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James Russell | Relief Pitcher

Team: Atlanta Braves
Age / DOB:  (28) / 1/8/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 200
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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Braves acquired LHP James Russell and INF/OF Emilio Bonifacio from the Cubs for C Victor Caratini.
Russell, 28, has posted a 3.51 ERA and 26/16 K/BB ratio over 33 1/3 innings this season. Oddly, he's been better against right-handed batters than left-handed hitters this year, though his career numbers say otherwise. Still, he should be a useful addition to Atlanta's bullpen. Jul 31 - 5:16 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGGSWLSVHOLDIPHRERBBKCGSHOERAWHIP
2010CHC5701106495537271142004.961.35
2011CHC645160667.27637311443004.121.33
2012CHC7707121369.16728252355003.251.30
2013CHC7401601952.24621211837003.591.22
2014ATL661021657.24520192042002.971.13
Career Totals:33861016350296.128914312386219003.771.28

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Christian Bethancourt
2Gerald Laird
1B1Freddie Freeman
2Joey Terdoslavich
2B1Phil Gosselin
2Pedro Ciriaco
3Jose Peraza
SS1Andrelton Simmons
3B1Chris Johnson
2Kyle Kubitza
LF1Evan Gattis
2Ryan Doumit
3Zoilo Almonte
CF1B.J. Upton
2Emilio Bonifacio
3Jose Constanza
RF1Justin Upton
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Julio Teheran
2Mike Minor
3Shelby Miller
4Alex Wood
5Brandon Beachy
6Kris Medlen
7Yean Carlos Gil
8Tyrell Jenkins
9Williams Perez
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Craig Kimbrel
2David Carpenter
3Shae Simmons
4Anthony Varvaro
5James Russell
6David Hale
7Luis Avilan
8Juan Jaime
9Chasen Shreve
10Gus Schlosser
11Aaron Northcraft
12Arodys Vizcaino
13Ian Thomas
14Brandon Cunniff