Coach: A.J. Burnett has 'good attitude'

Updated: February 11, 2011, 9:04 AM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. -- New Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild says pitcher A.J. Burnett is positioned well heading into the start of spring training next week.

Burnett is coming off a disappointing season in which he went 10-15 with a 5.26 ERA in 33 starts, including 4-13 with a 6.48 ERA over the final four months and 1-7 from Aug. 1 on.

"His arm is healthy and his head is in a good spot," Rothschild said Thursday. "There's a lot of positives there. Where it goes from here we'll ...

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