Brendan Harris - Colorado Rockies

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Hometown: Queensbury,N.Y.
College: William & Mary
High School: Queensbury High School
Height/Weight: 6-1/200 lbs
Position: Third Base
Bats: Right
Throws: Right

2011 Highlights: Spent all of 2011 at Triple-A Norfolk in the Baltimore organization after the club acquired him and J.J.Hardy from Minnesota during the offseason...Hit .225 (116-for-516) with 21 doubles, 2 triples, 10 home runs and 50 RBI in 136 games for Norfolk...the 136 games he played for Norfolk are a career-Minor League-high...Saw action all over the diamond with the Tide, playing 45 games at second, 36 at third, 51 at shortstop and 2 in left...2011 was his first season since 2003 that he did not play a single game in the Majors.

Personal: 1998 graduate of Queensbury High School where he also played basketball...2002 graduate of the College of William & Mary where he majored in Political Science and minored in Business...set single-season school records for the Tribe in home runs (18), RBI (69) and slugging percentage (.757)...was originally selected in the fifth round of the 2001 First-Year Player Draft by the Chicago Cubs and signed by scout Billy Swoope.

Brendan Harris Player Bio