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Backup catcher David Ross is close to a return. No, I'm not joking. Yes, I too breathed a sigh of relief upon hearing the news. According to MLB.com, he said that passed all the test the doctors had for him when he was checked out in Pittsburgh. He also says that it's glad to be back after he was back he was in the dugout for Thursday's game against the Rays. Here's what he had to say, according to MLB.com:
"It was rough there for a while," said Ross, who has been spending most of his time in Tallahassee, Fla. "I'm getting back. I'm glad to be back. It's a little frustrating watching things on TV, I know that. But I'm glad the guys have been playing well. I'm just glad to be back around these guys. I missed them a lot."
Ross also told MLB.com confident that he will play for the Red Sox this season.
"I'm very confident. That's the plan. I expect to be back as soon as possible. It's one of those things you can't push. I...