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Breaking News: AJ Burnett Is a Yankee

matt eliasContributor IDecember 12, 2008

AJ Burnett has chosen the New York Yankees over the Atlanta Braves. Final details are being worked out but the offer is five years and just over $80 million. The pitcher coming off his career year is the second big name free agent signing by the Yankees this week.

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