- Name: Chili Davis
- Born: 01/17/1960 (60 years old)
Charles Theodore “Chili” Davis (born January 17, 1960) is a Jamaican-American former professional baseball player and current coach. He played as an outfielder and designated hitter in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1981 to 1999 for the San Francisco Giants (1981–87), California Angels (1988–90, 1993–96), Minnesota Twins (1991–92), Kansas City Royals (1997) and New York Yankees (1998–99). His first MLB coaching position after his playing career was with the Oakland Athletics from 2012 to 2014. He also coached for the Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs. He is the hitting coach for the New York Mets. Davis was a switch-hitter and threw right-handed. He is the first ballplayer born in Jamaica to appear in an MLB game.
Birth Place: Kingston, Jamaica
Chili Davis quotes :
Professionalism is not sportsmanship. If you don't succeed, you won't be in your profession for long. In our society, it's not about good or bad. It's about who's on top.Chili Davis