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Fausto CruzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2004 MLB Years: 1994-1996
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Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-674, 2B-119, 3B-63, OF-22, DH-1Position when DraftedSS-2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFausto Cruz Santiago
Height5-10Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 1,1972 [45.353]PlaceMonte Cristi,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1990 by the Oakland Athletics.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1994-MLB-#4
MLB DebutApril 10,1994 [21.344]
OrganizationsOAK [4] ANA [2] DET [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID10368Retrosheet IDcruzf001MLBAM ID112898
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed34Power52Contact70XBH43RBIs42Runs36Hitting68Durability75Team.471Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-ss195218038502123630322333700.278.383.333.716605225.296.055.250.33414.2210.220.720.8990.0010.00
1991Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ss19185891210001281310000.207.313.224.53713167.267.017.138.26411.9419.401.630.000.008.33
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7023847623123642403643700.261.367.307.674736292.290.046.223.31813.7012.330.900.68119.009.68
1992Reno Silver SoxCalifA+--ss2012748986156221199087706673710.319.407.464.87122742576.349.145.290.39312.1511.460.941.5654.3326.92
1993Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ss214316521393012064253405400.236.330.273.603454199.284.037.200.28612.5617.091.360.50165.0010.26
1993Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ss-3b2163251458415233124204214200.335.383.446.82911220278.389.111.183.3707.1915.112.101.0883.6723.81
1993Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-3b212174131821063351602000.243.291.297.58822381.310.054.122.2706.1719.753.200.000.0016.67
1993Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1274907914120345711115092111600.288.351.365.71617927558.343.077.180.3268.9616.491.840.72122.5019.15
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak21ss2265218277019011722173234107.321.377.422.7999220243.371.101.179.3567.0013.171.880.41218.0028.57
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak41ss221728230000004600000.107.219.107.3263032.136.000.143.17412.5018.751.500.000.000.00
1995Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-ss23114448721262321167753467547215.281.334.415.74918636498.305.134.214.3306.8313.451.972.2140.7328.57
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak48ss23823050005113502201.217.286.217.5035030.250.000.130.23810.0016.671.670.000.000.00
1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ss24107384499618212591110338112207.250.310.401.71115432422.287.151.240.3137.8219.192.452.8432.0033.33
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet412b2414385920000011101001.237.256.289.54511240.333.052.079.2442.5027.5011.000.000.0022.22
1997Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAana-2b25118413521192811167581881544010.288.323.441.76418240444.332.153.189.3334.0518.244.502.4837.5533.61
1998Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAana-ss261174204711026644374287627724.262.306.381.68716036464.305.119.193.3006.0316.382.710.86105.0032.73
2001Torreon AlgodonerosMexAAA--29113421751372031470525979000010.325.408.487.89520537480.375.162.309.39112.2916.461.342.9230.0727.01
2002Yucatan LeonesMexAAA--3010138163113150196952477500005.297.374.486.86018534428.328.189.320.37610.9817.521.604.4420.0530.09
2003Yucatan LeonesMexAAA--311033475110021112631825865000010.288.390.458.84815934405.326.170.383.37414.3216.051.122.9628.9234.00
2004Oaxaca GuerrerosMexAAA--3260201477617082842373400004.378.475.5821.05711725238.428.204.398.45615.5514.290.923.3625.1332.89
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter398971720051182203202.191.253.213.466192102.246.022.112.0007.8421.572.750.000.0011.76
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter122244506951306232301076668757491784283841572.293.364.431.79519193695048.333.138.255.0009.7315.531.602.1241.5928.25
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter919330749696518916924896740336606162321472.292.358.442.80014622973703.332.150.260.0009.0716.371.802.4835.9530.78
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63251458415233124204214200.335.383.446.82911220278.389.111.183.0007.1915.112.101.0883.6723.81
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1887121162072611101101513103113881110.291.381.400.78128547842.328.109.257.00012.2313.421.101.1971.2022.71
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5218038502123630322333700.278.383.333.716605225.296.055.250.00014.2210.220.720.8990.0010.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter25512800051171102201.157.250.157.4078062.190.000.137.00011.2917.741.570.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14385920000011101001.237.256.289.54511240.333.052.079.0002.5027.5011.000.000.0022.22
Average MLB - Per 162 games162370297180021443391012808.191.253.213.466798424.246.022.112.0007.8421.572.750.000.0011.76
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259092173314148812865104455110.293.364.431.79525449669.333.138.255.0009.7315.531.602.1241.5928.25

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak19SS52--921471527254239.9414.60------52100.086.7
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak19SS17--2042776962.8993.65------1894.412.5
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak192B1--22-1441.0004.00------185.60.7
1992Reno Silver Sox CalifA+-20SS127--2783825491714660.9245.20------127100.0186.8
1993Modesto A's CalifA+oak21SS43--901171221219207.9454.81------43100.031.6
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak21SS39--81109827198190.9604.87------6361.927.7
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak213B26--1934475753.9302.04------6341.318.4
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak213B12--1822154140.9763.33------2157.18.4
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak213B6--918-427271.0004.50------2128.64.2
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak212B2--6321119.8184.50------219.51.4
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak21OF1--1---111.0001.00------214.80.7
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak22SS55--901411833249231.9284.20------6584.638.7
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak223B15--734-241411.0002.73------6523.110.6
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22SS10--1014132524.9602.40------1758.88.8
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak223B4--67--13131.0003.25------1723.53.5
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak222B1--121-43.7503.00------175.90.9
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak23SS113--1963552472575551.9584.88------11499.178.5
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23SS8--924123433.9714.13------8100.05.6
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24SS93--1612962261479457.9544.91------10786.965.5
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet242B7--1721173938.9745.43------1076.54.9
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet242B8--920333229.9063.63------1457.14.9
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet24SS4--410321714.8243.50------1428.62.5
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH1---------------147.10.6
1997Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana252B81--1801991550394379.9624.68------11868.656.6
1997Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana25SS29--4562711114107.9393.69------11824.620.3
1997Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana25OF8--12-1-1312.9231.50------1186.85.6
1998Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana26SS84--1232521457389375.9644.46------11771.858.7
1998Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana262B19--31432107674.9743.89------11716.213.3
1998Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana26OF13--323113635.9722.69------11711.19.1
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS22--2348577671.9343.23------220.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B9--1022433632.8893.56------90.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--67--13131.0003.25------40.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS374--61511068523418061721.9534.60------3740.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B109--2342662068520500.9624.59------1090.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B33--3474111109108.9913.27------330.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF22--453215048.9602.18------220.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS39--81109827198190.9604.87------390.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B26--1934475753.9302.04------260.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS187--388541731191002929.9274.97------1870.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--22-1441.0004.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS52--921471527254239.9414.60------520.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak19----52------
1991Modesto A's CalifA+oak19---117------
1992Reno Silver Sox CalifA+-20----127------
1993Modesto A's CalifA+oak21----43------
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak21----3926-----
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak21---2-18---1-
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak22----5515-----
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22---1104-----
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak23----113------
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23----8------
1996Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24---793------
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet24---84-----1
1997Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana25---8129----8-
1998Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAana26---1984----13-

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Pacific Coast League All-Star (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted free agency 
1997-12-10Contractre-signed by Angels 
1997-10-17Free AgentGranted free agency 
1996-12-10ContractSigned by Angels 
1996-11-20Released by Tigers. 
1996-03-22TradeTraded by Athletics with Ramon Fermin to Tigers for Phil Plantier. 
1990-01-15ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1994Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2250,000-85635-957,101109,00050,000
1995Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll23109,000-75337-999,520109,000159,000
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24109,000-78643-957,870109,000268,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red