Russ Moore Adams
Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: August 30, 1980 in Laurinburg, NC
High School: Scotland HS (Laurinburg, NC) School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC) by the Drafted Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 2002 amateur draft. Signed June 7, 2002.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 3, 2004 (Age 24.004)
vs. OAK 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 2005 season Rookie Status: [*]
Team: BlueJays 2004-2009 Agents: Lonnie Cooper [*] Final Game: June 30, 2009 (Age 28.304)
vs. TBR 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- July 2014
7/6 Canadian Baseball Network: Hoffman signs record deal with Jays: * The Blue Jays didn’t fool around when it came to signing their top two picks from the June draft: RHP Jeff Hoffman chosen ... News -- June 2014
6/12 Baseballhotcorner.com: Blue Jays Finally Seeing Fruits Of Anthopoulos’ Draft Labor: When Alex Anthopoulos took over as Toronto Blue Jays’ General Manager in October 2009, he adopted a franchise in limbo. ... News -- August 2013
8/26 Jays Journal: The Week In Review: How low can we go?: It’s a week like the Jay’s just had which makes me wish I hadn’t burned my Mustafa joke a couple of weeks ago. ...
8/19 Jays Journal: Week In Review: Big Papi Kawasaki: This past week saw the Jays wrap up their series with Oakland before taking on the Red Sox and the Rays and while the results ...
8/12 Jays Journal: Week in Review: The Jose and Josh Show: This past week saw the Jays face the Mariners before returning to the friendly confines of the concrete mausoleum by the lake ...
8/5 Jays Journal: Week in Review: Dream of Californication: With Travis Bateman now doing the big picture of sports in Toronto over at Tip of the Tower I will be taking over with the weekly ... News -- May 2013
5/1 Jays Journal: April Is The Cruelest Month For The Blue Jays: There’s been a lot of fuss about the Blue Jays through the first month of the season. Their 10-17 record is 4th worst in ... News -- March 2013
3/26 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 2004: And then there was one. If you recall, 2004 was the first year since 1976 that only one team from Canada was playing in the major ... News -- January 2013
1/21 Jays Journal: 2 Years After The Vernon Wells Trade: It was like it just happened yesterday when I got a call from my best friend telling me the greatest Blue Jays news I had heard ...
1/4 mlbreports.com: Adam Lind: Ready For His Last Season in the Big Leagues: Like us on Facebook here Friday January 4th, 2013 Jonathan Hacohen (Baseball Writer and Website Founder): Living in Toronto, ... News -- May 2012
5/26 Mets360.com: Jenrry Mejia, Chris Young and Pedro Beato: On the mend and on the way: Jenrry Mejia: Was just sent up to AAA. This tells me that the Mets are serious about the potential of Mejia going into the bullpen ... News -- December 2011
12/12 House of the Bluebird: The Rise of One, The Fall of Another: Photo by Keith Allison licensed under Creative Commons2009 was a year of wonder and great promise for Blue Jays ... News -- October 2011
10/18 PaulLebowitz.com: MLB Rumors And Strangeness: If this is what we have to look forward to as the off-season beckons, you’d better get yourself a raincoat and a gas mask ... News -- May 2011
5/15 B-R Blog: DH batting 9th: Last night, Andruw Jones was the starting DH for the Yankees (filling in for Jorge Posada) and he batted 9th, which was going ...
5/8 MLBTradeRumors: Week In Review: 5/1/11 - 5/7/11: Happy Mother's Day! Let's take a look back at the week that was:
The Rangers officially signed Cuban defector Leonys Martin ...
5/5 MLBTradeRumors: Russ Adams Retires: Infielder Russ Adams has decided to retire, reports Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com. Adams has played the last two seasons for ...
5/5 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Mets | Russ Adams retiresNew York Mets 2B Russ Adams has retired from baseball. ...[+]
News -- March 2011
3/23 MLBTradeRumors: Offseason In Review: New York Mets: The Mets are next in our Offseason In Review series.
Major League/International Signings
Jose Reyes, SS: one year, $11MM. ...
3/18 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Mets | Six cut: The New York Mets reassigned RP Taylor Tankersley, OF Jason Pridie, P Boof Bonser, IF Russ Adams, RP Ryota Igarashi and C Dusty ...[+]
News -- February 2011
2/27 MetsNews.net: Mets win both games, Perez struggles...again:
(Noah K. Murray/The Star-Ledger)
Today, the Mets played two games. One half of the team played at Disney's ...
2/21 Call to the Pen: Breaking Down the Non-Roster Invitees: New York Mets: The Mets don't have the most extensive or interesting collection of NRIs, but every team has a few interesting guys beyond the ... News -- December 2010
12/9 MLBTradeRumors: Winter Meetings Acquisitions Roundup: To say that the last few days have been busy would be a whopping understatement. The Red Sox and Nationals signed a pair of All-Star ...
12/6 MLBTradeRumors: Minor Deals: Adams, Ryan, Bass, Santos: We've seen our share of major moves since yesterday, but the minor deals keep streaming in, too. Here they are:
The Mets ...
12/6 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Mets | Russ Adams to re-signThe New York Mets will re-sign 2B Russ Adams to a minor league deal, according to ESPNNewYork.com's Adam Rubin. ...[+]