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Chris Davis should self-incentivize (or bunt), Orioles fans say

Chris Davis should self-incentivize (or bunt), Orioles fans say

Nobody asked them, but several baseball-savvy readers of my column came up with more suggestions for Chris Davis following his monumentally-miserable 2018 season. The distressed slugger batted .168 and had 16 home runs in the disastrous Orioles season that joyfully ended on Sept. 30. Davis has four years left on a $161 million contract, with a chunk of the change deferred until after the contract ends.

In Sunday’s column, I described three ways for Davis to go with the $17 million he will make next season. The third option seemed to be most popular with readers: Play as best as he can, take all the Angelos money, even if he ends up on the bench, but give half of it to...

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