The Oakland Athletics have signed Khris Davis to a one-year contract.
The team tweeted on Wednesday afternoon to deliver the news. They also noted his home run record, only falling short of Giancarlo Stanton’s record.
The two parties have avoided arbitration and came to a reported salary of $10.5 million.
See all the tweets about the deal below.
Khrush will be khrushing in 2018. We have agreed to terms with outfielder/designated hitter Khris Davis on a one-year contract. His 85 homers over the past two season are the most in the league behind Giancarlo Stanton (86). #RootedInOakland pic.twitter.com/hxs2NgB74D
— Oakland Athletics 🌳🐘⚾️ (@Athletics) January 10, 2018
Khris Davis, a’s settle at $10.5M avoiding arbitration
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) January 10, 2018
A’s avoid arbitration with Khris Davis: pic.twitter.com/h0jbsVB3zf
— Susan Slusser (@susanslusser) January 10, 2018