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Addison Russell Rumors: Tigers Among Teams Interested in Former Cubs SS

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Detroit Tigers are reportedly interested in former Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell. Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported the news Thursday, noting multiple teams are interested in the 25-year-old...
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Tigers reportedly among teams interested in ex-Cubs SS Addison Russell

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarker

Just a few days after being non-tendered by the Chicago Cubs, shortstop Addison Russell is already reportedly drawing interest from multiple MLB teams. According to MLB Network's Jon Heyman, the Detroit Tigers are among several teams with interest in signing the 25-year-old shortstop. Russell, who served a 40-game suspension during the 2018 season, stayed with the Cubs for the 2019 season despite overwhelming criticism toward the organization. After a short stint in the minors, the Cubs called Russell up in May. He posted a .244/.319/.402 slash line before being sent down in July. The...
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Tigers interested in free-agent middle infielder Addison Russell

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarker

The Tigers are among the teams interested in free-agent middle infielder Addison Russell, Jon Heyman of MLB Network tweets. Russell joined the open market when the Cubs non-tendered him Monday. There is no denying Russell is a major league-caliber middle infielder, but the significant baggage he comes with likely helped influence the Cubs to move on from him. The 25-year-old Russell sat out the early portion of last season after the league issued him a 40-game suspension for a violation of its domestic violence policy in October 2018. Once Russell came back from that alarming ban, opposing...
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Tigers Interested In Addison Russell

1 month ago   |   By MLB Trade Rumors

The Tigers are among the teams interested in free-agent middle infielder Addison Russell , Jon Heyman of MLB Network tweets. Russell joined the open market when the Cubs non-tendered him Monday.
There is no denying Russell is a major league-caliber middle infielder, but the significant baggage he comes with likely helped influence the Cubs to move on from him. The 25-year-old Russell sat out the early portion of last season after the league issued him a 40-game suspension for a violation of its domestic violence policy in October 2018. Once Russell came back from that alarming ban...
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