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Jose Javier Mercado Acosta
2018 GRAD
 |  SS/2B
 |  Arecibo, PR
MLB DRAFT

ROUND 13 - 2018
COMMITMENT
Best PG Grade
9
ABOUT PG GRADES
NATIONAL RANKING
PR STATE RANKING
377 62
10 3
OVERALL
SS
OVERALL
SS
Carlos Beltran Baseball Academy
6-0
  170
HIGH SCHOOL TEAM LAST PLAYED HEIGHT/WEIGHT
R/R
20 and 0 mos
18 and 5 mos
BATS/THROWS AGE Age at 2018 Draft
PG EVENT RESULTS
6.76
60 YARD DASH
1.57
10 YARD SPLIT
85
IF VELO
81
EXIT VELO
LATEST PG SHOWCASE REPORT
2016 Caribbean Underclass Showcase  
Jose Javier Mercado Acosta is a 2018 SS/2B with a 6-0 153 lb. frame from Arecibo, PR who attends Carlos Beltran Baseball Academy. Tall and slender athletic build. 6.76 runner, has very clean and easy actions at shortstop defensively, light on his feet with good balance and footwork thru the ball, soft hands, has present arm strength with a projectable arm action. Right handed hitter, hits from a tall stance with a limited shift to contact, open front side and is looking to pull the ball, somewhat of an upper cut swing plane and puts the ball in the air, turned on one pitch in the game and short hopped the left field fence. Very projectable young player who will keep getting better as he gets stronger.
PG CAREER PROGRESSION
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PERCENTILE RANKINGS
CLASS OF 2018 in the recorded year
CATEGORY TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
60 6.76 sec 7.36
95.93%
10 SPL 1.57 sec 1.73
90.12%
IF 85 mph 78
89.97%
CATEGORIES TOP RESULT CLASS AVG PERCENTILE
Exit Velo 81 mph 80
52.50%
DIAMONDKINETICS TRENDING DATA
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BEST SINGLE GAME STATS
BATTING STATSLAST OCCURRENCE
At bats: 4 Jul 02, 2017 vs. Sluggersville Philly Blue Sox
Runs: 2 Jul 02, 2017 vs. Diamond Devils 17U Blue
Hits: 2 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Ontario Blue Jays
RBI's: 3 Jul 02, 2017 vs. Diamond Devils 17U Blue
Doubles: 1 Jul 03, 2017 vs. KBC 17U Coffman
Home runs: 1 Jul 02, 2017 vs. Diamond Devils 17U Blue
Total bases: 6 Jul 02, 2017 vs. Diamond Devils 17U Blue
Walks: 1 Oct 21, 2017 vs. Reds Midwest Scout Team
Stolen bases: 2 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Coastal Prospects
Hit by pitch: 1 Oct 19, 2017 vs. Coastal Prospects
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