Retired baseball catcher, David Ross has been having quite the year. Between being on the team everyone in the nation was rooting for last fall and winning the World Series with the Chicago Cubs, Ross has been nearly everywhere.
On Monday night, the 40-year-old made his eagerly anticipated debut on Dancing with the Stars Monday night and naturally, he dazzled.
As the first-ever baseball player to compete on the hit ABC dance completion, Ross received high scores from all the judges on the show’s season premiere as he danced the quickstep to “Go Cubs, Go!” with professional partner, Lindsay Arnold.
But who exactly is David Ross? While it might be a philosophical question for the dad of three, he’s certainly a dark horse in the dance competition and someone that everyone will be keeping their eyes on this season. Click through to learn six fast facts about the former baseball player.
[H/T Instagram / @LindsayArnold]