Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis is retiring.
Davis made the announcement today saying he made the decision following extended time dealing with his injury and his hip surgery.
Davis said, “I want to thank the Orioles partnership group, led by the Angelos family, the Orioles organization, my teammates and coaches, the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital with whom I will continue to be involved following my retirement, and, of course, Birdland. Thank you for the memories that I will cherish forever.”
The team also released a statement and thanked Davis saying, “The Orioles support Chris Davis as he retires from baseball today. We thank Chris for his 11 years of service to the club, to Orioles fans, and to the Baltimore community.”
Chris Davis Announces Retirement
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