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Current Status
Free Agent since 2018-05-08 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
James Clayton Russell
Stat Years
2007-2019  [mlb] 2010-2016
6-4 / 205
Left / Left
P (505)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
1986-01-08 in Cincinnati, Ohio   [34.087]
High School
Heritage (Colleyville,TX)
University of Texas (Austin, Texas), Navarro College (Corsicana, Texas)
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #14 (#427 overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Signing Scouts
Trey Forkeryway
MLB Debut
2010-04-05 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.087)
Service Time
5.142 (2016)
CHN [9] ATL [1] PHI [1] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 46518 ... retro id: russj003 ... mlbam id: 460701
Son of Jeff Russell
Pitch Repertoire
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Batting Logs

2015 Season Pitching Totals

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2015Iowa CubsPCLAAAAAA029---9202.45900069311.085304130001.096.550.003.2710.644.093.251.000
2015Chicago CubsNLMLBMLB4029Log - Sp - Ext9025.2949000849134.042242039200001.5011.120.792.385.296.352.22.000
2 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

James Russell Pitching Log for 2015

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  • Grid Filters
  • Quality Starts
  • Complete Game
  • 10+ Strikeouts
  • Wins
  • Losses
  • saves
  • May 2015
    2015-05-0525CHNSLNNLL 4-7Box | PBP1339------------1.1211-------6-----4218108211655.6133966.751.50
    2015-05-0727CHNSLNNLL 1-5Box | PBP2340------------1.01---------41----1318126521466.7234063.861.29
    2015-05-0929CHNMILNLL 4-12Box | PBP3341------------1.01----1----3----12-862211275.0334162.701.20
    2015-05-1030CHNMILNLL 2-3Box | PBP4342------------1.0----------3-----211284221366.7434262.080.92
    2015-05-1232CHNNYNNLW 6-1Box | PBP5343---------Y1.02----2----5-----1217107331358.8534361.691.13
    2015-05-1434CHNNYNNLW 6-5Box | PBP6344------------0.21----2----3--1---118108243155.6634461.501.17
    2015-05-1535CHNPITNLW 11-10Box | PBP7345------------2.01---2-----81---142231310151656.5734561.131.25
    2015-05-1938CHNSDNNLL 3-4Box | PBP8346L---------0.1121-------3-----211612481-375.0834662.161.32
    2015-05-2241CHNARINLL 4-5Box | PBP9347------------0.1--------------1-------------934762.081.27
    2015-05-2342CHNARINLW 9-6Box | PBP10348------------0.1----------1------143111-175.01034862.001.22
    2015-05-2746CHNWASNLL 0-3Box | PBP11349------------0.0----1-----1-------514-1--20.01134962.001.33
    2015-05-2947CHNKCAALL 4-8Box | PBP12350------------0.1-----1----1-------633--3-50.01235061.931.29
    2015-05-3148CHNKCAALW 2-1Box | PBP13351------------0.1----1-----2-----1-1486331157.11335161.861.34
    June 2015
    2015-06-0149CHNMIANLW 5-1Box | PBP14352------------0.1----------1-----1-3211--166.71435261.801.30
    2015-06-0351CHNMIANLL 3-7Box | PBP15353---------Y1.01---------3----12185311-362.51535361.641.27
    2015-06-0452CHNWASNLW 2-1Box | PBP16354------------0.1----------1------13211--166.71635461.591.24
    2015-06-0755CHNWASNLW 6-3Box | PBP17355------------0.21---------3-----12128441-366.71735561.501.25
    2015-06-1158CHNCINNLW 6-3Box | PBP18356------------1.0----------3-----2114104421371.41835661.381.15
    2015-06-1259CHNCINNLL 4-5Box | PBP19357------------1.0-----1----3-----11137614-253.81935761.291.07
    2015-06-1360CHNCINNLW 4-3Box | PBP20358------------0.03221------3-----12149542-364.32035862.571.29
    2015-06-1662CHNCLEALL 0-6Box | PBP21359------------1.02---1----16-----2320128232560.02135962.401.40
    2015-06-1864CHNCLEALL 3-4Box | PBP22360------------0.11---------2-----2-54111-280.02236062.351.43
    2015-06-2066CHNMINALW 4-1Box | PBP23361------------0.0----1-----1-------624-11-33.32336162.351.50
    2015-06-2268CHNLANNLW 4-2Box | PBP24362------------0.2----------1----11-63311-150.02436262.251.44
    2015-06-2470CHNLANNLL 2-5Box | PBP25363------------1.0-----2----3-----1-1394341169.22536362.121.35
    2015-06-2571CHNLANNLL 0-4Box | PBP26364------------0.1----------1-----1-22--1-1100.02636462.081.33
    2015-06-2672CHNSLNNLL 2-3Box | PBP27365------------0.1----------1------111----1100.02736562.041.30
    2015-06-2874CHNSLNNLL 1-4Box | PBP28366------------1.01----1----31--1-111495322264.32836661.931.29
    July 2015
    2015-07-0176CHNNYNNLW 2-0Box | PBP29367------------0.21----1----3-----1175212-271.42936761.861.29
    2015-07-0378CHNMIANLL 1-2Box | PBP30368------------0.21----2----3--2---11495431164.33036861.801.30
    2015-07-0479CHNMIANLW 7-2Box | PBP31369------------0.11---------2-----1165121-283.33136961.771.33
    2015-07-0782CHNSLNNLW 7-4Box | PBP32370------------0.1-----1----1-------431111-75.03237061.741.31
    2015-07-0783CHNSLNNLW 5-3Box | PBP33371------------0.1----------1-----1-11----1100.03337161.711.29
    2015-07-1990CHNATLNLW 4-1Box | PBP34372------------0.2-11-11----3------117116622164.73437262.081.29
    2015-07-2192CHNCINNLW 5-4Box | PBP35373------------1.0----------3-----21108223-380.03537361.991.24
    2015-07-2495CHNPHINLL 3-5Box | PBP36374L---------0.1111-------2-----2-321---266.73637462.351.26
    2015-07-2596CHNPHINLL 0-5Box | PBP37375------------1.0422-------72----1619154242778.93737563.001.38
    2015-07-2899CHNCOLNLL 2-7Box | PBP38376------------0.2-----1----2-----1-651112183.33837662.921.34
    August 2015
    2015-08-02104CHNMILNLW 4-3Box | PBP39377------------1.0----------3-----21148632-357.13937762.811.29
    2015-08-05106CHNPITNLL 5-7Box | PBP40378---------Y1.0-----1----2---1-1-1055211150.04037862.701.24
    2015-08-08109CHNSFNNLW 8-6Box | PBP41379------------0.1222-------31----12743-1-357.14137963.331.30
    2015-08-11111CHNMILNLW 6-3Box | PBP42380SV------Y1.01---------4------41293212475.04238063.211.29
    2015-08-16116CHNCHAALL 1-3Box | PBP43381------------0.21---------31----12954-2-355.64338163.141.29
    2015-08-18117CHNDETALL 8-10Box | PBP44382---------Y1.0111-------41-1---41711661-464.74438263.341.28
    2015-08-19118CHNDETALL 8-15Box | PBP45383------------1.26551-2----11411--184530151236966.74538364.601.40
    2015-08-23122CHNATLNLW 9-3Box | PBP46384---------Y1.0-----1----3-----111385141261.54638464.451.36
    2015-08-27126CHNSFNNLL 1-9Box | PBP47385---------Y1.034412----171----1419109311552.64738565.401.47
    2015-08-29128CHNLANNLL 2-5Box | PBP48386------------0.1----------1------1321--1166.74838665.351.46
    2015-08-31130CHNCINNLL 6-13Box | PBP49387---------Y0.123--------51----3222148531563.64938765.291.50
    49 record(s)
    Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player WL Win or Loss for selected team, used in logs CG Complete Games QS Quality Start (6 Innings 3 earned runs or less) GF Games Finished IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective IBB Intentional Walks 2B Doubles 3B Triples SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings GDP Grounded into Double Play GB Ground Balls Air Air balls (Fly balls + popups + liners) Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches S-G Season Game# C-G Career Game# C-GS Career Game Started Number ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP )

    2015 Transactions for James Russell

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    Tranx DateOrganizationTeamStatus40ManTranx Description
    2015-01-16Atlanta BravesAtlanta BravesActiveYSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($2.425m) Avoids arbitration
    2015-03-29------Free AgtNReleased by Braves
    2015-04-13Chicago CubsChicago CubsMinorsNSigned to Minor League Contract
    2015-04-13Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)MinorsNAssigned to Iowa (AAA)
    2015-05-06Chicago CubsChicago CubsActiveYContract purchased from minors
    2015-09-02Chicago CubsChicago CubsDFANDesignated for Assignment
    2015-09-03Chicago CubsIowa (AAA)MinorsNOutrighted to minors
    2015-10-11------Free AgtNGranted free agency
    2015-11-26Philadelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia PhilliesMinorsNSigned to Minor League Contract
    9 record(s)
    Tranx Date Transaction Date, full pro transactions are available since May of 2012 Team Refers to the team for the selected page Status Roster Status