Kent Franklin Mercker
- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 6' 2", Weight 195 lb.
- School Otterbein College
- High School Dublin (OH) High School
- Debut September 22, 1989
- Final Game May 30, 2008
- Born February 1, 1968 in Dublin, OH USA
Kent Mercker had lofty expectations to live up to, as the 5th pick and first high schooler taken in the 1986 amateur draft. He was taken after Jeff King, Greg Swindell, Matt Williams and Kevin Brown and right before Gary Sheffield. Mercker ranked 4th in all of the National League in 1992 in holding lead-off hitters to a .183 batting average.