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A.J. Burnett
ERA W-L K
1.38 3-1 43
Team: PittsburghHt / Wt: 6-4 / 227 NFBC ADP: 314.65
Position: SPBorn: 1/3/1977 Birthplace: North Little Rock, Arkansas
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 8th Round by Mets (1995)


Latest News
May 18 2:35 PM PT3:35 PM MT4:35 PM CT5:35 PM ET17:35 ET21:35 GMT5:35 2:35 PM MST4:35 PM EST5:05 PM VEN1:35 UAE (+1)4:35 PM CT-Burnett worked around five walks while pitching seven innings in his third consecutive win, and the Pirates stopped a four-game losing streak by cooling off the Chicago Cubs with a 3-0 victory on Sunday.
Analysis: Burnett allowed three hits and struck out seven. He's yet to allow more than two runs in a start this season, and his 1.38 ERA trails only Shelby Miller (1.33) for the MLB lead.
May 13 12:50 PM PT1:50 PM MT2:50 PM CT3:50 PM ET15:50 ET19:50 GMT3:50 12:50 PM MST2:50 PM EST3:20 PM VEN23:50 UAE2:50 PM CT-Burnett gave up two runs, one earned, and six hits in seven innings while lowering his ERA to 1.60 in Tuesday's win over Philadelphia, his former club.
Analysis: The 38-year-old right-hander led the majors with 18 losses for the Phillies last year, and the move is working out well. He's yet to allow more than two runs this season.
Apr. 26 12:53 PM PT1:53 PM MT2:53 PM CT3:53 PM ET15:53 ET19:53 GMT3:53 12:53 PM MST2:53 PM EST3:23 PM VEN23:53 UAE2:53 PM CT-Burnett pitched well Saturday, allowing one run and five hits over seven innings but did not factor in the 2-1 win at Arizona.
Analysis: Burnett has put together fourth straight solid outings, going 0-1 with a 1.80 ERA. He's received just four runs of support over that stretch.
Apr. 10 2:45 PM PT3:45 PM MT4:45 PM CT5:45 PM ET17:45 ET21:45 GMT5:45 2:45 PM MST4:45 PM EST5:15 PM VEN1:45 UAE (+1)4:45 PM CT-Burnett didn't record a decision in his season debut Thursday, giving up two runs and four hits over 5 1-3 innings at Cincinnati.
Analysis: The 38-year-old is coming off an 8-18 campaign in 2014.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
1999 Fla 4 2 0 - 0 7 7 0 41.1 37 23 16 3 25 2 33 1.50 3.48
2000 Fla 3 7 0 - 0 13 13 0 82.2 80 46 44 8 44 3 57 1.50 4.79
2001 Fla 11 12 0 - 0 27 27 2 173.1 145 82 78 20 83 3 128 1.32 4.05
2002 Fla 12 9 0 - 1 31 29 7 204.1 153 84 75 12 90 5 203 1.19 3.30
2003 Fla 0 2 0 - 0 4 4 0 23.0 18 13 12 2 18 2 21 1.57 4.70
2004 Fla 7 6 0 - 0 20 19 1 120.0 102 50 49 9 38 0 113 1.17 3.68
2005 Fla 12 12 0 - 0 32 32 4 209.0 184 97 80 12 79 1 198 1.26 3.44
2006 Tor 10 8 0 - 0 21 21 2 135.2 138 67 60 14 39 3 118 1.30 3.98
2007 Tor 10 8 0 - 0 25 25 2 165.2 131 74 69 23 66 2 176 1.19 3.75
2008 Tor 18 10 0 - 0 35 34 1 221.1 211 109 100 19 86 2 231 1.34 4.07
2009 NYY 13 9 0 - 0 33 33 1 207.0 193 99 93 25 97 0 195 1.40 4.04
2010 NYY 10 15 0 - 0 33 33 1 186.2 204 118 109 25 78 2 145 1.51 5.26
2011 NYY 11 11 0 - 0 33 32 0 190.1 190 115 109 31 83 2 173 1.43 5.15
2012 Pit 16 10 0 - 0 31 31 1 202.1 189 86 79 18 62 1 180 1.24 3.51
2013 Pit 10 11 0 - 0 30 30 1 191.0 165 79 70 11 67 3 209 1.21 3.30
2014 Phi 8 18 0 - 0 34 34 1 213.2 205 122 109 20 96 2 190 1.41 4.59
2015 Pit 3 1 0 - 0 8 8 0 52.0 42 9 8 2 18 1 43 1.15 1.38
Career 158 151 0 - 1 417 412 24 2619.1 2387 1273 1160 254 1069 34 2413 1.32 3.99

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
1999 Fla 7 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 .118 .118 .118
2000 Fla 13 25 3 7 1 1 1 3 3 10 0 0 .280 .357 .520
2001 Fla 27 50 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 27 0 0 .080 .115 .100
2002 Fla 31 57 1 6 2 0 1 3 5 28 0 0 .105 .177 .193
2003 Fla 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .143 .333 .143
2004 Fla 20 29 4 4 0 0 0 1 0 11 0 0 .138 .138 .138
2005 Fla 32 68 3 10 2 2 1 2 1 34 0 0 .147 .171 .279
2006 Tor 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2007 Tor 25 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2008 Tor 35 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2009 NYY 33 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200
2010 NYY 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2011 NYY 34 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2012 Pit 31 63 1 4 0 0 0 2 3 36 0 0 .063 .106 .063
2013 Pit 30 59 1 4 0 0 0 2 2 33 0 0 .068 .098 .068
2014 Phi 34 60 5 8 2 0 0 1 3 23 0 0 .133 .175 .167
2015 Pit 8 15 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 .133 .133 .133
Career 418 466 19 53 8 3 3 15 20 228 0 0 .114 .154 .163

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2009 NYY Total 1 1 0 - 0 5 5 0 27.1 22 16 16 1 16 1 24 5.27
    LDS 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.0 3 1 1 0 5 0 6 1.50
    LCS 0 0 0 - 0 2 2 0 12.1 11 8 8 0 5 0 7 5.84
    WS 1 1 0 - 0 2 2 0 9.0 8 7 7 1 6 1 11 7.00
2010 NYY Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.0 6 5 5 1 3 1 4 7.50
    LCS 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.0 6 5 5 1 3 1 4 7.50
2011 NYY Total 1 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 5.2 4 1 1 1 4 1 3 1.59
    LDS 1 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 5.2 4 1 1 1 4 1 3 1.59
2013 Pit Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 2.0 6 7 7 1 4 0 0 31.50
    LDS 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 2.0 6 7 7 1 4 0 0 31.50
Career 2 3 0 - 0 8 8 0 41.0 38 29 29 4 27 3 31 6.37

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2009 NYY Total 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
    WS 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2013 Pit Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
    LDS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Career 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 500 94 88 90.8 66.49
Curveball 227 85 79 81.5 30.19
Changeup 25 87 84 85.1 3.32

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