Addison Russell

Chicago Cubs #17 - Short Stop

  • Born: 01/23/94
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 195
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Does J.P. Crawford Make the Grade?

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Let's find out if Phillies' infield prospect J.P. Crawford makes the grade...

Should Mets and Cubs swap Syndergaard for a SS?

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Should the New York Mets and Chicago Cubs explore a trade sending Noah Syndergaard to Chicago in exchange for a shortstop?

Minor League Wrap: Smokies, Cougars Win

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The Smokies and Kane County win as Daytona's hitting woes returned.

Cubs call up top prospect Javier Baez

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The long-awaited arrival of one of the minor league's best power bats is finally upon is.

MLB
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Javier Baez gets promoted to the Cubs

He won't be playing shortstop any longer, but that barely matters with his bat.

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Red Sox shopping Lester and Lackey

Boston's interest in trading John Lackey, the low odds of a Cole Hamels trade and more from around baseball before Thursday's trade deadline.

Pick 4 From The Cubs' Minor League System

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In an effort to get readers more possessive about prospects, here's a little "contest" (with no prizes, just adulation). What could go wrong?

Baez could be better fit than Castro for Mets

With the Cubs' new glut of young shortstops, they may attempt to move one as the trade deadline approaches. Look for the Mets to target the 21-year-old Baez as their shortstop of the future.

Renato Nunez, Daniel Robertson top Athletics farm

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With the trade of Addison Russell and Billy McKinney to the Chicago Cubs, third baseman Renato Nunez and shortstop Daniel Robertson are the two top hitting prospects in the Oakland Athletics system.

No. Billy Beane is not like Dayton Moore.

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That'd be nice though.

Lookout Linkage, 7/8/14

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News and stories about the Seattle Mariners and other analysis from around the league.

Mets may place Niese on DL

A shoulder issue may put Niese on the shelf until the All-star break

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