Brian Burres was born on April 8, 1981 in Oregon City, Oregon. He is a left-handed starting pitcher, currently playing for the Baltimore Orioles.
Brian is 6’1”, weighs 180 pounds, and bats and throws left.
Brian attended Sam Barlow High School in Gresham, Oregon. There, he was named both Conference Player of the Year and Pitcher of the Year in his senior year, 1999.
Brian played at Mt. Hood Community College for two years.
Brian was drafted by the San Francisco Giants, in the 31st round of the 2000 amateur draft. He was in their farm system for three years, ending with the Connecticut Defenders. Following the 2005 season, the Giants signed utility infielder Jos