Originally written on Diamond Hoggers  |  Last updated 11/10/14
It’s always nice when your team or favorite player starts the year off hot.  I know fans off Mark Texiera have never experienced this, but trust me, it’s a good feeling.  If you are in the Chris Davis fan club (est. 2007 in Longview, TX, membership: 43) you had one hell of a week.  Davis, often maligned for his high K rate, absolutely exploded this week on opposing pitching.  His .455 is amazing but not really worth discussing since it’s such a small sample size.  Chris Davis hit 4 home runs this week.  That’s pretty amazing.  He already has 12% of his previous high, 33, home runs in the bag.  But I don’t know if that’s even quite that impressive.  Michael Morse and Justin Upton both it 5 home runs this week.  Josh Hamilton hit 4 in one game last year.  The number that stands out the most is his 17 RBI.  That’s and average of almost 3 per game.  That’s not bad.  Consider he is already halfway to the record for most RBI in April.  The most RBI in a month (since 1900) is 53 b
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