The Braves new back-up backstop won’t make anyone forget David Ross

UPDATE: It’s a two-year deal. So Laird deserves two years but Ross doesn’t? Financial terms not yet disclosed, but at best the Braves save $2 mil over two years. Penny saved, Braves fucking foolish! According to Bowman, the Braves are near an agreement with Gerald Laird, late of the Tigers. He’s a career .244/.303/.359 hitter…

UPDATE: David Ross signs with Boston

UPDATE: DOB says Rossy will be getting $6.25 million over the next two years. The Braves paid Matt Diaz $2 million last year.  Ross should still be a Brave.  It won’t be David Ross, signed to a two-year deal by the effing Red Sox, reports Ken Rosenthal. Not sure what the offer was, so I’ll reserve…

Evil Empire eyes Ross

Disquieting news, via Ken Rosenthal: The Yankees, who want to re-sign Russell Martin, long have had interest in another free-agent catcher, David Ross. Signing the best back-up backstop in baseball is a must for the Braves, who will likely be without B-Mac for the first month of 2013. Bet on him returning, as Ross seems quite comfortable…