A.J. Burnett News Archive


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Apr 15
Burnett (groin) will start Thursday against the Braves, Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports.
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Tue, Apr 15
Apr 15
Burnett will need to have surgery after the season to repair an inguinal hernia, the Phillies' official site reports.
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Tue, Apr 15
Apr 14
Burnett (groin) is expected to make his scheduled start Wednesday, MLB.com's Todd Zolecki reports.
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Mon, Apr 14
Apr 14
Burnett threw a bullpen session Sunday and felt a pull in his groin muscle twice while throwing out of the stretch, the Phillies' official site reports. "It went away right after that," Burnett said. "I'm feeling good enough to throw."
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Mon, Apr 14
Apr 13
Burnett (groin) is likely to be replaced by David Buchanan in his next scheduled start Wednesday, as Buchanan was removed from Sunday's start in Triple-A after just one inning, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
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Sun, Apr 13
Apr 12
Burnett (groin) still felt sore Saturday, and it's unclear whether he'll be able to make his next start, which is scheduled for Wednesday against the Braves, Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports.
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Sat, Apr 12
Apr 12
Burnett said he isn't too concerned about the groin soreness that forced him from Friday's game, the Phillies' official site reports. "I'd just say it felt more snug that anything," he said. "Like everything was tight, opposed to something going. I guess that's a positive. I tried to mask it, but I guess I didn't, huh?...I'm not too concerned about it, but then again, you never know. I'm not a spring chicken anymore. But it takes a lot to get me out of the ballgame. I'm not happy about that."
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Sat, Apr 12
Apr 11
The Phillies announced Burnett was removed from Friday's start against the Marlins due to groin soreness, MLB.com's Todd Zolecki reports.
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Fri, Apr 11
Apr 11
Burnett was removed from Friday's start in the fifth inning after a visit to the mound from the team's athletic trainer, Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com reports.
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Fri, Apr 11
Apr 7
Burnett allowed eight runs, four earned, on five hits in Sunday's loss to the Cubs. He walked six and struck out three. "I just didn't get it done, bottom line," Burnett told MLB.com. "I was pitching behind. That was embarrassing. I don't care who you are or who you play against, that's unacceptable."
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Mon, Apr 7