Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 9/13/12
Cody Ross rarely isn't smiling. In the Red Sox clubhouse before games, the outfielder is vocal and seemingly always donning an ear-to-ear grin. In the dugout during games, he's also full of cheer just about every time the camera's on him. On Wednesday night, though, Ross was anything but cheerful, as the outfielder was punched out on strikes late in Boston's loss to the New York Yankees. Ross took a close pitch for a ball earlier in the at-bat, which only made him more upset when he was called out on strikes by Alfonso Marquez on a borderline slider from...

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