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Juan CruzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2012 MLB Years: 2001-2012
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PositionsP-542Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJuan Carlos Cruz (Munoz)
Height6-2Weight155BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 15,1978 [39.190]PlaceBonao,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1997 by the Chicago Cubs.Service Time9.088 (2012)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-MLB-#17 ... 2001-CHN-#2 ... 2002-MLB-#6 ... 2002-CHN-#2
MLB DebutAugust 21,2001 [22.310]
OrganizationsCHN [6] ARI [3] KCA [2] ATL [1] NYA [1] OAK [1] PIT [1] TBA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID869Retrosheet IDcruzj005MLBAM ID407297
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (43.19%) -- Cutter (27.53%) -- Slider (19.02%) -- Changeup (10.26%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 93.41 - [2011] - 92.59 - [2010] - 92.53
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts79Walks30Hittable66SO/BB54vsPower66Hitting15Durability57Team.507Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1998Arizona CubsArizRkchn-S/R19246.101257000041.0614828214368301.8113.280.443.057.842.57.333-
1999Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-chn-ST20565.9415150000080.09759531133654001.6210.871.233.707.281.97.455-
2000Lansing LugnutsMidwAchn27ST21553.2817170210096.07550356601068101.417.030.565.639.941.77.500-
2000Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-ST21303.25871100044.0302216518544001.086.091.023.6510.963.001.000-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0853.27252413100140.01057251117816012101.306.730.715.0010.262.05.615-
2001West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn6ST22964.01232300000121.010756546601374001.387.940.454.4510.162.28.600-
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51ST22313.22880000044.2401616417390021.288.060.813.437.862.29.7503.74
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51Rel233113.98459360014197.08456431159811081.477.771.025.467.491.37.2144.83
2003Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-Rel24211.2312012008022.0963011271000.913.68--4.5011.052.45.667-
2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn21ST24401.95990000050.2371211111471100.956.570.181.958.354.271.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0611.7321912008072.2461814122742100.945.700.122.729.173.36.857-
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51S/R24276.0525619003061.0664441728654071.549.741.034.139.592.32.2224.11
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51Rel25622.75500500022072.0592422730701021.247.380.883.758.752.33.7503.70
2005Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-ST26512.40131300037075.0512320428904001.056.120.483.3610.803.21.833-
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak51Rel26037.44280280014032.2383327522343041.8410.471.386.069.371.55.0005.32
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ST27002.7011000003.04110140001.5010.80--2.7010.804.00--
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37S/R27564.18311516005094.28045447478820111.347.610.674.478.371.87.4554.09
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel28000.0010100002.0000005000--------22.500.00--
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37Rel28613.10530530015061.0452821732871251.266.641.034.7212.842.72.8573.70
2008Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ST29003.0022000003.03110040001.009.00----12.000.00--
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37Rel29402.61570570010051.2341715531711031.265.920.875.4012.372.291.0003.62
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37Rel30345.72460460018250.0463432629386011.498.231.075.196.791.31.4294.92
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37Rel31003.3850500105.09220470002.4415.19--6.7511.811.75-2.70
2011Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba-ST32000.0011000001.02000020002.0018.00----18.000.00--
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba37Rel32503.8856056009048.2362121528463001.326.660.925.188.511.641.0004.20
2012Altoona CurveEastAApit-ST330013.5022000001.05220020003.7533.75----13.500.00--
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37Rel33112.78430430011335.2391211319331031.639.840.764.798.331.74.5004.19
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter38364.0544738409001226651.057633229567346659232461.417.910.924.759.051.90.5141.11
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter35233.72116952131450539.24812802243523657934501.327.990.583.929.622.45.603-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter912.222625100370133.19537335401505101.016.380.342.6910.073.75.900-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter964.11252500000122.211258566601394001.408.220.444.4010.202.32.600-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter303.18981100045.0322216518564001.106.350.993.5711.123.111.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter553.2817170210096.07550356601068101.417.030.565.639.941.77.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter565.9415150000080.09759531133654001.6210.871.233.707.281.97.455-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter454.4124519008063.0705431225639301.509.950.283.558.952.52.444-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1573.471411512600300206.015990801911024642191.306.900.824.7710.682.24.682-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8194.4378235500171202.11901161002210418550171.458.420.984.618.201.78.296-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter503.8856056009048.2362121528463001.326.660.925.188.511.641.000-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter345.50510510019255.2553634633456011.588.890.975.347.281.36.429-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter622.75500500022072.0592422730701021.247.380.883.758.752.33.750-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112.78430430011335.2391211319331031.639.840.764.798.331.74.500-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter037.44280280014032.2383327522343041.8410.471.386.069.371.55.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13124.051501313700412220.0193112992311622181151.417.910.924.759.051.90.5201.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1493.724739810180220.019511491149623514201.327.990.583.929.622.45.609-
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Arizona CubsArizRkchn-p191310110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2570.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2001West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn6p222331372015001802001.226.250.387.63712334.273.161.194.2722.9423.538.002.9431.0042.86
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51p221116020001000502001.125.125.125.2502018.182.000.000.1110.0027.780.000.000.000.00
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51p234414020000000402000.143.143.143.2862016.200.000.000.1270.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2124914240000000502000.286.286.286.5724016.444.000.000.2550.0031.250.000.000.000.00
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51p242412130101000501000.250.250.417.6675113.429.167.167.2790.0038.460.000.000.0033.33
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51p25475111000001300000.200.333.400.733216.500.200.400.32516.6750.003.000.000.00100.00
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-27110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8900.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37p273121000000003902001.000.125.000.1250026.000.000.143.08911.5434.623.000.000.000.00
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-2811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari37p28502000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter207702811020042807002.114.162.157.31911281.190.043.100.0004.9434.577.000.000.0025.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter474851330150011304001.271.286.396.68219453.353.125.146.0001.8924.5313.001.8948.0030.77
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1116250000000502000.313.313.313.6265018.455.000.000.0000.0027.780.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2331372015001802001.226.250.387.63712334.273.161.194.0002.9423.538.002.9431.0042.86
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1310110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter79421701020001405001.167.167.214.3819147.250.047.048.0000.0029.790.000.000.0014.29
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter81230000000031102001.000.115.000.1150028.000.000.130.00010.7139.293.670.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter475111000001300000.200.333.400.733216.500.200.400.00016.6750.003.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162552611020032205002.114.162.157.3199263.190.043.100.0004.9434.577.000.000.0025.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162165174510031700345014003.271.286.396.6826514183.353.125.146.0001.8924.5313.001.8948.0030.77

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn19P12--34--771.0000.58------1392.321.8
1999Eugene Emeralds NwstA-chn20P15--261-98.8890.53------15100.019.7
2000Lansing Lugnuts MidwAchn21P17--7112-2018.9001.06------17100.012.3
2000Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21P8--52--771.0000.88------8100.05.8
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn22P23--47--11111.0000.48------23100.016.5
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22P8-4435-1881.0001.000.18-----1172.74.9
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23P45-973123-1815.8330.330.15-----45100.027.8
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P25661292-1311.8460.440.18-----25100.015.4
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P50-7246-110101.0000.200.14-----50100.030.9
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26P13--111111312.9230.92------13100.09.0
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P28-3221--331.0000.110.09-----28100.017.3
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari27P1---------------1100.00.7
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari27P311594810212018.9000.580.19-----31100.019.1
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari28P53-6116-1771.0000.130.11-----53100.032.7
2008Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari29P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari29P57-51242-86.7500.110.12-----57100.035.2
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P46-5015-1661.0000.130.12-----46100.028.4
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31P5-5-1--111.0000.200.20-----5100.03.1
2011Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba32P1---------------1100.00.7
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32P56-4816--771.0000.130.15-----56100.034.6
2012Altoona Curve EastAApit33P2---------------2100.01.4
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33P43-3514--551.0000.120.141150.0-43100.026.5
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P4472165028699510697.9150.220.151150.0-4470.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P17--212111514.9330.82------170.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25--47--11111.0000.44------250.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--52--771.0000.78------90.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--7112-2018.9001.06------170.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--261-98.8890.53------150.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--34--771.0000.58------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn1912----------
1999Eugene Emeralds NwstA-chn2015----------
2000Lansing Lugnuts MidwAchn2117----------
2000Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn218----------
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2223----------
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn228----------
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2345----------
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2425----------
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2550----------
2005Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak2613----------
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2628----------
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari271----------
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2731----------
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari281----------
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2853----------
2008Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari292----------
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2957----------
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3046----------
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca315----------
2011Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba321----------
2011Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba3256----------
2012Altoona Curve EastAApit332----------
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3343----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB24000.0010100101.00000120001.000.000.009.0018.002.000.00.000
2004Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB25009.8230300103.26440440003.1214.730.009.829.821.009.82.000
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB27200.0010010002114.06100416100.713.860.002.5710.294.000.641.000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB28013.60808002010.08740714101.507.200.006.3012.602.006.30.000
2008Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB29114.1580800008.24440613201.224.150.006.2313.502.174.15.500
2009Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.0001-100115.0710200101.4012.603.600.000.0001.80.000
2010Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31102.4570700007.1622134001.277.361.233.684.911.332.451.000
2011Tampa Bay RaysDiv SeriesMLB32000.0020200002.01000220001.504.500.009.009.001.000.00.000
2012Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB33002.6110010004110.1633017000.695.230.000.876.107.002.61.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs422.1143142009355.337181332154501.056.020.493.428.782.572.93.667
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs005.4060600206.7744078002.109.450.009.4510.801.145.40.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2751000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2871000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB29510100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs243010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-02-14RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies34.122  
2013-01-16RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract34.093Team Roster on 2013-01-16
2012-08-23RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Pirates33.312  
2012-08-22RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment33.311Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-12RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.301Team Roster on 2012-08-12
2012-08-06PPittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Altoona (AA) for rehab33.295Team Roster on 2012-08-06
2012-07-22RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder inflammation33.280Team Roster on 2012-07-22
2012-06-01RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Restricted List33.229Team Roster on 2012-06-01
2012-05-28RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-Restricted--Personal matters33.225Team Roster on 2012-05-28
2012-05-07RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA)33.204Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-01ContractSigned by Pirates 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-08-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-07-18InjuredDisabled -- Right groin strain 
2011-02-03ContractSigned by Rays 
2010-04-23Released by Royals 
2009-09-23InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-06InjuredDisabled -- Strained right shoulder 
2009-02-28ContractSigned by Royals (2-years,club option 2011) 
2008-08-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-07-06InjuredDisabled -- Strained left oblique 
2007-05-12InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-21InjuredDisabled -- Tricep 
2007-01-12ContractSigned by Angels (1-year) 
2006-07-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-06InjuredDisabled -- - 
2006-03-26TradeTraded by Athletics to Diamondbacks for Brad Halsey 
2004-12-16TradeTraded by Braves with Charles Thomas and Dan Meyer to Athletics for Tim Hudson. 
2004-03-25TradeTraded by Cubs with Steve Smyth to Braves for Richard Lewis and Andy Pratt. 
2002-08-13InjuredDisabled -- right arm fatigue 
1997-07-04ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
* 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
2001Chicago CubsTeam Payroll22200,000-77131-1,897,758200,000200,000
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll23215,000-71328212,011,045200,000415,000
2003Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24340,000-55230312,163,527300,000755,000
2004Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25370,000-53823412,070,100300,0001,125,000
2005Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26600,000-46314492,189,055300,0001,725,000
2006Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll27575,000-49020392,365,072327,0002,300,000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll281,437,500-36915552,459,737380,0003,737,500
2008Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll291,937,500-33011642,696,252390,0005,675,000
2009Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll302,250,000-30614622,746,792400,0007,925,000
2010Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll313,250,000-253773++2,812,412400,00011,175,000
2011Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll32850,000-47315482,722,607414,00012,025,000
2012Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll331,250,0009.08838915572,954,887480,00013,275,000
* 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