The Total Tutor Neil Haley will interview Two-Time World Series Champion David Ross of ABC’s Dancing With The Stars. He will discuss his book TEAMMATE: My Journey in Baseball and a World Series for the Ages.
Written in collaboration with New York Times-bestselling sports journalist Don Yaeger, TEAMMATE will provide a thrilling personal account of his Ross’s career in baseball, framed by the events of that unforgettable game seven night. Ross will also detail the childhood influences that cemented his humble outlook, the triumphs and disappointments of playing for seven different MLB teams, and what it was like to suddenly find himself as an unlikely Cubs icon—both on the field and as a mentor on the bench. TEAMMATE will give loyal Cubs fans and baseball lovers everywhere a compelling, feel-good story about the legendary team that broke the Cubs’ curse.
David Ross is a retired Major League Baseball catcher, who won the World Series with the Boston Red Sox in 2013 and the Chicago Cubs in 2016. In his fifteen-year career, he played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego Padres, Cincinnati Reds, Boston Red Sox, Atlanta Braves, and Chicago Cubs.
Co-writer Don Yaeger is an award-winning speaker, business leadership coach, a nine-time New York Times bestselling author, and longtime Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated.