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With Chris Davis on the bench, his alter-ego action figure takes over Camden Yards

Oriole Park at Camden YardsBrian Matusz

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.

Crush Davis, meanwhile, saw plenty of the field, even if it was from far, far above.

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