James Russell

Relief Pitcher Age: 29 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 14 (#427 overall), 2007 College: Texas Agent(s): Hendricks Sports Management
  • Current Contract

    James Russell signed a 1 year / $507,500 contract with the Chicago Cubs, including an annual average salary of $507,500. In 2015, Russell will earn a base salary of $421,530. Russell has a cap hit of $421,530.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $507,500
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $507,500
    Free Agent: -
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $421,530 $421,530
    Sources: MLB contract specifics generally collected from Baseball Prospectus & Rotoworld.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Dead Salary
    2015 Contract details by year $596,311 - $596,311

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,425,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,425,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $2,425,000 $2,425,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings - $350,000 - $350,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - $400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $427,500 - - $427,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $512,500 - - $512,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,075,000 - - $1,075,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $572,267 - - $572,267
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,202,732 - - $1,202,732
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $596,311 - - $596,311
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $421,530 - - $421,530
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $5,207,840 $350,000 - $5,557,840
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how James Russell ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($421,530) Rank
    MLB: #808
    Chicago Cubs: #35
    Relief Pitcher: #288

    Total Cash ($421,530) Rank
    MLB: #806
    Relief Pitcher: #288

    Average Annual ($507,500) Rank
    MLB: #760
    Relief Pitcher: #259
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games IP H R ER BB K HR W L S ERA
    2015 CHC 39 25.2 26 9 8 7 16 1 0 2 0 2.77
    2014 CHC 66 57.2 45 20 19 20 42 3 0 2 1 2.95
    2013 CHC 74 52.2 46 21 21 18 37 7 1 6 0 3.57
    2012 CHC 77 69.1 67 28 25 23 55 5 7 1 2 3.26
    2011 CHC 61 65.1 74 37 31 13 42 12 1 6 0 4.29
    2010 CHC 57 49. 55 37 27 11 42 11 1 1 0 4.96

    Valuation

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    • Previous Rating: 1.68
    • Current Salary: $421,530

    Production Points

    • Season Total: 17.41
    • Points/Game: 0.45

    Current TVS Rankings

    428 MLB
    225 Pitching
    14 Chicago Cubs