The Cubs are going through closers like chicks in Wrigleyville go through mai tais. First it was Carlos Marmol, then Rafael Dolis, and now it's ... Russell? He picked up a save and a win last week in what may or may not have been the North Siders¿ last victories of the season. Then he promptly went out and gave up a run while getting just two outs against the Giants. Still, he¿s got a 1.80 ERA and has the best shot of any to pick up a save on this gawd-awful team. Key stat: It was Russell's first career save. Gotta start somewhere.
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