A.J. Burnett Newswire

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  1. Queen City crew: AP All-Star picks include no Royals startersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... for the fourth time. One fun theme this year: older players turning back the clock. From Albert Pujols and A.J. Burnett to Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira, several stalwarts on the elder side of 35 are bidding for their first All-Star berth in ...

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  2. Queen City crew: Sending All-Stars young and old to CincyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... for the fourth time. One fun theme this year: older players turning back the clock. From Albert Pujols and A.J. Burnett to Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira, several stalwarts on the elder side of 35 are bidding for their first All-Star berth in ...

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  3. New York Yankees Editorial: Even after winning series opener, Astros can never mirror YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... in 2008, missing the playoffs led to the Yankees splurging on players such as Mark Teixeira , CC Sabathia , and A.J. Burnett to guarantee no such thing would happen in the first year of the new stadium. The end result? Title number 27. Consider ...

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  4. Pirates hope Burnett's farewell tour includes All-Star appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Nanaimo Daily News

    The Pittsburgh Pirates know it may sound corny, or something out of a cheap Hollywood flick, but unless you're part of their team, you don't really understand.They are hesitant to publicly share their sentiments, but ever so quietly, especially when he's not around, they talk about it.This is expected to be starter A.J. Burnett's final season in baseball, the farewell to a long and illustrious pitching career, and the Pirates refuse to let him go quietly.

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  5. Bob Brookover: Hamels can help himself and Phillies by accepting trade to contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Erie Times News

    ... he has the ninth-best ERA. Only two pitchers in the top 30 of that group have a losing record. The other is A.J. Burnett and the 18 losses he absorbed with the Phillies last season have a lot to do with his losing record, too. Hamels said the trade ...

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  6. Daily Fantasy Baseball: Late FanDuel Lineup For June 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Fantasy CPR

    ... them though. The Astros are hitting .250 off of him, but they have only driven in three runs in 24 at bats. A.J. Burnett , Pirates ($9,200): Burnett has allowed the Reds to hit .254 off of him with five homers, but they only have 26 RBI in 197 at ...

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  7. Gerrit Cole-A.J. Burnett Duo Has Improbably Become MLB's Best in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | BleacherReport

    OK, maybe somewhere, there is a ridiculously optimistic Pittsburgh Pirates booster who believed that Cole and Burnett would combine for 4.6 WAR on June 23, per That's not to say Cole and Burnett are undeserving of their success or that they came out of nowhere. Taken together, however, they make for one of the most interesting, unlikely A No.

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  8. Covering the basesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Altoona Mirror

    ... in his 14 relief outings over the two years. He was traded to the Yankees in 2012 in the deal that brought A.J. Burnett to the Pirates. SAFE AT FIRST: Former Pirates general manager Dave Littlefield was at Peoples Natural Gas Field for Monday's ...

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  9. Who is Yankees' right-hander Diego Moreno?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | NJ.com

    ... 2006 by the Pittsburg Pirates and came to the Yankees in a trade on February 19, 2012 when the Yankees shipped A.J. Burnett out. Why he's here: Like Nick Rumbelow (who New York's calling up with Moreno), the Yankees need help in the bullpen, ...

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  10. A-Rod homers for his 3,000th hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Journal Gazette

    ... 5-4 victory at Comerica Park. No. 2,000: July 21, 2006: a three-run homer in the third inning off Toronto's A.J. Burnett in the New York Yankees' 7-3 loss at Rogers Centre. The hit also made the 30-year-old Rodriguez the youngest to reach 450 home ...

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  11. The definitive A-Rod timeline, from hit No. 1 to 3,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | New York Post

    ... player to reach 450 home runs, when at 30 years of age he crushes a three-run home run off Blue Jays starter A.J. Burnett, which is also the 2000th hit of his career. Following 2007 season: Earns 3rd career MVP after hitting .314 with 54 homers, 156 ...

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  12. Should the Tigers intentionally walk Arod the entire seriesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Bless You Boys

    The tarnish on MLB that has been caused by the drug users, led by Arod will never fade, proof evidence is the huge hub bub surrounding his making the 3000 hit club. The damage such players as Arod has caused to Basebase can never be really measured, just one example, April 13, 2011 Chris Tillman is pitching for the Orioles, in the 1st inning Arod blasts a 3 run HR off Tillman, and the Yankees go on to win 7-4, Tillman lasts 1.2 innings.

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  13. Underappreciating Alex RodriguezRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Pinstripe Alley

    ... the sole reason we won a championship back in 2009? Yeah we had significant contributions from players such as A.J. Burnett, Hideki Matsui and Johnny Damon, but A-Rod had one of the more over-powering playoff runs in history - tainted or not. ...

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  14. Fantasy baseball: A-Rod's history vs. Justin Verlander makes him ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Post-Standard

    ... games in his last four outings and is hitting .326 with five career stolen bases against Pittsburgh starter A.J. Burnett. OF Alejandro De Aza, Boston ($3000 DraftKings, $2400 FanDuel): The veteran has shown a spark of late, collecting back-to-back ...

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  15. Ron Cook: Voting system for All-Star Game stinks and MLB should change itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Chicago White Sox. Andrew McCutchen should make the team because he's one of the five best players in the game. A.J. Burnett should be a lock because he has the second-best ERA (1.89). So should Mark Melancon, who is the National League's best ...

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  16. Bob Smizik: Huntington's excellent offseason reaping dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Post-gazette.com

    ... moves will sour in the days ahead, but as of today Huntington gets an A+ for his offseason roster-building. A.J. Burnett is perhaps the free-agent steal of 2015. He is second in the National League with a 1.89 ERA. He is on a one-year contract worth ...

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  17. Former Phillies teammates have fond memories of BurnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Erie Times News

    ... prospect Maikel Franco. Through it all, he has found a constant source of support in Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett, 14 years his senior. The former teammates became close friends in Burnett" s lone season with the Phillies in 2014. On the field, ...

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  18. Pirates beat Phillies 1-0 in 11 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Review

    ... relief. The Pirates have swept six series this season, the most of any team in the majors. Former teammates A.J. Burnett and Cole Hamels spent most of the afternoon overwhelming opposing batters. Burnett, who spent a forgettable season with ...

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  19. The Times' MLB power rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Los Angeles Times

    LOUIS: Best record but the best fans in baseball? Judging by All-Star voting, same state, but look west. 4. PITTSBURGH: A.J. Burnett says this will be his last season.

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  20. Burnett Enjoying Steel City SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | That Balls Outta Here

    May 5, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett in the dugout before playing he Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett may want to reconsider the whole retirement thing if the 38-year-old righthander's season continues as it has to this point.

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