NAME: David Robertson
TEAM: Philadelphia Phillies (60-day IL)
POSITION: Relief Pitcher
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5’11″/ 195 Pounds
COLLEGE (HOMETOWN): Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL)
DAVID ROBERTSON HIGHLIGHTS
NEWS ABOUT DAVID ROBERTSON
The Phillies have emerged as one of the most dangerous teams in the MLB following this offseason, but with the numerous upgrades came one department that remained unchanged. Many hesitate on calling the Phillies a postseason threat with the current rotation, but with the MLB's adjustment of the trade deadline, this could be the perfect opportunity for the Phillies to steal another star arm.
This could be it, the ending to the grueling development in the Bryce Harper and Manny Machado sagas. Philadelphia still stands in the front for both phenoms. Is the offseason a success without them?
The Phillies finally took action at fixing their greatest Achilles heel with the signing of David Robertson. He could be the talent needed to close games for the white and red.
Now that the despare of the Phillies season has worn off enough, it is time to look forward to the 2019 season. The team already has a solid group of young talent, but who should the Phillies sign to turn their lineup of potential into a postseason threat?