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Jose MercedesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2011 MLB Years: 1994-2003
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-251Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Miguel Mercedes
Height6-1Weight208BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 5,1971 [47.136]PlaceEl Seybo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1989 by the Baltimore Orioles.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#6
MLB DebutMay 31,1994 [23.087]
OrganizationsMIL [5] BAL [4] CHN [1] CLE [1] MIA [1] MON [1] NYN [1] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID709Retrosheet IDmercj001MLBAM ID118960
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts10Walks65Hittable34SO/BB29vsPower34Hitting.174Durability50Team.495Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1992Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-S/R21231.78853201035.031127013215001.257.90--3.315.351.62.400-
1993Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ST22684.78262333000147.0170867813657510001.6010.410.803.984.591.15.429-
1994El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-Rel23204.6630300009.213651481001.7612.100.933.727.452.001.000-
1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-ST23004.91330000018.01910101871001.479.330.493.933.440.88--
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0204.82633000027.1321615212152001.5710.290.643.864.821.251.000-
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41Rel23202.3219019005031.02298416110121.236.391.164.653.190.691.0005.84
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41Rel24019.8250500007.012981861002.7314.731.239.827.360.75.0006.51
1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-S/R25373.562515100031101.010958401428474101.369.711.252.504.191.68.300-
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41Rel25029.1811011004016.22018176562001.5010.803.242.703.241.20.0008.03
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41S/R267103.79292362110159.014676672453801151.258.261.363.004.531.51.4125.16
1998El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ST270010.8011000003.09442000002.7024.305.40----0.00--
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil41S/R27226.75752000032.042252459110011.5911.811.412.533.091.22.5005.42
1999Calgary CannonsPCLAAAflo49ST28123.12440000026.03013923130001.2710.380.691.044.504.33.333-
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ST28212.53660000032.036159211190001.4710.130.563.095.341.73.667-
1999Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ST28264.3015141000088.011057421420571101.4811.251.432.055.832.85.250-
1999Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--ST0593.70252410000146.017685601834891101.4410.851.112.105.492.62.357-
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31S/R291474.023620161070145.215071651564703031.479.270.933.954.321.09.6674.89
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31ST308175.82333122010184.0219125119206312352101.5310.710.983.086.021.95.3204.32
2002Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-ST31203.49550000028.032111146131001.3410.161.271.914.132.171.000-
2003Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--ST321463.71222206000160.0172786611531145001.419.680.622.986.412.15.700-
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon50Rel32000.0050500007.06300531001.507.36--6.143.680.60-4.26
2005Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-Rel34116.7510010000013.019131047141001.9512.832.704.739.452.00.500-
2007Puebla PericosMexAAA--ST36994.98232123220142.215788791534719001.349.900.952.144.482.09.500-
2008Puebla PericosMexAAA--ST37345.301091100054.0693332316252001.5611.430.502.654.141.56.429-
2010Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--S/R39035.40752000031.2371919511100001.5210.521.423.132.840.91.000-
2011Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA--ST40585.51212010000117.213778721644600001.5410.481.223.374.591.36.385-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter33394.75145796651180581.061733630875223310134211.449.521.163.444.791.39.4581.86
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter52584.4018915336152611005.2115058149310732355440201.4610.260.952.884.941.72.473-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter42474.421511242710251811.09274733999124145024201.4410.261.012.674.981.87.472-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter884.89302463000159.1192968716698311001.6310.800.903.884.671.20.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter231.78853201035.031127013215001.257.90--3.315.351.62.400-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11154.5471284321100245.124213712440911144281.358.851.463.334.171.25.423-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22245.026951183080329.23691961843512719382131.5010.070.963.475.271.52.478-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0050500007.06300531001.507.36--6.143.680.60--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12154.755530252070220.023312711628841175281.449.521.163.444.791.39.4441.86
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11134.40413383010220.025112710823701219001.4610.260.952.884.941.72.458-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41p2612000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil41p27711010000000610000.091.167.091.2581012.200.000.000.1370.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1999Calgary CannonsPCLAAAflo49p2842000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p2815160100000001103000.063.063.063.1261019.200.000.000.0560.0057.890.000.000.000.00
1999Totals for PCL-PCL         19180100000001204000.056.056.056.1121022.167.000.000.0500.0054.550.000.000.000.00
1999Totals for AAA-AAA         25250100000001406000.040.040.040.0801031.091.000.000.0360.0045.160.000.000.000.00
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p2867000000000202000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1999Totals for AAA-AAA         25250100000001406000.040.040.040.0801031.091.000.000.0360.0045.160.000.000.000.00
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31p2941000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31p3025000000000400000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14190100000001210000.053.100.053.1531020.143.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25250100000001406000.040.040.040.0801031.091.000.000.0000.0045.160.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25250100000001406000.040.040.040.0801031.091.000.000.0000.0045.160.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter813010000000810000.077.143.077.2201014.200.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter66000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622200120000000139120000.053.100.053.153120231.143.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216206000000091039000.040.040.040.08060201.091.000.000.0000.0045.160.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal21P8--48211412.8571.50------8100.013.8
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal22P26--925--34341.0001.31------26100.018.6
1994El Paso Diablos TexAAmil23P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.2
1994New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil23P3--13--441.0001.33------3100.02.1
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23P19-31131-54.8000.210.13-----19100.016.5
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24P5-7-------------5100.03.5
1996New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil25P25--1671-2423.9580.92------25100.017.6
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil25P11-16-2--221.0000.180.13-----11100.06.8
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26P29-159616322522.8800.760.14-----29100.018.0
1998El Paso Diablos TexAAmil27P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27P7-32-3--331.0000.430.09-----7100.04.3
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn28P15--681-1514.9330.93------15100.010.6
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn28P6--481-1312.9232.00------6100.04.3
1999Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo28P4--16--771.0001.75------4100.02.9
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P36-145216-118181.0000.500.12-----36100.022.2
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P33-184159-224241.0000.730.13-----33100.020.5
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle31P5--62-1881.0001.60------5100.03.5
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32P5-7-1--111.0000.200.14-----5100.03.1
2005Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34P10---1--111.0000.10------10100.07.2
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P145-5812450457874.9490.510.13-----1450.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P68--3435317269.9581.01------680.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P30--928--37371.0001.23------300.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--48211412.8571.50------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal218----------
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2226----------
1994El Paso Diablos TexAAmil233----------
1994New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil233----------
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2319----------
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil245----------
1996New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil2525----------
1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2511----------
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2629----------
1998El Paso Diablos TexAAmil271----------
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil277----------
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn2815----------
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn286----------
1999Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo284----------
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2936----------
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3033----------
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle315----------
2003Montreal ExposNLMLBmon325----------
2005Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn3410----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-12-14ContractSigned by Cubs 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2003-09-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
2003-03-01ContractSigned by Saltillo (Mexican) 
2002-12-18Released by Diamondbacks 
2002-06-04On voluntary retired list 
2002-05-23ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2002-05-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-04-26Released by Indians 
2002-02-21ContractSigned by Indians 
2002-02-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-01-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1999-12-23ContractSigned by Orioles 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-08-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1999-08-04ContractSigned by Mets 
1999-07-30Released by Marlins. 
1999-06-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
1999-06-24Released by Padres. 
1999-03-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1998-12-16Released by Brewers. 
1993-12-13Selected by Brewers from Orioles in Rule 5 major league draft 
1989-08-10ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Orioles. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1994Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll23109,000-75629-957,101109,000109,000
1995Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll24125,000-6652326999,520109,000234,000
1996Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25109,000-78637-957,870109,000343,000
1997Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll26153,000-74331181,182,177150,000496,000
1998Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll271,050,000-30711661,276,192170,0001,546,000
2000Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll29175,000-79539-1,394,248200,0001,721,000
2001Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll302,750,000-2311075++1,897,758200,0004,471,000
2003Montreal ExposTeam Payroll32300,000-70323-2,163,527300,0004,771,000
* 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