Nationals Claim Tyler Robertson

The Nationals have claimed Tyler Robertson off of waivers from the Twins, the clubs have announced.  Robertson was designated for assignment by Minnesota on Monday.

The left-hander is the son of Jay Robertson, who works within the Nats' front office as a special assistant to the GM.  Robertson owns a 5.54 ERA with 9.7 K/9 and 4.8 BB/9 across 26 innings of work over the last two seasons for the Twins.  The 25-year-old has also spent parts of three seasons at Triple-A where he posted a 3.64 ERA with 9.8 K/9 and 5.1 BB/9.

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