David Robertson

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David Robertson (born April 9, 1985 in Birmingham) is a Major League baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees.

Professional career

Robertson was drafted by the Yankees in the 17th round of the 2006 MLB Draft out of the University of Alabama. On June 28, 2008 the Yankees called him up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees.

Personal

His brother Connor pitches for the Arizona Diamondbacks, and was called up one day after David.

References

  • David Robertson (baseball). (July 11, 2008). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved July 11, 2008.
  • Melick, Ray (July 11, 2008) "Pitching brothers David and Connor Robertson arrive in the majors within hours of each other." Birmingham News.