Scooter Gennett signed a baseball for his favorite teacher to match the one he signed at age 9
Gennett's favorite teacher in elementary school was Sharon Snyder, and when he was nine, the already-baseball crazed Gennett gave Snyder a unique farewell gift at the end of the year -- a signed baseball that came with a prescient boast:
In June 2017, Gennett and Snyder were reunited when she visited him at Great American Ballpark shortly after his four-homer outburst and he thanked her for visiting by giving her some souvenirs from the game.
With the Reds off on Thursday, Gennett added to Snyder's collection again when he visited his hometown for Scooter Gennett Day. Now, Snyder has a signed baseball from 2018 to pair with the one he gave her in 1999:
A perfect match.