Past MLB outfielder who began his profession in 1997 using the Seattle Mariners. He was an associate of Group USA in 1994 and performed three years of university baseball at Grain University. He earned the NL Yellow metal Glove in 2003 as an associate of the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Giants. His dad Jose Cruz also performed outfield in the MLB. He performed for the Toronto Blue Jays with 1st baseman Carlos Delgado from 1997 to 2002.