A's recall Ross to start Thursday

August 23, 2012, 6:28 pm
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Billy Beane announced Wednesday it would be Tyson Ross who took Bartolo Colon's place in the rotation, and the A's made it official, promoting him from Triple-A Thursday morning.

NEWS: Colon suspended

Ross will take the mound in the series opener against the Tampa Bay Rays at 4 p.m.

It marks the fourth time Ross, 25, has joined the big league club. He is 2-8 with a 6.35 ERA in 12 starts with the team.

Ross is 5-2 with a 2.74 ERA in 13 starts for the Sacramento River Cats this year.

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