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Eloy Jimenez | Outfielder

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (18) / 11/27/1996
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 200
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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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

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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
3Welington Castillo
4Taylor Teagarden
1B1Anthony Rizzo
2B1Arismendy Alcantara
SS1Starlin Castro
2Jonathan Herrera
3Chris Valaika
3B1Tommy La Stella
2Mike Olt
LF1Chris Coghlan
2Chris Denorfia
CF1Dexter Fowler
2Ryan Sweeney
3Matt Szczur
RF1Jorge Soler
2Junior Lake
3Mike Baxter
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Jon Lester
2Jake Arrieta
3Jason Hammel
4Kyle Hendricks
5Travis Wood
6Tsuyoshi Wada
7Jacob Turner
8Felix Doubront
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Hector Rondon
2Neil Ramirez
3Pedro Strop
4Jason Motte
5Justin Grimm
6Brian Schlitter
7Phil Coke
8Edwin Jackson
9Zach Rosscup
10Drake Britton
11Anthony Carter
12Jorge De Leon
13Daniel Bard