Tue, 26 Mar 2013 10:50:11 -0700
The Detroit Tigers placed OF Avisail Garcia (heel) on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, March 26, and reassigned P Jose Alvarez, C Brad Davis and 3B Kevin Russo to minor league camp. P Luke Putkonen was optioned to Triple-A Toledo.
Fantasy Tip: This virtually ensures that Quintin Berry will be the fourth outfielder on the opening day roster. He'll split time in left field with Andy Dirks mainly.
Sun, 18 Nov 2012 10:19:01 -0800
The Detroit Tigers have reportedly signed INF/OF Kevin Russo (Yankees) to a minor league contract, with an invitation to spring training camp.
Wed, 11 May 2011 16:47:06 -0700
The New York Yankees outrighted OF Kevin Russo to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre after he cleared waivers Wednesday, May 11.
Fri, 06 May 2011 11:29:50 -0700
The New York Yankees designated OF Kevin Russo for assignment Friday, May 6.
Wed, 23 Mar 2011 23:15:06 -0700
The New York Yankees optioned OF Melky Mesa, Ps Ryan Pope and Eric Wordekemper to Double-A Trenton Wednesday, March 23, reports Wallace Matthews, of ESPNNewYork.com. IFs Brandon Laird and Kevin Russo were also optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The team also reassigned P Steve Garrison. C Jose Gil, OF Jordan Parraz and IF Jorge Vazquez to the team's minor league camp.
Thu, 17 Mar 2011 01:29:34 -0700
The New York Yankees optioned six players to the minor leagues Wednesday, March 16, according to MLB.com's Bryan Hoch. P Andrew Brackman went to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, as well as IF's Brandon Laird and Kevin Russo, and OF Melky Mesa. P's Steve Garrison and Ryan Pope were optioned to Double-A Trenton.
Sun, 06 Feb 2011 11:50:13 -0800
New York Yankees IFs Ronnie Belliard, Eric Chavez, Brandon Laird, Eduardo Nunez, Ramiro Pena and Kevin Russo will compete for two utility infielder spots on the 25-man roster during spring training, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com. It is believed that one of the spots will go to either Nunez or Pena because they are the only two players capable of playing shortstop.
Mon, 13 Sep 2010 06:29:27 -0700
The New York Yankees recalled 1B Juan Miranda and IF Kevin Russo from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes Barre, USAToday.com reports.
Fri, 16 Jul 2010 12:08:54 -0700
The New York Yankees optioned OF Kevin Russo to the minors Friday, July 16, according to CBSSports.com.
Wed, 09 Jun 2010 10:18:54 -0700
New York Yankees OF Brett Gardner (thumb) is out of the lineup Wednesday, June 9, after leaving the game Tuesday, June 8, with soreness in his left thumb, according to ESPNNewYork.com's Wallace Matthews. IF Kevin Russo is starting in left field in place of Gardner.