Erik Davis (baseball)

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Erik Davis
Washington Nationals – No. 51
Pitcher
Born: (1986-10-08) October 8, 1986 (age 27)
San Jose, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
June 2, 2013 for the Washington Nationals
Career statistics
(through 2013 season)
Win–loss record 1–0
Earned run average 3.12
Strikeouts 12
Teams

Erik R. Davis (born October 8, 1986) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball.

Davis attended Mountain View High School in Mountain View, California, and Stanford University.

Davis started the 2013 season with the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs. The Washington Nationals promoted him to the major leagues for the first time on June 2, 2013.[1] He was optioned back to Syracuse on June 13, and recalled on June 29. Davis was optioned back to Syracuse on July 1 when Bryce Harper was activated from the disabled list. He was recalled again when rosters expanded on September 1.

Davis was placed on the 60-day disabled list with an elbow strain on February 13, 2014.[2]

Davis's pitch repertoire consists of a four-seam fastball (93 mph), curveball (78 mph), and changeup (85 mph).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Comack, Amanda (June 2, 2013). "Erik Davis joins the Nationals for his first major-league call up". The Washington Times. Retrieved March 4, 2014. 
  2. ^ Kilgore, Adam (February 13, 2014). "Erik Davis placed on 60-day disabled list with elbow strain". The Washington Post. Retrieved February 13, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Player Card: Erik Davis". Brooks Baseball. Retrieved 18 February 2014. 

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