Butch Davis (baseball)

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Butch Davis
Born: (1958-06-19) June 19, 1958 (age 56)
Martin County, North Carolina
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 23, 1983 for the Kansas City Royals
Last MLB appearance
July 31, 1994 for the Texas Rangers
Career statistics
Batting average .243
Home runs 7
Runs batted in 50

Wallace McArthur "Butch" Davis (born June 19, 1958, in Martin County, North Carolina) is a retired Major League Baseball outfielder.

Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 12th round of the 1980 Major League Baseball Draft, Davis would make his Major League Baseball debut with the Kansas City Royals on August 23, 1983, and appear in his final game on July 31, 1994.

Davis made a brief cameo appearance in the 1988 film Bull Durham, starring Kevin Costner, Tim Robbins and Susan Sarandon.

Following his retirement as a player, Davis began his coaching career. He has been with the Baltimore Orioles minor league system for several years and is currently serving as the hitting coach for their Double A team in Bowie, MD.

Davis is married with two children and lives in Garner, North Carolina. He is an alumnus of East Carolina University.

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