RotoWire Partners

Eloy Jimenez

20-Year-Old Outfielder – Chicago Cubs

2017 Stats

AVG

HR

RBI

R

SB

2017 Preseason Projections

AVG

HR

RBI

R

SB

2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The top international prospect in the 2013 international free agent class, Jimenez showed flashes of his potential with short-season Eugene in 2015. However, few could have seen him making this much p...

Read more about Eloy Jimenez

LEAGUE: A+    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 205   DOB: 11/26/1996   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

$

Eloy Jimenez Contract Information:

Signed as an international free agent with the Cubs for $2.8 million in July 2013.

May 16, 2017  –  Eloy Jimenez News

▼ More

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

+ Add To Watchlist

Jimenez went 2-for-4 with his first home run of the season in Monday's game with High-A Myrtle Beach.

To instantly reveal our fantasy analysis of every player – including Eloy Jimenez – simply subscribe now.

Eloy Jimenez Stats
OPTIONS:   Show Partial SeasonsHide Partial Seasons      Show Minor League StatsHide Minor League Stats       Show 5x5 Stats OnlyShow All Statistics       Click stat headings to sort columns.
Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2014 17 R MES 42 164 150 13 34 13 8 2 3 27 3 1 10 32 0 4 0 .227 .268 .367 .635
2015 18 A EUG 57 250 232 36 66 17 10 0 7 33 3 2 15 43 0 2 1 .284 .328 .418 .746
2016 19 A SOU 112 464 432 65 142 57 40 3 14 81 8 3 25 94 0 3 4 .329 .369 .532 .901
2017 20 A MYR 8 32 27 3 9 2 0 0 2 5 0 0 5 4 0 0 0 .333 .438 .556 .994

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

Yes No No
Eloy Jimenez Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 21 Salem 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
May. 20 Salem 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.250 1.750
May. 18 BuiesCreek 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
May. 17 BuiesCreek 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
May. 16 BuiesCreek 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 15 BuiesCreek 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.250 1.750
May. 14 Lynchburg 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333
May. 14 Lynchburg 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .571 .250 .821
Last 7 Days 12 1 4 0 0 1 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 .333 .429 .583 1.012
Last 14 Days 27 3 9 0 0 2 5 5 4 0 0 0 0 .333 .438 .556 .994
Last 30 Days 27 3 9 0 0 2 5 5 4 0 0 0 0 .333 .438 .556 .994

Eloy Jimenez: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 6

Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▼ Advanced Stats

Eloy Jimenez Advanced Stats
OPTIONS:   Show Partial SeasonsHide Partial Seasons      Show Minor League StatsHide Minor League Stats      Click stat headings to sort columns.
Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2014 17 R MES 164 150 6.1% 19.5% 0.31 79% .270 .140
2015 18 A EUG 250 232 6% 17.2% 0.35 81% .324 .134
2016 19 A SOU 464 432 5.4% 20.3% 0.27 78% .395 .203
2017 20 A MYR 32 27 15.6% 12.5% 1.25 85% .333 .223

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats

Yes No

Eloy Jimenez Defensive Stats

Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Advanced Stats

Chicago Cubs Roster

Eloy Jimenez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Jimenez (shoulder) was assigned to High-A Myrtle Beach and is starting at DH and hitting cleanup Saturday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jimenez (shoulder) is still at extended spring training but took batting practice Wednesday, independent scout Chris Kusiolek reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jimenez (shoulder) has progressed to playing outfield during extended spring training games, Phil Rogers of MLB.com reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jimenez (shoulder) has been used as a designated hitter at extended spring training, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jimenez (shoulder) isn't expected to come off the minor-league DL for another two-to-three weeks, Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jimenez has a bone bruise in his right shoulder and will rest for three weeks, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
The Cubs "seem optimistic" that Jimenez's shoulder injury won't require more than a rest period and re-strengthening program to resolve, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jimenez recently underwent tests on his sore right shoulder, Patrick Mooney of CSN Chicago reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.

RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

Subscribe now to see our 2017 outlook.

2016

The mere fact that he's even in the minors at his age says enough about Jimenez's potential. He was signed by the Cubs out of the Dominican Republic in 2013 as a 16-year-old pup, and he's already a veteran of two minor league seasons, covering more than 400 plate appearances. While his strikeout rate is a tad high, it's certainly not exorbitant and he did improve in that area (19.5-percent in 2014, 17.2-percent in 2015) for short-season Eugene last year. Understandably, he has a long way to go before he's patrolling the outfield at Wrigley, but seven home runs in 232 at-bats for Eugene as an 18-year-old bodes well for his future. Put simply, you could do worse than to throw a dart at Jimenez in a deep dynasty league.