Nelson Cruz is a veteran slugger out of the Dominican Republic. Primarily a designated hitter, Cruz has pulled in a plethora of offensive awards. Silver Sluggers and Edgar Martinez Awards highlight his mantle along with multiple All Star game appearances. Cruz has let the AL in home runs and RBIs en route to his over 400 career homers.
Cruz has always looked the part at the plate. His weapon of choice at the plate is a Marucci AP5 or Chandler NC23.3 maple bat with Nike Force Elite batting gloves, Belgard protective gear, and the ProHitter hitting aid. Nelson Cruz’s cleats are some of the most eye catching in the game. He wears custom versions of the popular Nike Alpha Huarache Elite 2 mid cleats.
Cruz’s gear can be found below.