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Reds third baseman Todd Frazier, who became a first-time father a couple of weeks ago when his son, Blake, was born, was asked if the experience would change him as a player before Monday's opener vs. the Cardinals.

"It changes a lot. If I don't hit 50 homers now, there's going to be a problem," said Frazier, getting laughs. "I've got that Daddy strength."

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Reds third baseman Todd Frazier, who became a first-time father a couple of weeks ago when his son, Blake, was born, was asked if the experience would change him as a player before Monday's opener vs. the Cardinals.

"It changes a lot. If I don't hit 50 homers now, there's going to be a problem," said Frazier, getting laughs. "I've got that Daddy strength."

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Mark Sheldon is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Mark My Word, and follow him on Twitter @m_sheldon.

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