"I was able to make pitches at the right time," Burnett said. "Threw a lot of balls in there for strikes. Important that I stayed ahead in the count, especially against that lineup."
A.J. Burnett maintains mastery over Nationals in Phillies' win →
"I wish I could have found that little glitch about a month, two months ago," Burnett said. "Unfortunately it took a long time, but better late than never."
Burnett strikes out 12, Phillies beat Nationals →