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Current Status
Free Agent since 2012-11-18 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Kurt James Mertins
Stat Years
2006-2012
Height/Weight
6-0 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
2B (386) ... 3B (156) ... SS (42) ... RF (3) ... 1B (1) ... P (1)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
High School
El Dorado (Placentia,CA)
Colleges
College of the Desert (Palm Desert, California)
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #13 (#377 overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John Ramey
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [7]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 122669 ... mlbam id: 502153
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2006Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca-202b1612254677113126264183933104.342.397.431.8282509715.267.089.4097.2015.602.17225.00.4019.5
    2007Burlington BeesMidwAkca14212b212544570111155439308509584115.249.335.333.66850814824.245.084.3089.8418.701.90111.20.7921.6
    2008Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca7222b-3b3118425601202773462853691102207.282.351.400.75147517037.256.118.3517.5819.162.53141.70.6330.8
    2009Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca7232b41264956413623825711104110747519.275.332.366.69855218133.176.091.3437.4319.382.61247.50.3624.3
    2010Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca7243b5227412233109308720213.311.384.378.76286284.216.067.3339.308.140.880.00.0017.4
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca9242b570253355912342740165046009.233.289.352.6412798919.198.119.2765.7317.923.1363.21.4332.2
    2011Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca28252b-ss62491152440071261521000.264.323.308.631100284.099.044.3166.0015.002.500.00.0016.7
    2011Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca-253b-2b657173294412032942244046206.254.355.376.7312096515.272.122.31111.4819.141.6757.71.4434.1
    2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca7252b-3b6206271701041021703102.274.292.306.59868191.081.032.3702.9425.008.500.00.005.9
    2012Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAAkca7263b7257361520041251031203.205.277.233.51084172.082.028.2315.9511.902.000.00.0013.3
    2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca14262b-3b7285811151027102900103.259.279.379.65861223.172.120.2713.2814.754.5029.03.2820.0
    Minor League Totals6762374355641110281925511033208480403317351.270.337.364.7012672864157.214.094.3297.7817.962.31124.90.7124.5
    Minor: Rk Totals612254677113126264183933104.342.397.431.8282509715.267.089.4097.2015.602.17225.00.4019.5
    Minor: A Totals12544570111155439308509584115.249.335.333.66850814824.245.084.3089.8418.701.90111.20.7921.6
    Minor: A+ Totals1425167514431735329742106123207.279.346.384.73057519841.229.105.3457.3018.432.52172.00.5228.5
    Minor: AA Totals230815111218409599191478164131411221.267.337.357.69493129154.191.090.3248.3817.622.10163.00.5424.8
    Minor: AAA Totals1183735391134638602076492014.244.288.349.63740813023.174.105.2904.9018.633.8062.21.4725.3
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca14261---000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    2012Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----261---000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2006Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRk202B4200.073107926189180.9524.300.0055.368.91
    2007Burlington BeesMidwA211B100.02000221.0002.000.000.70.87
    2007Burlington BeesMidwA212B8900.01492341150394383.9724.300.0064.571.21
    2007Burlington BeesMidwA213B2100.01036645246.8852.200.0015.216.83
    2007Burlington BeesMidwA21SS2000.024505127974.9373.700.0014.516.03
    2008Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+222B6100.089166644261255.9774.200.0043.651.72
    2008Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+223B3300.01662668478.9292.400.0023.628.02
    2008Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+22SS200.0041054.8002.000.001.41.74
    2009NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA232B8600.01462661054422412.9764.800.0061.468.31
    2009NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA233B2600.01843656761.9102.300.0018.620.63
    2010Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAA242B400.03610109.9002.300.002.918.23
    2010Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAA243B1400.01224223836.9472.600.0010.063.64
    2010Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAA24SS300.0290111111.0003.700.002.113.63
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA242B4400.088146436238234.9835.300.0030.662.91
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA243B500.0313101716.9413.200.003.57.16
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA24SS500.0711131918.9473.600.003.57.15
    2011Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+252B1400.024281105352.9813.700.0010.158.34
    2011Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+25SS1100.01127334138.9273.500.008.045.84
    2011Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAA252B2100.03763122101100.9904.800.0015.336.83
    2011Northwest Arkansas NaturalsTexAA253B2700.01352436965.9422.400.0019.747.43
    2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA252B800.0820112928.9663.500.005.640.03
    2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA253B400.02501771.0001.800.002.820.05
    2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA25SS100.01100221.0002.000.000.75.06
    2011Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA25RF100.0000000.0000.000.000.75.06
    2012NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA262B300.049111413.9294.300.002.212.07
    2012NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA263B1800.0531223836.9472.000.0012.972.04
    2012NW Arkansas NaturalsTexAA26RF100.0000000.0000.000.000.74.08
    2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA262B1400.013180431311.0002.200.009.750.04
    2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA263B800.059121514.9331.800.005.628.65
    2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA26RF100.02000221.0002.000.000.73.68
    2012Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAA26P100.0000000.0000.000.000.73.623
    AAA Totals - (2B)6600109184541298293.9834.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)17001027233937.9492.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)600812132120.9523.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)2002000221.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)114001903441377547534.9764.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)8500481501412212198.9342.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)300290111111.0003.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (RF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)7500113194754314307.9784.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)33001662668478.9292.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)13001131434642.9133.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)89001492341150394383.9724.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)21001036645246.8852.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)200024505127974.9373.700.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (2B)420073107926189180.9524.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2006Minor---42-------
    2007Minor--1892120-----
    2008Minor---61332-----
    2009Minor---8626------
    2010Minor---48198-----
    2011Minor---433112--1--
    2012Minor1--1726---2--
    Totals1-138615642--3--