Eric Davis appeared in 131 Major League games during the 1989 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Davis appeared in, specifically relating to his 1989 hitting statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Davis started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"When Eric Davis arrived on the scene in Cincinnati in 1984, he came with the label of unlimited potential. As so often occurred in that era, that label frequently came with the moniker of 'the next Willie Mays ' since the Hall of Famer was the standard bearer for players who could do it all on the baseball field. And Davis, a legitimate five-tool player if there ever was one, could indeed do it all ." - Author Joel Luckhaupt in 100 Things Reds Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die (Triumph Books, 04/01/2013, '32. Eric Davis', Page 141)
In Chronological Order / Eric Davis Stats
Eric Davis 1989 Game by Game Batting Logs
Did you know that Eric Davis appeared in 61 games at home, had 204 at-bats, drove in 51 runs, scored 37 times, had 59 hits (5 doubles / 1 triples / 15 home runs), walked 33 times (6 intentional), struck out 50 times, was hit by a pitcher 0 times, sacrificed 5 times (0 hits & 5 flies), and finished at home with a .289 batting average, .380 on base percentage and .544 slugging average?
On the road, Eric Davis appeared in 70 games, had 258 at-bats, drove in 50 runs, scored 37 times, had 71 hits (9 doubles / 1 triples / 19 home runs), walked 35 times (6 intentional), struck out 66 times, was hit by a pitcher 1 times, sacrificed 6 times (0 hits & 6 flies), and finished at home with a .275 batting average, .356 on base percentage and .538 slugging average?
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