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  1. Terry's Talkin' about Cleveland Indians and Terry Francona's love of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 |

    ... These guys tend to wear out at a rapid rate. When Francona entered his first season with the Tribe (2013), Chris Perez was set as the closer with Vinnie Pestano as the set-up man in the eighth inning. Joe Smith pitched the seventh. It's amazing that ...


  2. Daily Dodger in Review: Chris Perez experiment goes boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Chris Perez is a free agent after posting a 4.27 ERA and holding opponents to a .228 average against Dodgers Final 2014 stats: 1-3, 4.27 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, one save, .228 opponent batting average and 39 strikeouts and six homers in 46 1/3 innings. The good: Had a 3.23 ERA and held opponents to a .213 batting average in 23 home games.


  3. How much money do the Indians have to spend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... players will reach arbitration eligibility for the first time in 2016, most notably Corey Kluber and Cody Allen. Chris Perez got $4.5 million in his first year. Factor in inflation and Allen hypothetically having a stronger resume than Perez did, ...


  4. Bryan Shaw was a workhorse out of the bullpen in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    Every day you'll find a look back at the 2014 season for one of the Indians or their key prospects, as we sort out what happened and what it means for the franchise going forward. In 2013 Bryan Shaw usually pitched the 6th or 7th innings, and did very well setting up Cody Allen, Vinnie Pestano, and Chris Perez.


  5. Did Cleveland Indians' Terry Francona do a better job managing in 2013 or 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 |

    ... Santana and Ubaldo Jimenez. On his way, he stopped in Tampa and had steak and sushi at Kona Grill with closer Chris Perez. Francona has always been a players' manager. He won't badmouth any player to the media, regardless of a particular gaffe. He ...


  6. Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis, fan exchange frustrations on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... think it was pathetic." "If I thought I needed to intervene - like I think I talked to C.P. (former closer Chris Perez) once last year - but I'm probably the last guy not to tell a person to say (expletive). (Kipnis) just cares, man. He cares about ...


  7. Kipnis and Indians fan have interesting Twitter exchange after Saturday's lossRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 |

    ... think it was pathetic." "If I thought I needed to intervene - like I think I talked to C.P. (former closer Chris Perez ) once last year - but, I'm probably the last guy not to tell a person to say (explicative). (Kipnis) just cares, man. He cares ...


  8. Jason Kipnis' Tweet, Ryan Raburn's balky knee, Tito explains strategy: Cleveland Indians...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 |

    ... for us. I didn't think it was pathetic. "If I thought I needed to intervene (I would). I think I talked to CP (Chris Perez) once last year. But I'm probably the last person to talk about someone cursing. He just showed he cares . . . that he cares ...


  9. Races roundup: Dodgers lose game, Ryu in opener vs. GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... weeks), and that manager Don Mattingly was able to preserve his big bullpen arms for the next two games by using Chris Perez (one inning), Carlos Frias (three), Kevin Correia (two) and Yimi Garcia (one) in relief of Ryu. While the Giants were making ...


  10. Ten reasons why Terry Francona has been a better manager this year...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 |

    ... Royals by six games and were 41 2 games behind Seattle for the second wild card spot. Closer found: As shaky as Chris Perez was last season, he was an established closer entering the season. This year the Indians gambled on free agent John Axford , ...


  11. Cody Allen's kryptonite, the 'pen's high usage rate, Miguel Cabrera's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 |

    ... struck for four runs in the ninth, the final three coming on an Alex Avila three-run shot to left-center off Chris Perez, which, like Tuesday's blast, erased a 2-1 deficit. 2. Arm strength: Bryan Shaw leads all of baseball with 69 appearances. Allen ...


  12. Jason Giambi Begins Rehab After DL Stint for Old AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    ... part of the Tribe's playoff push last season, including a walk-off homer against the White Sox to bail out Chris Perez . This season, however, he hasn't played much. While he's brought the same phenomenal player-coach value to the team that he did ...


  13. How did the Cleveland Indians acquire their current players?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... both sprang from Dybzinski, albeit through different paths as Kluber only had nine transactions. We also lost Chris Perez , who had five chains, Matt Albers who had four chains and Ubaldo Jimenez who had three, all to free agency. We lost another ...


  14. Cody Allen has become a great closer this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... even the person most responsible, but I've been weary ever since. Danys Baez, Joe Borowski, Kerry Wood, and Chris Perez had their moments, but none really ever put me at ease about the 9th inning though. Earlier this season, John Axford didn't make ...


  15. Joc Pederson hits 30th homer, Julio Urias tosses a gemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | True Blue LA

    ... Anthony Slama in just his second game as a Lookout. HiA - The Quakes got a scoreless inning from the rehabbing Chris Perez and a masterful performance from Julio Urias out of the bullpen but still managed to fall to the Storm (Padres) 6 to 1 . Perez ...


  16. Indians: Former closer John Axford claimed off waivers by PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Medina Gazette

    ... with the Indians this offseason. The 31-year-old right-hander was acquired to replace two-time All-Star closer Chris Perez, but faltered early into the second month of the season and was removed from the role May 9, despite leading the American ...


  17. Indians let John Axford go to Pirates in waiver wire moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... signed for $4.5 million last offseason, in hopes that he'd provide better production as the team's closer than Chris Perez had. Axford did well at the start of the season, posting a 2.31 ERA in 13 appearances through May 3rd, picking up 9 saves. He ...


  18. The Bullpen Mafia: A RequiemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    Apr 13, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians relief pitcher Chris Perez walks in the outfield with the rest of the bullpen after a 9-4 win over the Chicago White Sox at Progressive Field.


  19. Is Jason Kipnis headed in right direction? Cleveland Indians quick hitsRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 |

    ... trade of Vinnie Pestano on Thursday to the Angels, the Tribe's Bullpen Mafia has been nearly rubbed out. Closer Chris Perez was released at the end of last season and signed with the Dodgers. Joe Smith signed a three-year $15.75 million deal with ...


  20. Dodgers place Chris Perez on disabled list, make two other roster movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 |

    The Dodgers placed relief pitcher Chris Perez on the 15-day disabled list with a right ankle injury, the team announced today in a press release.