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New York Yankees: Can They Do Anything with A.J. Burnett Going Forward?

night was supposed to be an easy win for the Yankees and A.J. Burnett.

By the bottom of the third inning, the Yankees had handed Burnett a 13-1 lead, chasing out starter Gavin Floyd by getting nine hits and 10 runs off him in 2.1 innings.

Burnett just had to get through five innings of work to even qualify for the easiest win possible.

And yet, he couldn't even get that done.

Burnett proceeded to give up five runs in the bottom of the fourth inning and another run in the bottom of the fifth, which made the score 13-7, and it could have gotten even worse if Joe Girardi had not pulled Burnett out of the game.

Once Burnett was pulled from the game, the White Sox stopped scoring runs. The Yankees still went on ...

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