Oscar Mercado

Age: 26
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 2" / 197
Birthdate: 12/16/1994 (26 y, 9 m, 7 d)
Drafted:2013 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 18, Overall: 57, Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Service Time:
Reported as the pre-2021 value.
1 year and 114 days days of service time.
1.114Free Agent:
Becomes a free agent entering the 2026 season, after the conclusion of the 2025 season.
2026 Arb Eligible:
Projected to be arbitration eligible for the 2022 season.
2022 MiLB Options:
Reported as the pre-2021 season number of waiver options remaining.
RotoWire News: Mercado will start in left field and bat ninth in the first game of Monday's doubleheader with the Royals. (9/20/2021)