Addison Russell

Deep Dish Baseball podcast: Cubs-White Sox recap and a look into the future

Welcome to the weekly Deep Dish Baseball podcast with Mark Gonzales and Paul Sullivan and other Chicago Tribune writers.<p><b>Subscribe and listen to Deep Dish Baseball on iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play</b><p>Mark and Paul recap the Cubs-White Sox series (:31 mark), discuss Addison Russell's future (3:08), …

Chicago White Sox

Cubs regroup after Addison Russell accusations, focus on jobs in win over Sox

Carl Edwards Jr. texted Addison Russell Friday but hadn’t heard back by late afternoon Saturday. Manager Joe Maddon said he hadn’t talked to the …

Chicago Cubs

Cubs add infielder Mike Freeman to take Addison Russell's roster spot

In a perfect setting, infielder Mike Freeman will be able to celebrate a National League Central title with the Cubs before returning to Greenville, S.C., for the birth of his first child.<p>The Cubs added Freeman to their roster Saturday as insurance at shortstop. A day earlier, Major League Baseball …

Chicago Cubs

Cubs release statement on Russell abuse allegations

Cubs release statement on Addison Russell abuse allegations<p>USA Today<p>Following recent allegations of domestic abuse against Addison Russell, the Cubs …

Domestic Violence

Watch Anthony Rizzo discuss the news regarding Addison Russell and the investigation from last year.

Watch Anthony Rizzo discuss the news regarding Addison Russell and the investigation from last year.<p>Jesse Rogers, ESPN Staff Writer4d ago

Anthony Rizzo

MLB Star’s Ex-Wife Accuses Him Of Physical, Mental Abuse

The ex-wife of Chicago Cubs’ shortstop Addison Russell opened up about allegations of physical and mental abuse against the MLB star. Russell’s …

Addison Russell

Just a game: Cubs fall flat against Sox after emotions, real life set in

By the time the baseball started Friday afternoon for the Cubs, none of it seemed to matter.<p>They even played like it.<p>“I think anytime you see a …

Chicago Cubs

Ex-Wife Of Cubs' Addison Russell Writes About Domestic Abuse

"I hope my story empowers and inspires other women," Melisa Reidy wrote in a blog post linked to her Instagram account.

Domestic Abuse

The Cubs called Addison Russell into their offices this morning. He continues to deny ever physically harming his ex-wife. It's still unclear if she will cooperate with a league investigation,

The Cubs called Addison Russell into their offices this morning. He continues to deny ever physically harming his ex-wife. It's still unclear if she …

Addison Russell

Jurickson Profar has officially hit the weirdest home run of the 2018 season. | theScore.com

• Report: Warriors, Ulis agree to Exhibit 10 contract<br>• Report: Butler may not attend training camp if he isn't traded<br>• Addison Russell denies abusing …

Addison Russell

Statement from Addison Russell and distributed by PA: “These allegations are completely false. I made that clear to Major League Baseball last year and reiterated it to the Cubs today. I’m confident any full and fair investigation will fully exonerate me. The protection of my children is foremost in my mind so I will have no further comment.”

Statement from Addison Russell and distributed by PA: “These allegations are completely false. I made that clear to Major League Baseball last year …

Major League Baseball

After extended rest, key bullpen arms deliver 4 scoreless innings in Cubs' victory

Despite pitching in a career-high and team-leading 73 games, reliever Steve Cishek felt the need to get in some pregame work Friday before the opener of the City Series at Guaranteed Rate Field.<p>That work came in handy a day later. Cishek and his fellow relievers finally got work Saturday night …

Chicago Cubs

Melisa Reidy-Russell Is Brave, Addison Russell Is A Coward

Addison Russell

MLB places Cubs' Russell on administrative leave

Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave, Major League Baseball announced in a statement on Friday, according …

Baseball

(9/21) What's Happening

• Governor Brown signs bill that allows PG&E to bill customers to pay for wildfire costs<br>• Authorities arrest man suspected of being NorCal rapist<br>• Hidden …

Domestic Violence

Addison Russell denies abusing ex-wife

Addison Russell has released a statement denying that he physically and emotionally abused his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy.<p>"These allegations are …

Baseball

Effectively Wild Episode 1273: Baseball, But Louder

Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Sullivan banter about the response to their previous episode, whether improvements in catching or improvements in umpiring …

Framing

Run for the Ring: Russell blasts tie-breaking HR vs Dodgers

In the latest 'Run for the Ring' series, we flashback to October 20, 2016 when Addison Russell blasted a 2-run homer to give the Cubs the lead over th

Addison Russell

Addison Russell makes spectacular play, but it's David Bote and his 'Bote Face' who becomes the star

One reason Cubs fans love David Bote is he seems to be part player, part fan — an everyman who got a shot to play with the Cubs and turned into an unlikely grand slam hero.<p>Now he’s part meme.<p>During the ninth inning of the Cubs’ 3-0 win against the Brewers on Tuesday night, cameras caught the “wow” …

Chicago Cubs

David Bote couldn't believe Addison Russell's remarkable play in 9th inning of Cubs' win over Brewers

The red-hot Milwaukee Brewers entered Tuesday night’s game against the Chicago Cubs just one game behind the Cubs in the NL Central standings. The …

Baseball

Russell's sliding grab, great throw deny Braun of hit

Ryan Braun hits a grounder to short that Addison Russell makes a great play on for the out.

Ryan Braun

Watch: Addison Russell makes awesome play to rob Ryan Braun

Addison Russell made a spectacular play to rob Ryan Braun of a hit on Tuesday night.<p>Braun was batting with one out in the top of the 9th inning with …

Joe Maddon

Cubs 3, Brewers 0

Chicago Cubs

David Bote had a priceless reaction after Addison Russell's diving stop and throw

By Chris Landers<p>In the ninth inning of Milwaukee's game against the Cubs on Tuesday night, Ryan Braun smoked a one-hopper that seemed ticketed for …

David Bote

Urias escapes 2nd-inning jam | 10/20/2016 | MLB.com

With runners on first and second base, Julio Urias gets Addison Russell to fly out to left field to end the Cubs' scoring threat in the 2nd

Addison Russell

It took 24 pitches for Josh Hader to strike out all 6 Cubs batters he faced: David Bote, Addison Russell, Daniel Murphy, Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo and Javier Baez. He now has 127 strikeouts in 73.2 innings.

It took 24 pitches for Josh Hader to strike out all 6 Cubs batters he faced: David Bote, Addison Russell, Daniel Murphy, Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo …

Anthony Rizzo

Watch Addison Russell discuss his game coming off an injury. He was shaky in the field on Tuesday in the Cubs blow out loss to Milwaukee.

Watch Addison Russell discuss his game coming off an injury. He was shaky in the field on Tuesday in the Cubs blow out loss to Milwaukee.<p>Jesse …

Milwaukee

Brewers 11, Cubs 1

Chicago Cubs

Everything goes wrong for Cubs as Brewers trim NL Central deficit to 3 games

A refresher course in fundamentals, or even some smelling salts, might be in order for the Cubs after arguably their worst all-around performance of the season.<p>Two errors were only part of the problem Tuesday night as the Cubs allowed their lead in the National League Central to decrease to three …

Baseball

Chicago Cubs drop a heartbreaker in Milwaukee as Brewers gain ground

Seeking to extend their season-best advantage in the National League Central, the Chicago Cubs faltered, falling to the Brewers in walk-off fashion …

Baseball