Elehuris Montero is a Major League Baseball third baseman from the Dominican Republic (MLB). In the year 2022, he debuted in Major League Baseball (MLB).
Montero became an international free agent in August 2014, signing with the St. Louis Cardinals.
He debuted professionally in 2015, hitting .252 with three home runs and 30 RBIs in 57 games with the Dominican Summer League Cardinals.
He hit .260 with one home run and 26 RBIs in 61 games for the Dominican Summer League Cardinals in 2016, and .277 with five home runs and 36 RBIs in 52 games for the Gulf Coast Cardinals in 2017.
Montero began the 2018 season with the Peoria Chiefs, where he was chosen to the Midwest League All-Star team.
In August, he was promoted to the Palm Beach Cardinals after slashing .323/.381/.529 in 102 games with 15 home runs, 69 RBIs, and 28 doubles.
He hit .286 with one home run and 13 RBIs in 24 at-bats for Palm Beach. Montero won the Midwest League’s Most Valuable Player award at the conclusion of the season.
Montero started the 2019 season with the Springfield Cardinals before being placed on the disabled list in April. In May, he returned to play, but by the end of the month, he was back on the disabled list.
In July, he was re-activated. Montero batted .188 with seven home runs and 18 RBIs in 59 games with Springfield. Following the season, he was selected by the Glendale Desert Dogs to play in the Arizona Fall League.
Following the 2019 season, Montero was added to the Saints’ 40–man roster. Since the season was canceled due to the COVID-19 epidemic, Montero did not play a minor league game in 2020.
What Team Is Elehuris Montero On?
Elehuris Montero is on the Colorado Rockies team. Montero was dealt to the Colorado Rockies on February 1, 2021, along with Austin Gomber, Mateo Gil, Tony Locey, and Jake Sommers, for Nolan Arenado.