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Nelson Cruz
DH | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 230LBS | Age: 41

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Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 584 513 79 136 32 86 3 .265 .334 .497 .832
17 Seasons 7737 6910 1031 1913 449 1238 79 .277 .346 .527 .873
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .265 32 86 3 .832
17 Seasons .277 449 1238 79 .873

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 35 2632 427 60 14.1 92.6 119 9.2 35.4 .280 .535 .396 .379 .484 48.9 25 9
2016 36 2732 437 72 16.5 94.6 116.3 11.2 34.8 .274 .583 .383 .390 .486 53.5 23.8 9.3
2017 37 2474 423 60 14.2 93.2 117.7 12.4 34.5 .287 .590 .385 .402 .483 48.3 21.7 10.9
2018 38 2282 400 55 13.8 93.9 117 12.8 31.3 .281 .559 .361 .394 .466 51.7 20.6 9.3
2019 39 2114 326 65 19.9 93.7 117 13.1 38.3 .290 .638 .418 .416 .535 51.5 25 10.8
2020 40 846 127 19 15 91.6 114.4 9.4 39.4 .266 .540 .411 .380 .492 47.2 27.1 11.7
2021 41 2198 396 54 13.6 92.9 117.5 11.8 31.8 .263 .507 .346 .363 .438 52.5 21.6 8.7
15278 2536 385 15.2 93.4 119 11.6 34.5 .278 .566 .383 .390 .481 50.9 23.2 9.8
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 1186 54.0 313 273 81 48 12 0 21 52 227 .297 .283 .571 .563 .389 .400 94.9 12 23.3 16.7
2021 Breaking 717 32.7 183 167 39 23 6 1 9 51 118 .234 .238 .443 .470 .312 .332 90.7 13 41.3 22.0
2021 Offspeed 293 13.3 77 73 16 11 3 0 2 23 51 .219 .243 .342 .385 .253 .286 88.9 9 36.1 21.3
2020 Fastballs 458 54.1 110 95 33 19 2 0 12 25 70 .347 .321 .747 .687 .487 .459 93.1 11 26.9 19.1
2020 Breaking 301 35.6 64 59 13 7 3 0 3 25 34 .220 .188 .424 .377 .302 .273 88.7 14 48.9 28.7
2020 Offspeed 87 10.3 35 31 10 8 1 0 1 8 23 .323 .248 .452 .396 .374 .327 91.1 -2 28.6 25.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 45.7 20.6 28.1 5.6 34.4 40 25.5 3 33.3 15 24.4 7.7 14.1
2016 44.6 23.6 24.5 7.3 35.2 40 24.7 1.1 34.6 20.1 16.9 8.5 16.5
2017 41.1 27.9 25.1 5.9 34.5 42.6 22.7 2.6 30 23.4 19.9 9.7 14.2
2018 44.8 27 20.3 8 37.8 39.8 22.5 1.8 31.3 22.8 23.5 7 13.8
2019 40.5 24.8 27 7.7 38.3 36.2 25.5 2.1 28.8 20.2 20.6 8.3 19.9
2020 47.2 16.5 30.7 5.5 29.1 43.3 27.6 3.1 34.6 18.1 23.6 3.9 15
2021 43.4 25.5 22 9.1 36.6 36.4 27 3 31.1 24.5 19.7 8.1 13.6
43.7 24.4 24.8 7.1 35.7 39.5 24.8 2.3 31.8 20.8 20.9 8 15.2
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

Run Values by Pitch Type

Year Pitch Type Team RV/100 Run Value Pitches % PA BA SLG wOBA Whiff% K% PutAway % xBA xSLG xwOBA Hard Hit %
2021 N/A -13.5 -1 5 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 50 100 .255 1.038 .535 100
2021 Splitter 0.1 0 24 1.1 7 0 0 .129 38.5 42.9 33.3 .06 .065 .056 0
2021 Curveball 0.7 1 172 7.8 40 .243 .405 .309 43.1 35 23 .196 .316 .257 30.4
2021 Cutter 0.9 1 158 7.2 44 .235 .529 .363 17.4 9.1 8.7 .286 .57 .451 35.3
2021 Changeup -0.7 -2 265 12.1 68 .25 .391 .304 36.1 27.9 19.4 .262 .399 .303 41.3
2021 Sinker 0.8 3 326 14.8 99 .314 .465 .371 15.1 11.1 17.2 .307 .497 .392 64.9
2021 Slider 1.1 6 546 24.8 144 .231 .454 .325 40.9 25.7 21.6 .25 .514 .356 49.5
2021 4-Seamer 0.8 6 702 31.9 170 .301 .641 .43 28.3 21.8 18.3 .269 .599 .398 62.1
2020 Cutter -5.6 -3 49 5.8 15 .154 .154 .213 37.9 26.7 50 .142 .19 .222 44.4
2020 Curveball 1.1 1 87 10.3 15 .267 .667 .387 38.7 40 23.1 .194 .598 .323 33.3
2020 Changeup -0.9 -1 81 9.6 35 .323 .452 .404 30.4 22.9 27.6 .248 .396 .327 39.1
2020 Sinker 8.7 12 135 16 43 .5 .941 .63 13.8 9.3 10.3 .417 .837 .562 60
2020 Slider -0.6 -1 214 25.3 49 .205 .341 .281 52 38.8 31.1 .185 .302 .257 36
2020 4-Seamer 1.4 4 274 32.4 52 .292 .771 .458 30.1 32.7 20.2 .301 .716 .441 54.8
2020 Splitter 0.7 0 6 0.7 0 0
2019 Splitter -3.1 -1 26 1.2 5 0 0 0 27.3 40 16.7 .44 .597 .437 66.7
2019 Curveball 6 9 156 7.4 38 .351 .757 .471 42.9 36.8 24.6 .302 .625 .39 60.9
2019 Changeup 3.5 7 195 9.2 52 .277 .83 .462 38 25 22 .298 .853 .486 48.6
2019 Cutter 0.9 2 176 8.3 54 .229 .458 .335 29.8 24.1 26 .288 .596 .402 40
2019 Sinker 2.4 8 349 16.5 93 .446 .747 .523 24 15.1 19.4 .376 .662 .463 61.4
2019 Slider 0.6 3 560 26.5 106 .221 .419 .352 50.9 37.7 21.4 .146 .319 .294 29.8
2019 4-Seamer 2.9 19 653 30.9 165 .324 .696 .466 21.2 21.2 19.7 .314 .756 .461 56.6
2018 Knuckleball 19.3 4 19 0.8 5 .6 1.2 .76 41.7 20 25 .595 1.343 .805 75
2018 Splitter -5.3 -1 22 1 9 .111 .111 .1 38.5 33.3 20 .17 .203 .168 16.7
2018 Cutter 3.8 5 127 5.6 29 .36 .72 .466 30.4 10.3 11.5 .353 .752 .527 43.5
2018 Curveball 0.9 2 253 11.1 51 .159 .364 .284 44.8 31.4 20.5 .254 .48 .365 57.1
2018 Changeup 6.3 12 189 8.3 60 .362 .872 .553 37.4 18.3 16.4 .367 .815 .541 52.8
2018 Slider 0.2 1 522 22.9 134 .23 .349 .277 41.8 30.6 22 .212 .349 .269 40
2018 Sinker 0.7 3 477 20.9 136 .248 .562 .378 20.1 12.5 17.2 .311 .631 .432 58.7
2018 4-Seamer 0 0 666 29.2 160 .262 .496 .357 21.3 18.1 17.7 .282 .59 .398 55.3
2018 N/A 1.1 0 1 0
2017 Splitter 4.5 3 58 2.3 16 .125 .375 .259 53.8 62.5 41.7 .147 .358 .206 33.3
2017 Cutter -0.4 -1 151 6.1 44 .275 .35 .334 22.5 18.2 19 .272 .431 .335 34.4
2017 Changeup 2.3 6 256 10.3 65 .255 .473 .368 43.9 23.1 19.5 .283 .617 .423 40
2017 Curveball 0.2 1 280 11.3 86 .244 .474 .315 36.6 33.7 26.9 .217 .438 .3 42.3
2017 Slider 0.7 3 484 19.6 123 .245 .415 .329 41.8 21.1 17.2 .265 .475 .358 41.5
2017 Sinker 3.6 17 464 18.8 125 .365 .692 .49 21 12 14.9 .342 .692 .475 55.1
2017 4-Seamer 2.2 17 779 31.5 178 .321 .679 .451 21.5 20.8 17.5 .32 .736 .461 57.9
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 116 430 5