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Pitcher Scott Elbert tries to hit reset

Updated: October 13, 2010, 5:45 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

PHOENIX -- When a baseball player is drafted by a major league organization, even if he is drafted high, it is never entirely clear what his time frame is for getting to the big leagues. Still, when the Los Angeles Dodgers took Scott Elbert with the 17th overall pick in the first round in 2004, the promising left-hander out of Seneca, Mo., had to think he would establish a major league foothold well before 2010.

So what was he doing here, pitching a single, shaky inning for the Phoenix Desert ...

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