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Orioles notes: Chris Davis sits again at Fenway Park, but will play again this year

Orioles notes: Chris Davis sits again at Fenway Park, but will play again this year

Orioles manager Buck Showalter said before the first game of Wednesday’s split doubleheader at Camden Yards that first baseman Chris Davis’ season wasn’t over, but that he wouldn’t handicap whether he’d be in the second game’s lineup.

“Chris will play again, yes,” Showalter said.

Davis, has played six times in the past two weeks, and his most recent start was Saturday at the New York Yankees. He sat Sunday in New York, Monday at Fenway Park and the first game Wednesday.

After reaching the relative high-water mark of a .180 batting average on Sept. 5, Davis has dipped to a league-low .168, going 1-for-37 with 20 strikeouts in 40 plate...

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