Erik Davis

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NEW YORK — Doug Fister is set to resume a throwing program on Thursday, the right-hander’s first step back from a strained lat muscle that prevented him from opening the season on-time for the Nat

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Major League Baseball could see homeplate collisions banned for 2014 - a measure to prevent head injuries - but that may not be the only change with safety in mind.

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Age on Opening Day 2014: 27

How acquired: Trade, March 2011

MLB service time: 45 days

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The Nationals purchased the contracts of Nathan Karns and Erik Davis tonight, adding both right-handers to their 40-man roster and protecting them from being selected in next month's Rule 5 draft.