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Adam RussellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2008-2011
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-437Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAdam William Russell
Height6-8Weight250BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 14,1983 [35.247]PlaceHuron,Ohio
High SchoolNorth Olmsted (North Olmsted,OH)
CollegeOhio University (Athens,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 6th round (179th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Florida Marlins [Team Picks] in the 26th round (782nd overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$140,000Signing ScoutsLarry GreferNathan DurstService Time1.135 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-CHA-#7 ... 2008-CHA-#9
MLB DebutJune 17,2008 [25.064]
OrganizationsCHA [6] SDN [2] BAL [1] CIN [1] TBA [1] ANA [1] ATL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID41225Retrosheet IDrussa001MLBAM ID452240
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (72.07%) -- Slider (24.30%) -- Changeup (3.63%)
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts50Walks33Hittable49SO/BB34vsPower49Hitting0Durability71Team.493Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002OhioMACNCAA-1FrS/R19138.451183000043.2715341917219002.0214.631.853.504.331.24.250-
2003OhioMACNCAA-1SoS/R20456.7916610110157.0654343024460001.5610.26--3.797.261.92.444-
2004OhioMACNCAA-1Jr-ST21134.5012111000064.07949325296110001.6911.110.704.088.582.10.250-
2004Great Falls White SoxPioRkcha14S/R21402.3715411002038.0311110218330001.297.340.474.267.821.831.000-
2004Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAcha14ST21029.00220000010.01811103731002.5016.202.706.302.700.43.000-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0423.7517611002048.0492220525361001.549.190.944.696.751.44.667-
2005Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAcha50ST22973.78242400000126.011661531055825001.358.260.713.925.841.49.563-
2006Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha50ST23732.6617170000094.2803528539614001.267.610.483.715.801.56.700-
2006Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha11ST23334.7510100000055.0593329519473101.429.650.823.117.692.47.500-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01063.43272700000149.2139685710581087101.328.360.603.496.491.86.625-
2007Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha50S/R249114.803820180011138.21598174858953001.5610.320.523.766.171.64.450-
2008Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha44Rel25322.8925025007037.0281312319282001.266.750.724.586.751.47.600-
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha61Rel25405.19220220016026.0301515110223001.5410.380.353.467.622.201.0003.09
2009Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha44Rel26223.20340340016556.0392020518512001.016.230.802.888.152.83.500-
2009Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-Rel26005.25909007412.012771671001.509.000.754.505.251.17--
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0223.56430430023968.0512727624583001.106.720.793.167.642.42.500-
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel26313.6515015001012.01365011140001.959.49--8.0310.221.27.7503.50
2010Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn54R/CL27494.885005000311451.2583028432514001.7410.100.705.578.881.59.308-
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel27004.0212012003015.2148705181001.218.04--2.8710.343.60-1.74
2011Durham BullsILAAAtba46Rel28014.2415015005117.01488212140001.537.411.066.357.411.17.000-
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba36Rel28123.03360360014032.2311311220131001.568.540.555.513.580.65.3334.86
2012Arkansas TravelersTexAAana-Rel29000.0010100001.0000003000--------27.000.00--
2012Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl52Rel29337.28310310010138.0523431126372002.0312.210.236.108.691.42.500-
2012Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana55Rel29006.7512012006010.214981891002.0611.810.846.757.591.13--
2012Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0337.02440440016149.1664339234493002.0011.880.366.128.821.44.500-
2013Norfolk TidesILAAAbal58Rel30332.37423390019560.2521916233593001.407.710.304.908.751.79.500-
2014Louisville BatsILAAAcin60Rel31224.3327027009235.0391817219341001.649.930.514.848.661.79.500-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter833.95850850034085.2884238346675001.559.140.314.786.961.46.7270.50
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter49484.03352802720011333779.07713903515436961432101.468.860.624.247.061.66.505-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter17224.1424532420011032317.03081581472117329016001.518.680.594.888.171.68.436-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12144.764930190011194.221811410313771456101.5210.080.603.566.701.88.462-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter732.6617170000094.2803528539614001.267.610.483.715.801.56.700-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter994.16262600000136.013472631362856001.448.850.864.095.611.37.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter402.3715411002038.0311110218330001.297.340.474.267.821.831.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6116.343925141101164.2215145116147012819001.7311.750.773.837.001.83.353-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123.03360360014032.2311311220131001.568.540.555.513.580.65.333-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter313.8627027004027.1271412016321001.548.68--5.1410.292.00.750-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter405.19220220016026.0301515110223001.5410.380.353.467.622.201.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings2083.95216021600860220.022310796811717013001.559.140.314.786.961.46.7140.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14134.0399227700329220.021711099151041739001.468.860.624.247.061.66.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55p26151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl52p2991000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Louisville BatsILAAAcin60p3151000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34550.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter142000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter142000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16211000000000000000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622300000000121200000.000.333.000.3330035.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Great Falls White Sox PioRkcha21P15--231165.8330.33------15100.020.0
2004Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha21P2--23--551.0002.50------2100.01.4
2005Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha22P24--1122223533.9431.38------24100.018.0
2006Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha23P17--421112625.9621.47------17100.012.3
2006Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23P10--58--13131.0001.30------10100.07.1
2007Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24P38--7306-4337.8600.97------38100.027.1
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25P25--31--441.0000.16------25100.017.7
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P22-26-5--551.0000.230.19-----22100.013.5
2009Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26P34--36--991.0000.26------34100.023.8
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn26P9---2-1221.0000.22------9100.06.3
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P15-12-2--221.0000.130.17-----15100.09.3
2010Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn27P50--121-43.7500.06------50100.034.7
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P12-15--1-1---------12100.07.4
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28P15--24-2661.0000.40------15100.010.6
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28P36-3214--551.0000.140.16-----36100.022.2
2012Arkansas Travelers TexAAana29P1---------------1100.00.7
2012Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl29P31--241-76.8570.19------31100.021.5
2012Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana29P12--12-1331.0000.25------12100.08.3
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal30P42--254-117.6360.17------42100.029.2
2014Louisville Bats ILAAAcin31P27--15--661.0000.22------27100.018.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P85-851111-1312.9230.140.14-----850.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P245--1531645246.8850.19------2450.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P49--12386-5650.8931.02------490.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--421112625.9621.47------170.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P26--1325224038.9501.46------260.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--231165.8330.33------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Great Falls White Sox PioRkcha2115----------
2004Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha212----------
2005Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha2224----------
2006Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha2317----------
2006Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2310----------
2007Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2438----------
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2525----------
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2522----------
2009Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2634----------
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn269----------
2009San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2615----------
2010Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn2750----------
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2712----------
2011Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2815----------
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2836----------
2012Arkansas Travelers TexAAana291----------
2012Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2931----------
2012Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana2912----------
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal3042----------
2014Louisville Bats ILAAAcin3127----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor23203.7513013002012.01155058001.338.250.003.756.001.603.751.000
2007Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor24202.8111011000016.016650816001.509.000.004.509.002.003.381.000
2007Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB24008.53523000012.2231212158002.3016.340.713.555.681.608.53.000
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB25005.0050500009.0955156001.569.001.005.006.001.205.00.000
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0003-3003015.0900000000.605.400.000.000.0000.00.000
2010San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB27002.4511011000011.015331310001.6412.270.822.458.183.332.45.000
2011Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB28016.3010010000010.02177047102.5018.900.003.606.301.756.30.000
2012Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29013.3880800208.01043039101.6311.250.003.3810.133.004.50.000
2013Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30215.591001000619.21166059101.7410.240.004.668.381.805.59.667
2014Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0030300002.1200001000.957.710.000.003.8600.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs403.2124024002028.027111001324001.438.680.004.187.711.853.541.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs234.17525470011177.7100373632550301.6111.590.352.905.792.004.29.400

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Edenton SteamersCoastal Plain LeagueCollege2714011000000000000.250.250.500.750214.250.250.2500.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Coastal Plain League Totals - 1 yrs14011000000000000.250.250.500.750214.250.250.2500.000.000.000.000.00100.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-07-29PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Reds31.106  
2014-05-04PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)31.020Team Roster on 2014-05-04
2014-05-04PCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract31.020Team Roster on 2014-05-04
2014-05-03PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)31.019Team Roster on 2014-05-03
2013-12-02PArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.232Team Roster on 2013-12-02
2013-11-05PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.205  
2013-04-08PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)29.360Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2012-12-05PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract29.235Team Roster on 2012-12-05
2012-11-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency29.218  
2012-08-08PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)29.116Team Roster on 2012-08-08
2012-08-06PLos Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Arkansas (AA)29.114Team Roster on 2012-08-06
2012-07-20PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Braves29.097  
2012-06-11PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-Minors--29.058Team Roster on 2012-06-11
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-11-22ContractSigned by Braves 
2010-12-17TradeTraded by Padres with Brandon Gomes, Cesar Ramos and Cole Figueroa to Rays for Jason Bartlett 
2009-07-31TradeTraded by White Sox with Aaron Poreda, Clayton Richard and Dexter Carter to Padres for Jake Peavy 
2008-02-27ContractSigned by White Sox (1-year) 
2004-06-16Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2004Chicago White Sox-21140,000-------140,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (6th round - 179th overall)
2008Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25390,000-75335-2,696,252390,000530,000
2009San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26400,000-72442-2,746,792400,000930,000
2010San Diego PadresTeam Payroll27400,000-75732-2,812,412400,0001,330,000
2011Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll28420,8001.13570021232,722,607414,0001,750,800
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red