Mack Burk

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Mack Burk
Pinch runner
Born: (1935-04-21) April 21, 1935 (age 80)
Nacogdoches, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 25, 1956 for the Philadelphia Phillies
Last MLB appearance
June 22, 1958 for the Philadelphia Phillies
Career statistics
Games played 16
At bats 2
Hits 1

Mack Edwin Burk (born April 21, 1935 in Nacogdoches, Texas) is a former Major League Baseball pinch runner. Burk played for Philadelphia Phillies in 1956 and 1958. Burk missed the 1957 season due to military service.[1] In 16 games, Burk had 1 hit in 2 at-bats. He batted and threw right-handed.

Burk was used exclusively as a pinch runner except for a few games game catching.

Burk attended the University of Texas at Austin.


  1. ^ Rose, George (2004). One Hit Wonders: Baseball Stories. United States: Excel/Kaleidoscope. p. 212. ISBN 9780595318070. 

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