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+ New York Yankees Status: Active (MLB)


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Biography Data
Positions: P-610
Proper Name: David Alan Robertson
Born: April 9, 1985 (32.109)
Place Birmingham, Alabama
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 180 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Central (Tuscaloosa,AL)
College: University of Alabama
Drafted: 2006 -- 17th round (524th overall) by New York Yankees (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 29,2008 (23.081)
Service Time:8.070 (2016)
TBC Player ID:57949
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-07-18 - New York Yankees - Traded from White Sox with Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle to Yankees for Tyler Clippard, Blake Rutherford, Ian Clarkin and Tito Polo More
Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($46m) by Chicago White Sox (2014-12-11)
Organizations:NYA, CHA
Relationship(s):Brother of Connor Robertson

Pitch Repertoire Cutter (55.97%) -- Fastball (31.42%) -- Curveball (10.71%) -- Changeup (1.87%) -- Slider (0.03%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 91.8 - [2016] - 92.61 - [2015] - 92.7 - [2014] - 92.62 - [2013] - 92.36 - [2012] - 92.34 - [2011] - 93.25 - [2010] - 91.94


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-07-18New York YankeesCLActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBTraded from White Sox with Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle to Yankees for Tyler Clippard, Blake Rutherford, Ian Clarkin and Tito Polo40man
    2017-07-05Chicago White SoxCLActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBReinstated from paternity leave list40man
    2017-07-03Chicago White SoxCLPat LeaveChicago White SoxMLBPlaced on paternity leave list40man
    2016
    2016-05-01Chicago White SoxCLActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBReinstated from bereavement list40man
    2016-04-28Chicago White SoxCLBChicago White SoxMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2014
    2014-12-11Chicago White SoxCLActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBSigned to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($46m)40man
    2014-10-31RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-04-22New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-04-08New York YankeesRPDL-15New York YankeesMLBDL-15 Groin strain40man
    2014-01-17New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5.215m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2013
    2013-01-26New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($3.1m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012
    2012-06-14New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-10New York YankeesPDL-15Scranton/Wilkes-BarreAAAAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-05-15New York YankeesPDL-15New York YankeesMLBDL-15 Strained left oblique40man
    2009
    2009-05-26New York YankeesCLActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)40man
    2009-05-09New York YankeesRPMinorsScranton/Wilkes-BarreAAAAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)40man
    2009-04-25New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)40man
    2009-04-17New York YankeesRPMinorsScranton/Wilkes-BarreAAAAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)40man
    2009-04-16New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by New York Yankees in 17th round (524th overall) of 2006 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Chicago White Sox$ 12,000,00093489$ 535,000$ 4,304,794
    2016Chicago White Sox$ 11,000,00098489$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Chicago White Sox$ 10,000,000112487$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014New York Yankees$ 5,215,0002101677$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-12-11 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($46m)
    2014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5.215m) Avoiding arbitration
    2013New York Yankees$ 3,100,0002791869$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-01-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($3.1m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012New York Yankees$ 1,600,0003572161$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011New York Yankees$ 460,4505562339$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010New York Yankees$ 426,6505712737$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009New York Yankees$ 400,000724410$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008New York Yankees$ 390,000753480$ 390,000$ 2,696,252

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