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Jorge Soler | Outfielder

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (22) / 2/25/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Jorge Soler had an RBI triple in Friday's loss to the Dodgers.
It was the rookie's first ever three-bagger in the majors. Soler had one of 11 Cubs hits and scored one of their five runs on the day, but they were handily out-slugged 14-5. He's hitting .361/.397/.738 so far in the bigs. Sep 19 - 6:03 PM

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Jorge Soler finished 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI singles, but the Cubs were handed a loss by the Dodgers on Thursday.

Soler padded the Cubs' lead to 2-0 with his first single, then 3-1 with his next single. The rookie is batting .368/.406/.737 in his first 64 plate appearances with five homers and 17 RBI.
Sep 19 - 12:05 AM

Jorge Soler went 2-for-3 with a walk, a double, and a solo home run as the Cubs shut out the Reds on Tuesday.

Soler knocked in the Cubs' first run with a ground out in the third, then made it 7-0 with a seventh-inning solo home run. The 22-year-old has hit safely in 13 of his first 14 major league games, slashing a ridiculous .373/.393/.784 with five home runs and 15 RBI.
Sep 16 - 10:59 PM

Jorge Soler (paternity) is back in the Cubs' starting lineup on Monday versus the Reds.

Soler missed the Cubs' weekend series in Pittsburgh for the birth of his child. The 22-year-old Cuban sensation is hitting .356 with a 1.101 OPS, four home runs, and 13 RBI through his first 12 major league games.
Sep 15 - 3:16 PM

Jorge Soler will miss the weekend series in Pittsburgh in order to attend the birth of his child.

He'll rejoin the club when they return home Monday. Soler has batted .356/.367/.733 with four homers and 13 RBI over 12 games since being called up by the Cubs.
Sep 12 - 1:48 PM

Jorge Soler gave the Cubs their only run with a solo home run as they were trampled again by the Blue Jays on Wednesday.

Soler took Drew Hutchison deep in the seventh inning for his fourth home run of the season. The 22-year-old continues to excel against big league pitching in the early going. He's hit safely in 11 of 12 games and sports a .356/.367/.733 line across 49 plate appearances.
Sep 10 - 10:51 PM

Jorge Soler is not in the Cubs' lineup Sunday.

The Cubs have given Soler a handful of days off since his promotion, as they don't want to overburden him given his leg issues in the minors this season. He's hitting .382/.405/.794 with three homers and 11 RBI in nine games for Chicago. Ryan Kalish is handling right field Sunday.
Sep 7 - 10:47 AM

Jorge Soler hit safely in his seventh consecutive game since making his major league debut, going 1-for-4 with a two-run double in Wednesday's win against the Brewers.

Soler has also driven in at least one run in six of seven games. His third-inning, two-run double kicked off what turned out to be a four-run frame. The 22-year-old has taken only 28 trips to the plate but owns a sparkling .462/.500/1.000 slash line with three home runs and 10 RBI.
Sep 3 - 11:29 PM

Jorge Soler went 1-for-3 with a walk, an RBI single and a run scored against the Brewers on Tuesday.

Soler now has at least one hit in all six games since being promoted. He's hitting .500 (11-for-22) with three homers, eight RBI and five runs scored. He won't keep up that breakneck pace, but Soler certainly looks the part of another future Cubs star thus far.
Sep 2 - 11:38 PM

Jorge Soler (legs) is not in the Cubs' lineup Sunday.

He's now sat out two of the last three games. Soler dealt with injuries to both legs this season in the minors, and the Cubs want to be careful with his usage with the big club. Expect the slugger to continue seeing regular days off during the final month. Soler has three homers and seven RBI in his first four major league games. Logan Watkins is in right field Sunday.
Aug 31 - 11:10 AM

Jorge Soler blasted a pair of home runs and drove home three, powering the Cubs to a 7-2 victory over the Cardinals on Friday.

He finished the night 3-for-3 plus a walk. Soler tied the game with a solo shot off opposing starter Shelby Miller in the seventh inning, then tagged Pat Neshek for a two-run blast the following inning. He has started his big league career off with a bang, going 7-for-11 (.636) with three homers and six RBI in his first three games. He needs to be owned and started in all mixed leagues.
Aug 29 - 11:25 PM

Jorge Soler doubled and singled in a run Thursday against the Reds in his second big-league game.

The double to left was playable, but Skip Schumaker misjudged it and let it go over his head. That said, the ball was absolutely scalded. Soler struck out in his other two at-bats today. He's 4-for-8 after two games.
Aug 28 - 4:16 PM

Jorge Soler homered in his first major league plate appearance and added an RBI single later, finishing 2-for-4 overall, as the Cubs were defeated by the Reds on Wednesday.

Soler took Mat Latos out to center field for a no-doubt home run, starting off his big league career in fashion. The Cubs have been ushering in the youth movement and Soler is the latest part of that. The 22-year-old should get regular playing time in right field through the end of the season.
Aug 27 - 10:33 PM

Cubs recalled OF Jorge Soler from Triple-A Iowa.

Soler is in right field and batting fifth in his major league debut Wednesday in Cincinnati. The Cuban defector missed time with a hamstring injury this season but has batted .340/.432/.700 with 15 homers and 57 RBI over 62 games when healthy. The 22-year-old figures to be the everyday right fielder down the stretch with the Cubbies and is worth a shot in all fantasy leagues.
Aug 27 - 2:26 PM

David Kaplan of SportsTalk Live in Chicago reports that the Cubs will call up outfield prospect Jorge Soler.

He'll join the team on Wednesday in Cincinnati. Soler has been on a tear lately at Triple-A Iowa, going 9-for-14 with two homers and seven RBI over his last three games. It's been an injury-shortened season for the Cuban defector, but Soler has crushed the ball when healthy, batting .338/.432/.687 with 14 homers and 54 RBI over 61 games. He's just 22 and hadn't played above A-ball before this season, but the Cubs obviously think Soler has earned a shot. He has enormous raw power and is worth owning in all fantasy leagues, as Soler will be the everyday right fielder down the stretch.
Aug 25 - 11:23 PM