Addison Russell

Russell in 2014, photo by Debby Wong/

Birth Name: Geoffreye O’Neal Addison Robert Watts Jr. III

Place of Birth: Pensacola, Florida, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 23, 1994

*African-American (father)
*Filipino (mother)

Addison Russell, full name Addison Wayne Russell, is an American professional baseball player. He is a shortstop for the Kiwoom Heroes of the KBO League.

He was born to an African-American father and a Filipino mother, Milany. He was adopted by his stepfather Wayne Russell, taking the name Addison Wayne Russell. He has a daughter with Mallory Engstrom; a son with his wife Melisa Reidy, who is also of half Filipino descent; and a son with Asti Kelley.



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