Russell The Muscle Branyan
Born: 12/19/1975 in Warner Robins, GA
Bats/Throws: L/R HT: 6'3'' WT: 230 Bio
Signed by the New York Yankees as a Minor League free agent on Feb. 8, 2012. ... Signed by the Milwaukee Brewers as a Minor League free agent on Feb. 20, 2008. ... Acquired by the St. Louis Cardinals from the Philadelphia Phillies for a player to be named on Aug. 31, 2007. ... Had his contract purchased by the Phillies on Aug. 9, 2007. ... Signed by the Indians as a free agent on Aug. 7, 2007. ... Acquired by the San Diego Padres from the Tampa Bay Rays for pitchers Evan Meek and Dale Thayer on Aug. 24, 2006. ... Signed by the Rays as a free agent on Jan. 31, 2006. ... Acquired by the Brewers from the Indians for cash considerations on July 26, 2004. ... Acquired by the Indians from the Atlanta Braves for pitcher Scott Sturkie on April 25, 2004. ... Signed by the Braves as a free agent on Feb. 5, 2004. ... Acquired by the Cincinnati Reds from the Indians for first baseman Ben Broussard on June 7, 2002. ... Selected by the Indians in the seventh round of the 1994 First-Year Player Draft out of Stratford Academy in Macon, Ga.
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