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Kevin Burns

#10  Kevin "Burnsy" Burns

2001 MVP, 2004 Co-MVP

Position:  P

Bats/Throws:  R/L

Years with the Millers:  2001 - 2009,
Las Vegas 2006

Baseball Background:  Kevin began playing baseball at age 5 and has been throwing the pill ever since, playing in high school, American Legion and town ball with the Bloomington Bulldogs.  He was going to retire after completing the season following the birth of his daughter, but during the off-season he was recruited by former teammates Dave Craft and Tim Krieg to play with the Minnetonka Saints in 1996. (Kevin agreed to play part-time).

Greatest Baseball Highlight:  Winning the Minnesota State Class A Baseball Championship in 1987 at Parade Stadium (and having his future bride at the game after their first date the night before).

Hobbies:  Fishing, hunting, taxidermy, karaoke

Nicknames: Burnsy, Country, Ethel, Bernice, 10 Man

Favorite Professional Player/Team: Al Linder/Team Lund

Favorite Artist:  Willie Nelson

Favorite TV Show: Andy Griffith (our dog was named after Opie Taylor)

Favorite Food: Rib-eye steak, barbeque ribs and cheesecake