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Nelson Ramón Cruz Martínez (born July 1, 1980) is a Dominican professional baseball right fielder and designated hitter for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has also played in MLB for the Milwaukee Brewers, Texas Rangers, and Baltimore Orioles. Cruz has also filled in as an outfielder throughout his career.
Cruz is a five-time MLB All-Star. He was named the Most Valuable Player of the 2011 American League Championship Series, in which he hit six home runs and recorded 13 runs batted in, both MLB records for a single postseason series. On August 5, 2013, Cruz was suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for his involvement in the Biogenesis baseball scandal. In 2014, he led the American League in home runs.