Florida State commit Oscar Mercado (SS), out of Gaither High School (Tampa, FL) profiles as a true up-the-middle talent at the next level. In addition to a smooth glove, Mercado has flashed increasing potential at the plate over the past twelve months, likely placing him high on follow lists for the spring. A solid senior year should land him somewhere in the first round come June. Today’s videos showcase Mercado at the plate during each of the past two Octobers.
Mercado in action with the Marucci Elite squad during the 2011 WWBA World Championship, hosted by Perfect Game USA.
Mercado in action during the 2012 WWBA World Championship, once again with Marucci Elite.
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(For readers who do not speak Spanish, that translates to "The Super Mercado".)