Originally written May 30, 2013 on Oriole Post:
At this point, in my life as a sports fan, I’m often not surprised by much. So far this season, Chris Davis has me wondering if what I am seeing from him is for real based on his track record. I was not sure if he could replicate what he did last season at the plate, especially towards the end coming into 2013; however, is exceeding that and a whole lot more. His nickname among fans and the media is “Crush”, based on his power at the plate, size and physique, and since Opening Day, he has been doing just that. Last night, he willed the Orioles to their 29th win of the season as he went 4-for-4 at the plate and hit two home runs against the Washington Nationals. The Orioles won a thriller by a score of 9-6. Davis put on a show on his t-shirt night and made sure that the 39,000 fans who attended last night’s game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards got their money’s worth. He completely upstaged Washington third baseman Ryan Zimmerman, who had three home runs on...
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