A.J. Burnett News Archive
Burnett softened his stance on retirement after his solid outing Monday night, CSN Philly reports. "I guess you could say I've still got it when I do have it," Burnett said. "My decision will come down to how I feel and what my family and I decide. It's just one start, but to be able to go out and do that tonight makes you wonder."
Burnett won Monday against the Nationals as he pitched seven innings and allowed one run, three hits and one walk to go along with a season-high 12 strikeouts.
Burnett said he will probably retire after this season, CSN Philly reports.
Burnett fell to 6-14 on Tuesday, giving up five earned runs on six hits while walking four and striking out nine over 7.2 innings in a loss to the Mariners.
Burnett took his league-high 13th loss of the season Wednesday, giving up four runs on five hits with four walks and four strikeouts versus the Angels.
Burnett labored through six innings Friday night, surrendering five earned runs on 11 hits and two walks while collecting eight strikeouts in a 5-4 loss to the Mets.
Burnett pitched 1.2 innings while allowing five runs- one earned- before being ejected Saturday against the Nationals.