Brewers take Monte Harrison in draft

Updated: June 6, 2014, 12:38 AM ET
By Mitch Sherman | ESPN.com

Nebraska wide receiver signee Monte Harrison was selected by the Milwaukee Brewers with the 50th overall pick in the second round of the Major League Baseball draft on Thursday night.

The 6-foot-2, 200-pound Harrison, of Lee's Summit (Missouri) West High School, was largely considered the top athlete in the draft, though he slid from the No. 17 spot on ESPN MLB Insider Keith Law's Big Board.

Harrison signed a letter of intent with the Huskers in February to play football for coach ...

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