"Everything went well, great," manager Buck Showalter said on Monday morning. "I promised him before we left, I said, 'Listen, don't feel like you have to text me and do this and do that. I'll leave you alone, if i don't hear from you I'll see you Tuesday in Milwaukee'. He said great. Then on the plane [after Sunday's game] I texted him, I said, "I lied. I'm dying to know how everything went.'"
Players can stay on the paternity list up to three days, but Davis will come off early and is expected to play in Tuesday night's game against the Brewers. Steve Pearce got the start at first base on Sunday and Monday in his place.