Kevin Russo was selected out of Baylor University in the 20th round of the 2006 first year player MLB draft by the New York Yankees.
In 2009, he was added to the Yankee’s 40-man roster to protect him from the Rule 5 Draft, and made his major league debut on May 8, 2010. Since then, Russo has shared time between the majors and the New York Yankee’s Triple A team in Scranton, PA.
As a collegiate he helped lead the Bears to a 2005 College World Series appearance. Russo received All-Big 12 conference Honorable Mention in 2005 and was named to the 2006 preseason All-Big 12 Conference team by Baseball America.
His senior year in high school in Boulder, Colorado he was CO-All State running back with Lendale White.
Russo skyrocketed through the minor leagues hitting very successfully at every level. Even though he came up as a second baseman he has worked on his game to become a tremendous 2nd baseman, 3rd baseman, and outfielder.
Positions: Outfield, Second Baseman, and Third Baseman
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