Eric Jokisch
30-Year-Old PitcherRP
 Free Agent  Foreign
2020 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Eric Jokisch in 2020. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a minor-league contract with the Athletics in December of 2017.
Heads overseas
PFree Agent  F
November 28, 2018
Jokisch agreed Tuesday to a one-year, $500,000 contract with the Nexen Heroes of the Korean Baseball Organization, Dave Kane of The Springfield State Journal-Register reports.
Since getting a brief cup of coffee with the Cubs in 2014, Jokisch had pitched exclusively in the high minors over the past four seasons and most recently spent the 2018 campaign as a member of the Athletics organization. The lefty likely would have been forced to settle for a minor-league deal had he stuck around in North America, so he'll head to South Korea on a more lucrative contract that also contains an undisclosed signing bonus and performance-based incentives.
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
After a cup of coffee in Chicago in 2014, Jokisch might have expected a bit more run in the majors in 2015, but it didn't quite happen that way as a blister on his throwing hand sidelined him for nearly two months. When he did pitch, he was his usual hittable self, and his strikeout rate - not exactly high to begin with - was way down in 2015. A 47:26 K:BB in 81.1 minor league innings rarely leads to a promotion to the big leagues. Expect Jokisch to spend another year starting for Triple-A Iowa, with the possibility of a spot start with the Cubs if disaster strikes and the stars align with his schedule.
After starting 26 games for Triple-A Iowa last year, Jokisch got a cup of coffee with the Cubs in September, pitching in four games (including one start). His 143:31 K:BB ratio in 158.1 innings shows some promise, but the 25-year-old lefty isn't a big-time prospect. He's likely to be one of the anchors for the Iowa rotation again in 2015, though he could occasionally be called up to spot start when injuries strike the big-league team.
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Inks farm deal with A's
POakland Athletics  F
December 7, 2017
Jokisch signed a minor-league deal with the Athletics on Thursday that includes an invitation to spring training, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
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Signs minor-league deal with Diamondbacks
PArizona Diamondbacks  F
April 5, 2017
Jokisch signed a minor-league contract with the Diamondbacks in 2017.
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Gets traded to Texas
PTexas Rangers  F
July 8, 2016
Jokisch was traded to Texas in exchange for Pedro Ciriaco on Friday, John Blake of reports.
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Outrighted to Jacksonville
PMiami Marlins  F
July 8, 2016
Jokisch was outrighted to Double-A Jacksonville on Friday, Joe Frisaro of reports.
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Designated for assignment
PMiami Marlins  F
July 6, 2016
Jokisch was designated for assignment by the Marlins on Wednesday,'s Joe Frisaro reports.
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