In the past, Burnett has also played for other franchise like Toronto Blue Jays and Florida Marlins. Burnett played with the Marlins from 1999 through 2005. On December 6, 2005, he signed a five-year $55 million worth of contract with Toronto Blue Jays. The managing of Blue Jays was extra careful in offering Burnett a five-year deal because he is known to be prone to injuries. In 2008, he consented to an 5-year $82.5 million deal with the New York Yankees.
AJ Burnett Net Worth $45 Million
Before the 2012 season has started, Yankees has declared their intentions of trading Burnett to Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for Diego Moreno and Exicardo Cayones. For that deal, Yankees agreed to pay $20 million out of $33 million that continues on Burnett’s contract. A.J. Burnett was born on January 3, 1977 in North Little Rock, Arkansas. He currently resides in Monkton, Maryland with his wife Karen and their two kids named AJ Jr and Ashton.