Julio Cruz

Regular

primary position

Second Base

primary team

Seattle Mariners

playing career

1977—1986

nickname

Born

December 2, 1954, in Brooklyn, NY

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

5-9 / 165
Average HOF 2B
Hitting
40
Power
30
Running
70
Fielding
60
Throwing
60
*The Scouting Grades are based on performance in the Major Leagues, not predictive skills typically placed on prospects.
SCOUTING SCALE
80 = Elite
70 = Excellent
60 = Above Average
50 = MLB Average
40 = Below Average
30 = Inferior
20 = Poor
Brian Billick
Cruz and Billick, who coached the Ravens to a Super Bowl title, were teammates on the basketball team for Redlands High School in southern California.
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
1
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-4-1977
FINAL GAME
8-31-1986
CAREER AGE
22-31
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

16.9

career value

WAR7

16.2

long peak

WAR5C

12.5

prime

WAR3

8.2

short peak
Average HOF 2B

69.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 2B

44.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

32.2

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

22.1

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

NA

career value

WIN shares 7

NA

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

short peak
Average HOF 2B

352.5

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 2B

203.1

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

143.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

97.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Second Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1977—1986

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#116
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#135
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.237
Batting Average
.321
On-Base Percentage
.299
Slugging Percentage
3
home runs per season
48
Stolen Bases per season