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Prospect Profile: Eulogio de la Cruz

Eulogio de la Cruz doesn't have the stature of the typical fireball reliever, nor does he have the dominant look that many of the great closers have. Instead, de la Cruz just fires away, and if he can continue his 2005 season, will be firing away in Detroit some day.

Eulogio de la Cruz Position: Right Handed Pitcher Height: 5-11 Weight: 170 Born: 3/12/1984 Bats: Right Throws: Right Background The Tigers spotted Eulogio in the Dominican Republic as a teenager, and couldn't pass up the opportunity to sign him at the tender age of 17 late in 2001. After being assigned to the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League in 2002, de la Cruz took it to his young, GCL...