Addison Russell RUMORS & NEWS

  • Should the Cubs trade Addison Russell for Manny Machado? Umm...no

    NBC Chicago "Twitter is abuzz with the sound of Manny Machado trade propositions. There's no harm in that. It's everybody's right as a sports fan to come up with their own ideas for trades — no matter how crazy — and debate proposals with other fans. But not all trade ideas are equal, of course. In..." December 18

  • Where do Cubs go from here with Addison Russell and Javier Baez?

    NBC Chicago "A scout from a potential playoff opponent asked the question while covering the Cubs in late September: Why is Addison Russell still playing shortstop over Javier Baez? An ego thing, to make sure they didn’t lose Russell near the end of a difficult year from a personal/professional standpoint,..." October 31

  • Cubs' Russell to miss at least 3 more weeks after re-aggravating foot injury

    Chicago Tribune "Shortstop Addison Russell underwent an MRI exam on his right foot Thursday after being examined by Cubs orthopedic physician Stephen Gryzlo. The MRI revealed Russell re-aggravated plantar fasciitis in his right foot and will be out for at least three more weeks. He had been planning to return..." September 01

  • Cubs’ Addison Russell aggravates foot injury, DL return uncertain

    Chicago Sun-Times "Cubs shortstop Addison Russell aggravated his foot injury during his minor-league rehab assignment, a setback that could push his return from the disabled list back by two weeks or more. Russell, who has been on the DL for the last month with plantar fasciitis in his right foot, was scratched..." August 31

  • Cubs place Russell on 10-day DL with foot injury

    Bleacher Report "Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell suffered a foot injury that has landed him on the 10-day disabled list. The Cubs announced Friday that Russell had been placed on the DL, retroactive to Aug. 2. Russell demonstrated his formidable power from the shortstop role in 2016 with 21 home runs..." August 05