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Brad Davis | Catcher

Team: Detroit Tigers
Age / DOB:  (33) / 12/29/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 192
Bats / Throws: Right / Right

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Tigers re-signed C Brad Davis to a minor league contract.
Davis was acquired from the Marlins in August for cash considerations. Strictly an emergency catcher, he'll open the 2013 season at the Triple-A level. Fri, Nov 23, 2012 10:01:00 AM

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Padres reassigned C Brad Davis and RHP Dale Thayer to minor league camp.

Davis will act as organizational depth at catcher this year for the Friars. He spent all of 2011 in Triple-A.
Sat, Mar 31, 2012 07:08:00 PM

Padres signed C Brad Davis to a minor league contract.

The deal includes an invite to spring training. Davis, 29, batted .211 in 33 games with the Marlins in 2010 and spent the entire 2011 season at the team's Triple-A affiliate. He will likely serve as organizational depth.
Tue, Jan 3, 2012 05:20:00 PM

Marlins sent C Brad Davis outright to Triple-A New Orleans.

Davis was designated for assignment by the Marlins last week and passed through waivers without interest. The 28-year-old will continue to act as organizational depth.
Mon, Jun 20, 2011 01:11:00 PM

Marlins designated C Brad Davis for assignment.

Davis, 28, has hit just .212/.294/.303 in 187 plate appearances this season for Triple-A New Orleans. He should pass through waivers quite easily.
Wed, Jun 15, 2011 04:34:00 PM

Marlins optioned C Brad Davis to Triple-A New Orleans.

John Buck will start at catcher for the Marlins this season and Brett Hayes will back him up.
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 09:15:00 AM

Brad Davis hit a grand slam for his third career homer to supply the Marlins with all of their runs in Monday's win.

Incredibly, the slam off Chris Carpenter was the first ever hit by a Marlins catcher. Davis is batting .233 and slugging .452 in 73 at-bats for Florida.
Mon, Sep 20, 2010 06:33:00 PM

Marlins recalled catcher Brad Davis from Triple-A New Orleans.

Davis served as the Marlins' backup catcher a few weeks back when Brett Hayes was on the DL. Now he'll back up Hayes until John Baker comes off the DL. He was 2-for-9 with a triple and three walks in his first stint with the club.
Fri, Aug 20, 2010 03:12:00 PM

Marlins optioned C Brad Davis to Triple-A New Orleans.

Davis is no longer needed now that Brett Hayes is back to full health. The 27-year-old Davis will return to a .289/.350/.463 batting line at Triple-A. He went 2-for-9 with and RBI in his time with the Fish.
Wed, Aug 4, 2010 11:38:00 PM

Marlins purchased the contract of C Brad Davis from Triple-A New Orleans.

With Brett Hayes on the disabled list, the Marlins were in need of another catcher to back up Ronny Paulino. Davis, 27, was batting .289/.350/.463 with eight home runs and 28 RBI over 218 at-bats with Triple-A New Orleans. A seven-year minor league veteran, this is Davis' first call to the major leagues.
Wed, Jul 21, 2010 12:36:00 PM

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