Brian Andrew Mundell … son of Ralph, a retired firefighter chief, and Donna … his brother RJ is a firefighter in Burbank, Calif. … wife Danica is a pediatric nurse...Enjoys hiking and golfing in his free time.
In his first Triple-A season, batted a career-high .333 (130-for-390) for Albuquerque...Ranked fifth in the Pacific Coast League in batting average, eighth in doubles (32)...Slashed .388/.434/.653 across 14 games in April … was placed on seven-day injured list on April 25 with a right knee mild patella subluxation.
Batted .263 with 25 doubles, seven home runs and 41 RBI in 128 games with Double-A Hartford...Started 87 games at first base and 24 games in left field, his first professional experience in the outfield.
Began the season with High-A Lancaster before making his Double-A debut on June 22 ... Combined to bat .300 (131-for-436) with 28 doubles, one triple and 15 home runs across 119 games played ... Was named a California League Mid-Season All-Star with Lancaster ... Played for the Salt River Rafters in the Arizona Fall League and batted .262 (22-for-84) with four doubles, 16 walks and 11 strikeouts ... Placed on the seven-day disabled list on Aug. 19 with a sprained right ankle and missed the remainder of the season.
Set a Minor League record with 59 doubles en route to being named MVP for the South Atlantic League and the Rockies Minor League Player of the Year ... Recorded two doubles in 11 of his 136 games … batted .313 (168-for-537) with 94 runs, 59 doubles, one triple, 14 home runs, 83 RBI, 56 walks and seven stolen bases during his MVP campaign ... Was named an MiLB.com Organization All-Star, a Baseball America Low Class A All-Star, a South Atlantic League Mid-Season All-Star and a SAL Post-Season All-Star ... Was the South Atlantic League Player of the Month for the month of May, and was the Player of the Week for the week of May 1.
Was selected by the Rockies in the seventh round of the First-Year Player Draft and made his professional debut for Short-Season Boise on June 19 ... Was the regular first baseman for Boise ... Ranked second on the Hawks in runs (35), hits (67), home runs (four), RBI (36) and total bases (100) ... Was named a Northwest League Mid-Season All-Star and Post-Season All-Star.