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Jose Cruz
Jose (Dilan) Cruz (Cheo)

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.

MLB Debut September 19, 1970
Final Game July 19, 1988
Born August 8, 1947 in Arroyo, P.R.

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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1971 23 SLN NL  115  317   51   92  18   2  12   50   5   5   58   37  .290  .399  .473  .873  150   1   2   0   1  11  
 1972 24 SLN NL  116  384   46  102  22   6   2   42   4   1   47   45  .266  .346  .370  .715  142   1   4   0   2   6  
 1973 25 SLN NL  134  372   46   85  16   7   9   35   7   2   52   50  .228  .326  .382  .707  142   4   1   1   2  10  
 1974 26 SLN NL   82  137   21   40   5   1   8   24   3   0   10   26  .292  .340  .518  .858   71   0   0   0   0   3  
 1975 27 NYN NL  116  259   58   72   9   1  12   35   6   1   47   38  .278  .389  .459  .848  119   0   0   3   0   6  
 1976 28 MLA AL  120  436   58  134  20   4   3   43  29  16   49   45  .307  .376  .392  .768  171   4   2   2   0   1  
 1977 29 MLA AL  152  585   85  159  23  12  14   68  10   4   54   61  .272  .332  .424  .756  248   3   3   0   0  10  
 1978 30 MLA AL  157  600  102  201  38   6   9   66  46   8   83   53  .335  .413  .463  .876  278   5   5   8   0   1  MVP-15
 1979 31 MLA AL  137  512   93  165  33   6   9   52  38  10   54   52  .322  .385  .463  .848  237   2   3   1   0   7  
 1980 32 MLA AL  158  630  118  194  29   5  14   80  26   6   57   68  .308  .364  .437  .800  275   0   3   5   0  12  MVP-10
 1981 33 MLA AL  153  589   73  161  26   8  15   78   7   9   46   77  .273  .324  .421  .746  248   0   3   4   0  10  MVP-20
 1982 34 MLA AL  155  577   86  151  26   4  15   63  17   7   49   74  .262  .316  .399  .715  230   2   6   1   0  12  
 1983 35 MLA AL  161  620   96  187  26   4  19   81  21  12   58   95  .302  .360  .448  .808  278   0   3   1   0  10  MVP-17
 1984 36 MLA AL  154  574   97  174  31  10  12   85  10   7   70   68  .303  .377  .455  .832  261   0   3   5   0  17  MVP-20
 1985 37 MLA AL  134  529   69  178  32   5  10   73   9   0   31   67  .336  .372  .473  .844  250   0   2   2   0  16  
 1986 38 MLA AL  104  362   38   97  13   3   8   45   2   2   22   73  .268  .308  .387  .695  140   0   2   6   0  10  
 1987 39 TEA AL   87  305   37   66  18   2   8   26   0   0   27   62  .216  .280  .367  .647  112   0   0   1   0   5  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 17 Seasons     2235 7788 1174 2258 385  86 179  946 240  90  814  991  .290  .356  .430  .786 3352  22  42  40   5 147
 Per 162 games        564   85  164  28   6  13   69  17   7   59   72                          243   2   3   3   0  11
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1971 23 SLN NL  23   60   6.7  27   9   3  .333  10   40   30  .750    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e10   71   
 1972 24 SLN NL   7   52   4.8   8   3   0  .375   6   54   36  .667    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e9    87   
 1973 25 SLN NL   8   47   4.2  21   4   0  .190   8   65   33  .508    0    0  .000  OF   4(-1)e8    18   
 1974 26 SLN NL  18   24   6.5  56  16   4  .286   0    4    3  .750    0    0  .000  OF   3(-2)e7   102   
 1975 27 NYN NL   8   48   6.8  46  13   3  .283   3   22   14  .636    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e7     87   
 1976 28 MLA AL  19   68   5.7   5   0   0  .000   6   41   26  .634    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e10   -9   
 1977 29 MLA AL  20   83   5.0   7   0   0  .000  15   50   40  .800    0    0  .000  OF   2(-3)e10  -87   
 1978 30 MLA AL  27  129   8.4   4   2   0  .500   8   73   54  .740    0    0  .000  OF   2(-3)e9    40   
 1979 31 MLA AL  14   96   7.1  13   5   0  .385  13   31   17  .548    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e15   60   
 1980 32 MLA AL  32  102   6.1   1   0   0  .000  11   60   48  .800    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e12   14   
 1981 33 MLA AL  35   77   4.7   1   0   0  .000   5   53   45  .849    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e6     1   
 1982 34 MLA AL  32   72   4.3   0   0   0  .000  12   56   36  .643    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e14   -4   
 1983 35 MLA AL  34   99   5.9   1   1   0 1.000   3   62   22  .355    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e7    -39   
 1984 36 MLA AL  36   96   6.1   5   2   0  .400   3   43   31  .721    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e8   -11   
 1985 37 MLA AL  22   90   6.6   2   1   0  .500   8   60   42  .700    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e10    69   
 1986 38 MLA AL  59   40   3.9  11   3   0  .273   6   33   18  .545    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e5   -59   
 1987 39 TEA AL  23   31   3.5   1   0   0  .000   2   29   10  .345    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e6   -60   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 17 Seasons         1223   5.7 209  59  10  .282 119  776  505  .651    0    0  .000                   9   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 37.8 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1971 23 SLN NL  CF   59   163    6    6    2  .966   56  495.2  3.07
                 RF   35    49    4    4    1  .930   25  221.0  2.16
 1972 24 SLN NL  CF  110   251    6    6    1  .977  103  926.2  2.50
 1973 25 SLN NL  CF  102   239   19    7    3  .974   97  819.1  2.83
                 RF   14    27    0    1    0  .964   11   98.1  2.47
 1974 26 SLN NL  RF   12    13    3    0    0 1.000   12   81.0  1.78
                 CF   18    11    0    0    0 1.000    2   44.0  2.25
                 1B    7    37    1    0    5 1.000    5   39.0  8.77
                 LF   17     3    0    0    0 1.000    0   30.2  0.88
 1975 27 NYN NL  CF   44    79    2    3    1  .964   37  307.1  2.37
                 LF   41    41    5    0    1 1.000   17  189.0  2.19
                 RF    3     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    8.0  1.12
 1976 28 MLA AL  RF  110   212   11    6    3  .974  110  984.2  2.04
 1977 29 MLA AL  RF  137   260   11   15    1  .948  126 1132.1  2.15
                 CF   19    41    2    0    1 1.000   18  146.0  2.65
 1978 30 MLA AL  RF  144   234    7    8    2  .968  129 1194.1  1.82
                 CF   24    41    3    0    0 1.000   22  172.0  2.30
                 1B    2     7    0    0    1 1.000    1    7.0  9.00
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1979 31 MLA AL  LF  113   201    9   11    0  .950  108  979.1  1.93
                 RF   13    22    0    2    0  .917    9   86.0  2.30
                 CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1980 32 MLA AL  RF  155   323   15   11    3  .968  155 1406.1  2.16
                 CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1981 33 MLA AL  LF  103   207   12    2    0  .991   99  893.2  2.21
                 RF   33    69    6    2    2  .974   33  296.0  2.28
                 CF   20    62    1    1    0  .984   20  165.0  3.44
 1982 34 MLA AL  RF  123   240    8    8    0  .969  123 1114.2  2.00
                 LF   32    69    0    4    0  .945   31  275.2  2.25
 1983 35 MLA AL  CF  137   308   18    1    1  .997  136 1208.2  2.43
                 RF   30    44    3    2    0  .959   22  201.1  2.10
                 LF    3     6    0    0    0 1.000    2   19.0  2.84
 1984 36 MLA AL  LF  108   176    3    2    0  .989  103  913.2  1.76
                 CF   44   119    5    1    1  .992   44  386.1  2.89
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1985 37 MLA AL  LF   84   149    1    4    0  .974   78  712.2  1.89
                 CF   45   105    0    4    0  .963   45  393.0  2.40
                 RF    4     2    0    0    0 1.000    2   18.0  1.00
 1986 38 MLA AL  LF   83   120    6    5    0  .962   75  680.1  1.67
                 CF    5    13    1    1    0  .933    5   40.0  3.15
                 RF    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    2   16.0  1.12
 1987 39 TEA AL  LF   85   142    4    2    0  .986   85  754.1  1.74
                 CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    1    8.0  1.12
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1983 ALCS  MLA CHA   W    4  19  2  7  1  0  0   3  0  0  .368  .368  .421  0
      WS    MLA ATN   L    7  27  2  7  1  1  0   0  4  6  .259  .355  .370  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1971  SLN   71-91   Rich Anderson, Michael Stucchi
 1972  SLN   73-89   Michael Stucchi
 1973  SLN   71-91   Derek Jones
 1974  SLN   82-80   Derek Jones
 1975  NYN   67-95   Jon Fellows
 1976  MLA   61-101  Dave Jackson, Paul Weinberg
 1977  MLA   72-90   Paul Weinberg
 1978  MLA   91-71   Paul Weinberg
 1979  MLA   90-72   Paul Weinberg
 1980  MLA   94-68   Mark Simons
 1981  MLA   65-97   Mark Simons
 1982  MLA   83-79   Mark Simons
 1983  MLA   94-68   Mark Simons
 1984  MLA   68-94   Mark Simons
 1985  MLA   57-105  Mark Simons
 1986  MLA   57-105  Mark Simons
 1987  TEA   63-99   Mike Rescigno

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