MANON, LUIS

Position: Second Base / Shortstop

DOB: January 5, 1999

Height: 5’11” / Weight: 160

Bats: Switch / Throws: Right

40-man roster: No

How acquired: Free Agent (July 2, 2015)

Profile:  A member of Milwaukee’s July 2nd signing class in 2015 out of the Dominican Republic, Manon debuted in the Dominican Summer League a year later, and spent each of his first two seasons playing for Milwaukee’s affiliate there.  A switch-hitting middle infielder, Manon has fared better from the right side of the plate early in his career.  His offensive numbers took a step back in his second season, though he did see a slight uptick in his power, including his first career home run.

2016:  After signing with Milwaukee the previous July, Manon made his pro debut in 2016, playing for the DSL Brewers.  He saw action in  41 games there, hitting .211/.349/.260 with four doubles and a triple.  Manon drove in nine runs and scored 16 while also stealing seven bases.

2017:  Manon returned to the Dominican Summer League in 2017, appearing in 53 games for the DSL Brewers.  He saw a dip in his offensive production, batting just .155/.242/.217, walking less and striking out more.