6013432b21441121-----------1-------.212.320.283.603
1987-07-0783BALCHAALL 3-9Box | PBP611344dh2133-----------------------.209.316.279.594
1987-07-0884BALCHAALW 6-5Box | PBP6213452b---------------------------.209.316.279.594
62 record(s)
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG)