David Robertson

David Robertson

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/195 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Birmingham, Alabama
College: Alabama
Draft: 2006 17th round by the
  • Associated Press

    Alex Kirilloff slugs 3-run homer in the 8th, leads Twins past Rangers 5-3 for 4th straight victory

    Alex Kirilloff hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 5-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday. Kirilloff, who also hit a go-ahead home run in the Twins’ series-opening victory over the World Series champions on Friday night, drove a 1-0 pitch from David Robertson (2-2) into the bullpen in left-center, helping Minnesota win its fourth straight game. After a 7-for-59 skid dropped his batting average to .202, Kirilloff has rallied the past eight days, going 5 for 16 with three home runs.

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis)

    Rangers manager Bochy ejected over overturned strike three call to Julien

    Why did Rangers manager Bruce Bochy spend Saturday's final two innings in the visitor's clubhouse? "It was a blown call," Bochy fumed after the Twins beat Texas 5-3 at Target Field. "That's why I didn't get to see the end of the game." Bochy was ejected by home plate umpire Laz Diaz after complaining that Twins second baseman Edouard Julien fouled off a full-count curveball from reliever David ...

  • Associated Press

    Elias Díaz has 2 hits including a tiebreaking single in a six-run 7th, Rockies beat Rangers 8-3

    Elias Díaz had two hits including a tiebreaking single in a six-run seventh inning, Ryan McMahon tied a career high with four hits, and Colorado won its first series of the season with an 8-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night. The Rockies, who had lost 11 of their first 12 series and split the other, won their third straight game for the first time this season. Jacob Stallings had a two-run single and Charlie Blackmon had a two-run double in the seventh, when the Rockies scored all six runs with two outs.