AJ Burnett may have left Pittsburgh for a $16 million deal with the Phillies but Pirates staff say that his influence has remained with the young pitching staff. Burnett's time with the Pirates was spent nurturing young talent in the bullpen. Burnett's stint in Pittsburgh may have been too short but everyone has spoken highly of him and his contributions to the team as a player and a guiding force for young players. 

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