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Orioles | Chris Davis homers again

Thu, 28 May 2015 15:10:47 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis homered for the third time in two games, Thursday, May 28. Davis hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning of Game 1 of Thursday's doubleheader.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($3,400, 6.8% of cap) went 2-for-5 in the game with a walk, a double, a home run, two runs scored, three RBI and zero strikeouts. Davis is up to 11 homers on the season, and his upside has returned on FantasyScore. Season-long owners willing to accept a drastic hit to their batting average should target Davis in trades.

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Orioles | Chris Davis homers twice

Wed, 27 May 2015 17:53:33 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis hit two home runs Wednesday, May 27, against the Houston Astros.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($3,400, 6.8% of cap) ended a 13-game homer-less drought, and he had hit just three doubles in that stretch. Davis continues to strikeout at a high rate, and he's a boom or bust FantasyScore option. Owners should be staying away, as the booms have been few and far between.

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Orioles | Chris Davis sitting out

Mon, 25 May 2015 08:26:40 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis is not in the starting lineup Monday, May 25. INF Steve Pearce will start at first base.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($4,000, 8.0% of cap) is not in the lineup for the first time since opening day. Pearce ($3,000, 6.0% of cap) has only five hits in his last nine games and is batting .188 for the season. Owners on FantasyScore should be able to find better options to use.

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Orioles | Chris Davis piling up strikeouts

Thu, 07 May 2015 21:02:56 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis struck out in all four plate appearances in a 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees Thursday, May 7, and he has struck out a combined 17 times in his last seven games.

Fantasy Tip: Despite all the strikeouts, Davis ($4,000, 8.0% of cap) does have two home runs and five RBIs during the same seven-game stretch. Even at his best, Davis tends to strikeout a lot, but his power potential keeps him relevant at FantasyScore. He is a gamble, but he is a gamble with plenty of upside.

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Orioles | Chris Davis hits against Boston

Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:49:50 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis completed the Boston Red Sox series Sunday, April 26, having gone 5-for-11 with two home runs, a double, a walk and six runs batted in.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($4,000, 8.0% of cap) had been off to a slow start, so this might help him regain some confidence. As long as his salary is lower, it is worth paying to put him in the lineup.

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Orioles | Chris Davis off to slow start

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:16:19 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis is 11-for-45 (.244) with two homers and seven RBI in his first 12 games. He has struck out 21 times and walked once.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($4,000, 8.0% of your cap) is an all-or-nothing kind of player right now and is probably relegated to matchup plays on FantasyScore.

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Orioles | Chris Davis dropped in order

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:48:52 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis was dropped to sixth in the batting order Tuesday, April 14, against the New York Yankees.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($4,000, 8% of cap) is slumping to start the season, and Steve Pearce ($2,800, 5.6% of cap) is batting fourth. Davis struck out four times on Monday, April 13, so he should be avoided until whatever slump he is in is over.

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Orioles | Chris Davis back Tuesday

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:30:52 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis has served his full suspension and will be back in the lineup Tuesday, April 7, against the Tampa Bay Rays. C Steve Clevenger was sent to Triple-A Norfolk.

Fantasy Tip: Davis ($4,700, 9.4% of cap) didn't have the best of seasons last year, and this was before the suspension at the end of the year. Davis should have a favorable matchup with Tampa Bay SP Nathan Karns, so he is worth picking up for Tuesday's game.

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Orioles | Chris Davis beginning on restricted list

Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:10:16 -0700

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis will begin the season on the restricted list and miss opening day Monday, April 6.

Fantasy Tip: Make sure to avoid Davis ($4,700, 9.4% of cap) in FantasyScore's opening day contests. He is a nice upside play at his price point when he returns, though. Especially against right-handing pitching, as he has a career .852 OPS against them. Expect a bounce-back year from Davis in seasonal leagues, too. He is an excellent mid-round power option in drafts.

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Orioles | Chris Davis will see time in right field

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:46:57 -0800

Baltimore Orioles 1B Chris Davis will receive playing time in right field during spring training, according to manager Buck Showalter.

Fantasy Tip: Davis' 2014 showing may drive his fantasy stock into profit territory during drafts this spring. He launched 26 round trippers in an otherwise horrible season, so don't let him fall too far into the middle rounds on draft day. His 2012 numbers (75 runs, 33 home runs, 85 RBIs, .270/.326/.501 slash line) are likely his ceiling.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Eduardo A. Encina