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DAVID ROBERTSON RUMORS

OJTB Yankees Spotlight: RHP David Robertson

With RHP Mariano Rivera’s retirement at the end of last season, RHP David Robertson was in a tough spot. He was, after all, replacing arguably the greatest closer in the history of baseball. To the delight of the Yankees and their fans, Robertson has thrived in his new role. At the All-Star Break, Robertson has converted 23 of his 25 save opportunities. Getty Images Robertson,...
Via One Jet At A Time
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Robertson saves Yankees’ big win over AL East- leading Blue Jays, 5-3

David Robertson hadn’t pitched in a week, so Joe Girardi knew he was going to get his closer into Wednesday night’s game regardless of the score. It was a good thing Robertson was well-rested. Girardi needed a five-out save from Robertson, who answered the call to seal a much-needed 5-3 win over the Blue Jays as the Yankees avoided being swept in the three-game set at Rogers...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

After 18 Saves, Taking Stock Of Yankees' David Robertson

When David Robertson took the mound last night for his 20th save opportunity, it was his first appearance in a week.  Robertson showed no signs of rust as he completed a five-out save, his 18th, securing a salvage of the Yankees' final game of their latest series in Toronto. While we're not quite at the season's halfway mark, now is as good a time as any to take stock...
Via Lady At The Bat
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Why David Robertson's Injury Won't Lead To An All-Out Disaster For Yankees

With David Robertson landing on the disabled list yesterday, it was very tempting to go into panic mode, especially with last year's injury-plagued season, and with Mariano Rivera's first year of retirement underway.It was only natural to ask questions such as these:  Will players drop like flies as they did in 2013? Will the Yankees lead the league in blown saves? Will...
Via Lady At The Bat
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

David Robertson Lands on Disabled List, Tex Injury Update

Today’s home opener was marred with some bad news. Yankees closer David Robertson has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained groin. It’s being classified as a grade 1 strain, which isnt the worst news, but once again manager Joe Giriardi isn’t taking any chances. Robertson apparently injured his groin while closing out Sunday’s game in Toronto, but didn...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees: What song do you want David Robertson to enter too?

David Robertson (Photo credit: Keith Allison) With Spring Training right around the corner, baseball fanatics, like myself, tend to over-analyze possibilities for the forthcoming season. Last night, instead of going forward I got a tad nostalgic. I found myself glued to YouTube watching videos of the newly retired New York Yankees closer Marino Rivera. From last season’s All-Star...
Via Lady Loves Pinstripes
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

David Robertson named New York Yankees nominee for the 2013 Roberto Clemente Award

David Robertson was announced as the New York Yankees nominee for the 2013 Roberto Clemente Award. (Mike Stobe/Getty Images) Named after the 15-time All-Star and Hall of Fame outfielder Roberto Clemente; the award is in recognition of a player who best represents the game of baseball in positive ways on and off the field. This includes sportsmanship and community involvement. David...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
September 16, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Yankees trade rumors

As the baseball world finds itself at the All-Star break, the New York Yankees find themselves on the top of the baseball world. After starting 0-3 and having an abysmal April, the Yankees got hot right at the end of May and have tore through the AL East like nobody’s business. Right now the Yankees have a 52-33 record, tops in the majors. But even the best team in Major League...
Via isportsweb.com
July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Robertson's Return Put on Hold

From George A. King III:There was a time last week when it appeared David Robertson had a chance to come off the disabled list next weekend against the Tigers. However, with the right-handed reliever reporting to the Yankees’ minor league complex in Tampa on Thursday to start a throwing program that will be followed by minor league rehab games, Detroit isn’t a destination...
Via Sliding Into Home
May 28, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Bad news from Bombers camp

David Robertson steps (Photo credit: Dinur) The first bad news out of New York Yankees camp came today, as it seems that All-Star pitcher David Robertson is scheduled to have an MRI on his foot. This is the last thing any Yankee fan wants to hear, as Robertson was virtually indispensable in the team’s success last season. Yankees beat writer Bryan Hoch broke the news...
Via Lady Loves Pinstripes
March 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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