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+ Played in Major Leagues 1996-2005

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-615, RF-87, LF-56, CF-39, 1B-37, DH-23
Proper Name: Jacob Cruz
Born: January 28, 1973 (44.358)
Place Oxnard, California
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 179 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Channel Islands (Oxnard,CA)
College: Arizona State University
Drafted: 1994 -- 1st round (32nd overall) by San Francisco Giants (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 18,1996 (23.171)
TBC Player ID:1095
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1997]SFN #8 [1996]SFN #3
Organizations:SFN, CLE, COL, DET, CIN, NYN

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Reds (minor)
    Signed by Reds (minor)
    Signed as Free Agent by Cubs.
    Granted Free Agency.
    re-signed by Reds
    Granted free agency
    Signed as Free Agent by Reds.
    Released by Tigers.
    Signed by Tigers
    Signed as Free Agent by Tigers.
    Released by Rockies.
    Traded by Indians to Rockies for Jody Gerut and Josh Bard.
    Traded by Giants with RHP Steve Reed to Indians for RHP Jose Mesa LHP Alvin Morman and 2B Shawon Dunston July 24 1998
    Traded by Giants with Steve Reed to Indians for Alvin Morman, Jose Mesa and Shawon Dunston.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 1st round (32nd overall) of 1994 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by California Angels in 45th round (1177th overall) of 1991 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2005Cincinnati Reds$ 500,0004921645$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Cincinnati Reds$ 300,000755330$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2002Detroit Tigers$ 400,0005211842$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Colorado Rockies$ 230,0006833324$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2001Cleveland Indians$ 230,0006832624$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Cleveland Indians$ 227,5006683326$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Cleveland Indians$ 205,0007593716$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998San Francisco Giants$ 170,000812360$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Cleveland Indians$ 170,000812420$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997San Francisco Giants$ 150,000766380$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996San Francisco Giants$ 109,000786370$ 109,000$ 957,870

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