Russ Springer

Cincinnati Reds #50 - Pitcher

  • Born: 11/07/68
  • Age: 53
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 225

Revisiting the Mets’ 1999 NLCS loss to the Braves

The series featured one of the most memorable games in Mets history, but their woes against the Braves continued

Friday BP: The Mission Bay project is underway


The Giants finally broke ground on their $2.5 billion Mission Bay project.

Let’s Watch Some Old Baseball, Vol. One — September 3rd, 2003


Here’s an idea I had. Let’s see how it goes over.

The Worst Cardinal Relievers of the 21st Century


Looking back over nearly two decades of bullpen disasters, to try and find some context for the current one.

The Cardinals should cut Greg Holland


It is not worth the risk to see if Holland will eventually turn it around.

The Cardinals All-Quarter Century Team

A look at a Cardinals dream team from the past 25 seasons

36 Days Until Spring Training Begins


Edwin Jackson dominates, Richie Shaffer celebrates, Evan Longoria obliterates



Chris Archer goes to the mound as the Rays tried to take the series against New York

1999: The burning of Atlanta


This week in 1999: The Mets travel to Turner Field with their eyes on first and leave it feeling last.

Hunt and Peck: Links of the Week


For when you want to fight someone.

Let's talk about pitcher pace...


With all the talk about shortening baseball games, let's take a step back by looking at part of the game we can manipulate without altering how many innings are played.

Mariano Rivera: We were lucky to have him

Who were his minor league teammates, and how lucky were we to see him become such a dominant force in major league baseball.