Russell Steinberg

MLB, Baseball
New York University
New York, New York


Russell Steinberg covers Major League Baseball for

He is a sports journalist and reporter with previous stints at Boardroom and SB Nation, where he covered college basketball for nearly 10 years.


Russell Steinberg earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and history from New York University, where he graduated in 2012. There he also served as a broadcast and public address announcer for NYU basketball and volleyball.

Latest Articles From Russell Steinberg

  • Cardinals Trade Proposal Lands Re-invented White Sox Pitcher

    Jim Bowden proposes a trade that would send White Sox pitcher Erick Fedde to the Cardinals, giving them much-needed rotation help.

  • NaLyssa Smith Instagram Comment Has Fans Speculating About Her Future

  • Serena Williams Speaks Out in Support of Caitlin Clark

  • Phillies Linked to Marlins Lefty As They Look To Bolster Bullpen: Report

  • Yankees’ Juan Soto Predicted to Earn Record-Long Contract

  • Adam Silver Has Own Perspective on Caitlin Clark Not Making Olympic Team

    Adam Silver said he understands why Caitlin Clark did not make the Olympic team, even if it means fewer eyeballs on the sport.

  • Red Sox Named Potential Fit for Left-handed Ace

  • Kamilla Cardoso Defends Teammate Angel Reese Against Doubters [WATCH]

  • Mookie Betts Lauds Pirates Rookie Paul Skenes: ‘His Stuff Is Real’

  • Dodgers Add Infield Depth With Cavan Biggio Trade

  • Caitlin Clark Decision Was Not Based on TV Ratings, Team USA Official Says

    Team USA official Jen Rizzotti said it would be "irresponsible" to talk about Caitlin Clark "in a way other than how she would impact the play" of Team USA.

  • Blockbuster Trade Prediction Sends Mets Slugger to Astros

  • Mets Coaches Have Turned Luis Severino into a ‘Likely’ Trade Candidate

  • Aaron Judge Heaps Praise on Shohei Ohtani: ‘What an Impressive Athlete’

  • Mookie Betts Voted MLB’s Best ‘Vibes Guy’ in Survey from The Athletic

  • Yankees ‘Would Love to Get their Hands on’ Rockies 3B Ryan McMahon: Report

  • Braves to Call Up Pitching Prospect Hurston Waldrep

  • Bryce Harper Has Talked to ‘Numerous People in MLB’ About 2028 Olympics

  • Multiple General Managers Expect Mets’ Pete Alonso to Be Traded: Report

  • Phillies Named as Potential Trade Destination for $50 Million White Sox Star

    It would take a hefty offer for the White Sox to trade Luis Robert Jr., but the Phillies might have the pieces to get it done.

  • Twins 3B Royce Lewis Pays Tribute to Idol Derek Jeter at Yankee Stadium

  • Astros’ 5th-Year Starter to Undergo Tommy John Surgery: Report

  • St. Louis Cardinals 1B Paul Goldschmidt Named Potential Trade Target

  • Astros GM: ‘I Don’t See Any Scenario Where We’re Sellers’ at Trade Deadline

  • Blue Jays GM Provides Bo Bichette, Vlad Guerrero Jr. Update Amid Trade Rumors

    Blue Jays GM Ross Atkins said that he would rather sign Bo Bichette and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to extensions, not trade them at the deadline.

  • Blue Jays Minor Leaguer Payton Henry ‘Pretty Good’ After Scary Head Injury

  • Luis Gil Has ‘Blown Away’ Yankees Teammates with Historic Start

  • Blue Jays Pitcher Alek Manoah Headed for MRI on Right Elbow

  • Social Media Celebrates Controversial Umpire’s Retirement

  • Mariners Celebrate Old Tweet from Prospect Ryan Bliss After Calling Him Up

    Ten years after telling the Mariners it was his dream to play for them, Seattle prospect Ryan Bliss will do exactly that.