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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
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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

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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

Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said Monday that it's possible Scooter Gennett (hand) could need a disabled list stint if his injury lingers.

Gennett cut his hand in the shower after Sunday's game and needed stitches. The Brewers figure to give him a few days to see how the hand responds before making a decision. Hector Gomez is filling in at second base Monday and will continue to do so for as long as Gennett is sidelined.
Apr 20 - 4:57 PM

Scooter Gennett cut his hand in the shower after Sunday's game and will miss some time.

Could things be going any worse for the Brew Crew? Gennett needed stitches for the gash and it's not clear when he might be ready to return to the starting lineup. Hector Gomez is likely to fill in at second base.
Apr 20 - 3:38 PM

Scooter Gennett remained out of the Brewers' lineup Sunday.

Gennett has now been benched in two straight after being ejected Friday when he slammed his bat down following a check-swing strike three call. He should be back in there on Monday. Hector Gomez is getting a second straight start at second base. Jonathan Lucroy is also sitting, with Martin Maldonado handling the catching duties. Jean Segura has been moved up to the No. 2 spot.

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Lucroy
2Martin Maldonado
1B1Adam Lind
2B1Scooter Gennett
2Hector Gomez
3Hernan Perez
SS1Jean Segura
3B1Aramis Ramirez
LF1Khris Davis
2Gerardo Parra
CF1Carlos Gomez
RF1Ryan Braun
2Shane Peterson
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Kyle Lohse
2Matt Garza
3Wily Peralta
4Mike Fiers
5Jimmy Nelson
6Taylor Jungmann
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Francisco Rodriguez
2Jonathan Broxton
3Will Smith
4Jeremy Jeffress
5Neal Cotts
6Michael Blazek
7Brandon Kintzler
8Scooter Gennett
9Tyler Cravy