Indians Sign LHP Rafael Perez

The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has avoided arbitration and signed LHP RAFAEL PEREZ to a one-year Major League contract for the 2012 season.

Perez will begin his 7th season in the Indians bullpen in 2012 after posting a record of 5-2 w/a 3.00 ERA in 71 relief appearances (63.0IP, 59H, 21ER, 19BB, 33K) last year.  He was tied for second among American League relievers in games pitched (71) and his pct. of inherited runners scored (15.9%, 7 of 44) was 6th lowest in the AL.

 

Year

Team

W

L

PCT

ERA

G

GS

SV

SVO

IP

H

R

ER

HR

HB

BB

SO

WP

BK

AVG

2006

Cleveland Indians

0

0

.000

4.38

18

0

0

1

12.1

10

6

6

2

0

6

15

4

1

.204

2007

Cleveland Indians

1

2

.333

1.78

44

0

1

2

60.2

41

15

12

5

0

15

62

4

0

.187

2008

Cleveland Indians

4

4

.500

3.54

73

0

2

7

76.1

67

32

30

8

2

23

86

3

0

.234

2009

Cleveland Indians

4

3

.571

7.31

54

0

0

1

48.0

66

41

39

5

2

25

32

1

2

.335

2010

Cleveland Indians

6

1

.857

3.25

70

0

0

4

61.0

72

23

22

3

0

25

36

6

0

.300

2011

Cleveland Indians

5

2

.714

3.00

71

0

0

2

63.0

59

27

21

2

0

19

33

3

1

.253

 

Major League Totals

20

12

.625

3.64

330

0

3

17

321.1

315

144

130

25

4

113

264

21

4

.257