Russell Branyan

New York Yankees #45 - First Base

  • Born: 12/19/75
  • Age: 38
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 230

Roster Advice -- Blanks, the fill-in

Kyle Blanks is hitting well while Yonder Alonso is out -- well enough that it seems likely they'll want to keep his bat around as long as possible.

Phillies Claim OF Ezequiel Carrera.

The Phillies have made an early roster move, claiming Indians OF Ezequiel Carrera off waivers from the Cleveland Indians and designating Ender Inciarte for assignment.

CPR2013: LaMarre, LaMerrier. Ryan LaMarre is #16

Speedy CFer takes home #16.

Peanut Butter Gelalich is the Reds' #14 Prospect

The UCLA grad has a lot to prove in his second pro season.

Today in 2006: Goodbye For Now, Russell Branyan

The Brewers released the journeyman slugger on this day seven years ago.

Russell Branyan: Cult Favorite

Russell the Muscle's time in Milwaukee was relatively brief but he's remembered fondly to this day.

Cult Favorite Player: National League Central

Rooting for superstars is a no-brainer. As often as not, though, your favorite player emerges not from a pile of year-end awards, but from somewhere a little more special. We asked our bloggers to talk about their cult favorite players.

Adam Dunn & the Three True Outcomes

Adam Dunn is likely to finish the season with a career Three True Outcomes ratio of 50%, making him the only qualified member of the 50% TTO Club.

Minor Matters: Russell Branyan, Jaron Madison, Andrew Carpenter

As the evening games on the East Coast get set to begin, let's take a quick look at some minor news and notes, including a scouting director heading to Chicago...

Dodgers Rumors: Yankees' Russell Branyan an Option for LA?

As the Los Angeles Dodgers continue to look at first base options, Buster Olney of ESPN believes slugger Russell Branyan, who’s currently with the New York Yankees, could be a fit.

Yankees News And Notes 7/1/12: Old Timers' Day

Old Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, another Venezuelan catching prospect on the verge of signing and Rochester loves Francisco Cervelli.

Talking Sabermetrics: Three True Outcomes And Justin Maxwell

Ever heard the term "TTO;" let's talk about Justin Maxwell and TTO.

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