Chris Perez Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chris Perez.

Results 1 - 20 of 39 in Chris Perez

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

    Yesterday | 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 ...

    Comment?

  2. Brewers Perez Will Be Better Than K-Rod in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reviewing the Brew

    Sep 15, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chris Perez celebrates with catcher A.J. Ellis after the game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. The Dodgers won 11-3.

    Comment?

  3. Doug Melvin in no rush to name closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... for a couple of teenagers) and I'm having trouble mustering up support, let alone enthusiasm. Am I being a jerk? Chris Perez will get a chance to win the role of closer in spring training. Perez once saved games for the Cleveland Indians. Phoenix - ...

    Comment?

  4. Red Sox sign reliever Jess ToddRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | BoSox Injection

    ... St. Louis, who traded him to the Cleveland Indians as part of the deal that brought them their one-time closer Chris Perez . He saved 24 games at AAA Memphis that season with a 2.20 ERA before his call-up to the majors. After making five appearances ...

    Comment?

  5. Notes: A closer look at catcher framingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Bucs Dugout

    ... minor-league deals, which are more complex than you might imagine. -P- The Brewers announced that they signed Chris Perez to a minor-league deal. Perez could join Neal Cotts as a veteran addition to the Milwaukee bullpen. Perez allowed 11 homers ...

    Comment?

  6. Milwaukee Brewers Rumors: Papelbon Deal Close?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Reviewing the Brew

    ... Sports The Milwaukee Brewers added another arm to their bullpen puzzle yesterday, inking former Indians' closer Chris Perez to a minor league contract. Perez is far from a sure thing, and the Brewers remain on the lookout for late-inning relief ...

    Comment?

  7. Investigation clears Indians pitcher Danny SalazarRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Let's Go Tribe

    The Brewers have signed LGFT right-handed pitcher Chris Perez to a minor-league deal with an invitation to big-league camp, adding a reliever with closing experience to their bullpen mix. How a French Opera and Sesame Street Inspired the Birth of the Philly Phanatic - The idea of the mascot came to America by way of a popular French opera from the 1880s called La Mascotte.

    Comment?

  8. Clevelinks: Swisher Feels Ready, Indians Catchers, & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Deep Left Field

    ... ( on Twitter ) with details provided by beat writer for MLB.com Adam McAlvy ( LINK ) former Indians reliever Chris Perez has signed a minor league contract with the Milwaukee Brewers. If he makes the squad he'll earn a base salary of $1.5MM with an ...

    Comment?

  9. Milwaukee Brewers Sign Chris Perez to MiLB DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | 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.

    Comment?

  10. Brewers sign former closer Perez to Minor League contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Major League Baseball

    The Brewers' search for a reliever with closing experience led them to former Indians All-Star Chris Perez , who signed a Minor League contract Wednesday with invitation to big league Spring Training camp. Perez, an All-Star in 2011 and '12, has dealt with off-field drama and on-field struggles over the past two seasons, but is just 29 years old and averaged a 94.3-mph fastball last season with the Dodgers, his best velocity since 2010.

    Comment?

  11. Brewers sign Chris Perez to minor league dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Brew Crew Ball

    As part of his contract Chris Perez will have to ship all his mail in clear containers. I assume anyway.

    Comment?

  12. Brewers sign reliever Chris Perez to minor-league dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... for late-inning relief help with closing experience and might have found their man in free-agent right-hander Chris Perez, the former Cleveland closer. The Brewers signed Perez, 29, on Wednesday to a minor-league deal with an invitation to their ...

    Comment?

  13. Chris Perez Will Bring Healthy Competition In Milwaukee Brewers' BullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Rant Sports

    The Milwaukee Brewers have been searching for another arm with closing experience, and they finally have one in former Cleveland Indians closer Chris Perez . By inking him to a minor league deal, they have not only created a intriguing battle for the final spots in the bullpen, but they also have another option who could close down the road.

    Comment?

  14. Brewers sign reliever Chris Perez to minor league dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | MSNBC

    It's a return to the National League Central for Perez, who was a supplemental first-round pick of the Cardinals back in 2006 and spent almost two years in St. Louis before being traded to the Indians in a package for Mark DeRosa. Perez departed Cleveland on somewhat bad terms in 2013 and posted an ugly 4.27 ERA in 46 1/3 innings of relief last season for the Dodgers.

    Comment?

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

    Jan 17, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... 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 ...

    Comment?

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

    Jan 16, 2015 | 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.

    Comment?

  17. 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, ...

    Comment?

  18. 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.

    Comment?

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

    Oct 3, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... 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 ...

    Comment?

  20. 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 ...

    Comment?