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Burnett ready for one more run with Pirates
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) As he watched the National League wild card game on television last October, A . J . Burnett realized he'd made a mistake by leaving the Pittsburgh Pirates. ''That's when it really hit me,'' Burnett said
Pittsburgh RHP A.J . Burnett back with Pirates for $8.5M, one-year deal
PITTSBURGH -- A . J . Burnett is back with the Pittsburgh Pirates. The pitcher agreed Friday to an $8.5 million, one-year contract — $4.25 million
What makes a great curveball?
75 Corey Kluber 45% 22% 2.41 Jose Fernandez 43% 22% 2.17 Trevor Bauer 53% 19% 2.07 Alex Wood 64% 15% 2.06 A . J . Burnett 57% 17% 2.03 Jake Arrieta 53% 18% 1.88 Alex Cobb 67% 14% 1.78 Felix Hernandez 66% 14% 1.75 Collin McHugh 57
History hurts Shields' chances at landing a big contract
The Dodgers then traded him to the Yankees, for whom he finished his contract in disappointing fashion before retiring. * A . J . Burnett , five years, $82.5 million, 2009. The Yankees signed Burnett entering his age 32 season, but after a solid debut with
A.J . Burnett strikes out 12 to help Phillies cool red-hot Nats
A mechanical adjustment in between starts helped A . J . Burnett out of a funk. Burnett struck out 12 in seven innings and Cody Asche and Carlos Ruiz homered to lead the Philadelphia Phillies
Burnett on board in Philly
A.J . Burnett and Manager Ryne Sandberg discuss Burnett's new home in Philadelphia.
A true myth about Pedro Martinez
Martinez was atop the leaderboards (minimum 1000 thrown). The fastball Name Fastballs Thrown swSTR% Mark Prior 1246 12.7% A . J . Burnett 2147 12.4% Josh Beckett 1282 12.2% Curt Schilling 1959 11.3% Pedro Martinez 1817 11.0% So we have him in the top
Behind the Seams: Believe in the Bucs
intangibles associated with the Pirates team. As well. I also think the pitching the pitching standpoint you like the back AJ Burnett Wendy Rodriguez and even Jeff the young lefty has come up and a very good job. This is eight team that can't do it thereI also think the pitching the pitching standpoint you like the back AJ Burnett Wendy Rodriguez and even Jeff -- the young lefty has come up and -- a very good job. This is eight team
Rosenthal: MLB on FOX Preview
through the Pirates have a bona fide ace at the top of the rotations. Francisco Liriano is the next best thing right now. AJ Burnett not bad either and of course Jeff Locke has been outstanding all season. The Pirates are legit. And they too like the Cardinalsof the rotations. Francisco Liriano is the next best thing right now. AJ Burnett not bad either and of course Jeff Locke has been outstanding all season. The Pirates are legit. And they too like the
Owings reacts after D-backs' loss
Chris Owings on Brandon McCarthy's outing and A.J . Burnett's performance for the Phillies in the Diamondbacks' 2-0 defeat.