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At 39, free agent Luke Scott eyes baseball comeback

If a major league team calls with a job offer, Luke Scott intends to be ready.

So do Neil Walker, Nolan Reimold and Travis Snider, also among more than two dozen free agents working out at the IMG Academy.

Scott looks around "Camp Jobless" — as some have dubbed the Major League Baseball Players Association-run spring training workouts for the unemployed — and sees players he thinks should be on big league rosters.

When the 39-year-old, who hasn't played in the majors since 2013, looks in the mirror, Scott says the guy staring back at him has still got it, too.

"It's not going to be easy, but I don't expect things to be easy," said...