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Scooter Gennett

27-Year-Old Second Baseman – Cincinnati Reds

2017 Stats

AVG

.300

HR

3

RBI

17

R

13

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Gennett mustered a career-high 14 home runs in 2016, but his overall batting line remained mediocre at .263/.317/.412. On the bright side, he managed a respectable .260/.333/.375 line against the sout...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 193   DOB: 5/1/1990   BORN: Cincinnati, OH   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 16th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Scooter Gennett Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $2.525 million contract with the Brewers in December of 2016, avoiding arbitration.

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Gennett was added to Tuesday's lineup after Eugenio Suarez (neck) was scratched, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.

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Scooter Gennett Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 20 A WIS 118 525 482 87 150 52 39 4 9 55 14 4 31 91 3 4 5 .311 .356 .465 .821
2011 21 A+ BRE 134 601 556 74 166 35 20 6 9 51 11 10 27 69 8 6 4 .299 .332 .405 .737
2012 22 AA HUN 133 573 533 66 156 37 30 2 5 44 11 5 28 71 6 3 3 .293 .330 .385 .715
2013 23 AAA NAS 79 349 321 44 90 18 10 5 3 22 10 5 21 59 3 2 2 .280 .327 .371 .698
2013 23 MAJ MIL 69 230 213 29 69 19 11 2 6 21 2 1 10 42 5 1 1 .324 .356 .479 .835
2014 24 MAJ MIL 137 474 440 55 127 43 31 3 9 54 6 3 22 67 8 4 0 .289 .320 .434 .754
2015 25 A WIS 4 15 13 1 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 .308 .333 .462 .795
2015 25 AAA COL 17 79 75 12 23 10 7 1 2 11 0 1 4 10 0 0 0 .307 .342 .507 .849
2015 25 MAJ MIL 114 391 375 42 99 28 18 4 6 29 1 3 12 68 0 0 4 .264 .294 .381 .675
2016 26 A+ BRE 2 7 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 .333 .429 .333 .762
2016 26 MAJ MIL 136 541 498 58 131 45 30 1 14 56 8 1 38 114 1 2 2 .263 .317 .412 .729
2017 27 MAJ CIN 36 83 80 13 24 9 4 2 3 17 0 0 3 19 0 0 0 .300 .325 .513 .838
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3-Year Averages     129 468 437 51 119 37 26 2 9 46 5 2 24 83 3 2 2 .272 .312 .403 .715
Career  (View All)     492 1,719 1,606 197 450 144 94 12 38 177 17 8 85 310 14 7 7 .280 .318 .425 .743

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Scooter Gennett Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 21 Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .325 .513 .838
May. 20 Col 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .329 .519 .848
May. 19 Col 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .316 .513 .829
May. 18 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .312 .514 .826
May. 17 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .316 .521 .837
May. 16 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .320 .528 .848
May. 14 @SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .324 .535 .859
May. 13 @SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .329 .552 .881
May. 12 @SF 6 1 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .333 .561 .894
May. 11 @SF 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .323 .550 .873
May. 9 NYY Did not play.
May. 8 NYY Did not play.
May. 7 SF 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .311 .508 .819
May. 6 SF 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .310 .518 .828
May. 5 SF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .298 .509 .807
May. 4 Pit 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .291 .519 .810
May. 3 Pit Did not play.
May. 2 Pit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .278 .509 .787
May. 1 Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .278 .509 .787
Apr. 30 @StL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .294 .540 .834
Apr. 28 @StL 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .300 .551 .851
Apr. 26 @Mil 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .283 .533 .816
Apr. 25 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .295 .558 .853
Apr. 24 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .302 .571 .873
Apr. 23 ChC 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .310 .585 .895
Apr. 22 ChC 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .316 .622 .938
Apr. 21 ChC Did not play.
Apr. 20 Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .294 .606 .900
Apr. 19 Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .303 .625 .928
Apr. 18 Bal 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .313 .645 .958
Last 7 Games 13 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 .308 .616
Last 14 Games 25 5 9 0 2 0 5 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 .360 .385 .520 .905
Last 30 Games 54 8 16 2 2 0 7 2 16 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .321 .407 .728

Scooter Gennett: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 17 4 6 4 2
2016 127 1
2015 108
2014 119 1 1
2013 59

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Scooter Gennett: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 17

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Scooter Gennett Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017122140.250.583.940
20169682140.260.375.708
2015350010.114.171.310

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201768112130.309.500.819
20164025012428.264.420.733
2015340426281.279.403.713

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017418170.341.463.821
2016243298275.272.428.751
2015194245181.268.402.709

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20173952100.256.564.857
2016255296293.255.396.707
2015181181110.260.359.639
Scooter Gennett Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 20 A WIS 525 482 5.9% 17.3% 0.34 81% .369 .154
2011 21 A+ BRE 601 556 4.5% 11.5% 0.39 88% .328 .106
2012 22 AA HUN 573 533 4.9% 12.4% 0.39 87% .330 .092
2013 23 AAA NAS 349 321 6% 16.9% 0.36 82% .336 .091
2013 23 MAJ MIL 230 213 4.3% 18.3% 0.24 80% .382 .155
2014 24 MAJ MIL 474 440 4.6% 14.1% 0.33 85% .324 .145
2015 25 A WIS 15 13 6.7% 0% 0.00 100% .308 .154
2015 25 AAA COL 79 75 5.1% 12.7% 0.40 87% .333 .200
2015 25 MAJ MIL 391 375 3.1% 17.4% 0.18 82% .309 .117
2016 26 A+ BRE 7 6 14.3% 28.6% 0.50 67% .500 .000
2016 26 MAJ MIL 541 498 7% 21.1% 0.33 77% .316 .149
2017 27 MAJ CIN 83 80 3.6% 22.9% 0.16 76% .362 .213
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3-Year Averages     468 437 5.1% 17.7% 0.29 81% .319 .131
Career     1,719 1,606 4.9% 18% 0.27 81% .328 .145

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Scooter Gennett Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 2B 819 7 190 0 7 0 444 0 78 -1 4 4 -8
2016 2B 1062 0 172 -2 2 0 555 1 58 -1 2 -1 -2
2017 2B 89 0 9 0 0 0 27 0 16 0 0 -1 1
2017 3B 25 1 2 1 0 1 18 0 15 0 1 0 0
2017 LF 21.3 1 5 0 1 17 0 2 0
2017 RF 10 -2 4 0 -2 10 0 4 1
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 2B 0 -2 0 5 0 3
2016 2B 0 -2 -2 0 0 -4
2017 2B 0 -1 0 0 0 -1
2017 3B 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 RF 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Scooter Gennett    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.16 BB/K
TERRIBLE
3.6% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
22.9% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.838 OPS
GOOD
.325 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.300 AVG
GREAT
.362 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.513 SLG
GREAT
.213 ISO
GOOD

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Scooter Gennett: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gennett is batting sixth and starting in left field for Saturday's contest against the Brewers, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.

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Gennett went 3-for-4 with a double, a home run, two runs scored and three RBI in Tuesday's 6-2 win over the Pirates.

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Gennett is in the lineup for Monday's game against the Pirates, Zach Buchanan of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Gennett is leading off and starting at second base Saturday against righty Michael Wacha and the Cardinals, MLB.com's Mark Sheldon reports.

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Gennett hit a two-run homer in the ninth off Phillies closer Jeanmar Gomez on Monday -- an opposite-field shot that cleared the left-field wall by a couple of rows.

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Gennett was claimed off waivers by the Reds on Tuesday, C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Gennett is slated to start in right field in Wednesday's Cactus League game, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Gennett (wrist) is in the starting lineup Sunday, playing second base and leading off for the Brewers as they take on a Reds split-squad team, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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Gennett (wrist) had a full workout Saturday and is expected to play second base in Sunday's Cactus League game, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

After a couple of solidly above-average seasons as a platoon player, the Brewers gave Gennett a full-time role to begin 2015 and he promptly collapsed. Gennett still can't hit left-handed pitching at all, as he managed a putrid .114/.139/.171 mark in just 36 plate appearances before the experiment was over. Gennett was acceptable against righties (.279/.310/.403), and there may still be some value to his skill set considering most second basemen hit right-handed, but the dream of Gennett as an impact full-time player seems to be dead. Gennett is slated to start at second base for the Brewers in 2016, but there will be some more competition as Jean Segura, Yadiel Rivera and Jonathan Villar will all be in the mix for playing time across the infield. For fantasy purposes, Gennett is most useful in daily formats or other leagues that allow owners to maximize his playing time against righties.

2015

Gennett, in his first full big league season, finished 2014 with the fifth best OPS among second basemen who saw at least 400 plate appearances. He hammered right-handed pitching, but went just 4-for-39 against southpaws while sharing time at the keystone with Rickie Weeks. Though Weeks is expected to move on this offseason, Gennett’s struggles against southpaws could still land him in at least a soft platoon next year. More starts would help Gennett’s counting stats, but given his struggles against southpaws, that could result in a decrease in his ratios.

2014

Gennett always hit for average in the minors, but there were questions as to whether he would be able to maintain that ability in the big leagues. It didn't take him long to provide answers, as he hit .324 in 69 games in his first big league season. Gennett will have trouble matching last year's power production over a full season, and he needs to take more walks, but his ability to put the bat on the ball could earn him a spot near the top of the order. Gennett's 2013 performance likely has him ticketed to open the 2014 campaign in some sort of a second-base platoon with Rickie Weeks.

2013

Gennett entered last season as the Brewers' fifth-ranked prospect, according to Baseball America, and did not disappoint, hitting .293 with five home runs, 30 doubles, and 44 RBI in 133 games. Gennett's numbers are not eye popping, but at age 22 with a career .300 batting average, he is the Brewers' top second-base prospect. Gennett won't push Rickie Weeks off the keystone in Milwaukee, but he could be a replacement down the road if the Brewers avoid using him as trade bait before then.

2011

Gennett hit .311/.356/.465 at Low-A Wisconsin in his first season of pro baseball. His small size has scouts wondering if he can produce in the majors, but so far he's proven them wrong. He'll start 2011 at High-A Brevard County.