"More stats than you can shake a wooden stick at..."
Recent MLB Deaths:   Herb Plews  -   Russ Kemmerer  -   Don Grate  -   Art Quirk  -   Ray Sadecki  -   Alvin Dark  -   Allen Ripley
Home >> Players >> MLB >> R >> James Russell >>

James Russell

+ Atlanta Braves Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: P-380
Proper Name: James Clayton Russell
Born: January 8, 1986 (28.353) in Cincinnati, Ohio
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 205 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Heritage (Colleyville,TX)
College: University of Texas , Navarro College
Drafted: 2007 -- 14th round (427th overall) by Chicago Cubs (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 5,2010 (24.087)
TBC Player ID:46518
Update this Profile
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.775m) Avoiding arbitration by Chicago Cubs (2014-01-17)
Organizations:CHN, ATL
Signed by:Trey Forkerway
Relationship(s):Son of Jeff Russell

Compare Stats:
Connect to Player:

Pitch Repertoire Slider (34.65%) -- Fastball (31.03%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (13.21%) -- Changeup (11.15%) -- Cutter (4.99%) -- Curveball (4.88%) -- Sinker (0.08%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 88.57 - [2013] - 88.93 - [2012] - 89.09 - [2011] - 88.03 - [2010] - 88.71

Scouting Scores

control k-rating efficiency vsPower
68.6 47 45 22.4
How are these calculated? (Coming soon)

Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

DateStatusNotes
2014-07-31ATraded from Cubs with Emilio Bonifacio to Braves for Victor Caratini and cash
2014-01-17ASigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.775m) Avoiding arbitration
2013-01-19ASigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.075m) Avoiding arbitration

Please help support The Baseball Cube by sponsoring the James Russell player pages for $10 for a year.
  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Pitching Feats and Milestones for James Russell
    Game DateTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    CHNATLL 5-16 @ATL   220000100082822679%10-01st career game, Threw 79% strikes
    CHNNYNW 7-6 vs NYNW  0.1000000000174357%471-11st career win
    CHNMIAL 3-5 @MIA   1.100000000042116576%1262-7Threw 76% strikes
    CHNSDNW 5-3 vs SDNSv  0.210000200031510567%1453-71st career save
    CHNNYNW 6-3 @NYN   142200110062519676%33810-16Threw 76% strikes
    CHNNYNW 2-1 vs NYN   1.110000100052821775%33410-16Threw 75% strikes
    Batting Feats and Milestones for James Russell
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    CHNATLL 5-16 @ATL000000000000000011st career game
    CHNLANL 2-5 @LAN2010000000100000641st career hit


    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.