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Wednesday, March 01, 2017

He can do everything: David Ross to compete on ABC’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Now, the world of dance will soon know the full extent of Ross’ athleticism as he will be appearing on the 24th season of the hit reality competition show “Dancing with the Stars.”...

While Ross will be the first baseball player to appear on the show, there has been a connection in the past: Volleyball player Misty May-Treanor, who is married to former big league catcher Matt Treanor, competed on the show after winning gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Will Ross be the first baseball player to win DWTS? After helping end a 108-year World Series drought, we wouldn’t put it past him. Besides, everyone knows Grandpas have the best dance moves.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: March 01, 2017 at 09:48 AM | 16 comment(s)
  Beats: cubs, dancing with the stars, david ross

Monday, January 30, 2017

David Ross Joining ESPN as Baseball Analyst

People still watch ESPN for baseball? I guess I won’t see very many of his insights.

Jim Furtado Posted: January 30, 2017 at 12:00 PM | 2 comment(s)
  Beats: david ross, media

Thursday, November 03, 2016

Cubs’ David Ross goes out with a bomb—and a World Series title | Chicago Sun-Times

When he took the pitch off his mask and stumbled around, I thought he had suffered a concussion. It was surprising when they didn’t come out to check on him. Then he hit a home run.

Unbelievable.

“Win a World Series in your last year when you know you’re going out and you’re a backup catcher,’’ Ross said, “and these guys treat me the way they do and the city shows me the love it has shown me and you’re a part of one of the greatest games in the history of baseball and breaking the longest curse in all of baseball, what words do you have for that? It’s so emotional.’’

Jim Furtado Posted: November 03, 2016 at 06:14 AM | 19 comment(s)
  Beats: cubs, david ross

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross says goodbye to Wrigley Field

Goodbye to the catcher. Hello to the future manager.

Jim Furtado Posted: November 01, 2016 at 09:56 AM | 18 comment(s)
  Beats: cubs, david ross

 

 

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