Boston's Jaylin Davis receives Friday off

Boston Red Sox outfielder Jaylin Davis is not starting in Friday's game against the Kansas City Royals.

What It Means:

Davis will rest on the road after the Red Sox picked Alex Verdugo as Friday's starting left fielder.

According to Baseball Savant on eight batted balls this season, Davis has accounted for a .209 expected average and a 37.5% hard hit rate.