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  1. Brewers 3, Cubs 2: More Bullpen FailureRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... difference had Coghlan remained in the outfield.) It was another failure by the bullpen after Pedro Strop and James Russell had done a good job at keeping the game tied after Zac Rosscup coughed up a 1-0 lead. It's very easy to criticize a manager's ...

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  2. Laugher? Cubs best pitcher is a catcher with 75-mph heat on this nightRead the original story

    May 9, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... he considered available in the bullpen, Zac Rosscup and Justin Grimm, and was able to keep from sending James Russell to the mound after a quick seventh. "In moments like that, it's a tough game, it's a bad game," Maddon said, "and that'll be a good ...

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  3. Even in lopsided loss, Cubs have some funRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... that, reliever Edwin Jackson faced three batters in the fifth and got nobody out. Phil Coke, Jason Motte and James Russell preceded Ross into the game, but Maddon said it was important not to use Justin Grimm or Zac Rosscup, with a day game coming ...

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  4. Catcher Ross pitches a perfect eighth inningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    The 38-year-old Ross, who said he had not pitched since Little League, turned in a 1-2-3 eighth inning in his debut on the mound. "I just threw all fastballs," Ross said.

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  5. No relief in sight for Cubs and once-strong bullpenRead the original story

    May 9, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... week by activating 2014 workhorse Justin Grimm from the disabled list and adding recently re-acquired lefty James Russell from AAA Iowa in a series of roster moves that ultimately resulted in Maddon having an extra (eighth) arm in the bullpen. But ...

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  6. James Russell sees things come full-circle with Chicago CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Cubbies Crib

    May 5, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Cubs relief pitcher James Russell throws to a St. Louis Cardinals batter during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Cubs 7-4.

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  7. Cardinals 5, Cubs 1: Good Riddance To St. LouisRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... and the Cubs' seemed to go right at somebody. Arrieta struck out seven in 5a...' innings. Meanwhile, Grimm, James Russell and Jason Motte produced the best performance by the Cubs' bullpen in several days, throwing 3a...' innings and giving up just ...

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  8. A little seasoning should do the trick for the CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... so he gives Maddon more flexibility with a bullpen that currently carries three left-handers - Zac Rosscup, James Russell and Phil Coke. Neil Ramirez (right shoulder inflammation) appears several weeks away from returning, though the Cubs reported ...

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  9. Cardinals 7, Cubs 4: Back To The Drawing BoardRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... double and a pair of runs, the first earned runs off him all year. He had to be removed for the just-returned James Russell . Russell got out of that inning but got touched for the Cardinals' seventh and final run in the seventh inning. Anthony ...

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  10. Cubs activate righty reliever Grimm from DLRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... in nine relief appearances this season before being designated for assignment on April 29. Grimm joins lefty James Russell, who was called up from Iowa on Tuesday, as additions to the bullpen this week. Neil Ramirez , on the DL with a strained right ...

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  11. Chicago Cubs: Grimm, Szczur return to Cubs; Lake optioned to IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Cubbies Crib

    ... team on the field. Okay, that's a little dramatic. But some may have tuned in yesterday to be confused that James Russell was back. Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer are going to keep doing all they can to find Joe Maddon some answers on this roster. In ...

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  12. Cubs activate reliever Grimm, recall SzczurRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... going 5-2 with a 3.78 ERA. On Tuesday, the Cubs brought back another of their onetime workhorses, left-hander James Russell, as they selected him from Iowa. Russell was a Cub from 2010-14 before they traded him to Atlanta last July 31. The Braves ...

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  13. Cubs select LHP James Russell from Triple-A, add RHP Anthony Varvaro to rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs today selected the contract of left-handed pitcher James Russell from Triple-A Iowa and added right-handed pitcher Anthony Varvaro to the 25-man roster. The Cubs placed outfielder Chris Denorfia on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain and optioned right-handed pitcher Gonzalez Germen to Triple-A.

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  14. Reliever Russell happy to make return to CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    James Russell barely had time to meet his new teammates who have arrived since he last pitched for the Cubs on July 29 before he was in the visitor's bullpen at Busch Stadium. The left-handed pitcher, who began his big league career with the Cubs, rejoined the team Tuesday when his contract was selected from Triple-A Iowa.

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  15. Joe Maddon, Kyle Hendricks search for answers after Chicago Cubs' lossRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | ESPN

    ... St. Louis Cardinals rallied from three runs down to beat the Chicago Cubs 7-4 on Tuesday. Veteran relievers James Russell and Anthony Varvaro will try to help stabilize the Chicago Cubs' bullpen, especially in the middle innings. Chicago Cubs third ...

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  16. Lynn battles Lester hoping to extend Cards' streak to 9Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... Schafer: 25 games). The Cubs re-stocked the bullpen on Tuesday, adding right-hander Anthony Varvaro and lefty James Russell from Triple-A Iowa. The Cubs' bullpen has given up Carrie Muskat is a reporter for MLB.com. She writes a blog, Muskat ...

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  17. Throws of despair: Cubs pitching no match for division-leading CardsRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... allowed the two go-ahead runs in a sixth inning he couldn't finish - leaving the bases loaded for newly added James Russell to get the final out. "We're not worried about him at all," general manager Jed Hoyer said about Hendricks. "I think he's a ...

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  18. Cubs seek to make pen mightier than the normRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Left-hander James Russell back in the Cubs' bullpen. Gets final out of 6th to leave bases loaded Tuesday against Cards.

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  19. Chicago Cubs blow another lead - fall 7-4 to CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Cubbies Crib

    ... Carpenter would knock in another insurance run on a sacrifice fly to left off Jackson to put the score at 6-4. James Russell came in to replace Jackson, who was promoted before the game to replace Chris Denorfia who was placed on the disabled list. ...

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  20. Matt CarpenterRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Sports Network

    ... The team placed outfielder Chris Denorfia on the 15-day disabled list and selected the contract of pitcher James Russell from Triple-A Iowa. Also, the team added pitcher Anthony Varvaro to the active roster, optioned pitcher Gonzalez Germen to Iowa ...

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