James Russell Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Cubs 6, Nationals 3: More Than MeatloafRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... I think, after winning a series like this. The Cubs' bullpen rose to the task Sunday afternoon. Justin Grimm , James Russell and Hector Rondon threw the sixth, seventh and eighth without allowing a run. For Rondon, this was apparently an effort to ...


  2. Cubs 2, Nationals 1: Thank You, David RossRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... Then the parade of Cubs relievers began. Justin Grimm put a couple of runners on base in the seventh, but James Russell got Denard Span to pop up. Joe Maddon, playing platoon baseball in this inning, called on Jason Motte to pitch to Anthony Rendon. ...


  3. Offensive struggles continue as Washington Nationals fall to Cubs, 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... and popped up the first pitch he swung at for the first out. Joe Maddon changed pitchers, going to left-hander James Russell to pitch to Span. He popped out and Maddon went to the bullpen again, bringing in Jason Motte to face Rendon. He couldn't ...


  4. Marlins 7, Cubs 3: Back To The Drawing BoardRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... knows. After Lester departed, Travis Wood allowed the Marlins' final run and then Edwin Jackson and James Russell finished up with 2a...' innings of scoreless relief. It was the first time this year that Jackson had pitched on back-to-back days. ...


  5. Cubs 5, Marlins 1: Never In DoubtRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... Maddon wanted to have him finish that seventh inning, but the Castro error extended the inning. Fortunately, James Russell entered and finished the inning, the only time other than the fourth that the Marlins managed more than one baserunner, ...


  6. Hammel time is now for Cubs and their a othera big free agent pitcherRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... the seventh. "I really did not want to take him out of there, obviously," said Maddon, who went to left-hander James Russell for the final out of the inning after lefty hitting Ichiro Suzuki went up to pinch hit. Maddon said it all starts with ...


  7. Jason Hammel cruises, Starlin Castro has a blast in Cubs victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... ball a little bit. He's too tight at contact. Just back off a little bit and go play." Meanwhile, left-hander James Russell is playing a more prominent role in the bullpen despite not joining the Cubs until May 5. Russell retired formidable pinch ...


  8. Cubs 2, Royals 1: A True Throwback GameRead the original story

    May 31, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... out of the sixth, and from then through the 10th, the collective pen (Grimm, Pedro Strop , Hector Rondon , James Russell and Jason Motte ) retired 12 straight hitters, six by strikeout, before Motte issued a two-out walk to pinch-hitter Eric Hosmer ...


  9. Cubs learning to operate well in tight quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | ESPN

    ... past two appearances, but brushed that aside to deliver a scoreless eighth inning. From there, Hector Rondon , James Russell , Jason Motte and Zac Rosscup gave the Cubs a chance at victory by allowing just one hit over the final three innings. The ...


  10. Royals 8, Cubs 4: AnnoyingRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... fans liked), then gave up a run-scoring double to Lorenzo Cain . After an intentional pass and a strikeout, James Russell was summoned and he struck out Gordon. This is when the wheels fell off. Another sinking liner was hit toward Fowler, this one ...


  11. Max effort prevails as Nationalsa Scherzer beats Cubsa Lester 3-0Read the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... team many consider the National League favorite - "that gets your juices flowing a little more," Cubs reliever James Russell said. "Obviously, Max threw the ball just a little bit better than I did," said Lester, whose only unearned run came on ...


  12. Chicago Cubs shutout 3-0 in series finale vs NatsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Cubbies Crib

    ... 's solo home run. Cubs' (25-21) skipper Joe Maddon pulled Lester from the game after seven innings, turning to James Russell to take over in the eighth. He would end up walking the first batter of the inning, making way for Jason Motte to take over. ...


  13. Chicago Cubs re-sign RHP Blake Parker to minor league dealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Cubbies Crib

    ... 7-0. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports When the Chicago Cubs brought back left-handed reliever James Russell shortly after he was released by the Atlanta Braves, right-hander Blake Parker was designated for assignment. Parker, 29, was ...


  14. Cubs Tracks Feels Like Number One AgainRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Jon Lester is returning to that top-of-the-rotation form. James Russell answers the Cubs mailbag.


  15. Cubs 9, Diamondbacks 6: The Anthony Rizzo ShowRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... 60 strikeouts lead the National League, he's hanging in there. I'm looking for him to go on a hot streak soon. James Russell and Jason Motte combined for a scoreless eighth and that's when Rizzo hit his three-run bomb, with one of the runs unearned ...


  16. Cubs come-from-behind and snap Diamondbacks' winning streakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... the Diamondbacks failed to have a runner reach base the rest of the way. The Cubs' bullpen of Edwin Jackson, James Russell, Jason Motte and Pedro Strop retired the final 11 Arizona hitters in succession, and made the Cubs winners in three of their ...


  17. Diamondbacks 5, Cubs 4: The One That Got AwayRead the original story

    May 23, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... an outing like that. The bullpen, apart from Rondon and Rosscup, did a good job keeping the game tied, too. James Russell had an oddity -- an outing in which he recorded an out without throwing a pitch. He came in with two out in the 11th and picked ...


  18. Russell sets Cubs mark for left-handersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Herald

    While the Blackhawks were on their way to playing nearly two games Tuesday night and many Chicago sports fans were heading to bed while the Cubs were in San Diego, James Russell was setting an all-time Cubs record. The 29-year-old left-hander took the loss in Tuesday night's 4-3 loss to the Padres.


  19. Norris' 2-Run Double In 8th Lifts Padres Over Cubs, 4-3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... game. With runners on the corners in the eighth, Norris doubled to left off Pedro Strop, who had just replaced James Russell (0-1). Pinch-hitter Clint Barmes reached to open the inning when second baseman Addison Russell dropped his fly ball to ...


  20. Padres 4, Cubs 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Channel3000

    ... reached third on second baseman Cory Spangenberg's sacrifice bunt. Right-hander Pedro Strop relieved lefty James Russell (0-1), and Norris greeted Strop with his go-ahead hit to right field.Joaquin Benoit (4-1) pitched a scoreless eighth for the ...