The Pirates believe that Yankees’ castoff A.J. Burnett can find success in Pittsburgh, away from the pressures of New York.
His team had just unraveled late in the game again, and Mets manager Terry Collins was seething. “I’m running out of ideas here,” the fiery Collins said Wednesday night after dressing down his club following a 9-3 loss to Pittsburgh
Kevin Correia became the first eight-game winner in the majors and the pesky Pittsburgh Pirates scratched out five infield singles in a five-run seventh inning to beat the New York Mets 9-3 on Wednesday night.
The Washington Nationals figure it was worth asking: Hey, Cliff Lee, want to play in the nation’s capital? Most every team is a player this week, it seems.