SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- One Diamondbacks fan may rethink his next trip to spring training. An older gentleman was struck in the shoulder when a pitch from sidearmer Adam Russell got away during a bullpen session Monday morning. Quite a bit away, actually. It started when J.J. Putz threw a pitch that bounced away from his catcher and directly in front of Russell's catcher, who naturally...
Adam Russell has signed a minor league deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 30-year-old Russell spent last season pitching at Triple-A for the Baltimore Orioles compiling a 2.37 ERA in 60 2/3 innings of work. As it stands he has a decent chance of cracking the bullpen for the Diamondbacks next season. Happy to let everyone know I signed with the Arizona Diamondbacks recently....
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