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Billy Burns

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Oakland Athletics

2016 Stats

AVG

.234

HR

0

RBI

12

R

32

SB

14

2016 Preseason Projections

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R

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Burns was one of the few bright spots in the A's season, quickly becoming the team's leadoff hitter upon being called up in May and locking in that role to start the 2016 season. Burns used his speed ...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 170   DOB: 8/30/1989   BORN: Atlanta, GA   COLLEGE: Mercer   DRAFTED: 32nd Rd   

July 15, 2016  –  Billy Burns News

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Billy Burns Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2011 21 A AUB 32 130 107 21 28 6 3 2 1 18 13 1 12 22 2 2 7 .262 .367 .355 .722
2012 22 A HAG 113 485 398 83 128 19 14 5 0 41 38 9 65 68 8 1 13 .322 .432 .382 .814
2013 23 A POT 91 402 330 70 103 17 8 9 0 29 54 5 52 37 6 2 12 .312 .422 .391 .813
2013 23 AA HAR 30 138 114 26 37 4 4 0 0 8 20 2 20 17 2 0 2 .325 .434 .360 .794
2014 24 AA MID 91 421 364 57 91 24 20 3 1 23 51 5 44 65 6 4 3 .250 .333 .330 .663
2014 24 AAA SAC 28 121 109 17 21 2 2 0 0 5 3 1 9 19 3 0 0 .193 .254 .211 .465
2014 24 MAJ OAK 13 6 6 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .334
2015 25 AAA NAS 22 101 91 18 28 5 2 3 0 3 5 2 9 17 1 0 0 .308 .370 .396 .766
2015 25 MAJ OAK 125 555 520 70 153 32 18 9 5 42 26 8 26 81 1 2 6 .294 .334 .392 .726
2016 26 AAA NAS 7 31 30 5 10 1 1 0 0 4 3 0 1 9 0 0 0 .333 .355 .367 .722
2016 26 MAJ OAK 73 292 274 32 64 15 11 4 0 12 14 3 10 30 3 1 4 .234 .270 .303 .573
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3-Year Averages     69 280 263 37 77 15 9 4 2 21 14 4 13 40 0 1 3 .293 .332 .380 .712
Career  (View All)     211 853 800 106 218 47 29 13 5 54 43 12 36 111 4 3 10 .273 .311 .360 .671

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Billy Burns Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 26 @Tex Did not play.
Jul. 25 @Tex Did not play.
Jul. 24 TB Did not play.
Jul. 23 TB Did not play.
Jul. 22 TB Did not play.
Jul. 21 TB Did not play.
Jul. 20 Hou Did not play.
Jul. 19 Hou Did not play.
Jul. 18 Hou Did not play.
Jul. 17 Tor Did not play.
Jul. 16 Tor Did not play.
Jul. 15 Tor Did not play.
Jul. 10 @Hou Did not play.
Jul. 9 @Hou Did not play.
Jul. 8 @Hou 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .270 .303 .573
Jul. 7 @Hou 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .273 .306 .579
Jul. 6 @Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .270 .306 .576
Jul. 5 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 4 @Min 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .274 .311 .585
Jul. 3 Pit Did not play.
Jul. 2 Pit 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .242 .276 .313 .589
Jul. 1 Pit Did not play.
Jun. 30 SF 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .273 .310 .583
Jun. 29 SF 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .273 .307 .580
Jun. 28 @SF Did not play.
Jun. 27 @SF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .271 .302 .573
Jun. 26 @LAA Did not play.
Jun. 25 @LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .272 .306 .578
Jun. 24 @LAA 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .241 .275 .309 .584
Jun. 23 @LAA Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 29 3 5 2 0 0 4 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 .172 .219 .241 .460
Billy Burns Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 24 Omaha 5 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .800 .800 .800 1.600
Jul. 23 Omaha 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 22 Omaha 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Jul. 21 Albuquerque 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
Jul. 20 Albuquerque 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .600 .600 .800 1.400
Jul. 19 Albuquerque 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 7 Days 22 5 9 1 0 0 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 .409 .435 .455 .890
Last 14 Days 26 5 9 1 0 0 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 .346 .370 .385 .755
Last 30 Days 26 5 9 1 0 0 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 .346 .370 .385 .755

Billy Burns: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 70 69 4
2015 125 125
2014 1 1 2

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Billy Burns: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 21

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Billy Burns Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20166211013.258.371.674
201516523283.315.412.768
201462002.167.167.333

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20162122101111.226.283.543
20153554733423.285.383.707
201402001.000.000.000

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201613421089.246.328.607
20152674032315.326.431.792
201402001.000.000.000

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201614011045.221.279.540
20152533021911.261.352.657
201462002.167.167.333
Billy Burns Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 21 A AUB 130 107 9.2% 16.9% 0.55 79% .321 .093
2012 22 A HAG 485 398 13.4% 14% 0.96 83% .388 .060
2013 23 A POT 402 330 12.9% 9.2% 1.41 89% .352 .079
2013 23 AA HAR 138 114 14.5% 12.3% 1.18 85% .381 .035
2014 24 AA MID 421 364 10.5% 15.4% 0.68 82% .302 .080
2014 24 AAA SAC 121 109 7.4% 15.7% 0.47 83% .233 .018
2014 24 MAJ OAK 6 6 0% 0% 0.00 100% .167 .000
2015 25 AAA NAS 101 91 8.9% 16.8% 0.53 81% .378 .088
2015 25 MAJ OAK 555 520 4.7% 14.6% 0.32 84% .341 .098
2016 26 AAA NAS 31 30 3.2% 29% 0.11 70% .476 .034
2016 26 MAJ OAK 292 274 3.4% 10.3% 0.33 89% .262 .069
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3-Year Averages     280 263 4.6% 14.3% 0.33 85% .339 .087
Career     853 800 4.2% 13% 0.32 86% .311 .087

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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2016 Stat Review for Billy Burns    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.234 AVG
POOR
89% Contact Rate
ELITE
.262 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.303 SLG
TERRIBLE
.069 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.33 BB/K
WEAK
3.4% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
10.3% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

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.573 OPS
TERRIBLE
.270 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Billy Burns: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Burns is out of the lineup for Sunday's game in Houston, the San Francisco Chronicle's Susan Slusser reports.

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Burns is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Astros, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

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Burns is out of the lineup Sunday against the Pirates.

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Burns is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Pirates.

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Burns has been added to the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Giants, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports. He will bat ninth against right-hander Jake Peavy.

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Burns is out of the lineup Sunday against the Angels, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Burns is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Angels.

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Burns is in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Brewers.

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Burns is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Brewers.

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Burns is out of the lineup Sunday against the Reds.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

There is zero doubt that Burns can flat-out fly, proven by his 128 stolen bases combined in his last two minor league seasons. The issue for Burns is whether he can hit well enough to put that speed to use in the majors. After a 2013 season split across High-A and Double-A, Burns hit .312 with a .422 OBP over 444 at-bats, but 2014 did not go nearly as well. Burns hit only .237 in 2014 with a poor .315 OBP over 473 at-bats between Double and Triple-A. Any thought that he might be a contributor in the majors in 2015 took a hit with his lack of offensive output last season. He will likely start 2015 in Triple-A, but with Coco Crisp and Craig Gentry being quite injury-prone, Burns could provide a lot of fantasy value very quickly with any sort of regular playing time in Oakland.