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  1. Montero feels great after dinner, talk with MaddonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Cubs

    ... went from being the Cubs' regular catcher at the start of the 2016 season to No. 3 behind Willson Contreras and David Ross . Montero said he was able to get some things off his chest. "We both wanted to talk to each other," Montero said Tuesday. "At ...

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  2. Notes: Chicago Cubs glad to finally get back outdoors in MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... the runner. Lester threw to second-year catcher Willson Contreras, who is expected to take over for retired David Ross as Lester's catcher. After Monday's session, pitching coach Chris Bosio and catching coach Mike Borzello went over things with ...

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  3. Chicago Cubs: Could the pressure to repeat be too much?Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Cubbies Crib

    ... see the team having a glaring weakness. Dexter Fowler has moved on, but the Cubs will have Kyle Schwarber back. David Ross has retired from the game but is still nearby in the Cubs front office. And the bullpen has changed with the loss of Travis ...

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  4. Cubs count on catcher Willson Contreras to mature into productive regularRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... what he learns from rapid experience during a season in which he will be under a microscope without the cerebral David Ross as an on-field resource. Otherwise, he will fall short as the Cubs' catcher of the future just as Geovany Soto and Welington ...

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  5. Projected outfield depth chart for the Chicago CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Isportsweb.com

    ... for much of 2017. Another young star in the making, Contreras can play both catcher and left field. However, with David Ross ' retirement, Contreras will most likely start at catcher over Miguel Montero . Consequently, appearances in the outfield ...

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  6. For Lester, Contreras, it's all about repetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Northwest Herald

    ... year's world championship Cubs team. Still, Lester has some things to work on this spring. His personal catcher, David Ross, has retired, and Lester will spend the spring getting used to working with young catcher Willson Contreras. “I think ...

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  7. Jon Lester eager to find ways to help Cubs win second consecutive titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Chicago Tribune

    ... expresses faith in working with young catcher Willson Contreras after the retirement of his personal catcher, David Ross, and considers the considerable task of pitching 200 innings for the sixth consecutive season. There's also the challenge of ...

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  8. White Sox more intriguing this spring, but Cubs still command biggest stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Chicago Tribune

    ... moved from Progressive Field but never really stopped, and the offseason felt like it was shorter than one of David Ross' answers about retirement. Manager Joe Maddon barely had enough time to get over being second-guessed in Game 7. Indeed, the ...

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  9. For Cubs' Lester and Contreras, it's all about repetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Daily Herald

    ... year's world-championship Cubs team. Still, Lester has some things to work on this spring. His personal catcher, David Ross, has retired, and Lester will spend the spring getting used to working with young catcher Willson Contreras. "I think whoever ...

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  10. Cubs notes: Russell recalls whirlwind yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Chicago Cubs

    ... caught Jon Lester on Friday for the second straight bullpen session. Lester needs a new backstop now that David Ross has retired. "Rossy and I didn't jump in and all of a sudden, it clicked," Lester said Friday. "It took a few starts to hammer some ...

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  11. Chicago Cubs: Miguel Montero needs to accept his role - quietlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cubbies Crib

    ... a part in limiting him to just 86 games. It's not hard to see why Maddon opted to rely on Willson Contreras and David Ross down the stretch. Especially when considering Montero's defensive shortcomings. When you play in roughly half of your team's ...

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  12. Chicago's Favorite Catcher David Ross Surprises Commuters With A Sunny Start To Their DayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... class="active">Chicago#039;s Favorite Catcher David Ross Surprises Commuters With A Sunny Start To Their Day

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  13. Chicago Cubs News: Maddux pranks Bryant; Arrieta's future in ChicagoRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Cubbies Crib

    ... Cubs' fans have waited until this year-and they're ready for another winner. Great to see #Cubs special assistant David Ross counseling Cubs young catcher Willson Contreras after practice at Sloan Park today! pic.twitter.com/1P3Yf3cJ3C Be sure to ...

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  14. Cubs notes: Confident Contreras ready to work with ace Jon LesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Northwest Herald

    ... he no doubt will be asked is working with a new catcher. For the past two seasons with the Cubs, Lester had David Ross as his personal receiver. Ross retired after the Cubs won the 2016 World Series. This season, the plan is for Lester to throw ...

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  15. Reliever Pedro Strop wants to go out a winner with the CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Chicago Tribune

    ... which could affect manager Joe Maddon 's first gimmick of the spring. Scooting around: Special assistant David Ross gave the electric scooter his teammates purchased for him last spring to his grandmother, who resides in Northwest Florida. "I ...

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  16. Confident Contreras ready to work with Cubs ace Jon LesterRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    ... things he'll no doubt be asked is working with a new catcher. For the past two seasons with the Cubs, Lester had David Ross as his personal receiver. Ross retired after the Cubs won the 2016 World Series. This season, the plan is for Lester to throw ...

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  17. Anderson eager to maintain health, regain formRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Chicago Cubs

    ... Contreras caught Jon Lester 's bullpen session on Wednesday, and the sophomore catcher said it went well. With David Ross retiring, the Cubs need to find a new catcher for Lester, and like the idea of matching up the lefty with Contreras because of ...

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  18. No Cubs drama on deck for Maddon or MonteroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Northwest Herald

    In an interview after the Cubs won the World Series last fall, Montero expressed unhappiness over how he was used in the postseason, with rookie Willson Contreras and David Ross getting increased playing time at his expense. “I have nothing to clear the air about, personally,” Maddon said Wednesday after Cubs pitchers and catchers held their first formal workout of spring training.

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  19. Joe Maddon Reveals Cubs' Catching Plan for 2017 SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | NBC Chicago

    The Chicago Cubs were faced with an interesting conundrum coming into the 2017 season as they tried to decide which catcher would work with pitcher Jon Lester, but Joe Maddon has already made that determination as spring training begins. According to the skipper, Willson Contreras will not only be the Cubs' starting catcher for the bulk of the season, but he will take over the role of catching Lester following the retirement of David Ross after the 2016 campaign.

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  20. 2016 Dream team is back together in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    The Cubs are back at their spring training home, and fans aren't the only ones excited about the return of the baseball season. Anthony Rizzo and Kris Bryant reunited with now-retired David Ross, and it's as if no time has passed at all.

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