"I'm truly blessed. Being from here, born here". The short list of major leaguers who have done it-just 17 now, including Gennett-includes some great players, but not all of them.
"It's unbelievable, especially since he's not an everyday player for us", manager Bryan Price said. In honor of his four homers, we've chosen our four favorites. "It's very emotional. You've seen history".
The five-year veteran entered the game with just three home runs and 20 RBI.
Be honest. Before he hit four home runs Tuesday night, what, if anything did you know about Scooter Gennett?
Jun 6, 2017; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Reds left fielder Scooter Gennett watches the ball after hitting a grand slam against the St. Louis Cardinals during the third inning at Great American Ball Park.
"Just the whole game I was trying to relax", Gennett told MLB Network after the game.
The Brewers collected 11 hits, including 10 off Matt Cain (3-5), who gave up five runs, struck out three and walked two over five innings. He's going to walk out, presumably after a series of interviews, with at least six in 47.
The Reds pounded Wainwright (6-4), who tied a career high by allowing nine earned runs in 3 2/3 innings.
RED SOX 5, YANKEES 4: Mitch Moreland and Hanley Ramirez hit back-to-back home runs and Andrew Benintendi later connected off struggling Masahiro Tanaka, powering Boston past NY at New York.
Go forth and impress your friends with your newfound Scooter Gennett knowledge! "It's amusing. A buddy just texted me and said Scooter just hit more home runs than he had in his entire minor league career".
Gennett, 27, spent his first four years in Milwaukee, where he made Bernie Brewer slide 35 times in 456 games and was a fan favorite for his scrappy play and likable personality - not to mention the eminently chant-able name. They will be aiming for their third consecutive win. Cardinals manager Mike Matheny asked for a review, which showed the ball grazed the wall first, wiping out the run.
The left fielder began the game with three homers on the season. Eugenio Suarez went 1 for 3 with a triple while making up the other 3 Cincinnati RBIs in the win. John Gant, though, gave up Gennett's second home run - a two-run shot in the fourth - and saw it land well up the grassy hill in center.
Matta is the winningest coach in Ohio State history and led his team to the national title game in 2007. Matta was also an assistant coach at Indiana State, Butler, Miami University and Western Carolina.
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Makarova broke Kerber's serve twice in the opening set and did so again in the second, racing into a 3-0 lead. The two-time Wimbledon champion recorded some good numbers on her first outing since November. "But I didn't.
Showers will persist Monday and Monday night with an 80 chance of rain, and could continue into Tuesday , NWS predicts. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Eighty-nine militants have been killed in the fighting, and the gunmen have murdered 19 civilians, the military said on Wednesday. Smoke rises following airstrikes by Philippine Air Force to retake control of Marawi city , southern Philippines.
Frederick Gaudreau skated into the high slot with no opposition and pumped a wrister by Murray for his second playoff goal. They outplayed the Penguins in the first two games in Pittsburgh , yet returned home down 2-0 after 5-3 and 4-1 defeats.
Togo President, Faure Gnassingbè has been announced as the new chair of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The meeting is the first to be hosted by Liberia since the inception of the ECOWAS 42 years ago.
And she starts with a built-in disadvantage on the map: New Jersey has 2 million registered Democrats to 1.2 million Republicans. Trump's unpopularity. "This campaign - our campaign - is about making New Jersey affordable for everyone", Guadagno said.
A second man arrested by Irish police is being questioned in connection with the London Bridge terror outrage. Ireland is hoping to maintain a common travel area between the United Kingdom and Ireland after Brexit.
Putin also shot down Kelly's one non-election related question about his reputation for killing journalists and dissidents. Petersburg - was the opening segment in the debut episode of " Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly ".
French Open at a glance: Kerber loses, Kvitova wins
This marked Kerber's 11th consecutive trip to the French Open with her best coming in 2012 when she reached the quarterfinals. When asked if her sturggles were more physical or mental, Kerber said both were reason for the loss.