Swing Time: Ex-Cubs catcher Ross on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2016, file photo, Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross celebrates after Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Chicago. Ross, who retired after helping the Cubs win the World Series last year, is part of the 24th season of “Dancing with the Stars,” and his former teammates are excited to watch the ex-catcher on the show. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) The Chicago Cubs think David Ross could be a real factor this season. He has excellent footwork, knows the swing and can handle a partner, all the elements needed to win a championship – on ”Dancing with the Stars.” More