Khris Davis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Khris Davis Has Gone Powerless

    The Sports Daily "Khris Davis, the Athletics’ designated hitter, is commonly thought of as the most consistent year-to-year hitter in all of baseball. That reputation comes from the fun of repeating a .247 batting average for 4 consecutive seasons, and a very close .246 over the course of his career. Up..." August 18

  • Rest could help A’s Khris Davis regain power stroke

    San Francisco Chronicle "Khris Davis isn’t quite right, which one might easily deduce from a look at the numbers: He hasn’t homered since June 18 and he’s hit just six since April 14. The All-Star break, which begins Monday, could be a good thing for the A’s and their designated hitter..." July 09

  • Athletics slugger Khris Davis returns from IL vs. Astros

    ESPN "Athletics slugger Khris Davis returned from a stint on the injured list because of a bruised left hip and oblique muscle. The designated hitter, who led the majors with 48 home runs in 2018, batted cleanup Saturday night for Oakland in the middle game of a weekend series against the..." June 02

  • A's Announce Khris Davis Has Been Placed on 10-day IL, Recall Skye Bolt

    NBC Bay Area "After battling a lingering hip injury (left hip/oblique contusion), the A's announced Friday designated hitter Khris Davis has been placed on the 10-day injured list retroactive to May 22. The 31-year-old appeared to continuously grimace after swinging in regular games following a..." May 24

  • A’s Khris Davis headed to injured list with hip injury

    San Jose Mercury News "Khris Davis is going on the 10-day disabled list, he and manager Bob Melvin confirmed after the A’s 5-3 win over the Indians on Tuesday. “It hasn’t been getting better, so the right move is to hit the DL,” the right-handed slugger said of his sore left hip...." May 22

  • Khris Davis back in action after resting sore hip

    MLB.com "After a day of rest and treatment on his left hip, Khris Davis was deemed ready to return to the A’s lineup. The slugger was back in his usual cleanup spot for Sunday’s game against the Tigers. Davis was scratched from the lineup two hours before Saturday’s win over..." May 19

  • Athletics' Khris Davis scratched from lineup

    CBS Sports "Davis was scratched from the lineup for Saturday's game against the Tigers for undisclosed reasons. Davis had missed time last week with a bruised hip, but he's since been back in the lineup for five straight days, so it seems unlikely for that to be the reason he's been..." May 18

  • A’s Khris Davis leaves game after running into side wall in left

    San Francisco Chronicle "A’s cleanup hitter Khris Davis, whose 10 homers lead the team, exited Sunday’s game in the second inning at PNC Park on Sunday. Davis ran hard into the side wall in left field while making an excellent catch on Adam Frazier’s foul ball into the stands in the first..." May 05

  • Bob Melvin thinks Khris Davis extension could lead to other A's re-signing

    NBC Sports Bay Area "When the A's signed slugger Khris Davis to a two-year, $33.5 million contract extension earlier this month, it marked a major shift in the team's philosophy. Over the years, Oakland has almost never signed its star players to multi-year contracts, instead trading..." April 30

  • A's Davis frustrated after 4-strikeout game: 'I feel like s---'

    San Francisco Chronicle "Khris Davis doesn’t beat around the bush when asked about his recent funk, which included a four strikeout night Friday, the dreaded Golden Sombrero. “I feel like s-,” Davis said before the A’s game against the Blue Jays on Saturday. He’s..." April 27

  • Khris Davis hitting .247 for the 5th year in a row would be even more impressive than you think

    SB Nation "Through the Oakland Athletics’ April 19 game against the Blue Jays, Khris Davis had hit 20-for-81, good for a .247 batting average. For most players, his .920 OPS might have been more notable. Ten home runs in mid-April is certainly a more eye-catching figure than a..." April 22

  • Khris Davis goes 0-for-4, can't quit hitting .247

    CBS Sports "What follows are the career hitting stats of Athletics cloutsman and current AL home run leader Khris Davis. Please pay special attention the final column, in which Davis' year-by-year batting averages are listed: Spoiler: The solution to "1 - .753" will be featured prominently..." April 20

  • A's buy 'KD commits to Oakland' advertisement

    ESPN "The Oakland Athletics, in what appears to be a clever if not wry dig at soon-to-be free agent and Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant, took out a full-page advertisement in Friday's San Francisco Chronicle that reads "KD commits to Oakland." The ad came with Durant..." April 20

  • Chris Davis and Khris Davis keep making history in very different ways

    Clutch Points "Their names are separated by just a single letter, and yet Chris Davis of the Baltimore Orioles and Khris Davis of the Oakland Athletics are miles apart. Chris recently made MLB history by going hitless in 54 consecutive at-bats dating back to last September. Meanwhile, Khris–or..." April 19

  • Khris Davis agrees to two-year extension with A's, taking another impending free agent off the market

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Athletics announced Thursday that they’ve extended designated hitter/outfielder Khris Davis through the 2021 season. Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports (via Twitter) that Davis will earn $16.75MM in each new year of the contract, bringing the total to $33.5MM. Davis,..." April 18

  • Khris Davis set a franchise home run record

    Hardball Talk "Khris Davis is on a roll. According to MLB Stat of the Day, it’s a history-making roll, too. The Athletics slugger grabbed his tenth home run of 2019 on a first-pitch curveball from the Rangers’ Chris Martin on Friday night, postmarking it to the center field bleachers to put the..." April 13

  • Khris Davis continues to punish A's opponents for pitching to him

    NBC Sports Bay Area "You'd think teams would have learned to stop pitching to Khris Davis by now. All the A's slugger has done the last three years is lead Major League Baseball in home runs with 133. He's coming off a career-high 48 homers last season, and that also led..." April 01

  • A's Khris Davis prepared to make Cactus League debut by end of the week

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The A's may not have to be without star slugger Khris Davis for much longer.  Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reported on Tuesday the designated hitter could make his Cactus League debut by the end of the week, and as early as Thursday: March 06