Víctor Cruz (baseball)

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Victor Cruz
Born: (1957-12-24)December 24, 1957
Rancho Viejo, Dominican Republic
Died: September 26, 2004(2004-09-26) (aged 46)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 24, 1978, for the Toronto Blue Jays
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 1983, for the Texas Rangers
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 18–23
Earned run average 3.09
Strikeouts 248

Víctor Manuel Cruz Gil (December 24, 1957 – September 26, 2004) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. He played during five seasons at the major league level for the Toronto Blue Jays, Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Texas Rangers. He was signed by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1976. Cruz played his first professional season with their Rookie league Johnson City Cardinals in 1976, and his last with the Detroit Tigers' Triple-A Nashville Sounds in 1985.