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  Ellis Burks Baseball Statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Burks' numbers in Colorado were very good as he and the thin air seemed to agree.
Burks joined the 30-30 club in 1996 with the Rockies after somehow managing 32 stolen bases on top of his monster statistics, despite the fact that he had only managed 36 steals combined over his previous 6 years in the majors.
In september of 2005, Burks was hired by the Indians as a special assistant to baseball operations.
www.thebaseballcube.com /players/B/ellis-burks.shtml   (1133 words)

  
 Ellis Burks -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Burks finished third in the (The player judged to be the most important to the sport) MVP voting.
Burks was traded to the (additional info and facts about San Francisco Giants) San Francisco Giants in mid-season 1998.
In 18-year career Burks was a.291 hitter with 352 home runs, 1206 RBI, 1253 runs, 2107 hits, 402 doubles, 63 (A base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base) triples, and 181 stolen bases in 2000 (A contest with rules to determine a winner) games.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/el/ellis_burks.htm   (704 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Ellis Burks
Defensively, Burks showed excellent range, a sure glove and a strong arm.
The only problem for Burks while with the Red Sox was that he was injury-prone.
Burks was traded to the San Francisco Giants in mid-season 1998.
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 ROYAL ROOTERS -> Ellis Burks Future Manager?
Ellis Burks has played for nine managers in 18 big-league seasons, and none had a more profound influence on him than Dusty Baker in San Francisco.
Burks is flexible enough to relate to the modern player and sufficiently old-school that it angers him to see a teammate or opponent fail to run out a routine groundball.
Burks will ultimately confront the usual lifestyle questions: He and his wife, Dori, have four children age 4-14, and he's not sure if he's ready to jump on a bus and manage in the minors the moment he's finished playing.
www.redsoxnation.net /forums/index.php?showtopic=3669   (1317 words)

  
 Ellis Burks Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Ellis Burks was born on Friday, September 11, 1964, in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Burks was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 30, 1987, with the Boston Red Sox.
Did you know that you can compare Ellis Burks to other rookies who also had their Major League debut during the 1987 American League season?
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=burksel01   (304 words)

  
 ELLIS BURKS/ BRIAN GILES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Ellis Burks was a classic knee-jerk reaction pick.
I only had Burks for 40 games, and I was mostly pleased with his performance.
Burks hit very well, but the negative consequences of him made it easier for me to trade him.
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 ESPN.com: Ellis Burks Player Card   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Burks is an aggressive power hitter who lives by the credo "good things happen when you swing the bat." He's a pull hitter who lives off fastballs and bad breaking balls.
Burks is a proven middle-of-the-lineup hitter and the Indians missed him when he went on the disabled list.
Former Cleveland outfielder Ellis Burks was hired Friday by the Indians as a special assistant to baseball operations.
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 ESPN.com: MLB - Burks on DL with elbow injury; may need surgery
CLEVELAND -- Cleveland Indians designated hitter Ellis Burks may need surgery after tests found a pinched nerve in his right elbow caused muscle degeneration in his hand.
Burks, who leads Cleveland with 28 RBI, has been bothered by numbness and weakness in his hand recently.
Burks, who is signed through this season with the Indians holding an option for 2004, was batting.179 (10-for-56) since May 19.
espn.go.com /mlb/news/2003/0610/1566031.html   (295 words)

  
 The Bull Pen - Ellis Burks
Now that Burks is not in the outfield, is he a "full-time" DH for the Tribe?
Burks will mostly be the DH, but that doesn't mean he will get a lot more than 400 or 450 ABs.
I think Burks' days of 550 ABs per season are over.
www.rotojunkie.com /forums/showthread.php?t=6184   (113 words)

  
 ESPN - Ellis Burks Stats, News, Photos - Boston Red Sox - MLB Baseball
Ellis Burks has not been involved in any transactions this season.
Former Cleveland outfielder Ellis Burks was hired Friday by the Indians as a special assistant to baseball operations.
Ellis Burks plans to announce his retirement after this season.
baseball.espn.go.com /mlb/players/profile?statsId=4051   (107 words)

  
 BaseballAmerica.com: Majors: Going Deep: Ellis Burks
Ellis Burks was flying to the Winter Meetings in December when some of his Indians colleagues walked back.
ELLIS BURKS:(Laughs) My first Winter Meetings was in Dallas a year ago and I was a little overwhelmed.
BURKS: I was at 1,999, and the trainer told me that last week, "We've got to get you in one more game." My leg was still hurt, but I said that would be good--it would be nice to just have a nice round figure.
www.baseballamerica.com /today/majors/features/263184.html   (1272 words)

  
 Ellis Burks | BaseballLibrary.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Tabbed a future MVP by Twins manager Tom Kelly, the speedy Burks earned the Red Sox' starting centerfield job at the age of 22, and as a rookie in 1987 became only the third player in club history to hit 20 homers and steal 20 bases in one season.
Defensively, Burks was one of the best centerfielders in the majors, with great range and a sure glove offsetting a somewhat erratic arm.
It was the first of many setbacks for Burks, who later suffered through bad knees, bad quads, and a bad back.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/B/Burks_Ellis.stm   (1636 words)

  
 Mariners Musings
Burks told reporters in Boston he spent a lot of time on the Internet comparing the two teams.
The answer is clearly no. All responsibility falls at the feet of this man who has no plan B should the most critical piece of his offensive attack breakdown, a piece that also happens to be the oldest and most fragile one on the roster.
It also predicts a 58% chance for Burks to improve from last year (it really wouldn't take much) and just a 17% chance for his skills to drop off the face of the planet, a la Cirillo.
marinermusings.blogspot.com /2004_02_01_marinermusings_archive.html   (3520 words)

  
 CNNSI.com - MLB Baseball - CNNSI.com's Free-Agent Watch - Monday December 11, 2000 01:16 PM
Burks, 36, became the first free-agent hitter to change teams this offseason, signing a three-year deal worth $20 million.
Burks' aching joints have prevented him from playing in more than 120 games since 1996, and the chance to be a DH was one of the reasons he wanted to play in the AL again.
The well-traveled backstop will be pursued by the Florida Marlins, one of his former clubs and one that is searching for a strong presence behind the plate to help develop its young pitching staff.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /baseball/mlb/news/2000/11/10/free_agents   (1494 words)

  
 Red Sox Transactions  |  soxprospects.com
Declined to offer arbitration to Terry Adams, Curtis Leskanic, Ramiro Mendoza, Scott Williamson, Ricky Gutierrez, and Ellis Burks.
Removed Terry Adams, Pedro Astacio, Ellis Burks, Lenny DiNardo, Ricky Gutierrez, Adam Hyzdu, Byung-Hyun Kim, Sandy Martinez, David McCarty, Ramiro Mendoza, and Scott Williamson from the active roster.
Released Willy Corporan, Brad Hoffar, Justin Headley, Kevin Jordan, Justin McClain, Alexander Penalo, Shane Rhodes, David Sanders, and Robert Vankirk.
www.soxprospects.com /transactions2004.htm   (699 words)

  
 Fantasy Baseball Profile - Ellis Burks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Burks will finally be activated off the disabled list today.
He will be used mostly as a pinch-hitter for the rest of the season.
In addition to the daily e-mails, when any major news strikes, a special bulletin announcement will be sent.
www.letsplay2.com /baseball/profile.cfm?playerId=1545&allNews=1   (102 words)

  
 Ellis Burks MLB Baseball at CBS SportsLine.com
The Boston Globe reports that Ellis Burks (knee) was activated by Boston Thursday.
Burks will come off the bench as a pinch hitter and hopes to contribute in what will be his farewell to baseball.
He is not worth owning in Fantasy leagues at this point.
www.sportsline.com /mlb/players/playerpage/7479   (172 words)

  
 1964 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
March 7 - Bret Easton Ellis, American author
March 18 - Bonnie Blair, American speed skater
June 13 - Kathy Burke, English actress and comedienne
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 BostonHerald.com - Boston Red Sox: Burks hopeful return is near   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
llis Burks hopes to have a birthday present for his son, Christopher, who turns 10 today.
The present: more good news as Dad tries to complete his latest return from the disabled list.
``I'm in the final stages, I think,'' Burks said before the Red Sox' 4-2 loss to the Minnesota Twins last night at...
redsox.bostonherald.com /redSox/view.bg?articleid=33160   (213 words)

  
 SportingNews.com - Your expert source for Fantasy Source MLB Baseball player information, research, and advice on Ellis ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Burks filed for free agency Tuesday and said he will retire.
The 40-year-old veteran of 18 major league seasons began and ended his career with the Red Sox.
Burks spent nearly five months on the disabled list this season after two operations on his left knee.
fantasy.sportingnews.com /baseball/players/4051/popup.html   (271 words)

  
 Ellis Burks 34" Colorized MLB Picture Baseball Bat from Coopersburg Sports
Ellis Burks 34" Colorized MLB Picture Baseball Bat from Coopersburg Sports
This colorized baseball bat is 34" long and features Ellis Burks
Coopersburg Sports has an exclusive patent on this unique process of taking a color image and embedding it into the wood 360 degrees around the bat.
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 Ellis Burks Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 1st round (20th pick) of the 1983 amateur draft.
FenwayNation is proud to sponsor Ellis Burks' page.
He began and ended his great career as a Red Sox player.
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 BostonHerald.com - Boston Red Sox: Burks hits another snag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
BostonHerald.com - Boston Red Sox: Burks hits another snag
llis Burks arrived at the Red Sox clubhouse yesterday after once again having fluid drained from his left knee, and even he is starting to wonder whether he will return this season.
Burks said before last night's 11-0 rout of Oakland he will have another arthroscopic...
redsox.bostonherald.com /redSox/view.bg?articleid=34709   (236 words)

  
 eBay - ellis burks, Cards, Autographs-Original items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Ellis Burks 02 Leaf Rookies and Stars Statistical Stand
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 Ellis Burks pictures, photos, pics, profile, biography Ellis Burks
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ELLIS BURKS Jersey, T-Shirt, bio, foundation & pics
ELLIS BURKS Photos Gallery, transactions, life & wife
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 1998 Ellis Burks Game Used Bat.
Lot 127: 1998 Ellis Burks Game Used Bat.
Signature model Louisville Slugger C271 shows heavy game use from Burks' first season at Candlestick.
Handle offers pine tar and a five-inch crack.
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Ellis's Rookie Card is in the 1987 Donruss the Rookies Baseball Set.
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