David Ross

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Rob Bradford
April 05, 2019 - 9:43 am
OAKLAND -- It's the magical concoction every World Series-winning team has tried to capture. But as these Red Sox are finding out duplicating the magic that allowed for October euphoria six months later isn't an easy feat. "I think it’s a fine line in rest and actually being prepared and what that...
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Craig Kimbrel
Rob Bradford
November 20, 2015 - 4:13 am
Granted, it is based off three seasons ago, but David Ross ' recollection of Craig Kimbrel offers some pretty powerful insight as to the closer the Red Sox just acquired. "One of the best I've ever caught," said Ross, who was Kimbrel's teammate in Atlanta before the catcher joined the Red Sox for...
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David Ross
Rob Bradford
December 19, 2014 - 1:15 pm
According to a major league source, David Ross has agreed to a two-year, $5 million deal with the Cubs. The 37-year-old had narrowed his decision down to the Red Sox , Padres and Cubs prior to Friday. The Red Sox , however, appear to be on the verge of acquiring Ryan Hanigan from San Diego for...
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David Ross
Rob Bradford
December 17, 2014 - 5:13 pm
The Red Sox and Cubs evidently aren't done battling for players this offseason. According to a major league source, free agent catcher David Ross was choosing between the Red Sox , Cubs and Padres as of early Wednesday night. Reliever Craig Breslow is also narrowing his potential landing spots,...
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Yoenis Cespedes
August 19, 2014 - 2:35 pm
When it comes to evaluating players during these last couple months of the season, the Red Sox aren'€™t just concerned with taking stock of rookie performances. It'€™s been a chance to see how newly acquired outfielder Yoenis Cespedes fits into the lineup as well. Cespedes'€™ approach at the...
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August 16, 2014 - 1:39 pm
It's been over two weeks since Allen Craig made his Red Sox debut. But at this point, it's easy to forget just how long he's been in Boston. That's about to change very soon. Red Sox manager John Farrell  said Saturday the outfielder will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Pawtucket on...
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August 15, 2014 - 5:23 pm
Allen Craig '€™s eventual return to the Red Sox lineup draws closer and closer. The right fielder has only played in one game with Boston after being acquired on July 31 in a trade-deadline deal with the Cardinals that send Craig and Joe Kelly to the Red Sox for John Lackey . In his debut with...
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August 02, 2014 - 11:44 am
It is a strange injury when a tear is described as a positive outcome. Catcher David Ross suffered what the Red Sox believe was a tear of the plantar fascia on Friday -- an injury that actually represents a positive development, as his case of plantar fasciitis had become constantly painful. With...
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July 28, 2014 - 9:10 pm
Felix Doubront stood on the pitcher's mound with his hands on his hip, glove on his right hand and ball barely hanging onto the tip of his left hand. Slowly, the boos began to make their way around Fenway Park as the crowd at hand for Monday's 14-1 loss to the Blue Jays expressed its displeasure...
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Rob Bradford
July 22, 2014 - 7:22 pm
TORONTO -- It wasn't difficult to identify that David Ross was in pain Tuesday night. The Red Sox catcher seemed to pull up lame while running to first after lining a third-inning single, bringing out both Red Sox manager John Farrell and trainer Rick Jameyson . But Ross remained in the game,...
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