John Burrows

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John Burris
Born: (1913-10-30)October 30, 1913
Winnfield, Louisiana
Died: April 27, 1987(1987-04-27) (aged 73)
Coal Run, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 25, 1943, for the Philadelphia Athletics
Last MLB appearance
May 17, 1944, for the Chicago Cubs
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0–3
Earned run average 5.61
Strikeouts 22

John Burris (October 30, 1913 – April 27, 1987) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball.

Burris died in an accidental house fire at his home on Weppler Road near Coal Run, Ohio. His ashes are interred in Round Bottom Cemetery,[2] on Ohio 60 between Beverly and Coal Run.


  1. ^ name spelled Burris re: Washington County, Ohio death records, April 1987
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-03-18. Retrieved 2011-03-31. 

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