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Eloy Jimenez | Outfielder

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (19) / 11/27/1996
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 200
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Cubs OF prospect Eloy Jimenez tallied four hits Tuesday in a win for Low-A South Bend.
It was his first career four-hit game. The 19-year-old Dominican Republic native raised his average from .188 to .333 in the victory. Jimenez only stole three bags in 57 games last year but already has two in five games this season. There's still a long way to go in his development, which is fine because the Cubs are loaded right now and probably won't need him for a few years. Apr 13 - 12:31 PM

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Cubs OF prospect Eloy Jimenez belted three homers in Tuesday's doubleheader for Low-A Eugene.

He drove in a combined five runs as Eugene swept the two-game set. The 18-year-old has plated 12 runs over his last 10 contests, hitting .333 with seven extra-base hits. Jimenez ranks seventh in the Northwest League with seven homers. He's also tied for eighth in batting average at .286.
Source: MILB.com
Wed, Aug 26, 2015 03:48:00 PM

Cubs prospect OF Eloy Jimenez went 3-for-5 with a home run, double and two RBI on Tuesday for the Rookie-level Cubs in the Arizona League.

Jimenez, 17, is making his stateside debut this season after signing with the Cubs last summer out of the Dominican Republic for $2.8 million. The 6-foot-4, 205-pound outfielder has now hit safely in six of the past seven games, with a .333 batting average and three extra-base hits during that span. Overall, Jimenez has batted .286/.333/.500 with two home runs, four doubles and eight RBI through his first 15 games in the Arizona League.
Wed, Jul 23, 2014 02:22:00 PM

Baseball America's Ben Badler reports that Dominican outfielder Eloy Jimenez has signed with the Cubs for $2.8 million.

It was reported last month that Jimenez was signing with the Cubs, but it's now official. Baseball America's No. 1 ranked international player, Jimenez is already 6-foot-4 and 200 pounds at 16 years old and boasts loads of power potential.
Thu, Aug 1, 2013 08:43:00 PM

Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reports that top international prospect Eloy Jimenez has opted to sign with the Cubs even though an unidentified team offers him more money.

It's unclear how much money he was offered, but an announcement is expected in the next few days. Jimenez, a 16-year-old outfielder from the Dominican Republic, was ranked as the No. 1 prospect available in this year's July 2 class by both Baseball America and MLB.com. A right-handed hitter with power potential, Jimenez stands at 6-foot-4 and 200 pounds.
Wed, Jul 3, 2013 11:55:00 AM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Miguel Montero
2David Ross
3Tim Federowicz
1B1Anthony Rizzo
2B1Ben Zobrist
2Tommy La Stella
SS1Addison Russell
2Javier Baez
3B1Kris Bryant
2Christian Villanueva
LF1Kyle Schwarber
2Jorge Soler
CF1Dexter Fowler
2Matt Szczur
RF1Jason Heyward
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Jake Arrieta
2Jon Lester
3John Lackey
4Jason Hammel
5Kyle Hendricks
6Aaron Brooks
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Hector Rondon
2Pedro Strop
3Justin Grimm
4Trevor Cahill
5Adam Warren
6Neil Ramirez
7Travis Wood
8Zac Rosscup
9Clayton Richard
10Joe Nathan