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Orioles' Chris Davis ties American League home run mark
Orioles' Chris Davis ties American League home run mark

With one final power surge before the All-Star break, first baseman Chris Davis earned a place in the record book. Davis hit his 37th home run to tie the American League record for home runs before the break, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Toronto Blue Jays, 7-4, Sunday. Davis doubled in two runs in the first inning and hit a two-run home run in the third to give him 93 runs batted in, second-most in the majors behind Detroit's Miguel Cabrera. He and Cabrera are the only players in major league history to have 30 home runs and 90 RBIs before the All-Star game. By hitting a home run for a fourth consecutive game, Davis equaled Reggie Jackson's AL mark of 37 home...

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