Russell Martin

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.


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David Phelps Will Be Important Piece For Yankees Pitching

Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.


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Russell Martin Tossed After Exchange With Umpire

New York Yankees catcher Russell Martin got an early exit after a brief exchange with home plate umpire Paul Schrieber.


Oakland Athletics v New York Yankees

Yankees Become 1st MLB Team To Hit 3 Grand Slams

The New York Yankees became the first team in major league history to hit three grand slams in a game, with Robinson Cano, Russell Martin and Curtis Granderson connecting Thursday in a wet, wild 22-9 romp over the Oakland Athletics.


Los Angeles Dodgers v Pittsburgh Pirates

Russell Martin Citing Distractions As Reason For Poor Play With Dodgers

Russell Martin says he knows what has caused the dropp-off in his performance the past few seasons, John Lott of the National Post reports.


Atlanta Braves v Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers Sign Dioner Navarro For Second Stint With Club

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — The Dodgers have signed free-agent catcher Dioner Navarro to a one-year contract, bringing him back for a second stint in Los Angeles. Navarro played for the Dodgers for parts of two […]


2007 MLB All-Star Game

Report: Martin Leaves Dodgers, Inks Deal With Yankees

Multiple sources are telling, free-agent catcher Russell Martin has signed a contract with the New York Yankees. The 2-time All-Star played in just 97 games because of a hip injury last season.


Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

Report: Dodgers And Catcher Dioner Navarro Close To A Deal

CBS — The Los Angeles Dodgers are close to a one-year agreement with free agent catcher Dioner Navarro. This according to a source with knowledge of the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity. […]


San Francisco Giants v Los Angeles Dodgers

Russell Martin In Pinstripes?

Now that Russell Martin is a free agent after being non-tendered by the Dodgers, interest is heavy.


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Dodgers And Russell Martin Part Ways

The Los Angeles Dodgers have decided not to offer contracts for next season to a pair of former All-Stars: catcher Russell Martin and reliever George Sherrill.


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Dodgers Must Make Decision On Russell Martin

Catcher Russell Martin is working out in Montreal with a personal trainer. He has started to run on a low-impact treadmill and expects to be able to resume full weight-bearing running in the “next couple of weeks.”