The Philadelphia Phillies Should Bring Chicago Cubs Reliever David Robertson Back to the Bullpen

In 2009, his first full MLB season, David Robertson helped the New York Yankees win the World Series. His opponents, of course, were the Philadelphia Phillies.

Flash back nearly a decade later, and Robertson joined the team he helped defeat, signing a two-year, $23 million deal with the Phillies in January 2019. After just seven games, however, he went down with a flexing strain on his right elbow. One Tommy John operation later, and his time in Philadelphia was over almost as quickly as it began.

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