January 23, 1907|
|Died: February 8, 1971
|April 16, 1927, for the Washington Senators|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 4, 1937, for the Philadelphia Athletics|
|Earned run average||4.28|
|Career highlights and awards|
He helped the Senators win the 1933 American League Pennant.
In 10 seasons he had a 38-46 Win–Loss record, 254 Games, 88 Games Started, 27 Complete Games, 4 Shutouts, 93 Games Finished, 5 Saves, 918 ⅔ Innings Pitched, 926 Hits Allowed, 506 Runs Allowed, 437 Earned Runs Allowed, 35 Home Runs Allowed, 360 Walks Allowed, 299 Strikeouts, 24 Hit Batsmen, 16 Wild Pitches, 3,985 Batters Faced, 3 Balks and a 4.28 ERA.
On August 8, 1931, while with the Senators, Burke no-hit the Boston Red Sox 5-0 at Griffith Stadium. It was the last no-hitter by a Washington-area Major League Baseball team until Jordan Zimmermann on September 28, 2014. 
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
August 8, 1931
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