CHICAGO -- Whenever A.J. Burnett feels like history is within reach, his mind drifts back to his previous no-hitter.
"I always think about it," he said of his May 12, 2001, no-hitter against the Padres. "I want to clean that one up. That was a wild one."
He's not being modest. Burnett walked nine in that game. It's a wonder he didn't send his cap to Ripley's Believe It or Not, rather than the Hall of Fame.
In the Pirates' 5-0 win over the Cubs on Tuesday night, Burnett ...Read full story