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James Russell | Relief Pitcher

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (29) / 1/8/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 200
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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Cubs recalled LHP James Russell from Triple-A Iowa.
The team signed Russell to a minor league contract on April 8. He'll provide them with some necessary, proven bullpen depth. Last season, he posted a 2.97 ERA and a 42/20 K/BB ratio over 57 2/3 innings between the Cubs and the Braves. May 5 - 7:55 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
C1Miguel Montero
2David Ross
1B1Anthony Rizzo
2B1Addison Russell
2Tommy La Stella
SS1Starlin Castro
2Jonathan Herrera
3B1Kris Bryant
2Mike Olt
LF1Chris Coghlan
2Chris Denorfia
3Mike Baxter
CF1Dexter Fowler
2Matt Szczur
RF1Jorge Soler
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Jon Lester
2Jake Arrieta
3Jason Hammel
4Kyle Hendricks
5Tsuyoshi Wada
6Jacob Turner
7Donn Roach
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Hector Rondon
2Neil Ramirez
3Pedro Strop
4Jason Motte
5Justin Grimm
6James Russell
7Edwin Jackson
8Zac Rosscup
9Travis Wood