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SPELLCHECK MUCH?

Count even Larry Legend among the many victims in some of sports biggest spelling screw-ups.

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:

Tagged: Pirates, A.J. Burnett

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