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  1. Chris Perez opts out of minor league deal with BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | MSNBC

    Three years ago Chris Perez was an All-Star closer, but now the 29-year-old right-hander has opted out of a minor-league deal with the Brewers after struggling at Triple-A. Perez posted a 9.39 ERA in six appearances for Triple-A Colorado Springs, with more walks than strikeouts and 18 baserunners allowed in 7.2 innings.

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  2. It's Not Too Early to Worry About the Cleveland IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... to rely on the bullpen to try and preserve wins. Of course, this now appears to be an impossible feat. Like Chris Perez and Joe Borowski before him, Allen's time as a reliable Cleveland closer appears to have vanished. Though Indians fans once felt ...

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  3. Sitting down with Sky Sox reliever and former AL All-Star Chris PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Prior to the start of the season, I had the chance to sit down with Colorado Springs relief pitcher Chris Perez . A two-time American League All-Star with the Cleveland Indians in 2011 and 2012, Perez ranked 15th amongst active relievers with 133 saves.

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  4. Cleveland Indians lose opener and chance to make good first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... They lost, 15-11, to the White Sox in that game. Or 2012, when they had a 4-1 lead in the top of ninth, and Chris Perez wasted the lead. They lost, 7-4, to Toronto in 16 innings. In 2013, they we're spanked, 11-6, by Yankees. The good news is the ...

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  5. Closer Rankings: It's Opening Day, woooooRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | FakeTeams

    In 2013, Steve Cishek saves 34 games for the 62-win Marlins , while Jason Grilli saved 33 for the 94-win Pirates . In 2012, Chris Perez saved 39 games for the 68-win Indians , while Aroldis Chapman saved 38 for the 97-win Reds .

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  6. Cleveland Indians to Hold Open Tryouts in Goodyear, AZRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Deep Left Field

    ... seem thrilled about his chances against any old scrub who could pick up a baseball bat. Former Indians closer Chris Perez , still in a frantic search for a job, begged former pitching coach Mickey Callaway to allow him a chance to try out via a ...

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  7. Son of former Cleveland Indians reliever John Axford bitten by rattlesnake: MLB links, updates, newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... for Jameson. We are overwhelmed with your kindness! a pic.twitter.com/E35ZHWrCeo He's back: The Brewers released Chris Perez late Sunday night. On Tuesday, they re-signed him to a minor league contract. In the process, the team avoided having to pay ...

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  8. Brewers save $100K by cutting, re-signing Chris PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Sporting News

    Chris Perez's unemployment status lasted only a few days, but it saved his team a nice chuck of change. The Brewers signed the right-handed pitcher to a new minor league deal on Tuesday, just two days after releasing him .

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  9. Days after release, Perez re-signs with CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Milwaukee Brewers

    How brief was Chris Perez 's stint as a free agent? So brief that he never got around to emptying his locker in the Brewers' clubhouse. Two days after the team released him from big league camp, Perez signed another Minor League contract with Milwaukee on Tuesday.

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  10. Former All-Star closer Chris Perez released by BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Channel3000

    The Brewers have released Chris Perez, ending the former All-Star closer's bid for a setup job in the Milwaukee bullpen. The 29-year-old right-hander was with the Brewers on a minor league contract.

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  11. Chicago Cubs spark outrage by sending down top prospect Kris Bryant: MLB links, updates, newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... was ruled out of his scheduled start on Thursday because of a triceps cramp. ( Tigers.com ) Former Tribe closer Chris Perez was released by the Brewers, despite a 2.70 ERA in 10 spring training apperances. ( ESPN.com ) The Indians will enter the ...

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  12. Cubs create stir by sending down top prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... to be named to the Padres and outfielder Matt den Dekker to the Nationals. * The Milwaukee Brewers released Chris Perez, ending the former All-Star closer's bid for a setup job in the bullpen. The 29-year-old righthander was with the Brewers on a ...

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  13. MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Brewers have released Chris Perez, ending the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    The Brewers have released Chris Perez, ending the former All-Star closer's bid for a setup job in the Milwaukee bullpen. The 29-year-old right-hander was with the Brewers on a minor league contract.

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  14. Brewers release former all-star closer Chris PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Sporting News

    Chris Perez's bid to recapture his form as an All-Star closer may still come true, but it won't happen in Milwaukee. The Brewers released the two-time all-star Sunday, a month after signing the 29-year-old right-hander, nicknamed "Pure Rage," to a minor-league deal .

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  15. Kintzler optioned, Perez released as bullpen race down to threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Milwaukee Brewers

    The Brewers narrowed the competition for the final spots in their bullpen on Sunday, as Brandon Kintzler was optioned to Triple-A and non-roster right-hander Chris Perez was released. Kintzler had struggled in the Cactus League with a 6.48 ERA in eight appearances.

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  16. Milwaukee Brewers Release Chris PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Reviewing the Brew

    Jul 23, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Perez pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the eighth inning at PNC Park. The Pirates won 6-1.

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  17. Kintzler optioned to Triple-A as Brewers narrow bullpen raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... Melvin said the competition for the final two spots in the bullpen is down to four pitchers: Michael Blazek , Chris Perez, Tyler Thornburg and Rob Wooten . Perez is in camp as a non-roster player. The veteran has an out-clause in his contract with a ...

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  18. Chris Perez looking to establish spot in Brewers bullpen this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2013 | Today's TMJ4

    Sep 17, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Perez delivers a pitch in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Coors Field. The Rockies defeated the Dodgers 16-2.

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  19. Henderson on road to recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... Rodriguez this week to handle closer duties, pushing Jonathan Broxton to a set-up role. Former Indians closer Chris Perez is also in camp on a Minor League contract, trying to make the team. To complete his own comeback, Henderson, 32, would have to ...

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  20. Note to Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona: Don't tell Bryan Shaw he's unavailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... Bauer from Arizona. "When I got traded over here I had no idea what the plan was," said Shaw. "They had CP (Chris Perez), who was closing pretty well. Vinnie (Pestano) and Smitty (Joe Smith) were pitching well. I didn't know what my role was going ...

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