Latest David Robertson News

Phillies try to show run to World Series was just a start

Nov. 07, 2022 21:38 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper stepped off the team bus after it pulled up outside Citizens Bank Park and posed with fans for selfies — including a little kid who dressed like the Phillies slugger — and waved goodbye to the small party of fans. With that, Harper walked away...

Series saver Robertson gets 2nd Phils chance 3 years later

Oct. 30, 2022 18:12 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — David Robertson walked off the mound after retiring Miami’s Miguel Rojas in April 2019. He wouldn’t throw another big league pitch for nearly 2 1/2 years. He was a big bucks bust, his elbow shot less than a month into a $23 million, two-year contract with...

A capsule look at World Series between Phillies and Astros

Oct. 25, 2022 10:11 AM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-seven World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and Houston Astros: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Houston, 8:03 p.m. (Fox); Game 2, Saturday, at Houston, 8:03 p.m. (Fox); Game 3, Monday, Oct. 31, at Philadelphia,...

Astros McCullers OK after being cut by bottle in celebration

Oct. 21, 2022 13:57 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston right-hander Lance McCullers Jr. sustained a small cut to his throwing elbow after being hit with a bottle during the team’s celebration after winning the AL Division Series. “Unfortunately, after the victory in Seattle, I caught a spare champagne bottle...

Marsh Madness! Phillies beat Braves 8-3 in Game 4, into NLCS

Oct. 16, 2022 01:56 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper stood as still in the clubhouse as he does when he admires a home run and accepted the beer bath from bottles his Phillies teammates took delight in pouring on him. Harper's goggles provided no defense for the waterfall of booze streaming down his...

Phillies' Robertson injured celebrating, off NLDS roster

Oct. 11, 2022 11:55 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies reliever David Robertson will miss the NL Division Series after injuring his right calf jumping to celebrate Bryce Harper's home run in their clinching wild-card victory at St. Louis. The Phillies left Robertson off the roster for their NLDS...

David Ross, Chicago Cubs hope to build on strong 2nd half

Oct. 06, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Nico Hoerner had a solid all-around season. Christopher Morel made a successful big league debut. Justin Steele and Keegan Thompson had breakthrough performances on the mound. At the end of another long year, the Chicago Cubs felt they were moving in the right...

Acuña delivers late, Braves outlast Phillies 8-7 in 11

Sep. 25, 2022 20:38 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ronald Acuña singled home the go-ahead run in the 11th inning and the Braves stayed close in the NL East race, outlasting the Phillies 8-7 Sunday in a game that took over six hours to complete because of a two-hour rain delay. “Our goal is to win the World...