Tue, 26 Apr 2011 01:05:41 -0700
Colorado Rockies OF Dexter Fowler hit his 25th triple Monday, April 25, moving him past OF Ellis Burks into fifth on the Rockies' all-time career triple list.
Tue, 02 Mar 2010 08:44:52 -0800
The Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay reports Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker brought former 2B Tony Phillips and OF Ellis Burks into camp as guest instructors.
Sun, 29 Nov 2009 04:36:16 -0800
According to The Baltimore Sun, Roberto Alomar is among 15 first-time candidates on this year's Hall of Fame ballot. Edgar Martinez, Barry Larkin and Fred McGriff also are new to the ballot this year. There are 26 candidates, three more than last year. Also on the ballot for the first time are Kevin Appier, Ellis Burks, Andres Galarraga, Pat Hentgen, Mike Jackson, Eric Karros, Ray Lankford, Shane Reynolds, David Segui, Robin Ventura and Todd Zeile.
Fri, 27 Nov 2009 14:31:04 -0800
The Associated Press reports former MLB 2B Roberto Alomar, DH Edgar Martinez, SS Barry Larkin, 1B Fred McGriff, SP Kevin Appier, DH Ellis Burks, 1B Andres Galarraga, SP Pat Hentgen, RP Mike Jackson, 1B Eric Karros, OF Ray Lankford, P Shane Reynolds, 1B David Segui, 3B Robin Ventura and 1B Todd Zeile are first-time candidates on this year's Hall of Fame ballot.
Fri, 23 Sep 2005 12:19:40 -0700
The Associated Press reports former MLB OF Ellis Burks was hired by the Cleveland Indians as a special assistant to baseball operations. Burks will help instruct and develop players during spring training and will assist Indians general manager Mark Shapiro and his staff with personnel decisions. Burks' primary responsibility will be to work with and evaluate outfielders.
Wed, 08 Dec 2004 01:40:45 -0800
The Boston Globe reports the Boston Red Sox did not offer salary arbitration to OF Ellis Burks.
Tue, 02 Nov 2004 16:33:57 -0800
Jimmy Golen, of the Associated Press, reports Boston Red Sox OF Ellis Burks filed for free agency Tuesday, Nov. 2. Burks has previously said he planned on retiring and would take some time off before trying to land a job with a team's front office.
Thu, 23 Sep 2004 21:21:28 -0700
Howard Ulman, of the Associated Press, reports Boston Red Sox OF/DH Ellis Burks will likely be used as a pinch-hitter over the remainder of the season, according to Boston MAN Terry Francona.
Thu, 23 Sep 2004 21:05:38 -0700
Howard Ulman, of the Associated Press, reports Boston Red Sox OF/DH Ellis Burks plans to announce his retirement after the current season concludes. "At the end of the season it's going to be definite," said Burks.
Thu, 23 Sep 2004 16:39:13 -0700
The Associated Press reports Boston Red Sox DH Ellis Burks (knee) was activated from the disabled list.