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  1. Braves daily news digest 11/25: Justin Upton's line of suitors gets longerRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Talking Chop

    ... up a spot for a backup catcher, and according to Mark Bowman, the Braves are currently looking at former Brave David Ross and professional rabblerouser A.J. Pierzynski as potential backups. As the article notes, both guys are 37-years-old with ...

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  2. Still More On Jon Lester, Free AgentRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... teams pursuing Lester - #Cubs , #RedSox , #Braves - are seeking a backup catcher. Could go for package deal with David Ross . We've talked about Ross here before. Ross will be 38 in March and didn't hit all that well in 2014 (.184/.260/.368, though ...

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  3. Who do Atlanta Braves pick? Tomas? Lester? Why not bothRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Tomahawk Take

    ... few things to remember about Lester: 1. He lives very near to future Braves stadium. 2. Braves are interested in David Ross and that was Lester's pitch and catch buddy in Boston. 3. According to Heyman , Braves/Red Sox have upper hand in ...

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  4. Lester, Tomas: Not Time to Hold Your Breath YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Tomahawk Take

    ... met with Lester. No offer was exchanged and John Hart told Jayson Stark that getting him would be a "long shot". David Ross , C, free agent - Ross wonders whether his status with the Red Sox depends on whether they sign Jon Lester . Lester and Ross ...

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  5. The Braves are considering David Ross and A.J. Pierzynski as possible backup catchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | MSNBC

    With the assumption that the Braves are either going to play Evan Gattis in left field or trade him and that they're going to give the starting catching job to Christian Bethancourt, they'll be in need of a veteran backup. Mark Bowman says that two veterans are being considered: A.J. Pierzynski and David Ross are among the FA the #Braves have spoken to about serving as their backup catcher Ross had a stint with the Braves between 2009 and 2012.

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  6. A.J. Pierzynski Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Star CatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | BleacherReport

    ... loved to hate. Now we're waiting to see when or if he'll be able to continue his MLB career. A.J. Pierzynski and David Ross are among the FA the #Braves have spoken to about serving as their backup catcher He split time between the Boston Red Sox ...

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  7. Atlanta Braves Rumors: Braves Interested in David RossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Tomahawk Take

    Jun 6, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross watches from the dugout against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports According to David O'Brien, the Braves beat writer from the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the Atlanta Braves are interested in bringing back old friend David Ross .

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  8. Atlanta Braves News: Morning Chop More On Tommy La Stella TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Tomahawk Take

    ... is the right answer for a backup with the injury concerns but the Braves are looking. I've heard rumors that a David Ross return to the Braves is possible. The Detroit Tigers have exercised their option one catcher Alex Avila, extending him through ...

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  9. Rangers eye free-agent catcher to complement ChirinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Texas Rangers

    ... Beyond Martin, the best of the rest of a thin free-agent class includes veterans like Hundley, John Buck , David Ross , Wil Nieves and Ryan Doumit . Out of that group, Hundley could have the most appeal. Hundley, 31, was the Padres' Opening Day ...

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  10. Hot Stove season could be busy for BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Atlanta Braves

    ... Atlanta's primary catcher. But before bringing Laird back, the Braves are expected to talk to A.J. Pierzynski and David Ross about the possibility of handling the backup job. While the Braves will not attempt to bring Doumit back, they will at least ...

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  11. Former Dodger Russell Martin heads list of free agent catchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | True Blue LA

    ... 119 starts and 1,065 defensive innings behind the plate per season in his nine-year career. The Dodgers drafted David Ross in 1998 and he left after 2004, and for the last decade has been one of the great backup catchers in baseball. Ross hit ...

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  12. Notebook: Frates family honored for fighting ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... and launched the advocacy and we're so grateful for that." Red Sox manager John Farrell , Will Middlebrooks , and David Ross have been particularly gracious. Members of the Atlanta Braves attended a fund-raiser. Selig, incoming commissioner Rob ...

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  13. How the Atlanta Braves Should Handle Each of Their Impending Free AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... nothing special. He certainly didn't bring that added element of clubhouse favorite that former backup catcher David Ross brought to the team. There's no reason to bring Laird back to the team unless they believe he can be a good influence on their ...

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  14. 2015 MLB Free Agents: Breaking Down the Top 5 Players at Every PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... market. However, there's yet another Cuban star who could just earn a bigger payday than either Cruz or Martinez. David Ross hit .184 in 2014, but the 37-year-old still offers value as a backup catcher. In just 152 at-bats, Ross connected on seven ...

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  15. Derek Jeter's final game turns Fenway into Yankee Stadium NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... and an adoring crowd loving every minute of the visiting team's 9-5 victory. "It was awesome," Red Sox catcher David Ross said, probably the first time someone in the home clubhouse at Fenway has said such a thing after a loss to New York. "I mean, ...

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  16. Offseason Moves will Come "The Braves Way", or No Way at AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... Braves Hall of Fame Museum. 6. The Braves will once again infiltrate their team with veteran leadership. Look for David Ross and some like Scott Hairston or Torii Hunter to be targeted. Some of these moves I'd like to see happen, and some of these ...

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  17. Players have mixed reactions to Wren's dismissalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    ... the current members of the coaching staff. This, combined with the recent departures of strong personalities like David Ross , Brian McCann and Martin Prado , might have led to what was an often dull clubhouse this year. "It stinks and hurts ...

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  18. Braves decide they need a new toneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Atlanta Braves

    ... that the club lacked leadership during tough times and that Wren had not understood the roles former Braves like David Ross , Eric Hinske and Martin Prado had played in keeping the clubhouse going in the right direction. It's also unlikely that ...

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  19. Braves fire GM Wren; Gonzalez's fate to be determinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... a lack of veteran leadership, after failing to acquire any players with personalities like recent Braves veterans David Ross, Eric Hinske, Martin Prado, Tim Hudson and Chipper Jones, guys willing to step up

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  20. Free Agent Preview - Braves contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... for Christian Bethancourt as well, but there are a lot of very similar guys, including Atlanta fan favorite David Ross , who would be available for that role in the offseason catching market. I'd find out where the market was on a few of the guys ...

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