Oscar Mercado delivered on hope

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Oscar Mercado delivered on hope
Oscar Mercado delivered on hope

We're counting down to our top-10 best Indians players of 2019 as voted on by the Let's Go Tribe staff. Follow along here, and keep reading until October 26 when the team MVP is revealed. The success rate on prospects, as we know, does not equal the hype that comes with them overall. Oscar Mercado always stood out as a glimmer of hope for the Indians' questionable outfield entering the 2019 season, and upon his call-up in mid-May, the 24-year-old backed it up. Occasionally, these prospects have solid-to-great seasons, then are figured out and fade into obscurity (see: Coghlan, Chris; or Crosby, Bobby). While Mercado will likely only be mentioned in the Rookie of the Year voting, he showed growth,

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