Position: IF Date of Birth: 01/11/1993 Height: 5' 9" Weight: 175 lbs
College Experience: The Citadel Bats: S Throws: R Resides: Conyers, GA
Biography: Mason Davis comes to Kansas City from Jacksonville in the Southern League, where the native of Georgia native hit .193 in 37 games for the Jumbo Shrimp. He appeared in 20 games at shortstop, nine at second base and in another five at third base. Davis also added another game at left field. Davis had a short three game stint with the Jupiter Hammerheads where he averaged .167 in 2018 before playing for Jacksonville.
Davis was originally drafted by the Miami Marlins in the 19th round in the 2014 June draft out of The Citadel. He spent four seasons in their system reaching the AA level.
In 2017, Davis saw time in two different leagues for Miami. He played in 31 games in the South Atlantic League at Greensboro and hit .248 with two homeruns and 15 RBIs. At A+ Jupiter in the Florida State League, Davis played in 46 games, hitting .255 with seven stolen bases and seven RBIs.
Davis again split time in 2016. Battling injuries, he played in 11 games for Greensboro, hitting .246 and seeing action in another 4 games at Marlins, hitting. 375. In 2015 Davis played all 86 games for Greensboro, hitting .255 with career high six homeruns and 29 RBIs along with 19 stolen bases. In his first season with the Marlins organization, Davis split time between Batavia in the New york-Pennsylvania League, hitting .319 in 56 games and seven games at Southern Atlantic League Greensboro. He hit .259 with 3 RBIs during his stay in North Carolina.
Davis was born in Conyers, Georgia and attended Reden High School before playing four seasons at The Citadel. In his senior season he batted .310 while stealing 27 bases. He left The Citadel as one of the best 2nd basemen in school history.