Scott Schebler, Outfield, Cincinnati Reds, #43
Date of Birth: 10/6/1990
Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
College: Des Moines Area Community College
Scott Schebler, outfielder for the Cincinnati Reds, was first drafted in 2010 by the Los Angeles Dodgers. He played in the Dodgers' minor league system from 2010 through most of 2015. In 593 games, he batted .272 with 605 hits, 117 doubles, 87 home runs, 340 RBIs, and 544 strikeouts to 164 walks. Defensively, he played 285 games in left field, 51 games in center field, and 242 games in right field.
Schebler played in 19 games with the Dodgers in 2015. He had nine hits, including three home runs. He hit his first major league home run on September 4th.
Schebler was traded to the Reds on December 16, 2015. He finished the 2016 season with 68 hits, 12 doubles, 40 RBIs, and a .265 batting average in 82 games with the Reds. Defensively, he played 13 games in left field, 18 games in center field, and 41 games in right field.
In 2017, his first full season in the majors, Schebler batted .233 in 141 games. He finished the season with 110 hits, 25 doubles, 30 home runs, 67 RBIs, and 125 strikeouts to 39 walks. Defensively, as the Reds' right fielder in 120 games, he made 188 putouts and 5 errors.