MILWAUKEE (AP) _ First-round draft pick Rickie Weeks was called up from Class-A Beloit by the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday.

The Brewers wanted the second baseman to join them before the team's game Friday night at the San Francisco Giants.

Weeks, from Southern University, was the No. 2 overall pick. He hit .358 with one home run and 20 RBIs in 21 games with Beloit and the Brewers' rookie league team.