Addison Russell

Chicago Cubs #17 - Short Stop

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

Pick 4 From The Cubs' Minor League System


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

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No. Billy Beane is not like Dayton Moore.


That'd be nice though.

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Cubs trade Samardzija to Athletics


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Twitter Goes Crazy Over The Samardzija/Hammel Deal


Instant reactions on Twitter to just about anything are fascinating. Some of the tweets about this deal are way over the top. Here's a selection.

A's deal Russell for Samardzija, Hammel


The first chips fell in the July trade season, and it's a heck of a big deal. We break down the fantasy implications.

A's acquire Samardzija, Hammel


And boom goes the dynamite. The first major trade of the 2014 season has gone down between the Cubs and Athletics.

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