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John Kruk

John Kruk was born on February 9, 1961, in Charleston, West Virginia. He was a left-handed first baseman and outfielder throughout his 10-year career in Major League Baseball (MLB). Kruk started his baseball journey at Keyser High School, where he played on the school's team. He then went on to attend Allegany College of Maryland and became an outfielder, leading the Trojans to a 42-2 record two years in a row. John Kruk's performance in college earned him a scholarship to play at the Division I level of the University of Charleston. More about John Kruk

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Current items with a signature of John Kruk

These are the most current items with a signature of John Kruk that were listed on eBay and on other online stores - click here for more items.

Picture Item Title Price Store
thumbnail1988 TOPPS #60 JOHN KRUK SIGNED$1.25logo
thumbnail1994 Collector's Choice Silver Signature #168 John Kruk$2.22logo
thumbnail2021 Topps Clearly Authentic John Kruk Autograph MLB ALL Star Phillies Great!$20.00logo
thumbnail2022 Topps Tier One John Kruk #T1TA-JK Autograph /299$20.00logo
thumbnailJohn Kruk #3 Art Card Limited 17/50 Edward Vela Signed (Philadelphia Phillies)$4.99logo
thumbnailJohn Kruk 1994 Collector's Choice #326 Silver Signature CL$2.49logo
thumbnailSIGNED AUTOGRAPHED John Kruk 1992 Donruss Card #DK-12 Philadelphia Phillies$39.99logo
Kruk was selected in the third round of the 1981 amateur draft by the San Diego Padres. He made his major league debut with the Padres in 1986 and would spend three seasons with the team. In 1989, he signed with the Philadelphia Phillies, where he played for six seasons. During his career, Kruk was a three-time All-Star, and in 1993 he helped lead the Phillies to the World Series. His career statistics include a .300 batting average, 100 home runs, and 592 RBI's.

After retiring from baseball in 1995, Kruk became a baseball analyst for ESPN. He provided commentary for many games, including the 2013 World Series. Kruk was known for his candid and humorous style on air. Today, he is still involved in baseball and is an analyst for NBC Sports Philadelphia. John Kruk's baseball career and contributions to the sports broadcasting industry have cemented his place as a beloved figure in the sport of baseball. Read even more about John Kruk at Wikipedia

Traded items with a signature of John Kruk

In total, we tracked 1667 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

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The most expensive item with a signature of John Kruk (2022 Topps Series 2 John Kruk 35th Anniversary Platinum Numbered 1/1 Autograph) was sold in February 2023 for $365.00 while the cheapest item (John Kruk Signed Baseball Card) found a new owner for $0.01 in July 2014. The month with the most items sold (36) was August 2021 with an average selling price of $16.30 for an autographed item of John Kruk. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in August 2016 with $59.99 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $1.04 was September 2009. In average, an autographed item from John Kruk is worth $10.49.

Most recently, these items with a signature of John Kruk were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

Picture Item Title Price Store
thumbnail2005 Topps Retired John Kruk Autograph NM+$19.99logo
thumbnail2023 Topps Allen & Ginter X JOHN KRUK Mini AUTOGRAPH #36/50 AUTO Phillies$9.99logo
thumbnail2023 Topps Archives Signature Series JOHN KRUK Auto Autograph #/21 Phillies Sp$39.99logo
thumbnail2023 Topps Baseball Archives Gold Foil Autograph 1957 Hit Stars John Kruk /50$23.07logo
thumbnail2023 Topps Museum John Kruk Archival On Card Autograph #'d/50- Phillies- Mint$22.01logo
thumbnail2023 Topps Signature Series JOHN KRUK 1/1 Auto 1994 Topps Stadium Club Phillies $99.99logo
thumbnailJohn Kruk 2023 Topps Archives Auto Autograph /99 1988 Topps Padres A25$15.00logo
thumbnailJohn Kruk Art Card Limited 26/50 Edward Vela Signed (Philadelphia Phillies)$2.99logo

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Latest News about John Kruk

John Kruk on Bryce Harper: 'I Don't Think Anyone Is Worth $300 Million' (02/26/19): Free agent outfielder Bryce Harper is rumored to be looking for a contract worth more than $300 million. But according to former Phillies All-Star and current baseball analyst John Kruk, no player is worth that much money.

Ex-Phillie John Kruk offers take on Boston Red Sox pitcher and N.J. native Rick (04/01/15): What did Kruk have to say about Porcello? Go to news article

ESPN's Dan Shulman and John Kruk to call Sunday night's Boston Red Sox-New York (07/30/14): Congratulations! Your weather is set to . You can change the location at any time. Don't have an account? Go to news article

ESPN's Dan Shulman, John Kruk to Call "Sunday Night Baseball" atop Green Monster (07/30/14): The duo will be joined by ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney who will provide reports from the field. Go to news article

Chris Berman And John Kruk Caught on Hot Mic During Stand Up to Cancer Moment (07/14/14): Not a great look.

Older News Stories about John Kruk

MLB: Naples residents, ex-teammates John Kruk, Sterling Hitchcock remember Tony (06/2014): The best pure hitter he has ever seen.

ESPN's John Kruk picks Detroit Tigers to reach World Series (03/2014): No Jose Iglesias, Andy Dirks or Bruce Rondon? No problem. The Detroit Tigers are still John Kruk’s pick to represent the American League in the World Series.

John Kruk, professional hitter (08/2013): It's hard to believe now, but when John Kruk first reached the major leagues in 1986 he was beardless and, if not skinny, svelte compared to his later playing days.

Won't Someone At ESPN Get John Kruk A Towel? (07/2013): Goodness. Either that or turn up the AC. And maybe get him a new shirt. Thanks. And please hurry. I know this happened this morning, but still. No one wants to see the Krukker drown to death in his flopsweat. Read more... Go to news article

Zoo With Roy: A cat that looks like John Kruk ? (03/2013): Our favorite penguin Zoo With Roy received a picture sent to the bolg of a fan's grumpy-looking cat, named "Dozer," wearing a Phillies sundae helmet. The fan claims that the cat is actually former Phillies catcher John Kruk . Here is the original photo:

ESPN gives John Kruk marquee on-air assignment (12/2012): ESPN has announced John Kruk will be the new analyst for its marquee Sunday night MLB games. Kruk will replace Terry Francona , who recently left ESPN to manage the Cleveland Indians.

John Kruk loves the LPGA tour (11/2012): Natalie Gulbis and John Kruk at the CME Group Titleholders. / Steve DiMeglio, USA TODAY Sports NAPLES, Fla. â?? John Kruk counts the LPGA tour among his passions.

No doubt A's can rally from 2-0 deficit but they won't do it, says ESPN analyst (10/2012): ESPN's Curt Schilling predicts the A's will be "three and done." Go to news article

Video: John Kruk Eating Ribs in Slow Motion, Set to Chariots of Fire (07/2012): Just what the title says, folks.

Phillies Wall Of Fame Honoree John Kruk On Hand For Legends Luncheon (08/2011): The Phillies held their annual Legends Luncheon today ahead of alumni weekend. As part of the festivities, former first baseman John Kruk will be inducted into the Wall of Fame.

John Kruk: Wall of Famer (06/2011): The former first baseman will be inducted this summer. Go to news article

John Kruk talks Phillies - 1993 and 2011 versions (05/2011): No one had to tell John Kruk to make himself at home. It's been 17 years since he wore a Phillies uniform, but he said it feels like he never took it off.

My Favorite Phillie: John Kruk (04/2011): Bring back the mullet! Go to news article