Thursday, September 20, 2012
"I have never missed games or not been ready to work because of anything to do with staying up too late," Davis told The News. ...“I show up every day. I play hard. It is unfair to me, and it doesn’t make sense.”
While the 25-year-old said that he does not often leave the ballpark until midnight and is sometimes out a few hours after that - the norm among many in baseball - he does not do so to excess.
“I just don’t understand it, because I have always been able to play, except for one freak ankle injury,” Davis said, referring to the 2011 on-field collision that ended his season.