Brian is the prototypical
hard-nosed ballplayer appreciated by the fans in the Twin Cities! Drafted in the 8th Round of the 2008 Draft out of
Southern Miss, Brian climbed steadily through the Twins' farm system, earning All-Star nods in both the Appy League and Florida
State League. Brian was named to the 2011 Arizona Fall League Rising Stars Showcase and AFL All-Prospect Team,
and was named the Twins' 2011 Minor League Player of the Year.