LA Angels of Anaheim
2015 Avg.
.000
 
Career Avg.
.248
Name  Peter Bourjos
Born  3/31/1987
Height  6-1
Weight  185
Number  8
Position  CF
Bats  R
Throws  R
6/6/2015 6:15:00 PM
Description: Cardinals center fielder Peter Bourjos is starting in center field and batting leadoff on Saturday versus the Dodgers.
Insight: Bourjos is getting the nod with lefty Clayton Kershaw on the mound. Left-handed hitter Jon Jay will take a sit. Bourjos is hitting .258/.330/.393 with seven extra-base hits, 18 runs and six RBI in 89 at-bats this season.
 
4/21/2015 10:02:00 AM
Description: Cardinals center fielder Peter Bourjos is expected to be placed on the paternity leave list.
Insight: Bourjos is just a part-time player in St. Louis and, in fact, has no hits this season in just four at-bats. Fantasy owners can move on as there is nothing here.
 
11/7/2014 1:17:00 PM
Description: Cardinals center fielder Peter Bourjos underwent hip surgery to address impingement, according to mlb.com reporter Jenifer Langosch.
Insight: Bourjos is just a part-time player in St. Louis. He had one useful season with the Angels in 2011, but hasn't proven he can handle a full-time gig and fantasy owners likely won't have much use for him next season even when healthy.
 
6/4/2014 11:41:00 AM
Description: Cardinals center fielder Peter Bourjos won't be of use to fantasy owners Wednesday against Royals starter Jason Vargas (2-for-16, 7 K's).
Insight: To be completely honest, Bourjos (.207, 2 HR, 8 RBI) really isn't useful to fantasy owners any day of the week, especially while he continues to platoon with Jon Jay in center field. He can't be your only option.
 
5/8/2014 9:16:00 AM
Description: Cardinals outfielder Peter Bourjos went 3-for-4 with a homer, two RBI and two runs Wednesday at Atlanta.
Insight: Bourjos hasn't been playing much lately because he's been terrible this season. His average was just .154 before going 5-for-8 in his last two starts.
 
Cold4/6/2014 11:09:00 AM
Description: Cardinals outfielder Peter Bourjos will get a breather Sunday against the Pirates, according to foxsportsmidwest.com.
Insight: That will give Jon Jay a chance to start with right-hander Edinson Volquez on the hill. Bourjos is hitless in 13 at-bats this season.
 
4/3/2014 10:28:00 AM
Description: Cardinals outfielder Peter Bourjos is not in Thursday afternoon's lineup.
Insight: Bourjos is hitless through the first two games. Jon Jay will get his first start and first at-bats of the season.
 
11/22/2013 5:36:00 PM
Description: The Angels traded center fielder Peter Bourjos to the Cardinals Friday for David Freese and Fernando Salas.
Insight: The speedy Bourjos played just 55 games in 2013 due to injuries and hit .274 with 10 steals. He'll start in center field for the Cardinals while the team shifts Matt Carpenter to third to make room for prospect Kolten Wong at second.
 
9/11/2013 9:40:00 AM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (wrist) had surgery to place a pin in his injured wrist and will miss the remainder of the season.
Insight: Bourjos played just 55 games this season, batting .274 with 26 runs scored and six stolen bases.
 
9/7/2013 6:42:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (wrist) will not hit the rest of the season, according to Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times.
Insight: Bourjos will likely undergo surgery to insert a pin in his fractured right wrist. Until he does, he'll serve as a pinch-runner and defensive replacement.
 
9/4/2013 9:49:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos was not in the lineup Wednesday due to right wrist issues, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register.
Insight: It's the same wrist he fractured in June. He's unlikely to return to the lineup Thursday.
 
8/13/2013 4:56:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (wrist) won't be Tuesday but could be back by the end of the week. He went 0-for-4 with three K during a minor league rehab game Monday with Triple-A Salt Lake, so the Angels are giving him another game or two to get his swing in order. SOURCE: Alden Gonzalez, MLB.com
Insight: Bourjos missed about six weeks this season with a hamstring strain and hasn't played since June 29 due to a fractured right wrist. When healthy, he has produced a .333 average (43-for-129) with three home runs, 21 runs and four steals.
 
8/11/2013 2:06:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (wrist) won't be activated in New York Monday, but manager Mike Scioscia hasn't ruled out a return at some point during the Angels' four-game series with the Yankees. SOURCE: Alden Gonzalez, MLB.com
Insight: Bourjos missed about six weeks this season with a hamstring strain and hasn't played since June 29 due to a fractured right wrist. When healthy, he has produced a .333 average (43-for-129) with three home runs, 21 runs and four steals.
 
8/2/2013 2:03:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (fractured right wrist) took batting practice for a second consecutive day on Thursday.
Insight: He had already missed about six weeks this season due to a hamstring injury. When on the field, he batted .333 with an .849 OPS. He's expected back in mid-August.
 
7/18/2013 3:25:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos' fractured right wrist has not completely healed, according to Angels beat writer Mike DiGiovanna.
Insight: Bourjos has no current timetable for returning to the field. He had already missed about six weeks this season due to a hamstring injury. When on the field, he batted .333 with an .849 OPS.
 
6/30/2013 11:37:00 AM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos has a fractured right wrist and has landed back on the disabled list, according to Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times.
Insight: Bourjos will miss only 2-3 weeks since the fracture is non-displaced. He said when the pain is manageable, he'll be able to play. Bourjos has already missed about six weeks this season due to a hamstring injury.
 
6/29/2013 6:09:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos left Saturday's game after taking a pitch off his right wrist.
Insight: Bourjos was playing his first game since Sunday due to a jammed left thumb, and now he's dealing with another hand-related injury. He's considered day-to-day.
 
6/27/2013 12:05:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos' thumb injury will keep him out of the lineup again Thursday, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register.
Insight: Bourjos jammed his left thumb while trying to break up a double play Sunday, and while X-rays came back negative he hasn't been able to return to the lineup yet. J.B. Shuck, who is 9-for-16 over his last four games, will draw another start.
 
6/26/2013 4:57:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (thumb) won't play Wednesday against the Tigers, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register.
Insight: Bourjos jammed his left thumb while trying to break up a double play Sunday, and while X-rays came back negative he hasn't been able to return to the lineup yet.
 
6/25/2013 6:02:00 PM
Description: Angels center fielder Peter Bourjos (thumb) is hoping to return to action Wednesday, according to Mike DiGiovanna of the LA Times.
Insight: Bourjos jammed his left thumb while trying to break up a double play Sunday, but X-rays came back negative. He missed all of May with a hamstring injury, but is not expected to go back on the DL.