Jordy Mercer 10 | Shortstop

Pittsburgh Pirates

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Thu. Sep 18, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Mercer (back) has returned to the Pittsburgh lineup Thursday against the Red Sox, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports. Impact: Mercer was held out of the lineup the last two days after his back locked up on him in the batting cage, but some light rest was apparently all he needed. He'll bat seventh in the order for the Pirates.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 17, 2014
News: Mercer (back) is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Red Sox, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune reports. Impact: Mercer was a late scratch from the lineup Tuesday, and it appears the tight back will force him out of the lineup yet again. Clint Barmes will start in his place at shortstop.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Sep 16, 2014
News: Mercer is a late scratch Tuesday with a tight back, the Pittsburgh Tribune's Rob Biertempfel reports. Impact: Clint Barmes will replace Mercer at shortstop and in the eight hole in the lineup. Consider Mercer day-to-day.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 13, 2014
News: Mercer went 3 for 5 with three RBIs in Friday's 7-3 win over the Chicago Cubs. Impact: Mercer has gone 12 for 29 (.414) with two homers and nine RBIs over his last seven games.(STATS, 5:39pm)
Fri. Sep 12, 2014
News: Mercer collected three singles and three RBI across five at-bats in Friday's 7-3 win over the Cubs. Impact: Mercer has been on a flat-out tear at the plate in recent days, as the 28-year-old shortstop has now put together five multi-hit performances across his last seven games. Overall during this stretch, Mercer has hit .414 (12-for-29) with two homers, three doubles and nine RBI.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 8, 2014
News: Mercer kept up his strong play Monday, going 2-for-4 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored. Impact: Mercer has been a force for the Pirates this month, rushing three home runs and plating six runs in seven September games. The shortstop got off to a slow start this season, but is hitting .272 since the All-Star break.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 8, 2014
News: Mercer will start at shortstop Monday and bat seventh against the Phillies. Impact: Mercer belted his fourth homer in seven starts at Wrigley Field on Sunday, giving him 11 in 2014. The shortstop, who has worked past a recent forearm injury, hit 19 home runs in the minors in 2011.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 5, 2014
News: Mercer was at bat with one out in the top of the seventh inning and the score tied 3-3 when a severe thunderstorm soaked Wrigley Field Friday afternoon. After a one hour and 52 minute rain delay, and with more rain in the forecast, the game was suspended. Impact: The game will be completed Saturday afternoon prior to the Pirates and Cubs regularly scheduled game.(RotoWire, )
Jordy Mercer
2014 Season
AVG
.263
HR
11
RBI
53
RUNS
55
Bio
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 200  Age: 28
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 8/27/1986, Seiling, Oklahoma
College: Oklahoma State
Debut: 2012
Salary: $515,500
Injury Status
No Current Injury