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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Luis Roberto Mercedes Santana
Stat Years
1988-1995  [mlb] 1991-1993
Height/Weight
6-0 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (392) ... 2B (160) ... DH (10) ... SS (2) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
2019-06-30 [51.136]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Baltimore Orioles in 1987
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1991-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.206)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [6] SFN [1] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15294 ... retro id: mercl001 ... mlbam id: 118961
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power25Contact72XBH25RBIs24Runs58Hitting67Durability49Team.503Ratings Explained
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1988Bluefield OriolesAppRkbal-202b---1592153659840201611323923100.274.372.349.7212537512.247.075.33312.6515.421.220.00.0020.3
    1989Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-212b---2108401621241253362911306232220.309.360.387.74743815520.197.078.3586.8514.162.07133.70.6816.1
    1990Hagerstown SunsEastAAbal-22of---3108416711391243373814347066220.334.391.404.79546416819.209.070.3947.3315.092.06138.70.6513.7
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-23of---4102374681251452362313656356400.334.435.414.84945415521.281.080.39314.3213.880.97187.00.4416.8
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1123ofL-S-E-P4195410112002004901001.204.259.241.50059132.111.037.2446.7815.252.250.00.0018.2
    1992Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-24of---51034096212815132935144456133211.313.379.377.75646015419.222.064.3549.5712.171.27136.30.6514.8
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1124ofL-S-E-P52350772004018912102.140.267.180.4476292.180.040.16712.9014.521.130.00.0028.6
    1993Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-25of---670244287153015146363041100.291.389.336.725286828.225.045.33012.5910.490.830.00.0011.3
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1125ofL-S-E-P61024172000115401001.292.414.375.7893092.292.083.35016.6713.330.800.00.0028.6
    1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1725ofL-S-E-P61825140103011321000.160.250.240.4902961.080.080.1823.4510.343.000.00.0025.0
    1995Calgary CannonsPCLAAApit-27of---725841822101812111030002.262.367.310.67798262.167.048.28811.2210.200.9184.01.029.1
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)701531929610913182535104.190.286.242.528180377.157.052.22510.0013.891.390.00.0024.1
    American League Totals (3 yrs)521281825600612172214104.195.293.242.535151316.172.047.23411.2614.571.290.00.0024.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1825140103011321000.160.250.240.4902961.080.080.1823.4510.343.000.00.0025.0
    Minor League Totals575214334566867221218115671252330242113613.312.388.380.7682453815101.226.068.36210.2713.451.31178.60.4915.1
    Minor: Rk Totals592153659840201611323923100.274.372.349.7212537512.247.075.33312.6515.421.220.00.0020.3
    Minor: A+ Totals108401621241253362911306232220.309.360.387.74743815520.197.078.3586.8514.162.07133.70.6816.1
    Minor: AA Totals108416711391243373814347066220.334.391.404.79546416819.209.070.3947.3315.092.06138.70.6513.7
    Minor: AAA Totals3001111176346359688733515615913108213.311.400.375.775129841750.239.064.35612.0212.251.02185.20.4614.4
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (3 yrs)521281825600612172214104.195.293.242.535151316.172.047.23411.2614.571.290.00.0024.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)1825140103011321000.160.250.240.4902961.080.080.1823.4510.343.000.00.0025.0
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1988Bluefield OriolesAppRk202B5900.01271522625305279.9154.700.0083.1100.01
    1988Bluefield OriolesAppRk20SS200.01200331.0001.500.002.83.43
    1989Frederick KeysCaroA+212B10100.02043052563534509.9535.000.0073.293.51
    1990Hagerstown SunsEastAA22OF7100.0157591171162.9472.300.0051.465.73
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAA231B100.02000221.0002.000.000.71.09
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAA23OF9500.01731080191183.9581.900.0066.093.11
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB23OF150113.02000020201.0001.300.189.378.97
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB23DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.65.316
    1992Rochester Red WingsILAAA24OF9900.02011285221213.9642.200.0068.896.13
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB24OF160113.2412204543.9562.700.389.969.66
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB24DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.330.45
    1993Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA25OF5800.0104691119110.9241.900.0040.682.95
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLB25OF8066.21110112121.0001.500.184.980.07
    1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLB25OF5033.05000551.0001.000.153.127.88
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLB25DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.220.010
    1995Calgary CannonsPCLAAA27OF2500.0434325047.9401.900.0017.7100.07
    MLB Totals - (OF)4403257732112.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)1000000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)100200012.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)277005213228812.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)710015759112.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (2B)10100204305256315.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (2B)5900127152262515.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (SS)200120012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1988Minor---59-2-----
    1989Minor---101-------
    1990Minor---------71-
    1991MLB---------151
    1991Minor--1------95-
    1992MLB---------167
    1992Minor---------99-
    1993MLB---------132
    1993Minor---------58-
    1995Minor---------25-
    Totals--1160-2---39210