Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:07:28 -0700
The Minnesota Twins may interview Baltimore Orioles bench coach John Russell for their open manager slot vacated when Ron Gardenhire was fired. Russell cannot be contacted by the Twins until after Baltimore finishes its playoff run.
Sat, 17 May 2014 12:34:26 -0700
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter will be away from the team Saturday, May 17, to attend his daughter's graduation from law school. Bench coach John Russell will serve as acting manager, with director of player development Brian Graham serving as bench coach.
Tue, 08 Nov 2011 12:35:37 -0800
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Tuesday, Nov. 8, that bench coach John Russell will return to the team next season.
Thu, 23 Jun 2011 06:04:12 -0700
Baltimore Orioles third base coach John Russell will serve as the bench coach for the rest of the season with bench coach Willie Randolph taking over as third base coach. Russell came under fire for a couple of ill-advised decisions to send base runners.
Mon, 23 May 2011 13:42:26 -0700
Baltimore Orioles third base coach John Russell may need surgery to repair an injured left knee. Manager Buck Showalter said he does not know when Russell will be able to return to coaching third base.
Sun, 22 May 2011 10:16:32 -0700
Baltimore Orioles bench coach Willie Randolph is serving as the team's third-base coach Sunday, May 22, as a result of John Russell needing time to recover from an injection in his left knee. Randolph also coached third base Saturday, May 21, and may need to do so again for the next few games.
Mon, 02 May 2011 02:43:28 -0700
Chicago Cubs SP John Russell will start Monday, May 2, when his team takes on the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Tue, 23 Nov 2010 19:11:55 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles hired former manager Willie Randolph as their new bench coach Tuesday, Nov. 23, according to MLB.com's Spencer Fordin. The staff also includes third base coach John Russell, pitching coach Mark Conner, bullpen coach Rick Adair, first base coach Wayne Kirby and hitting coach Jim Presley.
Mon, 15 Nov 2010 11:39:30 -0800
Former manager John Russell is expected to become the Baltimore Orioles' next bench coach, according to The Baltimore Sun.
Sat, 13 Nov 2010 11:54:10 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles interviewed former Pittsburgh Pirates manager John Russell Friday, Nov. 12, for one of their two coaching vacancies, according to Dan Connolly of The Baltimore Sun. The team still needs to hire a bench coach and a third-base coach.