Jose Cruz

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Birthday
8, 1947
Birthplace
Arroyo, PR
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
8, 1947 (age 72)
Birthplace
Arroyo, PR

About

2-time National League All-Star whose number 25 jersey was retired by the Houston Astros in 1992.

Before Fame

He became a star in Puerto Rico before debuting with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1970.

Trivia

He went to the playoffs with the Houston Astros the first nine times they made the postseason - three times as a player and six times as a coach.

Family Life

He had four children with his wife Zoraida who they named Jose Javier, Shakira, Jose Enrique and Jose Jr.

Associated With

He and Jeff Bagwell both starred on the Houston Astros.