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Tim Burke (baseball)

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Win–loss record  49–33
Name  Tim Burke
Books  Die Happy
Saves  102
Weight  93 kg
Strikeouts  444
Height  1.91 m
Earned run average  2.72
Role  Baseball player

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Education  University of Nebraska–Lincoln

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Timothy Phillip "Tim" Burke (born February 19, 1959) is a retired Major League Baseball relief pitcher who played for the Montreal Expos, New York Mets, and New York Yankees. He batted and threw right-handed.


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Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in round two of the 1980 MLB draft, Burke was traded to the Expos for outfielder Pat Rooney. In an eight-season career, Burke posted a 49–33 record with a 2.72 ERA and 102 saves in 498 games pitched. He led the National League in appearances in 1985, with 78. He was selected to the National League All-star team in 1989.


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Along with wife Christine, Burke adopted two orphan children from Korea, one from Vietnam, and one from Guatemala with the assistance of International Children Services in Eugene, Oregon. A born-again Christian, Burke retired from baseball in 1993 in order to help raise his four adopted children. In 1994 he authored the book Major League Dad: The Moving Story of an All-Star Pitcher Who Gave up Baseball for His Family.

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While with the Expos, Burke became an avid fan of the Montreal Canadiens, and was even interviewed in a hockey magazine.

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In 1995, Burke appeared in the Geoff Moore & the Distance music video for the song "Home Run".

Burke currently resides in Littleton, Colorado.


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