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Beaver County Times Aug 30, 2015
Rotation juggling will let Cole start at St. Louis; Burnett closer to return

Rotation juggling will let Cole start at St. Louis; Burnett closer to return

The Pirates shuffled their rotation Sunday so ace Gerrit Cole can start at St. Louis in the finale of a pivotal three-game series, and veteran right-hander A.J. Burnett felt good after a 71-pitch bullpen session.
Beaver County Times Aug 22, 2015
Burnett encouraged by early throwing sessions

Burnett encouraged by early throwing sessions

Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett says he is making progress in his recovery from a strained flexor tendon in his pitching elbow.

The Wrong J.A. Show

If this is what life is going to be like without A.J. Burnett in the rotation…there’s reason to be concerned about the state of this pitching staff. Granted, J.A. Happ‘s start wasn’t much different from what Burnett had been doing lately, but before we learned he was hurt that looked like more of an aberration. […]
Beaver County Times Aug 3, 2015
Pirates' Burnett hopeful of returning after MRI shows elbow strain

Pirates' Burnett hopeful of returning after MRI shows elbow strain

An MRI performed Monday on Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett's elbow showed only a strain, giving him a chance of pitching again this season.

A.J. Burnett Update

A.J. Burnett has a flexor strain in his right elbow. Got a PRP injection today. Will miss approx. four weeks. — Stephen J. Nesbitt (@stephenjnesbitt) August 3, 2015 Not quite as bad as some feared yesterday (word was going around that he could be done for good), but still…this means the Pirates are going to […]

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