José Cruz

Regular

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Toronto Blue Jays

playing career

1997—2008

nickname

Born

April 19, 1974, in Arroyo, , P.R.

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 190
Average HOF CF
Hitting
50
Power
60
Running
60
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
Father
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
5-31-1997
FINAL GAME
6-5-2008
CAREER AGE
23-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

19.6

career value

WAR7

15.8

long peak

WAR5C

12.5

prime

WAR3

8.4

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

139.7

career value

WIN shares 7

104.7

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

52.7

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1997—2008

All-Time

#984

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
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HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.247
Batting Average
.337
On-Base Percentage
.445
Slugging Percentage
24
home runs per season
13
Stolen Bases per season