Things turn out all right for Ross

From Series to scare with son, Red Sox catcher sees light through clouds of worry

Updated: March 26, 2014, 1:45 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- They were in Tampa playing the New York Yankees the other day, and Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross, who had just doubled, was standing on second base when Derek Jeter, the Yankees captain, approached during a break in play. Jeter had a question about the World Series.

"He asked me, 'Did you have fun?'" Ross said. "I told him, 'No, I didn't have fun. I had fun after we won, but during the middle of it I was stressed out, a nervous wreck.'

"Every time I thought ...

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