Max
Burges
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 210
 
Born: November 22, 1926 in Usa
 
Ratings - Batting     Help
  AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1945 18 HR HL    
1946 19 HR HL    
1947 20 HR HL    
1948 21 HR HL    
1949 22 HR HL    
1950 23 HR HL $ 300,000  
1951 24 HR HL $ 300,000  
1952 25 HR HL $ 300,000  
1953 26 HR HL $ 1,160,357  
1954 27 JC HL $ 1,160,357  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,160,357  
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Most Valuable Player or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
1945 18 A   133 490 49 128 27 3 10 58 0 0 39 110 .261 .316 .390 .705 59.5  
1946 19 A   138 505 42 120 24 0 6 43 1 1 59 111 .238 .317 .321 .638 53.9  
1947 20 A   138 516 55 138 50 0 7 65 2 3 50 116 .267 .332 .405 .737 66.7  
1948 21 A   135 480 57 153 40 0 3 48 0 3 61 99 .319 .396 .421 .816 76.5  
1949 22 A   138 536 70 170 51 0 7 68 0 3 56 100 .317 .382 .451 .833 85.7  
1950 23 HR HL 56 108 13 27 8 0 2 22 0 0 7 23 .250 .294 .380 .674 12.5 1.5
    AA   82 322 44 98 39 0 3 44 1 0 34 54 .304 .371 .453 .824 50.6  
1951 24 HR HL 120 182 20 49 13 0 1 27 0 0 18 29 .269 .346 .357 .703 21.1 2.7
1952 25 HR HL 108 170 20 44 11 4 1 30 0 0 12 25 .259 .312 .388 .700 20.4 2.6
1953 26 HR HL 100 192 20 51 23 1 0 15 0 0 10 10 .266 .309 .396 .705 21.3 3.1
1954 27 HR HL 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0
  JC HL 76 207 21 54 17 0 1 23 1 0 21 12 .261 .332 .357 .689 24.2 3.2
  TOT   81 210 21 54 17 0 1 24 1 0 21 12 .257 .328 .352 .680 23.9 3.2
    AAA   27 96 16 27 15 0 0 10 3 0 13 5 .281 .367 .438 .804 15.1  
1955 28 AAA   68 249 30 62 20 0 1 24 1 0 22 30 .249 .310 .341 .651 26.0  
5 Years Sim 465 862 94 225 72 5 5 118 1 0 68 99 .261 .320 .374 .694 99.2 13.1
2 Years AAA 95 345 46 89 35 0 1 34 4 0 35 35 .258 .332 .368 .700 41.2  
1 Years AA 82 322 44 98 39 0 3 44 1 0 34 54 .304 .374 .453 .827 50.6  
5 Years A 682 2527 273 709 192 3 33 282 3 10 265 536 .281 .353 .398 .751 342.3  
8 Years Minors 859 3194 363 896 266 3 37 360 8 10 334 625 .281 .353 .400 .754 434.1  
162 Game Average 300 32 78 25 1 1 41 0 0 23 34 .261 .320 .374 .694 34.6  
Career Highs 120 210 21 54 23 4 2 30 1 0 21 29 .269 .346 .396 .705 23.9  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   544 55 134 45 2 4 72 1 0 40 66 .246 .303 .358 .662 56.2
vs LH   318 39 91 27 3 1 46 0 0 28 33 .286 .349 .399 .749 41.7
Home 220 411 48 118 37 3 4 55 0 0 34 47 .287 .346 .421 .767 56.0
Away 245 451 46 107 35 2 1 63 1 0 34 52 .237 .296 .330 .627 41.9
RISP   252 0 75 25 0 0 103 0 0 18 26 .298 .342 .397 .738 32.1
Pinch Hitting   252 26 66 21 3 1 34 1 0 17 31 .262 .313 .381 .694 28.3
Close/Late   140 7 43 12 3 0 24 0 0 12 19 .307 .365 .436 .801 20.5
Mar/Apr 60 94 10 26 8 3 1 14 0 0 7 9 .277 .324 .457 .781 13.2
May 69 103 13 31 9 1 1 14 0 0 11 12 .301 .376 .437 .813 15.8
June 71 149 16 42 14 0 0 22 0 0 16 16 .282 .359 .376 .735 19.2
July 77 153 14 28 8 0 2 13 0 0 13 21 .183 .256 .275 .530 10.1
August 86 170 23 49 15 0 1 29 1 0 11 22 .288 .337 .394 .731 21.0
Sep/Oct 102 193 18 49 18 1 0 26 0 0 10 19 .254 .293 .358 .650 18.6
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
1950 23 HR HL C 25 20 178.0 128 10 1 0 .993 6.98 16 4 .250 1 1.2
    SS 1 0 5.0 1 2 0 0 1.000 5.40 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1951 24 HR HL C 33 31 257.3 220 10 0 0 1.000 8.04 18 7 .389 1 1.6
    SS 1 0 5.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1952 25 HR HL C 28 28 227.0 193 9 1 0 .995 8.01 22 9 .409 1 1.5
    SS 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1953 26 HR HL C 39 36 303.0 236 17 3 0 .988 7.51 26 10 .385 2 0.8
    CF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1954 27 HR HL C 3 3 6.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 1 0 .000 0 0.0
    1B 0 0 0.6 1 0 0 0 1.000 15.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  JC HL C 53 51 473.3 440 21 6 0 .987 8.77 51 11 .216 0 2.3
    1B 5 5 46.1 48 4 0 2 1.000 10.15 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  C 181 169 1444.6 1223 67 11 0 .992 8.04 134 41 .306 5 7.4
  1B 5 5 46.7 49 4 0 2 1.000 10.21 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  SS 3 0 12.7 2 2 0 0 1.000 2.84 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  CF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   191 174 1508.0 1274 73 11 2 .992 8.04 134 41 .306 5 7.5
Career Highs   61 59 526.0 495 25 6 2 1.000 8.90 52 11 .409 2  
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
1951 24 HR HL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
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History
Drafted in 46th round, 1089th overall pick, by Hood River in 1945
Injured on 6/30/1945 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks
Injured on 5/23/1948 with a Strained Abdominal Muscle, out for one week
Injured on 6/21/1950 with a Bruised Finger, out for 3 days
Had first career hit (homerun) on 7/11/1950, off Arnold Glasser (MC)
Claimed on waivers by Jackson City on 4/21/1954
Released by Jackson City on 6/21/1955