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In the wee hours of Wednesday morning, Ben Lindbergh showed us the strength of Matt Holliday. Some 17 hours later Chris Davis hit a home run that begged for an examination of his strength. Take a look at this baby. At first glance it might appear as nothing more than your standard opposite-field blast. Look a closer at the location of the pitch at the point of contact:

It's tough to see but that pitch is off the plate, yet Davis gets enough of it to drive it out. The takeaway: Davis is a very strong human being.

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He was left unprotected in my scoresheet league, I got him now, Crush is the man.
If you get the chance check out his double from last night. Breaking ball down and in and he smoked it as well.
True story: I saw him hit a broken-bat opposite-field home run in Tulsa once. I think he actually did it again in the big leagues last season.
what about last year against the pirates(?) where he hit a broken bat home run. never seen that before...