Jeffrey Alan Burroughs is a former player in Major League Baseball. From 1970 through 1985, he played for the Washington Senators, Texas Rangers, Atlanta Braves, Seattle Mariners, Oakland Athletics and Toronto Blue Jays. Burroughs batted and threw right-handed. He is the father of major league third baseman Sean Burroughs. In a 16-season career, Burroughs posted a .261 batting average with 240 home runs and 882 RBIs in 1689 games.