Via TwitterKen Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal · 9m
DEAL IS DONE: #Cubs send Samardzija and Hammel to #Athletics for Addison Russell, per sources. May be other players and team(s) involved.
They were both potential trade targets for the Yankees. A's are going for it all this year
Keith Law with all the deets:
Addison Russell and Billy McKinney are their two best prospects (rated 1 and 2 respectively).keithlaw @keithlaw
Cubs/A's deal official. Samardzija and Hammel for Russell, McKinney, Straily, PTBNL. Analysis to follow on ESPN Insider.