Tag: James Russell

The Next James Russell(s)?

The Next James Russell(s)?
James Russell has been one of the most consistent pieces of the Cubs inconsistent bullpen over the last three seasons, and there may be more from the same mold coming down the pipeline. I’m not necessarily talking about Cubs minor leaguers with similar pitching repertoires to Russell but, instead current starters in the system that... Read more »

Mariners Check In With Cubs On Samardzija And Russell

Mariners Check In With Cubs On Samardzija And Russell
The Jeff Samardzija rumors simply won’t go away. At least not until an extension is signed or he is actually dealt. I do believe the latter is much more realistic. I was recently convinced, however, the Cubs wouldn’t deal their ace until closer to the July deadline. Then you have more reports today that link... Read more »