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Old 10-12-17, 06:32 PM
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Originally Posted by Monclova Steve View Post
The Reds' broadcasters on Fox have talked quite a few times about Scooter's path to the big leagues.
He grew up in the Cincy suburbs, displaying a definite talent for baseball. His dad was actually a scout for the Astros; and yes (talk about a baseball helicopter parent!) they moved to Florida so that Scooter could play baseball year-round to develop his talents.
It appears to have worked.
Here's a little info:
The real question is would he be willing to forego 2 years of FA and less total money for the security of a long term deal now? Preferably one that is front loaded.

Conversely, do the Reds believe this season was the real Scooter or just a fluke? Will they offer him a deal, arbitration or look to Trade him?
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