Monte (Mahn-TAY) Fitzgerald Harrison... attended Lee's Summit West HS in Missouri... was a three-sport standout in high school (also played football and basketball).....committed to play both football and baseball at the University of Nebraska prior to signing with the Brewers... older brother Shaquille made NBA debut with the Phoenix Suns in 2017-'18 season and opened 2018- '19 season on Chicago Bulls roster.
Spent entire season with Double-A Jacksonville, appearing in a Southern League-leading 136 games...Hit .240 (125x521) with 20 doubles, three triples, 19 home runs, 48 RBI and 28 stolen bases while setting career highs in runs scored (85) and walks (44)... Finished third in SL in runs and stolen bases, fourth in hits, and tied for fourth in home runs...Ranked second among Marlins' farmhands in home runs and stolen bases...Had a season-long nine-game hitting streak from June 15-26; hit .343 (12x35) with one triple, one home run, and four RBI...Stole a base in four straight games from May 27-June 1...Named Southern League Midseason All-Star after batting .225 (57x253) with nine home runs, 25 RBI and 14 stolen bases in the first half...Garnered South League Postseason All-Star honors by batting .254 (68x268) with 10 home runs and 27 RBI in second half...Following the season, played for Salt River Rafters in Arizona Fall League, batting .290 (20x69) with 11 runs scored, two doubles, a triple, and 16 RBI in 19 games... Also had four stolen bases and struck out just 19 times, while drawing 10 walks... Ranked tied for eighth in AFL in RBI...Was named to AFL Fall-Stars Game for East Division; started in center field and batted cleanup, going 1x2 with a stolen base...In AFL Championship Game vs. Peoria, a 3-2 loss, he went 1x4 with an RBI and stolen base; drove in first run of game with a second-inning single.
Split season between Single-A Wisconsin (63 games) and Single-A Carolina (59)...Led Brewers' farm system with 21 home runs and was one of two players with 20+ homers and 20+ doubles...Opened year at Wisconsin; promoted to Carolina on June 22... Homered twice on April 20 vs. Peoria, and once the next day, also against Peoria...Had six-game RBI streak from May 24-May 28, including both ends of a doubleheader on May 24 at Beloit. Drove in eight runs overall during streak...Earned Midwest League Midseason All-Star nod and took home game MVP honors...In ASG at Midland on June 20, went 2x4 with two home runs and three RBI for West Division. Drove in final three runs of game in a 5-2 win with solo homer in seventh for a 3-1 lead and two-run homer in ninth for a 5-1 lead...Had first-inning grand slam on July 17 at Salem...Homered twice on August 1 vs. Down East, and once the next day, also against Down East...Performance helped earn Carolina League Player of the Week honors for July 30-Aug. 5; hit .281 (9x32) with three home runs and seven RBI over that span...Ended season on six-game hitting streak (.381/8x21) and three-game RBI streak...Played for the Salt River Rafters of the Arizona Fall League following the season and hit .283 (15x53) in 13 games, with five home runs, 14 RBI, and a .937 OPS.