Victor Manuel Cruz
born Victor Manuel De La Cruz Gil
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 174 lb.
Born: December 24, 1957 in Rancho Viejo, La Vega, Dominican Republic
by the Signed St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1976.
( All Transactions) Debut: June 24, 1978 (Age 20)
vs. CLE 1.2 IP, 0 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER Teams (by GP): Indians/BlueJays/Pirates/Rangers 1978-1983 Final Game: October 1, 1983 (Age 25)
Died: September 26, 2004 in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic Buried: Sabaneta Cemetery, Sabaneta, La Vega, Dominican Republic
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