Cubs prospect named Midwest MVP


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Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports
Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The Midwest League announced on Tuesday that Cubs prospect Eloy Jimenez was named the league's Most Valuable Player, Prospect of the Year, and of course end-of-season All-Star.

Jimenez was batting .337 with 38 doubles, 12 homers, 77 RBIs, 8 steals, .532 slugging percentage, .910 OPS, 218 total bases in 108 games with Class A South Bend.

The 19-year old five-tool player is currently the Cubs #2 prospect and #28 on MLB.com's overall prospect rankings.

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