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Jordy MercerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2012-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsSS-1113, 2B-129, 3B-88, 1B-2, RF-1, LF-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJordy Joseph Mercer
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 27,1986 [32.111]PlaceTaloga,Oklahoma
High SchoolTaloga (Taloga,OK)
CollegeOklahoma State University (Stillwater,OK)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (79th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 26th round (796th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$508,000Signing ScoutsMatt BimealService Time5.095 (2017)
MLB DebutMay 29,2012 [25.275]
OrganizationsPIT [11] Awards3
TBC Player ID54206Retrosheet IDmercj002MLBAM ID474568
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Oklahoma StateBig12NCAA-1Fr24ss195920033547162470123352402.270.321.405.7268114223.291.135.230.3165.3814.802.752.6933.3325.93
2007Oklahoma StateBig12NCAA-1So9ss2040154264611152452152830105.299.370.481.8517417173.336.182.299.3718.6716.181.872.8930.8036.96
2008Oklahoma StateBig12NCAA-1Jr9ss21622735690122146050133891503.330.373.542.91514828301.336.212.278.3934.3212.622.924.6519.5031.11
2008State College SpikesNYPLA-pit-ss21624561112101300001.250.280.500.78012325.250.250.333.3314.0012.003.004.0024.0050.00
2008Hickory CrawdadsSALApit30ss215019221487041843124421106.250.300.349.6496711208.303.099.167.2905.7721.153.671.9248.0022.92
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         5621626548152053134721107.250.297.366.6637914233.297.116.185.2945.5820.173.622.1543.2025.93
2009Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit5ss2213151364131364108310641939314011.255.314.400.71420550580.285.145.232.3127.0716.032.271.7251.3038.17
2010Altoona CurveEastAApit143b-2b2312648567137312365713169769110.282.329.373.70218136538.318.091.167.3115.7612.832.230.56161.6726.28
2011Altoona CurveEastAApit5ss24722654071171134863233543603.268.329.487.81612931301.260.219.317.3527.6411.631.524.3220.3843.66
2011Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit52b-ss2460226395413162133134383002.239.304.385.6898720250.271.146.204.3075.2017.203.312.4037.6737.04
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         132491791253021969963678126605.255.317.440.75721651551.265.185.265.3316.5314.162.173.4525.8440.80
2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit5ss2556209286014142735204541223.287.357.421.7788819236.346.134.220.3398.4719.072.251.6952.2531.67
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit69ss25426271351150141410100.210.265.371.63623768.250.161.210.2755.8820.593.501.4762.0053.85
2013Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit5ss26269611326111931121700107.333.404.448.852438109.392.115.260.37611.0115.601.420.9296.0025.00
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss26103333339522282732226245167.285.336.435.77114532365.330.150.219.3336.0316.992.822.1941.6333.68
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss271495065612927212554135894551214.255.305.387.69219641555.285.132.208.2996.3116.042.542.1642.1731.78
2015Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit15ss28725360013001500000.240.269.360.6299126.263.120.160.2753.8519.235.003.8525.0016.67
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss28116394349621033432277324377.244.293.320.61312624430.290.076.147.2656.2816.982.700.70131.3325.00
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss29149519661332231159115183527811.256.325.374.69919436584.282.118.216.3018.7314.211.631.8847.1827.07
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss301455025212824514580451883021316.255.326.406.73220443558.284.151.245.3089.1415.771.732.5135.8633.59
2018Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10311173944399292639203287613912.251.315.381.69615037436.306.130.216.2967.3419.952.721.3865.6737.37
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter8212710291693150155527713112224962517225567.256.316.383.69910382202996.293.127.210.0007.4116.562.231.8449.2731.75
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter534203527854512511432863722154354341733343.268.325.403.7288211792273.300.135.219.0006.7815.572.301.8947.3332.84
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14955681152333127099461101243212.273.340.408.74822748621.320.135.218.0007.4117.712.391.9346.3331.58
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter198750107208483161131345410411915113.277.329.413.74231067839.298.136.220.0006.4412.401.931.9146.8832.21
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13151364131364108310641939314011.255.314.400.71420550580.285.145.232.0007.0716.032.271.7251.3038.17
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5019221487041843124421106.250.300.349.6496711208.303.099.167.0005.7721.153.671.9248.0022.92
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter624561112101300001.250.280.500.78012325.250.250.333.0004.0012.003.004.0024.0050.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16162711519030425108172409917310010.303.356.483.83930359697.322.180.268.0005.7414.202.483.5925.0831.05
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter8212710291693150155527713112224962517225567.256.316.383.69910382202996.293.127.210.0007.4116.562.231.8449.2731.75
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625355713730311553244985341113.256.316.383.69920543591.293.127.210.0007.4116.562.231.8449.2731.75
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626178416538313871174710710510113.268.325.403.72824954690.300.135.219.0006.7815.572.301.8947.3332.84

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006Oklahoma StateBig12NCAA-1Fr24Rel19504.7412111000519.014101048173101.166.631.893.798.052.131.000-
2007Oklahoma StateBig12NCAA-1So9Rel20313.8111011000326.0261511011253001.429.00--3.818.652.27.750-
2008Oklahoma StateBig12NCAA-1Jr9Rel21025.8216016000917.024111115211001.7112.710.532.6511.124.20.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter834.65391380001762.0643632524637101.429.290.733.489.152.63.727-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008State College Spikes NYPLA-pit21SS5--1016-626261.0005.20------683.36.8
2008Hickory Crawdads SALApit21SS48--831491040242232.9594.83------5096.034.5
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit22SS107--1663441986529510.9644.77------13181.777.0
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit223B21--1345276058.9672.76------13116.015.1
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit233B54--3499810141133.9432.46------12642.938.0
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit232B49--84179440267263.9855.37------12638.934.5
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit23SS20--28483117976.9623.80------12615.914.1
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit231B1--12--331.0003.00------1260.80.7
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit24SS72--104228838340332.9764.61------72100.051.1
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit242B34--5986117146145.9934.26------6056.723.6
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit24SS26--3973212114112.9824.31------6043.318.1
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit24LF1--2---221.0002.00------601.70.7
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25SS33--45104625155149.9614.52------5658.922.9
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit252B11--2837156665.9855.91------5619.67.6
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit253B10--520-525251.0002.50------5617.96.9
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25SS2891041639145655.9821.960.53-----4266.717.3
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252B7441419-423231.0003.290.56-----4216.74.3
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B1-1-------------422.40.6
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26SS23--3479219115113.9834.91------2688.516.0
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit262B2--311-414141.0007.00------267.71.4
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit263B1--16--771.0007.00------263.80.7
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS7863594892141249315303.9623.880.51-----10375.748.1
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit262B26201783172313106103.9723.960.58-----10325.216.0
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----1031.00.6
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B119-3--331.0003.000.33-----1031.00.6
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS14413712221594391180609598.9824.150.49-----14996.688.9
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27RF1-2-------------1490.70.6
2015Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit28SS7--716-223231.0003.29------7100.04.9
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS115108986148351778506499.9864.340.51-----11699.171.0
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29SS1461421245187411995607598.9854.100.48-----14998.090.7
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30SS14414312411763591088545535.9823.720.43-----14599.388.9
2018Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31SS1171169951512731050434424.9773.620.43-----117100.073.1
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS772718638792620866044430723012.9803.900.47-----7720.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B33242193591317129126.9773.820.58-----330.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2110-3--331.0001.500.30-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1-2-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS89--1252721058407397.9754.46------890.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B47--90134226226224.9914.77------470.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B11--626-532321.0002.91------110.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS92--1322761149419408.9744.43------920.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B54--3499810141133.9432.46------540.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B49--84179440267263.9855.37------490.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--12--331.0003.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS107--1663441986529510.9644.77------1070.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B21--1345276058.9672.76------210.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS48--831491040242232.9594.83------480.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--1016-626261.0005.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008State College Spikes NYPLA-pit21----5------
2008Hickory Crawdads SALApit21----48------
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit22----10721-----
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit23--1492054-----
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit24----72------
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit24---3426-1----
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25---113310-----
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---7281-----
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26---2231-----
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26--126781-----
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27----144---1--
2015Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit28----7------
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28----115------
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29----146------
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30----144------
2018Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31----117------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2221100000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor2320751020401131161400000.267.321.360.68127581.317.093.1737.4117.282.331.2375.0025.00
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2356000000001200000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.16714.2928.572.000.000.000.00
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2478030001001300000.375.444.375.819309.600.000.12511.1133.333.000.000.000.00
2012Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB251521251000100520000.238.304.286.5906123.313.048.0950.0021.740.000.000.0020.00
2013Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2623308901120011622100.300.500.467.96714246.333.167.53323.9113.040.552.1730.0022.22
2013Pittsburgh PiratesDiv SeriesMLB2658020000001200010.250.333.250.583209.333.000.12511.1122.222.000.000.000.00
2014Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2716424103006015830001.238.360.310.67013350.294.072.16710.0016.001.600.000.0030.00
2014Pittsburgh PiratesWild CardMLB2714000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28195710191034115800012.333.387.509.89629462.348.176.2638.0612.901.604.8419.0021.05
2015Pittsburgh PiratesWild CardMLB2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2918515141012000900001.275.275.353.62818251.317.078.0780.0017.650.001.9651.0014.29
2017Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3018488164039006600002.333.407.6041.01129754.333.271.39611.1111.111.005.5616.0043.75
2018Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3116443920111041000001.205.271.318.58914348.242.113.2278.3320.832.502.0844.0033.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs20751020401131161400000.267.321.360.68127581.317.093.1737.4117.282.331.2375.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs139308418512192532345772117.276.360.409.76912622352.313.133.2479.6616.191.682.5634.2225.88
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 2 yrs26000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs58020000001200010.250.333.250.583209.333.000.12511.1122.222.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Big 12 Conference All-Conference (UT)1
2008Big 12 Conference All-Conference (UT)1
2011Double-A All-Star (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-12-13SSDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($5.25m) [Free Agent]32.108Team Roster on 2018-12-13
2018-10-29SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.063  
2018-08-29SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.002Team Roster on 2018-08-29
2018-08-16SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left calf strain31.354Team Roster on 2018-08-16
2018-01-12SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($6.75m) [Avoids arbitration]31.138Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-01-12SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($4.325m) [Avoids arbitration]30.138Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-01-15SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2.075m) [Avoids arbitration]29.141Team Roster on 2016-01-15
2015-08-24SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.362Team Roster on 2015-08-24
2015-08-11SSPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA) for rehab28.349Team Roster on 2015-08-11
2015-07-21SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lower leg contusion28.328Team Roster on 2015-07-21
2013-05-15SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)26.261Team Roster on 2013-05-15
2013-05-132bPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)26.259Team Roster on 2013-05-13
2013-05-042bPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)26.250Team Roster on 2013-05-04
2013-03-272bPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)26.212Team Roster on 2013-03-27
2013-03-05ssPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)26.190Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-08-24ssPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity Leave List25.362Team Roster on 2012-08-24
2012-08-222b-ssPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave25.360Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-07-05ss-2bPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)25.312Team Roster on 2012-07-05
2012-06-24SSPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)25.301Team Roster on 2012-06-24
2012-05-29ssPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)25.275Team Roster on 2012-05-29
2012-05-25SSPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YMinors--25.271Team Roster on 2012-05-25
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2008Pittsburgh Pirates-21508,000-------508,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (3rd round - 79th overall)
2012Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25480,000-76037-2,954,887480,000988,000
2013Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26490,000-77540-3,023,990490,0001,478,0002013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
2014Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll27515,500-57322373,256,497500,0001,993,500
2015Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28538,0003.09554926403,571,283507,5002,531,500
2016Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll292,075,0004.09537720593,498,245507,5004,606,5002016-01-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2.075m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll304,325,0005.0952721270++3,651,709535,0008,931,5002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($4.325m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll316,750,000-174579++4,360,045545,00015,681,5002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($6.75m) [Avoids arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red