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Scooter Gennett | Second Baseman

Team: Milwaukee Brewers
Age / DOB:  (25) / 5/1/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'10" / 184
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: None
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Scooter Gennett had himself a nice all-around game in Saturday's loss to the Reds, finishing 4-for-5 with a triple, three RBI and three runs scored.
Gennett supplied RBI hits in the second, fourth and fifth. The fifth-inning RBI came on a triple, his fourth of the season. Despite all of his best efforts, the Brewers still lost 12-9. This was his second four-hit game in the month of August and he's hitting to a .263/.298/.402 triple-slash with six homers and 27 RBI for the season. Aug 29 - 11:21 PM

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Scooter Gennett went 4-for-4 with four singles and two RBI in Saturday's win over the Phillies.

Gennett's RBI single in the fifth inning put the Brewers on the scoreboard. They trailed 2-1 after the hit, but would eventually rally to win 4-2. The second baseman's numbers are down across-the-board this season and he's hitting just .254/.292/.385 with five homers and 22 RBI.
Aug 15 - 11:38 PM

Scooter Gennett went 3-for-4 with a double and a pair of singles in Wednesday afternoon's loss to the Indians.

The Brewers racked up 17 hits as a team, with Gennett and Adam Lind accounting for seven of those. The second baseman has recorded three-hit efforts in two of his last three games and is working on a little six-game hitting streak that has boosted his overall triple-slash to .266/.310/.405. The numbers are starting to look slightly more respectable, but he would have to go on a legitimate tear to start gaining fantasy relevance outside of very deep NL-only formats.
Jul 22 - 5:57 PM

Scooter Gennett went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles, a triple, three RBI, and two runs scored to lead the Brewers past the Phillies on Wednesday.

It's his first three-hit game of the year and only his sixth multi-hit game. Gennett doubled and scored on Adam Lind's homer in the first inning, scored after reaching on a fielder's choice in the fourth, hit a two-run double in the sixth, and ripped an RBI triple in the eighth. He otherwise has not had much to write home about offensively, batting .224/.260/.392 with four home runs and 12 RBI.
Jul 1 - 10:07 PM

Scooter Gennett went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's blowout win over the Twins.

It was his fourth home run of the season and his second in his last three games. The 25-year-old is batting .289 (13-for-45) since returning from the minors.
Jun 26 - 11:25 PM

Scooter Gennett hit his second home run of the season against the Royals on Tuesday.

Gennett hit the solo shot off Royals reliever Luke Hochevar and finished 2-for-4 in the game. The homer was his second on the year and his first since May 6. Gennett has been on fire since being recalled by the big club on June 11, going 8-for-22 (.364) with three doubles and a homer. The second baseman has multi-hit efforts in three of his six games since returning.
Jun 16 - 11:21 PM

Brewers recalled 2B Scooter Gennett from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Gennett was demoted to the minors on May 18 after batting .154/.203/.200 over his first 21 games for Milwaukee. He raked at Colorado Springs and should slide right back into his old role as the Brewers' primary second baseman. Hernan Perez may still get some starts against lefties, and Hector Gomez is also in the mix.
Jun 11 - 10:23 AM

The Brewers will recall Scooter Gennett from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Thursday.

Gennett struggled to a .154/.203/.200 line out of the gate with the Brewers, but he got right at Triple-A after being demoted on May 18. The second baseman has batted .307/.342/.507 in 17 games with the club. He should be given an immediate chance to win back his starting job at the keystone upon his promotion.
Jun 10 - 11:09 PM

Brewers optioned 2B Scooter Gennett to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Gennett went 0-for-10 in the Brewers' weekend series at Citi Field, dropping his season slash line to .154/.203/.200. The 25-year-old second baseman has been regressing quite steadily since his impressive rookie campaign in 2013 and his production really off a cliff here in 2015. Hector Gomez will take over as the Brewers' primary second baseman, with Luis Sardinas handling shortstop. Elian Herrera will also get some time at second.
May 18 - 9:48 AM

Scooter Gennett is not in the Brewers' lineup Wednesday.

He's sitting in favor of Hector Gomez with the White Sox throwing lefty Jose Quintana. Gennett is hitting just .167/.167/.292 with one homer since returning from the disabled list.
May 13 - 2:38 PM

Brewers activated INF Scooter Gennett from the 15-day disabled list.

Gennett had been rehabbing from a lacerated left hand, which he suffered in the shower. His stitches have been removed and he should be ready to play when the Brewers need him.
May 5 - 2:25 PM

Scooter Gennett (hand) will begin a rehab assignment with Low-A Wisconsin on Friday.

Gennett had the stitches removed from his left hand Wednesday. He'll play four games for Wisconsin before returning on the disabled list next Tuesday when first eligible, assuming he doesn't have any issues.
Apr 29 - 11:07 AM

Scooter Gennett (hand) will resume swinging a bat on Sunday.

He'll be cleared for full activity when his stitches are removed later this week. Gennett is expected to be activated from the disabled list once his 15 days are up on May 5.
Apr 26 - 12:32 PM

Scooter Gennett (hand) is expected to be activated from the disabled list when first eligible.

Gennett is dealing with a laceration on his left hand, an injury that occurred when he cut himself in the shower on Sunday. Hector Gomez and Elian Herrera will fill in at second base during his absence.
Apr 21 - 7:07 PM

Brewers placed INF Scooter Gennett on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 20, with a left hand laceration.

Gennett needed stitches after cutting his hand in the shower on Sunday and will now get some extended rest. Hector Gomez and Elian Herrera will fill in at second base during his absence.
Apr 21 - 1:02 PM

Depth Charts

C1Jonathan Lucroy
2Martin Maldonado
1B1Adam Lind
2Jason Rogers
2B1Scooter Gennett
SS1Jean Segura
2Yadiel Rivera
3Orlando Arcia
3B1Elian Herrera
2Jonathan Villar
LF1Khris Davis
2Shane Peterson
CF1Domingo Santana
RF1Ryan Braun
2Michael Reed
Starting Pitcher
S1Matt Garza
2Wily Peralta
3Jimmy Nelson
4Taylor Jungmann
5Zach Davies
6Ariel Pena
7Tyler Cravy
8Jorge Lopez
9Jacob Barnes
Relief Pitcher
R1Jeremy Jeffress
2Will Smith
3Michael Blazek
4Corey Knebel
5David Goforth
6Tyler Thornburg
7Tyler Wagner
8Adrian Houser
9Yonathan Barrios