António Cruz#47 1B | Bats: L, Throws: R | Kansas City RoyalsBirth DateJuly 2, 2043 (Age: 32)BirthplaceCaracas, Distrito Capital, VenezuelaHt / Wt6' 6", 267 lbs.Experience11 years, 4 days (Pro: 15 years)Contract4yr, 76.00M - thru 2076
Batting
Ovr
vs L
vs R
Tal
Contact
6
4
6
6
Gap
7
5
8
7
Power
9
6
10
9
Eye
6
4
7
7
Avoid K
7
6
7
7
Speed
IF
OF
C
1/1/1
1/5/5/6
1/1/4
1/1
Next Game
Mar 2, 2076
7:05 pm

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Kauffman Stadium
Career Splits
ISO
SLG
RC
RC/27
.255
.553
1,158.3
42.9
wOBA
BB/K
LW
SB%
PiPA
AB/HR
.384
0.67
370.3
80.0%
3.76
15.6
Stats
STATSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2074 Season 129455641133701675408700.248.315.435.750
2075 Season 812753865521738264600.236.303.455.757
Career 1571566193716873429362113262493341.298.372.553.926
Recent Development
AgeDateRatingTalOvrVsLVsR
321/11/2076Gap
317/4/2075Contact
316/26/2075Contact
314/2/2075Gap
313/15/2075Contact
311/31/2075Contact
311/21/2075Contact
311/11/2075Contact
3010/16/2074Contact
309/30/2074Contact
Player Intangibles
Health
Status
Local Pop
Nat Pop
Iron Man
Healthy
Well Known
Well Known
Leader
Loyalty
Winning
Greed
Intelligence
Work Ethic
Low
High
High
High
Very Low
Average
10 Game Log
No game logs found.
News
DateArticle
4/12/2073Homer #300 for Kansas City's Cruz
2/2/2073Star 1B Cruz Settles on Kansas City
8/15/2072New York (A)'s Cruz Gets AL Player of the Week
3/31/2072Yankees Win Sweepstakes for 1B Cruz
5/13/2071It's Official: 1B Cruz Signs with Rockies
7/28/2070AL Player of the Week, Cruz of Oakland
League Prospect History
YearAgeBest Rank
20621840
20631935
2064205
2065214
Team Prospect History
YearAgeTeamBest Rank
206218Oakland3
206319Oakland3
206420Oakland2
206521Oakland2
Position Prospect History
YearAgePosBest Rank
2062181B5
2063191B3
2064201B1
2065211B1
History
PLAYER HISTORY
07/01/2060 Entered the United Baseball League as an international amateur free agent from Venezuela.
07/06/2060 Signed a minor league contract ($2,199,000 bonus) out of Venezuela with the Oakland Athletics organization.
01/01/2061 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (7); Power: 2 (9); Eye: 1 (6).
01/01/2062 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 4 (7); Power: 3 (9); Eye: 2 (6).
04/06/2062 Named the #62 prospect in the UBL
01/01/2063 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (7); Power: 4 (9); Eye: 4 (6).
04/06/2063 Named the #77 prospect in the UBL
06/05/2063 Goes 5-7 against the Huntsville Stars, with 3 2B, 4 RBI and 0 R.
01/01/2064 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (7); Power: 6 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
04/06/2064 Named the #40 prospect in the UBL
07/08/2064 Goes 5-5 against the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, with 1 RBI and 2 R.
08/18/2064 Wins the AAA PCL Player of the Week Award.
11/07/2064 Wins the 2064 World Championship with the Oakland Athletics.
12/01/2064 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2065 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 8 (9); Eye: 7 (7).
04/06/2065 Named the #20 prospect in the UBL
05/25/2065 Goes 5-5 against the Minnesota Twins, with 1 2B, 1 HR, 2 RBI and 2 R.
06/01/2065 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
06/01/2065 Wins the UBL AL Rookie of the Month Award.
10/01/2065 Wins the UBL AL Rookie of the Month Award.
11/18/2065 Wins the 2065 UBL AL Rookie Of The Year.
11/30/2065 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2066 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 8 (9); Eye: 7 (7).
11/29/2066 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2067 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 7 (7).
08/29/2067 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
09/01/2067 Wins the UBL AL Batter of the Month Award.
10/22/2067 Wins the 2067 UBL AL League Series MVP Award.
11/03/2067 Wins the 2067 World Championship with the Oakland Athletics.
11/08/2067 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $5,900,000 with the Oakland Athletics organization.
01/01/2068 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (8); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 7 (7).
04/09/2068 Injured (heat exhaustion), day-to-day for 1 day.
05/14/2068 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
06/01/2068 Wins the UBL AL Batter of the Month Award.
07/16/2068 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
07/20/2068 Was selected to the 2068 United Baseball League All-Star Game.
09/17/2068 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
09/20/2068 Goes 0-4 against the Seattle Mariners, ending his hitting streak at 21 games.
10/01/2068 Wins the UBL AL Batter of the Month Award.
11/07/2068 Wins the 2068 World Championship with the Oakland Athletics.
11/12/2068 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $8,500,000 with the Oakland Athletics organization.
11/18/2068 Wins the 2068 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at 1B.
11/21/2068 Finished 2nd in 2068 UBL AL MVP voting.
01/01/2069 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (8); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 7 (7).
06/03/2069 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
07/01/2069 Wins the UBL AL Batter of the Month Award.
07/20/2069 Was selected to the 2069 United Baseball League All-Star Game.
07/29/2069 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
11/04/2069 Finished 2nd in 2069 UBL AL MVP voting.
11/04/2069 Wins the 2069 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at 1B.
11/05/2069 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $11,500,000 with the Oakland Athletics organization.
01/01/2070 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
07/20/2070 Was selected to the 2070 United Baseball League All-Star Game.
07/28/2070 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
11/18/2070 Finished 3rd in 2070 UBL AL MVP voting.
11/27/2070 Became a free agent.
01/01/2071 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
05/13/2071 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $7,500,000 with the Colorado Rockies organization.
11/28/2071 Became a free agent.
01/01/2072 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
03/31/2072 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $9,700,000 with the New York (A) Yankees organization.
08/15/2072 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
10/15/2072 Wins the 2072 UBL AL Divisional Series MVP Award.
11/18/2072 Wins the 2072 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at 1B.
11/30/2072 Became a free agent.
01/01/2073 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (7).
02/02/2073 Signed a 6-year contract worth a total of $112,500,000 with the Kansas City Royals organization.
04/12/2073 Hits his 300th career United Baseball League home run!
08/18/2073 Collects his 1000th career United Baseball League RBI!
01/01/2074 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (7).
01/01/2075 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (6); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (7).
01/01/2076 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (6); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (7).