February 3, 1993 |
The Angels intensified negotiations Tuesday in their quest to acquire free-agent bullpen stopper Jeff Russell, and they are hopeful of signing him to a one-year contract before the weekend. "There's a good chance we might get something done," said Alan Hendricks, Russell's agent. "The Angels present a real and viable alternative, and hopefully things will come to a head in the next 24 to 48 hours.
January 28, 1993 |
Apprehensive about their bullpen and in dire need of a fifth starter, the Angels confirmed Wednesday they have had preliminary talks with free agent reliever Jeff Russell and three veteran starters. Russell, a two-time All-Star who has at least 30 saves in three of the last four seasons, is considered the most prestigious remaining free agent. If the Angels are successful in acquiring Russell, he would replace Bryan Harvey, who was selected by the Florida Marlins in the expansion draft.
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May 3, 2011 |
Riverside police say that an avowed white supremacist and onetime water district board candidate was shot to death in his home by his own young son. Jeff Russell Hall, 32, was southwestern regional director of the National Socialist Movement, a neo-Nazi group based in Detroit. Police were called to his home at 4:04 a.m. Sunday and found Hall badly injured and lying on a couch, Riverside Police Lt. Ed Blevins said. Paramedics tried to revive Hall, but he died at the scene, Blevins said.
February 19, 1993 |
New York Yankee infielder Randy Velarde won his salary arbitration case for $1.05 million, but Chicago Cub first baseman Mark Grace lost his arbitration case and was awarded a one-season salary of $3.3 million. Pittsburgh infielder Jeff King also lost his arbitration case and was awarded a one-season salary of $675,000.
September 30, 1995 |
Oxnard 40, Ventura 27--Desmond Davis ran for 100 yards and two touchdowns for the Yellowjackets (2-2, 1-0) at Oxnard. Davis had touchdown runs of 67 and six yards. Oxnard's defense also played a pivotal role in the win. The Yellowjackets scored four times following Ventura turnovers, including long interception returns by Ross Randolph and Chris Vera.