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A.J. Burnett | Starting Pitcher

Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Age / DOB:  (38) / 1/3/1977
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 227
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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A.J. Burnett indicated the he plans to retire from professional baseball after the 2015 season.
Burnett admits that he wanted to be happy in his final season, which is why he took less money to leave the Phillies and return to the Pirates. The 38-year-old hurler experienced a dip in velocity in 2014, which could be partially to blame for his disappointing results in Philadelphia. Jan 11 - 8:17 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGGSWLSVHOLDIPHRERBBKCGSHOERAWHIP
1999FLA774200413723162533003.511.51
2000FLA13133700828046444457004.831.51
2001FLA2727111200173.1145827883128214.051.32
2002FLA312912900204.1153847590203753.301.19
2003FLA440200231813121821004.701.57
2004FLA20197600120102504938113103.681.17
2005FLA3232121200209184978079198423.441.26
2006TOR212110800135.2138676039118213.981.30
2007TOR252510800165.2131746966176203.751.19
2008TOR3534181000221.121110910086231104.071.34
2009NYY333313900207193999397195104.041.40
2010NYY3333101500186.220411810978145105.261.51
2011NYY3332111100190.119011510983173005.151.43
2012PIT3131161000202.1189867962180113.511.24
2013PIT3030101100191165797067209103.301.21
2014PHI343481800213.220512210996190104.591.41
Career Totals:409404155150002566.12345126411521051237024104.051.33

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Francisco Cervelli
2Chris Stewart
3Tony Sanchez
4Elias Diaz
5Sebastian Valle
1B1Pedro Alvarez
2Corey Hart
3Sean Rodriguez
2B1Neil Walker
2Gustavo Nunez
3Jake Elmore
SS1Jordy Mercer
2Jung-ho Kang
3Pedro Florimon
4Justin Sellers
3B1Josh Harrison
2Deibinson Romero
LF1Starling Marte
CF1Andrew McCutchen
2Gorkys Hernandez
RF1Gregory Polanco
2Andrew Lambo
3Willy Garcia
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Gerrit Cole
2Francisco Liriano
3A.J. Burnett
4Charlie Morton
5Jeff Locke
6Vance Worley
7Jeremy Bleich
8Nick Kingham
9Jameson Taillon
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Mark Melancon
2Tony Watson
3Antonio Bastardo
4John Holdzkom
5Jared Hughes
6Brandon Cumpton
7Stolmy Pimentel
8Casey Sadler
9Bobby LaFromboise
10Rob Scahill
11Radhames Liz
12Deolis Guerra
13Blake Wood
14Brad Lincoln