Arizona Diamondbacks

Cody Ross
current status: Right hip injury, 15-day DL
Birth Date:December 23, 1980 (33 years old)
Place of Birth:Portales, NM
Hometown:Carlsbad, NM
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 1999 (4th round).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2012.
Scouting Report
Assets: Owns surprising power for his smallish frame and is a good athlete. Has a very good outfield arm and can play all three positions with aplomb. Can go on tremendous hot streaks with the bat. Is a clutch performer.
Flaws: Swings too freely and would benefit a lot by taking more pitches (and ultimately more walks), and he also strikes out too much. Doesn't take steal a lot of bases, despite being a versatile athlete.
Career Potential: Versatile outfielder.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NL National League Championship - Most Valuable Player 2010
Eastern League (AA) All-Star Team 2002