Nelson Cruz
#23 - DH
Status Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt 6’2’’, 230 lbs
Bats/Throws R / R
Experience 16 years
Debut Sep 17, 2005
Born Jul 1, 1980 (41 yrs) Las Matas de Santa Cruz, Dominican Republic
Hometown Montecristy, Dominican Republic
Signed Signed by NY Mets in 1998.
Acquired Acquired in a trade with Minnesota in 2021.
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Nelson Cruz
Leader
STAT RANK
2021 Season Stats
GP
Games Played
AB
At Bats
R
Runs
H
Hits
2B
Doubls
3B
Triples
HR
Home Runs
RBI
Runs Batted In
BB
Walks
SO
Strikeouts
SB
Stolen Bases
CS
Caught Stealing
AVG
Batting Average
OBP
On-Base Percentage
SLG
Slugging Percentage
OPS
On-Base Plus Slugging
stats.mlb.ytd 85 296 44 87 13 1 19 50 35 63 3 0 .294 .370 .537 .907
stats.mlb.playoffs 4 17 2 3 0 0 1 1 1 5 0 0 .176 .222 .353 .575
Game Log
Date Team Opp POS
Position
AB
At Bats
R
Runs
H
Hits
2B
Doubls
3B
Triples
HR
Home Runs
RBI
Runs Batted In
BB
Walks
SO
Strikeouts
SB
Stolen Bases
CS
Caught Stealing
YTD-AVG YTD-OBP YTD-SLG YTD-OPS Status
2021-10-11 DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .176 .222 .353 .575 -
2021-10-10 DH 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .231 .286 .462 .747 -
2021-10-08 DH 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .286 .375 .714 1.089 -
2021-10-07 DH 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1 1.25 -
2021-10-03 DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .265 .334 .497 .832 -
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2021-09-24 Missed 1 game (illness).
2021-09-22 Illness, day-to-day.
2021-09-19 Missed 2 games (right forearm injury).
2021-09-17 Right forearm injury, day-to-day.
2021-08-24 Missed 1 game (covid-19).
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Silver Slugger Silver Slugger 2020, 2019, 2017, 2015
AL American League Championship - Most Valuable Player American League Championship - Most Valuable Player 2011
MLB Named to the All-Star Game Named to the All-Star Game 2009 (replacement)
Pacific Coast League (AAA) Most Valuable Player Most Valuable Player 2008
Pacific Coast League (AAA) All-Star Team All-Star Team 2008