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ADDISON RUSSELL RUMORS

Top-10 MLB Prospect Watch: Addison Russell, Henry Owens, Heath Hembree

This week in Minor League Report: Top Prospects, FFLockerRoom Fantasy Sports takes a look at some of the movers and shakers, top prospects and perhaps even guys most likely to be called up in the short term. If you’re curious about a player not profiled in this week’s report, you can access our previous Minor League Reports at FFLockerRoom.com. Keep in mind that research has...
Via FF Locker Room
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs prospect review: Russell, McKinney, Straily, Torrez

Yesterday, the biggest Fourth of July fireworks in Cub Land was a blockbuster trade between the Cubs that sent top starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics in exchange for three minor league prospects and a player to be named later.  One of those prospects, SS Addison Russell, joins SS Javier Baez, 3B Kris Bryant and CF Albert Almora on MLB.com’s list...
Via The Sports Bank
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Cubs Make A Trade...Oh Man Did They Make a Trade

Who the hell makes trades on July 4th? Iphone posts are my favorites... So the A's are the lucky winners for Jeff Samardzija AND Jason Hammel. In return, the Cubs get their top prospect Addison Russell, also Billy McKinney (2013 1st round pick), Dan Straily and a PTBNL. No idea where Russell is gonna play but good bet someone is moving to centerfield between Castro, Baez, Alcantara...
Via Cub Reporter
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Samardzija Traded To The Oakland Athletics

The Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics have agreed to a trade that will send pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to Oakland and top prospect Addison Russell to Chicago. The Cubs will also receive pitcher Dan Straily, outfielder Billy McKinney and a player to be named later.Jeff Samardzija is 2-7 on the year but he has an ERA of 2.83 and has struck out 103 batters in 108...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Addison Russell, Dan Straily, Billy McKinney traded to Cubs – stats and profiles

The Chicago Cubs decided to deal some of their most valuable trade chips in an effort to continue stocking up for the future, and they got back a pretty good haul on Friday. The Cubbies traded pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland A’s and got back Addison Russell, Dan Straily and Billy […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Thursday, July 3rd: Chris Jensen, Billy Burns and Addison Russell Help Hounds Snap Losing Streak while Cats Fall Despite Zach Neal’s Best Efforts

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Midland RockHounds Pitcher Chris Jensen (6 IP / 4 H / 0 ER / 2 BB / 5 K / Win)   TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A) Midland RockHounds  3 NW Arkansas Naturals    1 WP – Jensen 5-7 / 3.80 Farmhand Of The Game: Pitcher Chris Jensen (6 IP / 4 H / 0 ER / 2 BB / 5 K / Win) The RockHounds put together some strong pitching, hitting and defensive performances to snap...
Via Athletics Farm
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Russell the Missing Piece for the A’s?

#479190075 / gettyimages.com Despite being swept in a three game series at Detroit, the Oakland A’s are still the best team in baseball with a 51-33 record and they have a roster stacked with several players who are not far-fetched to call All-Star candidates.  But even with the best record in baseball, the A’s still have their fair share of flaws that need to be addressed...
Via TopSportsReport
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Top-10 MLB Prospect Watch: Addison Russell, Joey Gallo

This week in Minor League Report: Top Prospects, FFLockerRoom Fantasy Sports takes a look at some of the movers and shakers, top prospects and perhaps even guys most likely to be called up in the short term. If you’re curious about a player not profiled in this week’s report, you can access our previous Minor League Reports at FFLockerRoom.com. Keep in mind that research has...
Via FF Locker Room
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Athletics: Addison Russell Goes 2-for-3 in First Game Back, Says ‘There’s No Set Date’ for Return to Double-A

Addison Russell was happy to be back at Banner Island Ballpark in Stockton. “It feels great, said Russell following his 2-for-3 performance in his first rehab game for the Stockton Ports. “Especially in Stockton where I’m pretty familiar with the area, familiar with some of the guys that I’ve played with, familiar with the fans. I love this ballpark. So, it feels great to...
Via BaySportsNet
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Three prospects that can make an impact this year

The Oakland A’s have been having a great season. They are leading the American League West by two and a half games and currently have the third best record in baseball. Even though the Athletics seem like a solid team now, they are notorious for switching things up mid-way through the season. So who are some of the top prospects that could make an impact this year in the major...
Via isportsweb.com
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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