Nationals Journal: Sean Burnett


Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 12/12/2012

The details of Sean Burnett's contract with the Angels

The Nationals did not compete with the Angels' offer to Sean Burnett.

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:29 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Sean Burnett leaves Nationals for Angels

The Angels have agreed to sign former Nationals reliever Sean Burnett pending a physical.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:01 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 12/02/2012

Sean Burnett's agent clarifies contract demands

Sean Burnett's agent shot down a report that the left-handed reliever is seeking a four-year contract in free agency.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:14 AM ET, 12/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 11/11/2012

Sean Burnetts market takes shape

With Jeremy Affeldt reportedly close to a new contract, Sean Burnett's market has been defined.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:39 PM ET, 11/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 11/01/2012

Adam LaRoche, Sean Burnett decline mutual options, become free agents

Nationals left-handed reliever Sean Burnett, a mainstay in the Nats bullpen, became a free agent this morning when he declined his half of a mutual option for the 2013 season

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:21 AM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:48 PM ET, 10/13/2012

Sean Burnett will undergo surgery, could become a free agent

Sean Burnett will undergo surgery to remove a bone spur from his left elbow.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:48 PM ET, 10/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 09/19/2012

Sean Burnett focused on execution, not health

Sean Burnett is healthy, but he's still trying to break bad habits caused by an elbow injury.

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:42 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 09/11/2012

Sean Burnett to be available Wednesday for first time in more than a week

Sean Burnett will play catch on Tuesday and, barring any setbacks, be available on Wednesday against the Mets.

By James Wagner  |  06:49 PM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:35 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Sean Burnett throws bullpen session, could return Wednesday

The left-hander reported feeling no pain after throwing nearly 15 pitches off the mound for the first time in a week.

By James Wagner  |  06:35 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 09/09/2012

Sean Burnett playing catch, feeling better

Sean Burnett played catch for the first time on Saturday since being held out of games for a week and felt better.

By James Wagner  |  12:34 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:41 PM ET, 09/06/2012

Sean Burnett expected to play catch on Saturday

The left-handed reliever is expected to throw and play catch on Saturday and could possibly return to pitching in a game as soon as Monday,

By James Wagner  |  06:41 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 09/04/2012

As Sean Burnett rests with nerve irritation in elbow, Christian Garcia could play a role

With Sean Burnett resting his elbow and Ryan Mattheus having pitched twice in a row, the Nationals got Christian Garcia loose in a 1-0 game yesterday

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:25 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Sean Burnett dealing with irritation in his left elbow, will rest for a couple days

Reliever Sean Burnett has experienced irritation in his left elbow and will rest for a couple days.

By James Wagner  |  12:58 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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