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  1. On the Pirates: The evolution of A.J. BurnettRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Pick any fact or statistic you like to illustrate that A.J. Burnett has been around a while - there are plenty available - but here is one with particular relevance this week: The man who caught Burnett in his major league debut, Mike Redmond, has not only gone on to manage, but has been fired as a manager. Before his start Saturday, Burnett had started 412 games, pitched 2,619a...' innings, passed Sandy Koufax on the career strikeout list and commanded contracts worth $55 million and $82.5 million.

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  2. Mets manager not surprised by Burnett's success at 38Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    New York Mets manager Terry Collins isn't surprised A.J. Burnett is an entirely different, yet entirely successful, right-hander at 38, having transitioned from a power pitcher to finesse. Bartolo Colon is 6-3 with a 4.85 ERA.

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  3. Fantasy baseball: Syndergaard, Roark gaining valueRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... mighty Houston Astros. There is a pair of potential pitching duels on the docket Saturday. Matt Harvey faces A.J. Burnett , and Cole Hamels battles Stephen Strasburg . Over-exposure to hitters from these two games is ill-advised. With consecutive ...

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  4. First Pitch: Fantasy pitcher rankings, saves sleepers for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sporting News

    ... Strasburg, WAS vs. PHI 5. Cole Hamels, PHI at WAS 6. Shelby Miller, ATL vs. MIL 7. Jake Arrieta, CHC at ARI 8. A.J. Burnett, PIT vs. NYM 9. John Lackey, STL at KC 10. Mike Fiers, MIL at ATL 11. Rubby De La Rosa, ARI vs. CHC 12. Nate Karns, TB vs. ...

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  5. Rejuvenated Burnett off to spectacular start in final seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    Pittsburgh pitcher A.J. Burnett is 3-1 this season and second in the majors with a 1.38 ERA.

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  6. Sunday only 9th day of 7 or more shutouts in MLB historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... 6-0; Mike Wright (7 1-3 innings) pitched Baltimore over the Los Angeles Angels 3-0 in his major league debut; A.J. Burnett (seven innings) worked around five walks as Pittsburgh beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0; Sean O'Sullivan (six innings) pitched ...

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  7. Shutout central: Sunday slate filled with gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Major League Baseball

    ... seven shutout innings, allowing three hits and no walks while striking out five Yankees for his third win from A.J. Burnett and the O's kept the Angels off the scoreboard thanks to 7 1/3 stellar innings from right-hander Mike Wright in his 5/17/15: ...

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  8. Chicago Cubs' win streak snapped? Says happy Maddon: 'We Meat-Loafed them'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | ESPN

    The Cubs saw their six-game winning streak end as they were completely shut down by Pirates starter A.J. Burnett. After being dropped from the Cubs' rotation due to ineffectiveness, Travis Wood is excited for the chance to contribute out of the bullpen.

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  9. Daily Fantasy Baseball: FanDuel Hitter Picks For May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Fantasy CPR

    ... and three RBI. He could be a great cheap source of points. Starlin Castro , Cubs ($3,100): Castro has hammered A.J. Burnett . He is a whopping 15-32 with three doubles and four RBI off of Burnett. He is on base nearly half the time, which means he ...

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  10. Daily Fantasy Baseball: FanDuel Pitcher Picks For May 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Fantasy CPR

    ... more than Chris Sale , Chris Archer against the Yankees, Jake Arrieta (the Mets have hit .288 off of him), and A.J. Burnett , who has been clobbered by the Phillies. The high prices are littered with mines today. Stephen Strasburg , Nationals ...

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  11. Bob Klapisch: A-Rod deserves to cash in on milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Erie Times News

    ... world championship in 2009. The Yankees needed Rodriguez just as they brought in CC Sabathia, Mark Teixeira and A.J. Burnett in the whatever-it-takes campaign. That" s how desperate the Steinbrenner family was for a payoff on the new Stadium and ...

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  12. Klapisch: A-Rod deserves to cash in on milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | NorthJersey.com

    ... world championship in 2009. The Yankees needed Rodriguez just as they brought in CC Sabathia, Mark Teixeira and A.J. Burnett in the whatever-it-takes campaign. That's how desperate the Steinbrenner family was for a payoff on the new Stadium and ...

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  13. Klapisch: A-Rod deserves to cash in on milestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | NorthJersey.com

    ... world championship in 2009. The Yankees needed Rodriguez just as they brought in CC Sabathia, Mark Teixeira and A.J. Burnett in the whatever-it-takes campaign. That's how desperate the Steinbrenner family was for a payoff on the new Stadium and ...

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  14. Two-Start Pitchers: Week 4Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | FakeTeams

    Pirates starting pitcher A.J. Burnett tossed two quality starts in Week 3, allowing a total of two runs against the Cubs and Diamondbacks . Burnett was my most confident pick last week, and his ownership rates should see a dramatic increase going forward.

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  15. Moments in Rays History: Carlos Pena's 2007Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | DRays Bay

    He stepped into the box as the third batter of the game against the Toronto Blue Jays . Akinori Iwamura and Jorge Velendia had both just struck out against A.J. Burnett who was trying to cap off a successful season with a victory.

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  16. Building The Perfect MLB FanDuel Lineup For April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... will be able to complete their matchup tonight even if it starts with a rain delay. Therefore, I still like A.J. Burnett as my pitcher tonight against the free-swinging Cubs that have the fourth highest strikeout percentage in the league so far. ...

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  17. Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview, Monday 4/20, 6:05 CTRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... Cub. He allowed three homers that day, but only one of those players ( Pedro Alvarez ) is still on the Pirates. A.J. Burnett was pretty bad last year with the Phillies , but he has made two decent starts for Pittsburgh this year in what is almost ...

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  18. Simon first up as Tigers welcome YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Detroit Tigers

    ... runs over their past five games, but they also faced a trio of tough hurlers in Chris Sale, Jeff Samardzija and A.J. Burnett over that span. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said that he is not concerned about the team's bats. Heading into Sunday, Detroit ...

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  19. On the Pirates: Gregory Polanco playing catch-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... strikeouts per nine innings, tied with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the best in the league. Francisco Liriano, A.J. Burnett and Gerrit Cole combined for 43 strikeouts in 36 innings in their first two starts. "I probably couldn't be more proud of the ...

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  20. Stephen Nesbitt's Pirates baseball chat transcript: 4.16.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the past two games. Not a recipe for scoring runs, or for winning. They spoiled a couple great starts by A.J. Burnett and Francisco Liriano because they couldn't get men on base. They even pulled Liriano earlier than Clint Hurdle really wanted to ...

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