Report: White Sox Pull Closer Robertson Back, No Trade With YankeesHaving put in a claim over the weekend, the Yankees had hoped to work out a trade for closer David Robertson, but it wasn't to be.
David Robertson On Yankees' Facial Hair Rule: 'It's Kind Of Ridiculous'David Robertson is a happy man these days. The former Yankee signed a four-year, $46 million deal in the offseason, he's on an improved White Sox team and now he gets to grow some facial hair.
Silverman: Dark Times When White Sox, Marlins Trump Yankees In Free AgencyWhen you are promoting Andrew Miller and making a run at Chase Headley, you might as well tell your fans you’re going to try really hard to finish in third place next season.
Keidel: The Yankees Have Become Shockingly MediocreThe Yanks have devolved from stalkers to prey, from the monetary monoliths to members of the mediocrity.
Girardi On WFAN: Yankees In No Rush To Name Closer By Opening DayJoe Girardi reiterated to Sweeny Murti that he's "not too worried" about who will take over for David Robertson, if and when the team makes a final decision.
Happy With Pen And Pick, Yankees Never Made Offer To David RobertsonYankees general manager Brian Cashman revealed Tuesday he had no interest in retaining Robertson once New York agreed Friday to a $36 million, four-year deal with Andrew Miller.
With Robertson Gone, Andrew Miller Will Have Chance To Be Yanks' CloserAndrew Miller would have been happy to set up David Robertson with the Yankees. Now he'll get a chance to take over as New York's closer.
David Robertson Agrees To 4-Year, $46M Deal With White SoxThe Yankees had prepared for the possibility of Robertson's departure by agreeing last week to a $36 million, four-year contract with left-hander Andrew Miller.
Yankees' Andrew Miller: I'd Be Happy Setting Up For David Robertson"I would have absolutely zero qualms about him being in the mix," Miller said Monday, three days after agreeing to a $36 million, four-year contract.
Palladino: Re-Signing Robertson Would Be Yankees' Best Move At Winter MeetingsImagine. Andrew Miller in the seventh, Dellin Betances in the eighth, and David Robertson to close. It’s the type of pen a lot of teams only dream about.
Report: Yankees In Serious Pursuit Of Lefty Reliever MillerImagine the back end of a bullpen featuring Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller. The Yankees are reportedly dreaming up that very scenario.
Palladino: Count On It — Yankees Will Spend For TalentBrian Cashman has holes to fill. He doesn’t have the farm talent to fill them all, or leverage for a trade. So that leaves free agency. It’s the Yankees’ way.