Burnett suffers loss — to spellcheck

You can’t question A.J. Burnett’s loyalty to his teammate. His spelling skills, on the other hand …

On Monday, the Pirates pitcher took to Twitter to complain about teammate and one of the NL’s top sluggers, Pedro Alvarez, not being selected for the Home Run Derby.

That’s A-L-V-A-R-E-Z. Let’s see how A.J. did.




Poor, A.J. You’d think the guy could catch a break what with all the trouble he’s been having with rosin bags this season.

From July 7:

And April 1:

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