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Ross on track to return as soon as Aug. 19

Special to MLB.com

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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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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