Addison Russell Returns To Cubs After Suspension; Ben Zobrist Takes Leave Of AbsenceCubs infielder Addison Russell is returning to the field tonight following a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy, the Cubs confirmed Wednesday.
Cubs' Russell Says He's Focused On Becoming A Better PersonChicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell said Thursday that he is focused on "trying to become a better person" since being suspended for 40 games for violating Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy.
Addison Russell Speaks Out About Domestic Violence Suspension; 'I’m Not Proud Of The Person That I Was'In his first public comments since he was suspended for 40 games for violating the league’s domestic violence policy, Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell apologized to his wife and his team, and said he believes counseling is making him a better person.
Chicago Cubs: Five Story Lines For 2019 SeasonMajor League Baseball is back, and here are five big story lines for the Chicago Cubs in 2019.
'Own It Now' Cubs Spring Training Gets Under Way Amid Controversy"We'll continue to hold Addison to an incredibly high standard or he won't play another regular season game as a Chicago Cub ever again."
Chicago Cubs Spring Training: Heyward, Happ, Schwarber, Russell Report Early, Hit The Batting CageWhile Chicago Cubs pitchers and catchers have officially reported to spring training in Arizona, some of the other position players are in camp already.
Addison Russell's Ex Wife Speaks Out About Alleged AbuseThe ex-wife of Addison Russell is speaking in more detail about the alleged physical and verbal abuse she says she suffered at the hands of the Chicago Cubs shortstop.
Addison Russell To Remain With Chicago Cubs, Issues Statement On Domestic Abuse Allegations
Cubs' Addison Russell Suspended 40 Games Under MLB Domestic Abuse PolicyMajor League Baseball has been conducting an investigation into allegations of abuse made by Russell's ex-wife, Melisa Reidy.
MLB Extends Addison Russell's Leave Through End Of Regular SeasonThe Major League Baseball Association is extending Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell's leave until Sunday--the final day of the regular season for the Cubs
Addison Russell Unlikely To Return For Cubs' PostseasonCubs shortstop Addison Russell was placed on leave last week by Major League Baseball following allegations that he was physically and verbally abusive during his marriage.
Cubs' Russell On Leave Amid Abuse Claims; Epstein Calls Allegations 'Very Disturbing'Domestic violence allegations against him first came to light a year ago, when a friend of his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, accused him of abuse in an Instagram post.
Addison Russell Placed On Leave After Abuse Allegations By Ex-Wife, Melisa ReidyCubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on leave by Major League Baseball following his ex-wife's allegations that he was physically and verbally abusive during their marriage.
Ex-Wife Of Addison Russell Accuses Cubs Shortstop Of Physical, Verbal Abuse The ex-wife of Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has accused him of verbal and physical abuse during their marriage.
Levine: After 'Very Tough' 2017, Cubs' Addison Russell Looks For Bounce-Back Season"I really think this is his year to blossom," manager Joe Maddon says of Russell.