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Cardinals' Nick Robertson: Traded to STL for O'Neill
The Red Sox traded Robertson and Victor Santos (undisclosed) to the Cardinals on Friday in exchange for Tyler O'Neill (foot), Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.
Robertson had a tough time finding his footing in 2023, posting a 6.04 ERA and 1.75 WHIP across 22.1 innings between the Dodgers and Red Sox. St. Louis' relatively weak bullpen gives Robertson a better chance at sticking around in the majors to begin next season, but he likely won't be relied upon in many high-leverage situations.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Returns to big leagues
Robertson was recalled from Triple-A Worcester on Thursday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.
He's taking the roster spot vacated by Chris Martin, whose season is over due to a viral infection. Robertson has posted a 6.33 ERA over 17 big-league appearances this season between the Dodgers and Red Sox.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Optioned to Triple-A
The Red Sox optioned Robertson to Triple-A Worcester on Sunday, Mac Cerullo of the Boston Herald reports.
Robertson will be pushed off the big-league roster following the return of Zack Kelly (elbow) from the 60-day injured list. Robertson has given up eight runs over 11 innings since joining the Red Sox in July.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Gets opener nod for nightcap
Robertson will serve as Boston's opening pitcher in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Yankees, Gabrielle Starr of the Boston Herald reports.
Robertson has allowed 14 runs -- 11 earned -- in 16.1 major-league innings of relief this season between the Dodgers and Red Sox. The 25-year-old right-hander probably won't go more than a frame or two in the nightcap Thursday at Fenway Park.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Recalled from Triple-A
Boston recalled Robertson from Triple-A Worcester on Sunday, Jen McCaffrey of The Athletic reports.
Robertson has been torched for 14 runs -- 11 earned -- through his first 14.1 major-league innings this season, but the Red Sox need a fresh bullpen arm leading into Sunday's series finale against the Orioles.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Sent back to Triple-A
Robertson was optioned to Triple-A Worcester on Wednesday, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.
Robertson allowed four runs over four frames during his brief time in Boston after coming over from the Dodgers in a trade. He's being replaced by a fresh bullpen arm in right-hander Kyle Barraclough, whose contract was selected from Triple-A in a corresponding move.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Joining big club
Robertson was recalled from Triple-A Worcester on Sunday, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.
The 25-year-old was acquired from the Dodgers in the Enrique Hernandez trade in late July and was immediately optioned to Worcester. Robertson has given up seven earned runs with 13 strikeouts over 10.1 frames in his first taste of the big leagues this year, though he's pitched well at Triple-A with a 2.87 ERA, 1.12 HIP and 46:10 K:BB over 31.1 innings.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Acquired in Hernandez trade
Boston acquired Robertson and Justin Hagenman from the Dodgers in exchange for Enrique Hernandez on Tuesday, Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reports.
Robertson has struggled to a 6.10 ERA in nine relief appearances this season at the MLB level, but he boasts a 2.54 ERA and 42:9 K:BB in 28.1 innings of work at Triple-A. The 25-year-old right-hander could maybe get some high-leverage looks with the Red Sox down the stretch, though it's unclear yet whether he'll report directly to Boston or head to its Triple-A affiliate in Worcester.... See More ... See Less
Red Sox's Nick Robertson: Optioned after trade
Boston optioned Robertson to Triple-A Worcester on Tuesday, Chad Jennings of The Athletic reports.
The 25-year-old right-hander was acquired from the Dodgers on Tuesday evening -- along with Justin Hagenman -- in exchange for Enrique Hernandez. Robertson should get an opportunity in the Red Sox bullpen at some point down the stretch.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Nick Robertson: Dispatched to minors
The Dodgers optioned Robertson from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Wednesday, David Vassegh of AM 570 LA Sports reports.
Los Angeles will swap out one reliever for another ahead of Wednesday's series finale in Baltimore, as lefty Justin Bruihl was called up from Oklahoma City to replace Robertson on the 26-man active roster. During his latest stay with the Dodgers, Robertson made three appearances and gave up two runs (one earned) on five hits while striking out five over 2.2 innings.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Nick Robertson: Back in majors
The Dodgers recalled Robertson from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.
Robertson and Alex Vesia will join the Dodgers bullpen as replacements for Yency Almonte (paternity) and Daniel Hudson (knee). Robertson holds an impressive 2.73 ERA and 1.00 WHIP at Triple-A this season, but those numbers balloon to a 7.04 ERA and 2.09 WHIP through 7.2 innings in the majors.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Nick Robertson: Optioned to Triple-A
Robertson was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.
The right-hander was sent to Triple-A to make room for Daniel Hudson (knee), who was activated off the 60-day injured list. Robertson showed some decent flashes during his short time in the Los Angeles bullpen, but a 9.39 ERA and 2.22 WHIP in 7.2 innings suggests there's more work to be done before he'll be a reliable option.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Nick Robertson: Called up from Triple-A
The Dodgers selected Robertson's contract from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Tuesday, Fabian Ardaya of The Athletic reports.
Robertson has earned his first MLB call-up after working to a 2.13 ERA and 37:7 K:BB through 25.1 innings this season out of the OKC bullpen. The 24-year-old right-hander figures to operate in middle relief for Los Angeles.... See More ... See Less
Dodgers' Nick Robertson: Impresses in big-league debut
Robertson struck out three batters in two perfect innings against the Reds on Wednesday.
Robertson got his first call-up to the majors Tuesday after posting a 2.13 ERA and 37:7 K:BB over 25.1 innings for Triple-A Oklahoma City. The right-hander needed just 22 pitches to get through two frames in his first major-league appearance, tossing 15 strikes and punching out three batters. Robertson has closer-like stuff, including a fastball that tops out in the upper-90s, and he saved seven games for OKC before his promotion. He'll likely work in middle relief for now but could ascend up the pecking order in Los Angeles quickly given the team's bullpen struggles this season.... See More ... See Less
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