Originally written on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 10/23/14
Photo Courtesy of CSNNE John Farrell said that David Ross is well on his way back, according to Maureen Mullen CSNNE. Ross, who has been on the 7-day concussion disabled list since May 12, has started throwing and hitting off a tee, according to CSNNE. Ross also did 30 minutes on a bike with no return of the symptoms, and Farrell is looking to increase the intensity of the workouts, according to CSNNE. This can only be good news, as the Red Sox need his power off the bench and also his catching abilities. Ryan Lavarnway has only played 2 games since being called up, so it's clear that Ross is the preferred back up catcher behind Jarrod Saltalamacchia. It's easy to see why, though. Lavarnway, while he's been pretty good behind the plate, has not good been offensively. According to ESPN, he's 1/7 at the plate in 2 games, which is not good enough if you want to play more regularly.  It's a small sample size, but Lavarnway won't get many chances, so he has to ...
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