Projected stats for the rest of the season as calculated by PECOTA, Baseball Prospectus' proprietary system that projects player performance based on comparisons with historical player-seasons
Projected end-of-season stats, combining year-to-date stats with PECOTA projected stats for the remainder of the season
Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett did not factor into the decision after allowing two runs (one earned) on eight hits and two walks with five strikeouts in six innings against the Reds on Thursday.
Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett lost after allowing four runs (three earned) on 14 hits and a walk with seven strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings on Friday vs. the Nationals.