Tampa Bay Rays defeat New York Yankees, 7-2

Perhaps Mother Nature gave A.J. Burnett that black eye last week.

Clearly, she's working against him.

On a night when the enigmatic righthander had hoped to build some momentum toward the postseason, Burnett found himself watching most of the game from the clubhouse after a two-hour, 11-minute rain delay washed out his start after only three innings. "I thought he had great stuff tonight," Joe Girardi said. "It's unfortunate."

The Yankees went on to drop a 7-2 decisi...