Wiry and athletic frame; fast twitch athlete; frame not conducive for added weight gain.
8 Games (April-May 2015)
Bowie Baysox (AA, Orioles)
Poor attitude and lack of hustle on field; generally seems to be liked by teammates.
30; Organizational player
Plus bat speed; mild noise in hands; will drop hands ocassionally; quick wrists; mild barrel control; swing can become elongated; front side can leak open; mild load; unbalanced swing; struggles to recognize spin; will swing at poor pitches; struggles against same-side offspeed.
Fringe raw power; mild leverage; swing is not conducive for HR power; more gap-to-gap style.
~4.00 home to first times; displays extreme burst and agility; speed is weapon in OF and on basepath.
Athleticism and speed; helps to play up average reads and routes; covers ground efficiently; first step has improved in past few years.
Average arm strength; mild carry; inconsistent accuracy; plays down grade a tick.
Davis is a toolsy OF with a plus glove and double-plus speed, but lacks the approach and barrel control to consistently provide enough value as an everyday regular; Davis will struggle against stronger competition, but the defensive value will make him a reserve or depth player.
Round Drafted: UDFA (Signed for $100,000)
Why: Athletic player with potential for plus glove, speed and a workable hit tool.