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  1. Three big questions for the Pittsburgh PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Isportsweb.com

    ... them to. In 2013, the revival of Francisco Liriano , along with the leadership provided by Yankees' castoff A.J. Burnett , propelled the Pirates to their first postseason berth in 21 years. In 2014, Josh Harrison took baseball by storm, posting a ...

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  2. Cervelli makes strong early impression at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Major League Baseball

    ... had an aggregate ERA of 3.75 throwing to him -- and 3.99 throwing to others. This is just another frame in A.J. Burnett 's personal Groundhog Day reel. He lands in Pittsburgh in 2012 and runs into Rod Barajas, a favorite catcher from their Toronto ...

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  3. Five bold predictions for the 2015 Pittsburgh PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sporting News

    ... League's most formidable lineups and a solid pitching staff, with Edinson Volquez replaced by the returning A.J. Burnett, back from his year backpacking in Europe, or pitching for the Phillies, one or the other, who even knows? In his age-23 season ...

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  4. Yankees Player Profile: NRI-Diego MorenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... fill out. Unfortunately for Moreno, he's no longer a kid, having turned 27 this past July. He came over in the A.J. Burnett deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates, and has shown flashes of brilliance mixed with some clunkers depending on what level he's ...

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  5. Team interaction important to Pirates veteran pitcher BurnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Erie Times News

    BRADENTON, Fla. "" Despite his brash reputation, Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett is usually a rather quiet guy in the clubhouse.

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  6. Baseball Notes: Cuban prospect picks the Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Philly.com

    ... 45 relief appearances for Toronto last season. He has a 25-27 career record with a 4.57 ERA in seven seasons. A.J. Burnett is eager to return to work in Pittsburgh after spending 2014 with the Phillies, where he lost 18 games and pitched with a ...

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  7. Ex-Phillie Burnett glad to be back with PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Philly.com

    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.

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  8. Phillies' Utley comes to spring training with sore ankleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Times Leader

    ... two seasons. BRADENTON, Fla. - 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. "I kept saying, ...

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  9. Antonio Bastardo Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?

    With most of the early spring training talk about the Pirates being extremely positive, their bullpen is sort of the elephant in the room. Obviously Tony Watson and Mark Melancon are great and John Holdzkom was promising down the stretch last year, but the Bucs' bullpen blew a lot of leads last year.

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  10. The true target number Yanks must hit for playoff shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | New York Post

    ... rather than harder. He is young and talented, and maybe this clay can be shaped. Or maybe Eovaldi is just A.J. Burnett - an arm in search of craft who never finds it. The No. 5 starter is Chris Capuano, who has spent the latter half of his career as ...

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  11. Pirates hope to have all the pieces in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... Pittsburgh re-signed starter Francisco Liriano with the most expensive free agent contract in club history. A.J. Burnett, whose arrival in 2012 augured a significant and vital change in mindset, left millions on the table in Philadelphia to make one ...

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  12. Cervelli hungry to learn all he can for everyday gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Major League Baseball

    ... that take place after. Richard Justice addresses some key Spring Training questions for the Pirates, A.J. Burnett's return, the Dodgers and more on MLB Tonight "You try to build relationships, try to understand personalities, and then you've got to ...

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  13. Bucs embark on journey for National League goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Pittsburgh Pirates

    ... arrive Wednesday. Among them were a familiar group of starters headlined by Gerrit Cole , Francisco Liriano and A.J. Burnett , as well as the Pirates' top three catchers: Francisco Cervelli , Chris Stewart and Tony Sanchez . It has been a baseball ...

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  14. The first signs of the baseball seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Globe and Mail

    Pittsburgh Pirates' Jung Ho Kang, of Korea, returns a bunted ball to the batting cage while waiting his turn in the batting cage during an informal spring training baseball workout in Bradenton, Fla. Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen, left, is greeted by pitcher A.J. Burnett as he arrives to take part in an informal spring training baseball workout in Bradenton, Fla.

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  15. Breaking Down the New 'Face of MLB' Race Entering 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | BleacherReport

    ... the first time since his rookie year that he failed to eclipse the 150-game mark. Here's how veteran pitcher A.J. Burnett summed it up to USA Today 's John Perrotto in March 2013: He has that big smile for everybody he sees. He doesn't treat some ...

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  16. Pirates begin camp searching for final piecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... Pittsburgh re-signed starter Francisco Liriano with the most expensive free agent contract in club history. A.J. Burnett, whose arrival in 2012 augured a significant and vital change in mindset, left millions on the table in Philadelphia to make one ...

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  17. Padres' Offseason Overhaul Lacks Failing Stench of Recent RebuildsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | BleacherReport

    ... in a World Series title. The 2009 New York Yankees also did this in adding Mark Teixeira, CC Sabathia, A.J. Burnett and Nick Swisher during the previous offseason, and the 1997 Florida Marlins also emptied the wallet in the offseason in order to end ...

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  18. Yankees Editorial: Yankees Have Relatively Quiet OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... happened in 2013-14. 26 total years were committed at $447.25 M. This was the CC Sabathia , Mark Teixeira , A.J. Burnett year where the Yankees augmented an already excellent team to put them over the top and win a World Series. Over the past seven ...

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  19. New faces add to Bucs' talent pool in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Pittsburgh Pirates

    ... bane, limiting him to a total of 688 at-bats in seven seasons. Pitching for the Pirates in 2012-2013, A.J. Burnett notched a 3.41 ERA and may come close to that in his return to the team for 2015 RHP A.J. Burnett : Say hello again to the veteran who ...

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  20. Bombers' Bites: Did Yankees Avoid Another AJ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... that amount of money. However, when I saw the exact details of this deal, the first pitcher I thought about was A.J. Burnett . In December of 2008, the New York Yankees signed Burnett to a five-year deal worth $85 million. Burnett was one of the ...

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