Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:36:14 -0700
The New York Yankees are expected to give a qualifying offer of $15.3 million to CL David Robertson next season and there is a good chance he will remain with the club instead of becoming a free agent.
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:49:08 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson will not be used against the Boston Red Sox Saturday, Sept. 27, but manager Joe Girardi said he could pitch Sunday, Sept. 28, in an attempt to record his 40th save. Girardi added that if Robertson already had 40 saves, he would have probably been shut down for the season.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:38:54 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson allowed one hit in a scoreless ninth inning with two strikeouts Friday, July 25, against the Toronto Blue Jays to secure his 26th save in 28 chances.
Fantasy Tip: Robertson isn't going to make anyone forget Mariano Rivera anytime soon, but he has done a superb job taking over the closer role from the legend and not being overwhelmed filling giant shoes. Robertson is a top-notch fantasy closer.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:22:43 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson said there has not been any contract extension talks with the team at this point.
Sun, 01 Jun 2014 18:37:33 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson allowed five runs on two hits in two-thirds of an inning Sunday, June 1, to blow his second save of the season. Robertson walked three batters and struck out two during the outing.
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:21:05 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson (groin) was activated from the 15-day disabled list. The club sent RP Cesar Cabral down to Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Fantasy Tip: Slot Robertson into your lineup if you haven't already. It may be worth hanging on to Shawn Kelley for a bit in case Robertson struggles, but most mixed-leaguers can ditch the backup.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:57:00 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson (groin) will regain his closer role when he comes off the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, April 22.
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:24:34 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson (groin) said he expects to be activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, April 22.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:10:11 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson (groin) threw a 25-pitch bullpen session Thursday, April 17, and said he felt good. He'll pitch in a minor league game Saturday, April 19, and is expected to return from the disabled list Tuesday, April 22.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:50:21 -0700
New York Yankees RP David Robertson (groin) said he will make a rehab outing with Single-A Tampa Saturday, April 19.
Fantasy Tip: Robertson is eligible to be activated from the DL next Tuesday, and he fully expects to be ready by then. Every indication is that Robertson will be handed the closing duties back immediately by Joe Girardi. Shawn Kelley has done a fine job in his absence, and he'll remain the handcuff to Robertson moving forward.