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Orioles notes: Davis goes 1-for-4 after sitting out two games; Valencia out with illness

Orioles notes: Davis goes 1-for-4 after sitting out two games; Valencia out with illness

In his return to the Orioles’ starting lineup Sunday after two games off, Chris Davis was 1-for-4 with two strikeouts in the Orioles’ 13-3 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.

Davis is just 10-for-83 with 40 strikeouts and no homers over his past 23 games.

“Certainly the results weren’t as good as you’d hope,” Orioles manager Buck Showalter said of Davis’ afternoon. “But Chris is going to keep working and hopefully he can find the answer.”

Davis sat the previous two games — both losses — after his season average dropped to .152. He struck out three times and stranded five base runners in the Orioles’ 5-4 extra-inning loss to the Blue Jays in...

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