Wed, 05 Feb 2014 01:20:30 -0800
Free-agent SP Brian Burres, who spent the 2013 season in Taiwan, will audition for clubs Thursday, Feb. 6, as he attempts a comeback into Major League Baseball. He has not been in MLB since 2011.
Tue, 05 Feb 2013 01:01:14 -0800
The Lamigo Monkeys, based out of Taiwan, have signed P Brian Burres to a contract, according to his agent, Marc Kligman. No financial terms were disclosed.
Mon, 26 Mar 2012 13:53:53 -0700
The San Francisco Giants released RP Ramon Ortiz and assigned Ps Shane Loux, Andrew Kown, Wilmin Rodriguez and Brian Burres to minor league camp Monday, March 26.
Fri, 02 Mar 2012 23:24:47 -0800
San Francisco Giants RPs Brian Burres and Eric Surkamp might be in the bullpen mix for left-handed specialist, especially if RP Dan Runzler (shoulder) is to miss any significant amount of time.
Thu, 22 Dec 2011 21:06:43 -0800
The San Francisco Giants have signed free-agent SP Brian Burres (Pirates) to a minor league contract.
Thu, 03 Nov 2011 09:28:32 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Brian Burres refused his minor league assignment and has become a free agent.
Mon, 31 Oct 2011 14:44:29 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates outrighted RP Brian Burres, RP Kevin Hart, 3B Brandon Wood and OF Steve Pearce to Triple-A Indianapolis Monday, Oct. 31. All four players are expected to choose free agency. The team has not ruled out re-signing all four.
Fri, 23 Sep 2011 19:43:20 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SPs Brian Burres, Jeff Locke and Aaron Thompson are candidates to fill an open rotation spot Wednesday, Sept. 28, against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Wed, 14 Sep 2011 09:56:21 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Jeff Karstens (shoulder) could make just one more start this season Monday, Sept. 19, although he was pain-free in his most recent start Tuesday, Sept. 13. If Karstens is shut down, either Ps Aaron Thompson or Brian Burres would join the rotation for the end of the season.
Fri, 02 Sep 2011 15:49:36 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Brian Burres gave up just one run and five hits in 5 1/3 innings for his first start and win of the season over the Chicago Cubs Friday, Sept. 2. Burres walked one and struck out five while throwing 95 pitches.