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Billy Burns

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Oakland Athletics

2016 Stats

AVG

.271

HR

0

RBI

4

R

24

SB

12

2016 Preseason Projections

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

May 22, 2016  –  Billy Burns News

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Burns went 2-for-4 with a pair of stolen bases and three runs scored Sunday versus the Yankees.

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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 MAJ OAK 42 181 170 24 46 8 5 3 0 4 12 3 7 18 1 0 3 .271 .311 .335 .646
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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)     180 742 696 98 200 40 23 12 5 46 41 12 33 99 2 2 9 .287 .327 .376 .703

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)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 25 @Sea 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .271 .311 .335 .646
May. 24 @Sea 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .307 .325 .632
May. 23 @Sea 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .310 .329 .639
May. 22 NYY 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .268 .307 .331 .638
May. 21 NYY 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .302 .327 .629
May. 20 NYY 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .297 .327 .624
May. 19 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .293 .309 .602
May. 18 Tex 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .262 .301 .317 .618
May. 17 Tex 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .304 .321 .625
May. 16 Tex 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .274 .315 .333 .648
May. 15 @TB 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .309 .333 .642
May. 14 @TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .276 .313 .331 .644
May. 13 @TB 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .282 .315 .339 .654
May. 11 @Bos 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .312 .336 .648
May. 10 @Bos 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .300 .330 .630
May. 9 @Bos Did not play.
May. 8 @Bal 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .304 .336 .640
May. 7 @Bal 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .276 .309 .343 .652
May. 7 @Bal 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .302 .337 .639
May. 6 @Bal Did not play.
May. 4 Sea 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .307 .344 .651
May. 3 Sea 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .264 .302 .341 .643
May. 2 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .293 .333 .626
May. 1 Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .307 .349 .656
Apr. 30 Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .321 .367 .688
Apr. 29 Hou 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 .280 .325 .373 .698
Apr. 28 @Det 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .268 .316 .366 .682
Apr. 27 @Det Did not play.
Apr. 26 @Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .310 .358 .668
Apr. 25 @Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .313 .365 .678
Last 7 Days 25 5 8 1 1 0 1 2 4 2 1 0 0 0 .320 .370 .440 .810
Last 14 Days 55 10 15 2 1 0 1 3 9 4 1 2 0 1 .273 .333 .345 .678
Last 30 Days 111 17 30 3 1 0 4 5 13 8 3 2 0 1 .270 .314 .315 .629

Billy Burns: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 40 40 2
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
2016448003.250.341.639
201516523283.315.412.768
201462002.167.167.333

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201612616049.278.333.649
20153554733423.285.383.707
201402001.000.000.000

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20167614027.263.316.616
20152674032315.326.431.792
201402001.000.000.000

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20169410025.277.351.671
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 MAJ OAK 181 170 3.9% 9.9% 0.39 89% .303 .064
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3-Year Averages     280 263 4.6% 14.3% 0.33 85% .339 .087
Career     742 696 4.4% 13.3% 0.33 86% .329 .089

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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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.271 AVG
GOOD
89% Contact Rate
ELITE
.303 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.335 SLG
TERRIBLE
.064 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.39 BB/K
WEAK
3.9% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
9.9% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

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.646 OPS
POOR
.311 OBP
WEAK

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

Burns is out of the lineup Friday against the Yankees.

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Burns is back in the lineup Tuesday, batting second in the order against the Red Sox.

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Burns is not in the Athletics' lineup Monday against the Red Sox.

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Burns went 2-for-4 with a run and his eighth steal in Tuesday's loss to the Mariners.

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Burns went 1-for-4 with two RBI in Saturday's 2-0 victory over the Astros.

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Burns went 2-for-4 with a stolen base and a run Friday against the Astros.

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Burns is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Tigers.

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Burns went 3-for-5, including two doubles, in Wednesday's 5-2 victory over the Yankees.

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

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Burns went 2-for-3 with a walk, a pair of runs scored and two steals Tuesday against the Angels.

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Burns is back in the lineup Tuesday versus the Angels.

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Burns is not in the lineup Monday for the third straight game.

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Burns remains out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Mariners, John Hickey of the Oakland Tribune reports.

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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.