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Pipeline Preview: Jimenez looks to stay hot

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Here's a look at top prospects to watch in today's Minor League action:

Hitter to watch: Eloy Jimenez (White Sox No. 2), Winston-Salem vs. Buies Creek (7 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Here's a look at top prospects to watch in today's Minor League action:

Hitter to watch: Eloy Jimenez (White Sox No. 2), Winston-Salem vs. Buies Creek (7 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Jimenez, the No. 8 overall prospect, went 5-for-6 with two doubles and a homer on Sunday, his fourth multihit effort in nine games with the Dash. After fouling a ball off his foot on Friday, Jimenez was listed as day-to-day on Saturday, but Sunday's showing would seem to indicate Jimenez is feeling fine and may be on the verge of a hot streak.

Video: Top Prospects: Eloy Jimenez, OF, White Sox

Pitcher to watch: Marco Gonzales (Mariners' No. 7), Tacoma vs. Sacramento (2:35 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Gonzales will be making his debut with the Mariners organization after he was traded from the Cardinals on Friday. The 25-year-old lefty was 6-4 with a 2.90 ERA through 11 starts with Triple-A Memphis this season and although he gave up four runs in his latest start, Gonzales had strung together five consecutive quality starts prior to that outing.

Video: Top Prospects: Marco Gonzales, LHP, Cardinals

Duel of the Day: Carson Fulmer (White Sox No. 8) vs Shawn Morimando (Indians' No. 15), Charlotte vs. Columbus (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Fulmer, the No. 58 overall prospect, has a 5.42 ERA through 19 starts this season, but threw the ball well in his last outing, giving up two runs on three hits in six innings. The 23-year-old has struggled recently, but has given up two earned runs or less in 10 of his 19 starts and perhaps his latest outing is a sign of positive things to come.

Video: Top Prospects: Carson Fulmer, RHP, White Sox

Morimando has won eight straight decisions and will look to stay hot against Charlotte. The lefty last lost on May 24 and has lowered his ERA from 5.26 to 3.56 in the 10 starts since then. Morimando was stuck with a no-decision in his last outing as he gave up four runs in seven innings.

Video: Top Prospects: Shawn Morimando, LHP, Indians

Monday's Top 100 prospect probables
No. 99 overall Sixto Sanchez (Phillies' No. 4), Lakewood vs. Charleston (7:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

More top prospect probables
Gabrial Ynoa (Orioles' No. 11), Norfolk vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Triple-A)
Jordan Johnson (Giants' No. 9), Richmond vs. Harrisburg (Double-A)
Zack Littell (Yankees' No. 18), Trenton vs. Hartford (Double-A)
John Means (Orioles' No. 25), Bowie vs. Erie (Double-A)
Erick Fedde (Nationals' No. 2), Syracuse vs. Louisville (Double-A)
Jon Harris (Blue Jays' No. 9), New Hampshire vs. Portland (Double-A)
Dennis Santana (Dodgers' No. 24), Tulsa vs. Springfield (Double-A)
Enyel De Los Santos (Padres' No. 14), San Antonio vs. Corpus Christi (Double-A)
Connor Jones (Cardinals' No. 20), Palm Beach vs. Charlotte (Class A Advanced)
Keegan Akin (Orioles' No. 5), Frederick vs. Lynchburg (Class A Advanced)
Shane Bieber (Indians' No. 14), Lynchburg vs. Frederick (Class A Advanced)
Spencer Turnbull (Tigers' No. 15), Lakeland vs. Dunedin (Class A Advanced)
Jordan Romano (Blue Jays' No. 22), Dunedin vs. Lakeland (Class A Advanced)
Bernardo Flores (White Sox No. 22), Winston-Salem vs. Buies Creek (Class A Advanced)
Thomas Hatch (Cubs' No. 8), Myrtle Beach vs. Carolina (Class A Advanced)
Lewis Thorpe (Twins' No. 16), Fort Myers vs. Tampa (Class A Advanced)
Taylor Widener (Yankees' No. 25), Tampa vs. Fort Myers (Class A Advanced)
Brady Aiken (Indians' No. 4), Lake County vs. Clinton (Class A)
Jose Suarez (Angels' No. 27), Burlington vs. Dayton (Class A)
Luis Martinez (White Sox No. 25), Kannapolis vs. Columbia (Class A)
Johan Oviedo (Cardinals' No. 25), Johnson City vs. Burlington (Rookie)

William Boor is a reporter for MLBPipeline.com. Follow him on Twitter at @wboor.