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Robbie Ross | Relief Pitcher | #28

Team: Boston Red Sox
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/24/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 215
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
College: None
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (0) / TEX
Contract: view contract details
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Robbie Ross gave up five runs while getting just two outs in relief Sunday against the Twins.
The Red Sox are counting on Ross to be a significant piece in their pen, but he is one of their few relievers with options remaining, giving them some flexibility if he has additional bad days this month. He's given up six runs and posted a 5/4 K/BB ratio in 6 2/3 innings. Mar 19 - 5:10 PM

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Red Sox and LHP Robbie Ross avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.82 million contract.

The southpaw was arbitration-eligible for the second time. Ross holds a 3.57 ERA out of the Red Sox' bullpen the last two seasons while striking out nearly a batter per inning.
Jan 13 - 4:16 PM

Red Sox and LHP Robbie Ross avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.25 million contract.

MLB Network's Jon Heyman says the reliever can earn more through incentives. Ross, who was arbitration-eligible for the first time, requested $1.325 million when figures were exchanged earlier this month.
Fri, Jan 29, 2016 03:12:00 PM

Robbie Ross requested $1.325 million and was offered $1.075 million by the Red Sox when arbitration figures were exchanged Friday.

It's a small discrepancy and one that should be able to be bridged by the two sides. Ross posed a 3.86 ERA and 53/20 K/BB ratio over 60 2/3 innings in 2015 his first year with Boston.
Sun, Jan 17, 2016 09:26:00 AM

Robbie Ross nailed down his sixth as the Red Sox beat the Orioles 2-0 on Sunday in Boston.

Ross struck out the first two batters he faced and then worked around an infield single to protect the combined shutout for the Red Sox. He's been the de facto closer for Boston this month.
Sun, Sep 27, 2015 04:59:00 PM

Robbie Ross allowed a home run but closed out the Rays for his fifth save in Monday's 8-7 win.

Ross served up a one-out solo home run to Richie Shaffer but was able to get Tim Beckham to ground out and Steven Souza, Jr. to strike out. The lefty has served as the Red Sox closer in September, getting all five of the team's saves in the month. He has a 4.06 ERA with a 50/19 K/BB ratio in 57 2/3 innings this season.
Mon, Sep 21, 2015 11:24:00 PM

Red Sox recalled LHP Robbie Ross from Triple-A Pawtucket.

Ross holds a 5.29 ERA and 1.53 WHIP across 15 relief appearances for the Red Sox this season. He won't be used in high-leverage situations.
Mon, Jun 15, 2015 04:47:00 PM

Red Sox optioned LHP Robbie Ross to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Ross was only up for Wednesday's doubleheader and didn't make an appearance. He holds a 5.29 ERA and 1.53 WHIP across 15 relief appearances for the Red Sox this season.
Fri, Jun 5, 2015 08:41:00 AM

Red Sox recalled LHP Robbie Ross from Triple-A Pawtucket.

He'll serve as the 26th man during Wednesday's doubleheader versus the Twins. Ross holds a 5.29 ERA and 1.53 WHIP across 15 relief appearances for the Red Sox this season.
Wed, Jun 3, 2015 11:47:00 AM

Robbie Ross will be recalled Wednesday to serve as the 26th man during a doubleheader versus the Twins.

Ross has put up a 5.29 ERA and 1.53 WHIP across 15 relief appearances for the Red Sox this season. He'll be sent back down after Wednesday.
Tue, Jun 2, 2015 09:51:00 PM

Red Sox optioned LHP Robbie Ross to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Ross has put up a 5.29 ERA and 1.53 WHIP across 15 relief appearances for the Red Sox this season. He'll try to iron out his issues at Pawtucket.
Sun, May 31, 2015 12:41:00 PM

Red Sox recalled LHP Robbie Ross from Triple-A Pawtucket.

He'll replace the injured Daniel Nava (thumb) on the active roster. Ross has already had a couple of stints with the big club this season, posting a 5.14 ERA with nine strikeouts and six walks over 14 innings of work.
Thu, May 28, 2015 04:48:00 PM

Red Sox optioned LHP Robbie Ross to Triple-A Pawtucket.

This will be his second demotion of the season. The left-hander has struggled all year, posting a 5.14 ERA in 14 games as a middle reliever. Heath Hembree will absorb Ross' roster spot.
Sat, May 23, 2015 04:23:00 PM

Red Sox recalled LHP Robbie Ross from Triple-A Pawtucket.

Ross posted a 6.17 ERA and 1.71 WHIP in 13 appearances earlier this year for Boston. He'll pitch in long relief.
Thu, May 14, 2015 02:22:00 PM

Red Sox optioned LHP Robbie Ross to Triple-A Pawtucket.

Ross has disappointed this season with a 6.17 ERA and 1.71 WHIP over 13 appearances. He'll try to get back on track in the minors.
Sun, May 10, 2015 09:56:00 AM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Sandy Leon
2Blake Swihart
3Christian Vazquez
1B1Mitch Moreland
2B1Dustin Pedroia
2Josh Rutledge
3Marco Hernandez
SS1Xander Bogaerts
2Deven Marrero
3B1Pablo Sandoval
2Brock Holt
3Matt Dominguez
LF1Andrew Benintendi
2Chris Young
3Steve Selsky
4Carlos Quentin
CF1Jackie Bradley
RF1Mookie Betts
DH1Hanley Ramirez
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Sale
2David Price
3Rick Porcello
4Drew Pomeranz
5Steven Wright
6Eduardo Rodriguez
7Roenis Elias
8Henry Owens
9Kyle Kendrick
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Craig Kimbrel
2Tyler Thornburg
3Joe Kelly
4Robbie Ross
5Fernando Abad
6Matt Barnes
7Carson Smith
8Heath Hembree
9Robby Scott
10Noe Ramirez