Pirates and SS Jordy Mercer avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $4.325 million contract.
According to Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Pirates have discussed a multi-year contract extension with shortstop Jordy Mercer.
Jordy Mercer (forearm) is back in the Pirates' lineup Sunday.
Jordy Mercer (forearm) fouled out as a pinch hitter during Friday's come-from-behind victory over the Nationals.
Jordy Mercer was scratched from Thursday's lineup with right forearm discomfort.
Jordy Mercer hit a three-run home run in Thursday's lopsided win over the Phillies.
Jordy Mercer blasted a grand slam in the sixth inning on Thursday, powering the Pirates to a 5-3 victory over Matt Garza and the Brewers.
Jordy Mercer went 3-for-5 with an RBI and scored three times on Wednesday.
Jordy Mercer went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBI as the Pirates topped the Athletics 7-3 on Friday.
Jordy Mercer (head) went 0-for-3 with two walks Monday in his return to the lineup against the Dodgers.
Jordy Mercer was forced to leave Sunday's game against the Dodgers with head and right ear discomfort.
Jordy Mercer hit his fourth longball of the season on Saturday, a two-run homer off Joe Blanton of the Dodgers.
Jordy Mercer went 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored Saturday against the Cubs.
Jordy Mercer (elbow) went 1-for-3 with a run scored in his return to the lineup Saturday.