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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows through on his two-run home run against the Oakland Athletics during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz drops his bat as he hits a solo home run against the Oakland Athletics during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz points skyward as he crosses home plate following his solo home run against the Oakland Athletics during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz hits a three-run home run during the second inning of the first baseball game in a doubleheader against the Kansas City Royals Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz hits a solo home run during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Sunday, July 16, 2017, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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FILE - In this July 7, 2017, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz is greeted in the dugout after he hit a three-run home run during the eighth inning of the team's baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, in Seattle. Cruz is leading the American League in RBIs with 70 at the break despite playing through leg injuries during big chunks of the first half. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz, right, celebrates with Taylor Motter (21) after hitting a three run home run off Oakland Athletics' Raul Alcantara in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, April 23, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz hits a single off Oakland Athletics' Jharel Cotton in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 22, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz (23) steals second base as Oakland Athletics shortstop Adam Rosales leaps for the throw during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 21, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz reacts after striking out during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the American League baseball championship series against the Kansas City Royals Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum )

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz watches during the sixth inning of Game 4 of the American League baseball championship series against the Kansas City Royals Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum )

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz reacts after striking out during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the American League baseball championship series against the Kansas City Royals Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum )

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz (23) celebrates with Adam Jones after Cruz hit a two-run home run during the sixth inning in Game 3 of baseball's AL Division Series against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Baltimore Orioles designated hitter Nelson Cruz gestures after his two-run home run in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game 1 of baseball's AL Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Umpire Greg Gibson, right, Baltimore Orioles left fielder David Lough,left, and Chris Davis (19) watch as designated hitter Nelson Cruz (23) celebrates his two run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla.. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay)

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz hits a two-run homer during the fourth inning of an interleague baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, Monday, July 7, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz is hit by a pitch during the third inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Sunday, June 1, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider)

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Baltimore Orioles' Nelson Cruz points to the sky after hitting a solo home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider)