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2018 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $23 · Overall # 35 · DH # 3 (Tier 2)

Nelson Cruz

DH, Seattle Mariners

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'2" Weight 230 DOB 1980-07-01 Age 38
Hometown Las Matas de Santa Cruz, DOM

Season Projections
Updated Mar 29
SourceABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSFPts
Steamer-Fangraphs52883145241351005914411.275.348.523.3481,222.0
ZiPS5057313121031965413311.259.331.485.3311,103.0
Zeile54687153251361056114322.280.353.527.3531,282.0

Steamer projections courtesy of Steamer Projections Blog and include playing time adjustments from Fangraphs. ZiPS projections courtesy of Dan Szymborski. Zeile Consensus projections courtesy of FantasyPros.

Position Rankings
RankName5X5Comment
Tier 1
1Giancarlo Stanton, NYY$45
Tier 2
2J.D. Martinez, BOS$23
3Nelson Cruz, SEA$23
4Edwin Encarnacion, CLE$19
Tier 3
5Khris Davis, OAK$17

Complete DH Rankings

News from the Past 90 Days
  • Wed Aug 22 12:06 pm
    Nelson Cruz (back) in Mariners' lineup Wed.

    Nelson Cruz (back) is in the Mariners' starting lineup on Wednesday against the Astros.

  • Tue Aug 21 4:06 pm
    Nelson Cruz out Tuesday with back spasms

    Nelson Cruz is out of the Mariners' starting lineup on Tuesday due to back spasms.

  • Fri Aug 3 12:06 am
    Nelson Cruz rocks two home runs in defeat

    Nelson Cruz went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and an additional solo tater in Thursday's 7-3 loss to the Blue Jays.

  • Sun Jul 29 12:06 am
    Nelson Cruz smashes pair of solo home runs

    Nelson Cruz went 2-for-4 with a pair of solo home runs in Saturday's 11-5 loss to the Angels.

  • Thu Jun 28 12:06 pm
    Nelson Cruz (back) returns to lineup Thursday

    Nelson Cruz (back) is back in the Mariners' lineup Thursday.

  • Wed Jun 27 4:06 pm
    Nelson Cruz (back) held out of lineup again

    Nelson Cruz (back) remained out of the Mariners' lineup Wednesday.

  • Tue Jun 26 4:06 pm
    Cruz (back) late scratch against Orioles

    Nelson Cruz is a late scratch from Tuesday's game against the Orioles due to back tightness.

  • Sat Jun 23 12:06 am
    Cruz hits two homers, drives in seven in loss

    Nelson Cruz went 4-for-5 with two homers and seven RBI as the Mariners fell to the Red Sox on Friday.

  • Hitting
    SeasonTeamABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSFPts
    2006TEX13015293062273210.223.261.385.261228.0
    2007TEX3073572152934218724.235.287.384.287513.0
    2008TEX115193891726172831.330.421.609.421327.0
    2009TEX46275120211337649118204.260.332.524.3321,142.0
    2010TEX3996012731322783881174.318.374.576.3741,051.0
    2011TEX4756412528129873311695.263.312.509.3121,056.0
    2012TEX5858615245024904814084.260.319.460.3191,212.0
    2013TEX4134911018027763510951.266.327.506.327908.0
    2014BAL61387166322401085514045.271.333.525.3331,382.0
    2015SEA5909017822144935916432.302.369.566.3691,400.0
    2016SEA58996169271431056215920.287.360.555.3601,421.0
    2017SEA55691160280391197014011.288.375.549.3751,398.0
    2018SEA4806612617136905010810.263.349.527.3491,114.0
    Fielding
    SeasonLFCFRFOFDH
    20061238390
    200716082941
    20080031310
    2009201201225
    2010140941013
    20111801091018
    2012601511517
    2013001021027
    2014600117089
    201500808072
    2016004848107
    20170055147
    20180033126