With Chris Davis on the bench, his alter-ego action figure takes over Camden Yards
Superheros have tragic flaws. On the day Chris Davis was to become immortalized as one at Camden Yards, his was a team-worst .196 batting average and persistent flu bug.
So while Crush Davis, a plastic action figure distributed Saturday to Orioles fans, could rescue teammate Brian Matusz from some dastardly evildoer ...
... he could not rescue his real-life inspiration from the bench.
Chris Davis is out of lineup working on swing mechanics Buck said. Davis also is not 100 percent recovered from flu. He'll b in lineup Sun— Dan Connolly (@danconnollysun) August 2, 2014
Crush Davis, meanwhile, saw plenty of the field, even if it was from far, far above.
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