Biographical

Portrait of Oscar Mercado

Oscar Mercado SSCardinals

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 19)
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Birth Date12-16-1994
Height6' 2"
Weight175 lbs
Age20 years, 8 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
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2014
-1.52015
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2013 CRD Rk 42 186 .238 .244 .317 .330 .244 .262 102 -4.6 5.6 1.4 -2.9 1.6 4.0 0.1 4.0 0.1
2014 JCY Rk 60 274 .232 .243 .321 .338 .248 .252 113 -8.5 10.2 4.7 -3.9 5.2 8.4 0.4 8.4 0.4
2015 PEO A 116 508 .244 .254 .320 .364 .258 .284 101 -8.2 13.9 5.1 -12.6 7.0 20.4 0.8 20.4 0.8

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2013 CRD Rk 186 18 34 5 4 1 14 17 39 12 4 .209 .290 .307 .098 .238 4.0 -2.9 0.1
2014 JCY Rk 274 41 55 9 1 3 25 20 37 26 7 .224 .303 .306 .082 .232 8.4 -3.9 0.4
2015 PEO A 508 70 120 23 3 4 44 23 61 50 19 .256 .298 .344 .088 .244 20.4 -12.6 0.8

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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Compensation

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessBefore They Were Pros: NL EastTodd Gold2014-11-13
This article requires BP Premium accessBefore They Were Pros: NL EastDavid Rawnsley2014-11-13
This article requires BP Premium accessBefore They Were Pros: NL EastPatrick Ebert2014-11-13


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-04-01 13:00:00 (link to chat)Hi Jason. Do you see Oscar Mercado as a future SS for the Cardinals?
(dixie_flyer from st. louis)
I don't. I don't think he will hit enough to be a major league regular. (Jason Parks)


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