AJ Burnett August 20, 2011 (Jim Mone/AP Photo)

Girardi Defends Burnett Emotions

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is defending embattled starter A.J. Burnett for his latest outburst after being pulled from a game.


A.J. Burnett (Frank Franklin II/AP Photo)

Yankees In Rare Day Loss To A’s

Hideki Matsui homered against his former team, Rich Harden earned his second win of the season and the Oakland Athletics snapped an 11-game losing streak to the New York Yankees with a 4-3 victory Saturday.


A.J. Burnett

Ichiro, Mariners Ground Yanks, 4-3

Seattle rallied from a three-run deficit to win for the ninth
time in 11 games and moved back to .500 for the first time since
April 4 by taking advantage of the Yankees’ bullpen.


A.J. Burnett

Tigers Win Third in a Row Over Yankees

Brennan Boesch dives home three runs in Tigers win over Yankees.


A.J. Burnett, Bian Roberts

Yankees Beat Baltimore,Burnett Wins Again

Alex Rodriguez and Jorge Posada homer in Yankees win over Orioles.


(Kathy Willens/AP Photo)

Jeter Moves Up On All-Time List As Yankees Defeat Twins 4-3

Derek Jeter passed Rogers Hornsby for 33rd place on baseball’s all-time list with two hits, and the New York Yankees’ relievers held off the Minnesota Twins to win 4-3.


Kevin Long, Larry Rothschild, A.J. Burnett

Burnett Struggles in Yankees Loss to Toronto

Battery problems,wildness by pitcher A.J.Burnett and errors by catcher Russell Martin helped the Blue Jays beat the Yankees 6-5.


Kathy Willens/AP Photo

Burnett Pitches 3 Perfect Innings in Yankees Win

A.J.Burnett pitches a perfect 3 innings in Yankees win over the Phillies.


Robinson Cano

Yanks Over Astros Split Squad 6-5

A.J. Burnett pitched two scoreless innings in his first start of the spring after a distressing 2010 season, and the New York Yankees beat a Houston Astros split squad 6-5 on Wednesday.