Originally written on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 10/24/14
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The added incentive of facing his former team might be what Kansas City's Wade Davis needs to record his first win in a month.Facing Tampa Bay for the first time since it traded him to the Royals, Davis tries to avoid a career-high sixth consecutive winless start Sunday, while the Rays look to build on a much-needed victory that was overshadowed by a frightening injury to a key performer.Including the postseason, Davis (3-5, 5.37 ERA) went 29-22 with a 3.92 ERA in 121 games - 65 starts - for Tampa Bay from 2009-2012. After spending all last season pitching out of the bullpen, the right-hander was dealt in December along with James Shields to Kansas City as part of a seven-player trade."I'm not going to smile ... there's no smiling," Davis said of his return to Tampa. "We're trying to win games over here. We're trying to get in a good position over here."Davis went 13-12 with a 3.67 ERA in 34 starts at Tropicana Field."It's a good stadium to pitch in," he told the Royals' official we...
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