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Elephant Rumblings: Khris Davis On Pace To Be First Oakland HR Champ Since McGwire

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  • 1980 - George Brett of the Kansas City Royals goes 0 for 4 in a 9 - 0 loss to the Oakland Athletics, to drop his average below .400. He is now hitting .396 and will finish the season at .390.
  • 2010 - After starting his career 0 for 33, Chris Carter hits a single off Chicago’s Scott Linebrink to spark a three-run rally in a 3 - 0 Oakland win. Carter is just two at-bats shy of matching the worst start to a career by a position player in 100 years.

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