Description: Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports that Burton has been placed on the seven-day DL by Triple-A Louisville for thyroid testing.
Insight: The move was made retroactive to April 8, so Burton could return to Louisville's bullpen soon. (SportsBuff.com)
6/24/2009 9:43:00 AM
Description: Burton finished off the Reds loss on Tuesday by recording the final four outs. He struck out two batters and did not allow a base runner.
Insight: Burton struggled through the first two months of the season, but seems to have brought things under control. He hasn't walked anyone in his last five appearances and has a 0.90 ERA in June. (SportsBuff.com)