Russell Martin

Pittsburgh Pirates #55 - Catcher

  • Born: 02/15/83
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 230
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2014 Pirates 91 308 39 90 16 0 7 51 53 66 4 4 .292 .414 .412

Russell Martin and the Underrated Older Guy

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The Pirates catcher has been one of the better catchers this season, toiling in fantasy anonymity.

Report: Blue Jays to play Reds in Montreal in 2015

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After the success of this season's exhibition games between the Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Mets in Montreal's Olympic Stadium, Blue Jays are close to returning there in spring training 2015...

McCutchen suffers fractured rib

The Pirates' star center fielder has a fractured rib, but is waiting to see whether he'll need to be placed on the DL.

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Andrew McCutchen overwhelms Phillies

Reigning NL MVP Andrew McCutchen brought down the hammer MVP style, finishing just short of a cycle during a dominant game against Philadelphia.

Thankfully, Brian McCann can frame pitches

He's under-performed offensively, but luckily half of his value comes from a skill that doesn't incorporate slumping.

MLB apologizes for use of Rule 7.13

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The new home plate collision rule was incorrectly applied.

Haren unhappy with recent performance

Dodgers starter Dan Haren allowed as many home runs as he had strikeouts in Thursday's game against the Pirates, continuing a recent trend that left the pitcher unsatisfied with what he called...

Federowicz starts at catcher in opener vs. Pirates

Tim Federowicz gets his first start behind the plate since getting recalled from Triple-A on Monday, giving catcher Drew Butera a rest after starting four straight games. Federowicz is making his...

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Torre says ump 'must share blame' in altercation

Joe Torre puts the heat on umpire Laz Diaz for altercation with Joe Girardi, while Comerica Parks deals with the fire alarms going off.

Streamer Report: Thursday's Pitcher Options

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Ray highlights some starting pitcher options that you should consider streaming on Thursday, including Ian Kennedy, Edinson Volquez, and Scott Feldman.

Rockies sign McKenry

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The Rockies brought back yet another old friend.

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Pirates get Stewart for PTBNL

The Pirates have acquired Chris Stewart from the Yankees for a PTBNL.

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