Extended | B: R | T: R | HT: 6-1 | WT: 195 | DOB: 12/7/87
The Mets selected Robbie with their 3rd round pick (103rd overall) in the 2009 amateur draft out of Florida Southern University. He was assigned to Brooklyn to begin his pro career. Shields previously attended Pasco High School in his hometown of Dade City, Florida. He underwent Tommy John surgery in the fall of 2009 and missed the first half of the 2010 season.
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