David Robertson

Second baseman Brian Roberts #14 of the New York Yankees dives for but cannot catch a single hit by Adam Eaton #1 of the Chicago White Sox during the first inning at U.S. Cellular Field on May 23, 2014 in Chicago.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Robertson Gives Up 2-Run Homer, White Sox Beat Yankees 6-5

Adam Dunn hit a two-run homer off David Robertson in the ninth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 6-5 on Friday night.

05/24/2014

The Yankees’ Derek Jeter, left, forces out the Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo during the seventh inning on May 21, 2014, at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Yankees Escape Wrigley With Split, Outlast Cubs In 13 Innings

Brendan Ryan scored on a wild pitch before John Ryan Murphy capped a two-run 13th inning with an RBI single, and the New York Yankees beat the Cubs 4-2 Wednesday.

05/22/2014

Joe Girardi takes Yankees pitcher Ivan Nova off the mound during the fifth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees Say Surgery Has Been Recommended For Injured Starter Nova

The latest reports are in on Ivan Nova and they are not good.

04/22/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Getting Close: Yankees’ Teixeira Plays In 2nd Extended Spring Game

Teixeira played five innings of defense in Friday’s intrasquad game at the Yankees’ minor-league complex. He says he is ready to return Sunday, the first day he is eligible to be activated from the 15-day disabled list.

04/18/2014

Cesar Cabral (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

With Robertson On DL, Yankees Call Up Lefty Reliever Cesar Cabral

The 25-year-old Cabral made his major-league debut last year with the Yankees, pitching 3 2/3 innings. He had a 0.00 ERA in 9 1/3 innings during spring training this year.

04/08/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees Closer David Robertson Placed On DL With Strained Groin

Robertson had an MRI earlier in the day that revealed the injury. He has posted two saves this season and has allowed one hit in three scoreless innings.

04/07/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), CC Sabathia (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images), Mark Teixeira (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Sweeny’s Opening Day Thoughts: Yankees’ Season Hinges On Jeter, CC, Teixeira

If all three don’t have bounce-back years it won’t matter what the new guys do. Consider these three guys the core for 2014.

04/01/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images), Juan Lagares (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Palladino: Uncertainty Abounds For Mets, Yankees As Season Opens

Until they start throwing around the old hardball for real, everybody’s even despite the obvious baggage the Mets bring against the Nationals on Monday or the improvements the Yanks take to Houston on Tuesday.

03/31/2014

David Robertson pitches against the Boston Red Sox at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 18, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Palladino: What Should Yankees Fans Expect From David Robertson?

Prepare to be unspoiled. Though D-Rob has shown a solid, “go get ’em” attitude on his six Grapefruit League outings, nobody knows how he’ll handle closer duties.

03/24/2014

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 04: Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Turner Field on October 4, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/12/2014

Yankees starter Ivan Nova (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Nova, Robertson Sharp In Yankees’ Win Over Nationals

David Robertson pitched a scoreless fourth inning Monday in his first appearance as the Yankees’ new closer in New York’s 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.

03/03/2014

Craig Carton (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Carton, Melo, Harvey, Heyman Crack List Of NY’s Most Influential Tweeters

New York Magazine released its list of New York’s most influential tweeters on Friday, and both WFAN and local athletes were well-represented.

02/28/2014

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mariano’s Advice For D-Rob: Forget What I Did, You Control Your Own Game

Speaking to WFAN’s Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts on Wednesday, Mariano Rivera offered a ton of advice to Robertson, touched on Derek Jeter’s upcoming retirement tour and the Yankees’ exhibition games in Panama.

02/26/2014

Hiroki Kuroda (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Pitchers And Catchers Report: 5 Things To Know About Yankees Going Into Camp

After missing the playoffs for the second time in 19 years, the Yankees added pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, catcher Brian McCann and outfielders Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran for a total commitment of $438 million.

02/14/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Robertson Takes Replacing Legendary Rivera As Yankees Closer In Stride

“It’s the same deal,” Robertson said Tuesday after a pre-spring training workout at the Yankees’ minor league complex. “Throwing the eighth or ninth inning, you’ve still got to get three outs.”

02/04/2014

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