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Henry CruzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1981 MLB Years: 1975-1978
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PositionsOF-192, 1B-97, DH-1, C-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHenry (Acosta) Cruz
Height6-0Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 27,1952 [66.290]PlaceChristiansted,Virgin Islands

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1971 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Signing Bonus$15,000Signing ScoutsCorito Varona
MLB DebutApril 18,1975 [23.051]
OrganizationsCHA [4] LAN [3] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10370Retrosheet IDcruzh102MLBAM ID112900
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power71Contact72XBH68RBIs70Runs44Hitting58Durability43Team.496Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37of2353948253105117600000.266.317.319.636304101.284.053.128.2976.935.940.860.000.0016.00
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37of244988816214140291101031.182.258.364.62232798.164.182.261.2769.1811.221.224.0822.0043.75
1977Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-25133493951742412188842724820500.353.434.560.99427654572.361.207.357.43412.598.390.673.1527.3931.03
1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38of251621360025001300010.286.318.571.88912222.250.285.333.3704.5513.643.009.0910.5033.33
1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-of262811113305051811121301000.270.341.450.7915010124.269.180.288.3599.6810.481.084.0322.2033.33
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38of2653771317212100181110302.221.292.351.64327589.224.130.221.2928.9912.361.382.2538.5029.41
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-1b-of27120416641171861779104496052500.281.360.476.83619841477.291.195.327.37010.2712.581.223.5624.4735.04
1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-1b284414211285211173192110100.197.294.282.576408163.223.085.246.27211.6612.881.110.61142.0028.57
1981Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-1b2964206256110063022272120230.296.380.432.8128916237.304.136.267.36911.398.860.782.5334.3326.23
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17128032647383414253111343.229.291.361.65210118310.230.132.211.0008.0610.001.242.5835.0028.13
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter389136820841062204722624121791631031330.300.382.477.8596531291573.310.177.317.00011.3810.360.912.9929.1131.46
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter389136820841062204722624121791631031330.300.382.477.8596531291573.310.177.317.00011.3810.360.912.9929.1131.46
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10218216415241913161701031.225.288.341.6296211199.230.116.192.0008.048.541.062.0145.5026.83
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter69981623214150191410312.235.297.398.695397111.229.163.245.0008.1112.611.563.6024.5030.43
Average MLB - Per 162 games16226530617383214242911343.229.291.361.6529617294.230.132.211.0008.0610.001.242.5835.0028.13
Average Minor - Per 162 games162570871712682094105756841510.300.382.477.85927254655.310.177.317.00011.3810.360.912.9929.1131.46

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF41--48-2-5048.9601.17------5377.425.3
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24OF23--391114140.9761.74------4946.914.2
1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25OF9--5-1-65.8330.56------1656.35.6
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha26OF24--3821-4140.9761.67------2885.717.6
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha261B3--192-121211.0007.00------2810.72.2
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha26C1--7---771.0007.00------283.60.7
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26OF40--554-259591.0001.48------5375.524.8
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH1---------------531.90.6
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha271B72--56442748613606.9898.42------12060.052.9
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha27OF51--882619690.9381.76------12042.537.5
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha281B2--162111918.9479.00------444.51.5
1981Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet291B20--16513422182178.9788.90------6431.314.7
1981Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet29OF4--4---441.0001.00------646.32.9
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF113--147543156152.9741.35------1130.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B97--764591272835823.9868.48------970.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF79--130471141134.9501.70------790.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--7---771.0007.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---------41-
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24---------23-
1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---------9-
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha26-13------24-
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26---------401
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha27--72------51-
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha28--2--------
1981Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet29--20------4-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle47Scout1629765.599--1Mike HargroveLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle48Scout1629072.5565.02Charlie Manuel
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle49Scout1629171.562--1Charlie ManuelLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle50Scout1627488.45720.53Charlie Manuel,Joel Skinner-
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle51Scout1626894.42022.04Eric Wedge-
2006Ogden RaptorsPioRkMinorlan54Hitting Coach763739.4878.03Lance Parrish-
2007Ogden RaptorsPioRkMinorlan55Hitting Coach753441.45311.03Jeff Carter
2008Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+Minorlan56Hitting Coach1416873.4828.53John ValentinLost in 1st Round
2009Ogden RaptorsPioRkMinorlan57Hitting Coach764234.5539.03Damon BerryhillLost in Semi-Finals
2014Arizona Dodgers -ArizRkMinorlan62Hitting Coach562531.44613.52John ShoemakerLost in Round 1
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-09-02Claimed on waivers by White Sox from Dodgers. 
1971-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.