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Hector Mercado # - P

  • Age: 39
  • DOB: 1974/04/29
  • POB: Catano, PR
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 235lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 4
  • Drafted by Houston in 1992 (13th round).

Scouting Report

Assets
Flaws
Career potential

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2006/03/29Assigned by the Detroit Tigers to their minor league camp.
2006/01/10Signed by the Detroit Tigers to a minor league contract.
2005/10/28Opted for minor league free agency.
2005/02/18Signed by the St. Louis Cardinals to a minor league contract.
2003/07/21Designated for assignment by the Philadelphia Phillies.
2003/05/24Missed 31 games (hamstring).
2003/04/16Hamstring, 15-day DL.
2003/02/10Re-signed by the Philadelphia Phillies.
2002/09/01Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2002/07/30Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2002/07/02Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2002/06/14Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2002/05/03Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2002/04/13Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2002/03/30Acquired from the Cincinnati Reds.
2002/03/26Optioned to Louisville (AAA).
2001/08/31Recalled from Louisville (AAA).
2001/08/13Optioned to Louisville (AAA).
2001/05/25Recalled from Louisville (AAA).
2001/05/15Optioned to Louisville (AAA).
2001/04/10Recalled from Louisville (AAA).
2001/03/15Optioned to Louisville (AAA).
2001/01/12Re-signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a one-year contract.

Trades

2006/01/10Signed by the Detroit Tigers to a minor league contract.
2005/06/23Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2005/02/18Signed by the St. Louis Cardinals to a minor league contract.
2002/03/28Philadelphia Phillies traded Reggie Taylor to the Cincinnati Reds for a player to be named (Hector Mercado - March 30, 2002).
1999/12/16Signed as a free agent by the Cincinnati Reds.
1997/12/15Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in Rule 5 draft from the Florida Marlins.
1997/12/15Philadelphia Phillies traded Hector Mercado to the New York Mets for Mike Welch.
1996/12/09Selected by the Florida Marlins in Rule 5 draft from the Houston Astros.
1992/06/01Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 13th round in 1992.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2006ToledoAAA2603210032.0361614118251.693.94
2005OklahomaAAA2204010031.23186119311.581.71
2003PhiladelphiaNL1300010018.2181212512151.615.79
2003Scranton/WBAAA1420300032.034125211201.411.41
2003ReadingAA11000002.00000100.500.00
2002PhiladelphiaNL3132200039.0322120225401.464.62
2002Scranton/WBAAA2603130033.12266212431.021.62
2001CincinnatiNL5603200053.0552724630591.604.08
2001LouisvilleAAA1201010013.1122206131.351.35
2000CincinnatiNL1200000014.0127728131.434.50
2000LouisvilleAAA4751520077.0692626248671.523.04
1999NorvolkAAA22000006.03111120.671.50
1998Did not play-----------------
1997CharlotteAAA11010005.05552512.009.00
1997PortlandAA3117113011129.2129665710541251.413.96
1996KissimmeeA5603530080.0784337448681.584.16
1995JacksonAA871400030.0363326532202.277.80
1995KissimmeeA191768020104.0965040237751.283.46
1994OsceolaA2525613011136.21237560579881.483.95
1993OsceolaA22110008.29750651.735.19
1993GCL AstrosR11115401167.0492618129591.162.42
1992GCL AstrosR1331200030.0221714025361.574.20
TotalNL112354100124.2117676315751271.544.55
TotalAAA150101212800230.12127665111202021.442.54
TotalAA4025127011161.2165998315871451.564.62
TotalA102441627331329.1306175142111702361.453.88
TotalR24146601197.0714332154951.292.97

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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