|High School:||Centennial HS|
TITANS `08: Saw reduced playing time over the first half of the season while recovering from a surgically repaired sports hernia Played in 43 contests in 2008 Got his first hit of the year in his 12th appearance at Cal State Northridge on Apr. 11 Went 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI on Apr. 18 at Pacific as a defensive replacement Started the final 22 games of the year at second base and hit .294 (20-for-68) with three doubles a triple and 10 RBI Had 5 multi-hit and two multi-RBI games Had two three-hit games on May 20 vs. UCLA and May 30 vs. Rider Was 3-for-5 with a season-best three RBI on May 30 vs. Rider in the Titans' first game of the Fullerton Regional Drove in eight runs over an eight-game span from May 17 to June 1 Was drafted in the 41st round of the 2008 MLB draft by Milwaukee Brewers.
TITANS `07: Was the only Titan to participate and start in all 63 games of the year Started the 2007 campaign on fire, going 10-for-16 (.625) in the first four games of the season Broke out of a deep hitting slump (9-for-89 over a 29-game span) on Apr. 15 at UC Davis, going 4-for-4 with a pair of doubles and two RBI (one on a bases-loaded squeeze) in the double-header Hit .322 (31-for-96) over the final 30 games of the year Had 12 multi-hit games, including six games in which he collected a career-high three hits Had four multiple-RBI efforts, including one on Apr. 20 where he collected a career-high five RBI against Pacific More than doubled the next-best Titan with 13 sacrifice bunts Was drafted in the 39th round of the 2007 MLB draft by the Milwaukee Brewers Was named Co-Most Outstanding Defensive Player with Clark Hardman at the Titans' team awards banquet in Nov., 2007.
TITANS `06: Was a versatile back-up infielder appearing in 20 games, making just 15 plate appearances Appeared defensively in five games at second base, six games at shortstop and four games at third base Played his best game of the year in his only start of the season on Mar. 29, going 2-for-5 with a pair of RBI and runs scored as well as a stolen base at LMU Had a pinch-hit, RBI single against San Diego State on Mar. 7 Made just one error in 19 touches of the ball.
TITANS `05: Was granted a redshirt season.
CENTENNIAL HS: Lettered four years at Centennial High School in Corona, Calif., including the last three under Coach Bill Gunn Hit .300, .355 and .370 his last three seasons, earning him a pair of first-team All-Mountain View League selections Was named team captain in each of his last two seasons Was a four-time Mountain View Academic All-League selection for his work in the classroom as well as on the field Graduated with high honors Was a member of the National Society of High School Scholars.
PERSONAL: Born on August 22, 1986, in Fullerton, Calif. Parents are Brett and Denice Scott Full name is Joseph Brett Scott Has two older sisters (Ashlee and Katie) Names his dad as his greatest influence Majoring in kinesiology Maintains a superstition of sleeping on his stomach Favorites include: Forrest Gump, (movie), Tom Hanks (actor), Sleeping Giant, Metallica, Greg Laswell (musical artists), drawing, skateboarding, racquetball (hobbies).
SCOTT'S CAREER HIGHS
At Bats - 5 (9 times), Last on May 30, 2008 vs. Rider
Runs - 2 (12 times), Last on June 1, 2008 vs. UCLA
Hits - 3 (8 times), Last on May 30, 2008 vs. Rider
RBI - 5, Apr. 20, 2007 at Pacific
Doubles - 1 (15 times), Last on June 1, 2008 vs. UCLA
Stolen Bases - 1 (11 times), Last on Apr. 4, 2008 at UC