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Ross on track to return as soon as Aug. 19

Ross on track to return as soon as Aug. 19

Ross on track to return as soon as Aug. 19

KANSAS CITY -- David Ross continues to make progress while working his way back from a concussion. The catcher is on track to rejoin the Red Sox around the time they open a three-game series in San Francisco on Aug. 19.

Manager John Farrell said Ross came out of a Double-A rehab game on Saturday with no complications and is scheduled to join Triple-A Pawtucket on Tuesday.

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Ross will be on a schedule to DH and catch every other day until he ultimately logs back-to-back games behind the plate.

"Provided that there are no unforeseen setbacks, he would be eligible when we get to San Francisco," Farrell said.

Robert Falkoff is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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