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  1. MLB Teams That Blew It at the 2014 Waiver Trade DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    ... since the Phillies have veterans on the roster who could be valuable to contenders. One such player is starter A.J. Burnett. The right-hander was a target of the Los Angeles Angels, but those talks fell through, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox ...

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  2. Tim Hudson baffled by reaction after recording milestone strikeoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Alabama Live

    ... pitcher with 2,000 strikeouts, joining the New York Yankees' CC Sabathia (2,437), the Philadelphia Phillies' A.J. Burnett (2,337) and the New York Mets' Bartolo Colon (2,080). Jake Peavy , like Hudson a Giant and a former Alabama prep star, needs ...

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  3. Phillies prospect Quinn heads group playing in Arizona Fall LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Philly.com

    ... Nefi Ogando and Colton Murray. The Phillies will add another player to the AFL roster within the next month. A.J. Burnett is the first player in major league history to record 12-strikeout games with five different teams, according to the Elias ...

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  4. Tigers in bad spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | CBS Sports

    ... he's definitely not an exciting option, especially when considered the two attached years of continued ties. A.J. Burnett ? He's coming off an excellent start against Washington, but he's been inconsistent all season and leads the majors in walks ...

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  5. Phillies' A.J. Burnett Becomes 1st Pitcher with 12-Strikeout Game for 5 TeamsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | BleacherReport

    Philadelphia Phillies pitcher A.J. Burnett struck out 12 batters in Monday's 3-2 win over the Washington Nationals, thus becoming the first player in major league history to record a 12-K game with five different teams, per ESPN Stats & Info .

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  6. Jenn Menendez's Pirates baseball chat transcript: 8.26.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Post-gazette.com

    ... draft picks if he signs somewhere else? Jenn Menendez: This was such a hot/controversial topic last year with A.J. Burnett, who they did not make a qualifying offer to, despite his value matching somewhere right around that figure. This franchise ...

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  7. Neal Huntington RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Rum Bunter

    Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington held his weekly radio show with host Greg Brown.

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  8. Loss of GRich doesn't mean season is overRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Halos Heaven

    The loss of GRich stings bad. It's undoubtedly a huge blow to the team, but does not automatically knock them out of World Series contention, especially if this team rallies together and plays up to their ability.

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  9. David Montgomery: 'Ruben is not on the hot seat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Philly.com

    ... That's why you have to look at the whole body of work. Have we been served well? My answer to that is yes." A.J. Burnett earned a $500,000 bonus Tuesday when he made his 27th start of the season. He can receive another $750,000 if he makes 30 ...

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  10. Just Forget It: Burnett Hints He'll Hang 'em UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Good Phight

    Let's start with a confession: everybody liked the A.J. Burnett deal when it was announced late in the offseason.

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  11. Pittsburgh Pirates: The right move was no move?!?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Isportsweb.com

    Over the past 7 games, the mathematical percentage of the Pittsburgh Pirates reaching the National League playoffs has dropped from over 60% down to just 20.8% during a 7-game losing streak that's seen the club not only sink to 64-62, but also descend back to .500 baseball since July 1st.

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  12. Game 124, Mariners at PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    AJ Burnett was one of the biggest prizes on the free agent market this winter - a solid right-hander coming off a four win season, whose age would preclude the need for a long-term contract.

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  13. Seattle Mariners Series Preview: At Philadelphia PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | SoDo Mojo

    ... his third straight win, something he's already done twice this season. On the opposite end of the spectrum is A.J. Burnett, who is having some mighty, mighty struggles this season. Burnett is in the midst of a 5 game losing streak, including a start ...

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  14. Phillies Phight ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | That Balls Outta Here

    ... the 30th annual Phillies ALS Phestival the organization raised $904,732 for ALS research. Veteran pitcher A.J. Burnett got in on the action while nominating teammate David Buchanan and President Barack Obama among others. More and more videos of ...

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  15. Wilbur: Jon Lester Is Not Coming Back So Just Let It GoSportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Boston.com

    ... $126 million contract and best all the second-tier pitchers who got paid: Anibal Sanchez and John Lackey and A.J. Burnett and C.J. Wilson. Even the pitcher expected to fetch more in free agency than Lester, Detroit ace and reigning Cy Young winner ...

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  16. Bartolo Colon picks up the 200th win of his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | MSNBC

    ... night. The right-hander allowed just one run on six hits over eight innings, out-dueling Phillies starter A.J. Burnett . Colon had a chance to win #200 last Sunday, but struggled against the Giants. The Mets bullpen put Colon's 200th win in jeopardy ...

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  17. Colon wins 200th game as Mets beat Phils, 5-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | NorthJersey.com

    ... in Friday's game, going 2-for-4 with an RBI single, as did the offense as a whole. The Mets roughed up veteran A.J. Burnett, who is 0-2 with an 8.50 ERA against them this season, and improved to 9-4 against their division rivals. In the fourth, the ...

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  18. Preview: Mets at PhilliesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... pitching matchup features a pair of veteran right-handers with 33 combined seasons of major league experience. A.J. Burnett takes the ball for the Phillies, still in search of his first win since the All-Star break. Mets starter Bartolo Colon , who ...

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  19. Columnist says Phils' Burnett one of most likely yet to be tradedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Morning Call

    ... it gets trickier now to pull off trades because players have to pass through waivers, it is not impossible. A.J. Burnett , RHP, Phillies : He is a lackluster 6-11 with a 4.16 ERA in 24 starts but the real holdup is a $15-million mutual option with a ...

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  20. MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies Place Cole Hamels, Marlon Byrd on Waivers; Will Yankees Make a Claim?Read the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Sports Media 101

    ... be claimed. Of them, Chase Utley, Jimmy Rollins, Cole Hamels , Jonathan Papelbon, Ryan Howard, Carlos Ruiz, A.J. Burnett, Marlon Byrd , and Antonio Bastardo, as Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reported. On waivers today: Rest of the relevant #Phillies : ...

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