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 Posted: Sun Sep 25th, 2016 05:47 am
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.@TreyMancini becomes 3rd player in @MLB history to homer in his first 3 starts (Trevor Story, Carlos Quentin).

— MLB Stat of the Day (@MLBStatoftheDay) September 25, 2016
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter has found his spark plug in Trey Mancini.

The 24-year-old rookie joined Carlos Quentin and Trevor Story as the only players in MLB history to homer in each of their first three starts, after Mancini belted a solo home run in the fourth inning Saturday against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Mancini made his major-league debut Tuesday against the Boston Red Sox in front of friends and family, homering in his second-career at-bat off Eduardo Rodriguez.

He'd homer once again Thursday, taking David Price deep for a three-run shot to become the first player in franchise history to hit a home run in each of his first two MLB starts.