ETX native, Chris Davis, honored with SI cover
POSTED: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 11:24am
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 1:43pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) —
Longview native, Chris "Crush" Davis, will grace the cover of one of the Sports Illustrated regional covers debuting August 26.
The Baltimore Orioles' first baseman slugger will be on one of the many regional covers SI will issue next Monday.
According to media reports, the issue will feature a spread and story on the former Lobo's rise to power and how he has developed since leaving the Rangers for Baltimore.
In Davis' last 10 games, he has hit four home runs giving him 45 homers for the year, so far. He holds a batting average of .306 with 115 RBI.
The left-handed batter was drafted in the fifth round of the 2006 Major League Baseball draft by the Texas Rangers.