Nova doesn't know what pressure is

Rookie stays cool in the August heat -- and in the midst of the AL East race

Updated: August 30, 2010, 10:32 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

CHICAGO -- In every walk of life, there are those who make things complicated and those who keep them simple.

Likewise in baseball, there are pitchers who sweat every pitch and pitchers who break the game down to nothing more than a game of catch at 60 feet, 6 inches.

In the New York Yankees' rotation, there is one of each. A.J. Burnett is the one who sweats every pitch, flogs himself over every mistake, makes the game even bigger and more terrifying than it already is, ...

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