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Jose CruzCareer Feats
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Jose Cruz
PositionsOF-2159, DH-12, 1B-3Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Cruz Dilan
Height6-0Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 8,1947 [72.071]PlaceArroyo,Puerto Rico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1966 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing ScoutsChase Riddle
MLB DebutSeptember 19,1970 [23.042]
OrganizationsHOU [13] SLN [8] NYA [1] TEX [1] Awards6Awards Voting5-322
TBC Player ID10371Retrosheet IDcruzj001MLBAM ID112902
RelationshipsBrother of Hector Cruz, Brother of Tommy Cruz, Father of Jose Cruz
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Player Notes:   The Houston Astros retired his #25 on October 3, 1992
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This is a list of Major League games for Jose Cruz that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.
SELECT * FROM B1 A, games B WHERE a.gameid=b.gameid and playerid = 'cruzj001' ORDER BY b.GameDate

Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1970-09-19SLNPHIrf61511-------------First Career Game
1971-07-02SLNSFNcf310311--12--1----1-First Career homer
1973-06-11SLNCINrf7259343--12--2------4 Runs
1975-08-24HOUCHNlf65405231-23---1-----2 Homers
1977-07-04HOUSDNrf5774533--241-11-1---2 Homers
1977-08-14HOUSDNrf58113421---2-2--1---4 Runs
1977-09-12HOUCINrf4837522--23---------2 Homers
1978-05-20HOUATLrf3887534--161--1-----6 RBIs
1979-04-15HOUSFNlf41017413--161-11-1---6 RBIs
1980-06-30HOUATLlf41234523--22---------2 Homers
1983-08-15HOUCINlf51701523--25-1-------2 Homers
1983-09-20HOULANlf41735322--16--1--1---6 RBIs
1984-07-01HOUPHIlf418246441--2---------4 Runs
1984-07-24HOUSFNlf41844523--22---1-----2 Homers
1986-09-17HOUCINlf62177422--25---------2 Homers
1987-08-11HOUSFNlf32281523--24---------2 Homers