Eric Keith Davis was born May 29, 1962.

A three-time All-Star, Davis helped the Reds win the 1990 World Series with a sweep of the A's.

In Game 1, Davis hit a home run off Oakland ace Dave Stewart.

Then in Game 4, Davis sustained a lacerated kidney while diving for a ball in the outfield.

Davis' best season came in 1987 when he hit .293 with 37 home runs, 100 RBI and 50 stolen bases.

He also played with the Dodgers, Tigers, Cardinals, Orioles, Cardinals and Giants.

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