Facing his former team, A.J. Burnett allowed one run and one hit in two innings against the Pirates on Sunday.
Phillies signed RHP A.J. Burnett to a one-year, $15 million contract.
According to John Perrotto of the Beaver County Times, the Pirates' marriage with A.J. Burnett ended last fall when the club offered him a one-year, $8.5 million deal.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports the Pirates offered A.J. Burnett $12 million to return for 2014.
According to Todd Zolecki of MLB.com, A.J. Burnett's new one-year, $16 million contract with the Phillies includes a mutual option for the 2015 season.
Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports that the Phillies have agreed to a one-year deal with A.J. Burnett.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that A.J. Burnett is "in discussions with multiple clubs."
Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports that the Phillies are "very much still in the running" for A.J. Burnett.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that there is "speculation going around baseball circles" that the Nationals could consider a late play for A.J. Burnett.
Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports that A.J. Burnett signing with the Orioles "doesn't look good."
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro indicated Friday that the club is unlikely to sign A.J. Burnett.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that "it’s really looking like a Baltimore-Philadelphia-Pittsburgh runoff" for the services of A.J. Burnett.
According to TSN.ca, the Blue Jays could be contemplating a reunion with free agent hurler A.J. Burnett.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Orioles "remain in contact" with the agents for A.J. Burnett, Nelson Cruz and Fernando Rodney.