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Can he stay there? That's what Athletics Nation's Nico wants to know:
Is Rajai a late bloomer -- a guy who has finally calmed down and harnessed his ability -- or is he a one-month wonder whose deal with the devil to channel Rickey for 30-days is about to expire? I am pretty sure the guy can run down fly balls just like he's been doing lately -- that what he did in April and May was the outlier -- and that as a baserunner he will do you far more good than harm. The answer to the question lies, IMO, in the answer to the singular question: When Rajai regresses to the production he can maintain, can he get on base 34% of the time?
So, we may safely assume that he can get on base 34 percent of the time. Roughly speaking.
Is that good enough? Perhaps. Davis has little power and will always have little power. But he does run the bases effectively and he does play well in center field. Oh, and of course he's super cheap. For Davis, the problem is that he's probably not a late bloomer; he just happens to be getting his chance at a typically blooming point in a player's career.
Right now, Davis is good enough to play regularly. He and the A's need to milk this moment for all its worth. Because a year or three from now, he'll once again be a fourth outfielder.