03/22/2016 8:08 AM
The AirHogs are happy to announce the signing of LHP Griffin Russell.
Russell was a 28th round draft pick of the San Diego Padres in 2012. After spending 2012 and 2013 with the Padres’ Arizona Rookie League affiliate, he played in Eugene, Tri-City, Fort Wayne, and Lake Elsinore over the next two seasons. The 22-year-old has thrown 119.1 innings professionally, primarily as a reliever.
He is a native of Wichita Falls, Texas.
Welcome to the AirHogs, Griffin!