A.J. Burnett to Make Pittsburgh Pirates Debut Tonight
The Pittsburgh Pirates have activated right-handed pitcher A.J. Burnett from the disabled list and are expected to start him tonight.
Kevin Correia was originally scheduled to start tonight’s game while Burnett was to make his final rehab appearance for AA-Altoona, but Correia is “experiencing discomfort in his left side” and will be skipped, according to Pirates Prospects.
Tonight’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals will mark his Pittsburgh Pirates debut.
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