April 21, 2003
RefusedTo sign autographs in Toronto for fear of contracting SARS, Red Sox pitcher John Burkett. Sox officials had advised players to minimize contact with locals during last week's trip to Ontario, where 223 cases...
July 16, 2001 | Tom Verducci
Considered washed up by the lowly Devil Rays, John Burkett has reinvented himself as an ace in Atlanta
May 23, 1994 | Edited by Jack McCallum
John BurkettThe San Francisco Giant pitcher, after being roughed up by the Colorado Rockies, on which pitch was giving him the most trouble: "The one that was coming out of my hand."
June 28, 1993 | Tim Kurkjian
RIGHT DOWN HIS ALLEY
June 25, 1990 | Shelley Smith
Move over Bo Knows and Neon Deion. Make room for the common man's cross trainer, San Francisco rookie John Burkett (right), one of the hottest pitchers in the National League. At week's end, Burkett had a 7-1 record,...