Michael Bourn Trades and Transactions

The Michael Bourn trades and transactions seen below include all known instances where Michael Bourn has been involved in a trade or transaction of any type as it relates to baseball.

Baseball Almanac Top Quote

"With Bourn, I feel like you can throw him anything and he'll slap the ball into the outfield." - Ian Kennedy on MLB.com (Tyler Emerick, 04/22/2012, 'Parra's slam snaps D-backs' five-game skid', Source )

Michael Bourn

Michael Bourn Autograph on a 2007 Bowman Sterling (#155)

Michael Bourn Autograph on a 2007 Bowman Sterling (#155)

Birth Name:
Michael Ray Bourn
Nickname:
None
Born On:
12-27-1982  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Houston, Texas
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Nimitz High School (Houston, TX)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
07-30-2006 (Age 23)
Last Game:
Still Active
Draft:
2003 : 4th Round (115th)
Michael Bourn

Trades & Transactions

06-05-2000 Selected by Houston Astros in the 19th round of the free-agent draft - did not sign (June 5, 2000).
06-03-2003 Selected by Philadelphia Phillies in the 4th round of the free-agent draft (June 3, 2003 - signed July 24, 2003).
11-07-2007 Traded by Philadelphia Phillies with Geoff Geary and Mike Costanzo to Houston Astros in exchange for Brad Lidge and Eric Bruntlett (November 7, 2007).
07-31-2011 Traded by Houston Astros with cash to Atlanta Braves in exchange for Juan Abreu , Jordan Schafer , Brett Oberholtzer and Paul Clemens (July 31, 2011).
10-29-2012 Granted free agency (October 29, 2012).
02-15-2013 Signed by Cleveland Indians (February 15, 2013).
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Did you know that during the physical, if a team finds out that the player received during a trade is injured they may return the player to the originating team within ten days from the date the trade was made and void the entire contract?

The Baseball Almanac trades and transactions database includes Rule 5 Draft picks, free agency information, voided trades, waiver picks, expansion draft data, amateur draft data, player refusals, bonus babies, and many other types of not readily found anywhere on the Internet.

Baseball trades & transactions, like the Michael Bourn trades and transactions seen above, are an evolving field of research where new discoveries are often found and new player debuts are added to the data set almost daily.

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