Shortstop and Outfielder
Russell was a switch-hitter in 1971.
6-0, 175lb (183cm, 79kg)
October 21, 1948
in Pittsburg, KS
Draft: Drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 9th round of the 1966 MLB June Amateur Draft from Pittsburg HS (Pittsburg, KS).
High School: Pittsburg HS (Pittsburg, KS)
School: Pittsburg State University (Pittsburg, KS)
April 7, 1969
10,376th in MLB history)
vs. CIN 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
October 1, 1986
vs. SDP 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Exceeded rookie limits during 1969 season
Agents: Steve Freyer
Full Name: William Ellis Russell