Miguel Cabrera and Nelson Cruz Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Miguel Cabrera or Nelson Cruz? It is a simple question that does not always have a simple answer. I assume that if you are here, you have questions about who is best in your match up or you need help changing someone's mind. I can't guarantee it will work, but good luck nonetheless.

If you are less interested in a Miguel Cabrera vs. Nelson Cruz comparison and are more interested to see if one is tracking the other, then you are in luck! Click the “View Charts” link in the stat box to see how they compare over their careers. The data table and charts on these pages visualize how each player has progressed through their careers. They also summarizes both players' career performance.

Miguel Cabrera Nelson Cruz
Bats Right Right
Throws Right Right
Position First Base Right Field
Generation Millenial Gen X
Hall of Fame No No

Hitting Stats for Miguel Cabrera and Nelson Cruz

Seasons Hitting

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Miguel Cabrera and Nelson Cruz

Seasons Fielding

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitching Stats for Miguel Cabrera and Nelson Cruz

Seasons Pitched

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Miguel Cabrera
Career
162 Game Avg.
Nelson Cruz
Career
162 Game Avg.