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The Angels scratched "catcher" from their offseason to-do list on Tuesday, signing Geovany Soto to a one-year, $2.8 million contract that gives them a veteran complement to the young Carlos Perez behind the plate.
Angels catcher Carlos Perez went 2-for-4 with a walk-off solo homer against the Mariners on Tuesday.
|May 4, 2015||Los Angeles Angels recalled C Carlos Perez from Salt Lake Bees.|
|April 4, 2015||Los Angeles Angels optioned C Carlos Perez to Salt Lake Bees.|
|November 5, 2014||Houston Astros traded C Carlos Perez and RHP Nick Tropeano to Los Angeles Angels for C Hank Conger.|
|November 3, 2014||Houston Astros selected the contract of C Carlos Perez from Fresno Grizzlies.|
|January 14, 2014||Houston Astros invited non-roster C Carlos Perez to spring training.|
|May 1, 2013||Carlos Perez assigned to Oklahoma City RedHawks from Corpus Christi Hooks.|
|April 1, 2013||Carlos Perez assigned to Corpus Christi Hooks from Lancaster JetHawks.|
|January 17, 2013||Houston Astros invited non-roster C Carlos Perez to spring training.|
|July 20, 2012||Houston Astros Traded RHP Brandon Lyon, LHP J.A. Happ and RHP David Carpenter to Toronto Blue Jays; Toronto Blue Jays Traded RHP Francisco Cordero and LF Ben Francisco to Houston Astros; Bluefield Blue Jays Traded RHP Joe Musgrove to Greeneville Astros; Dunedin Blue Jays Traded RHP Asher Wojciechowski to Corpus Christi Hooks; Lansing Lugnuts Traded LHP David Rollins to Lexington Legends and Lansing Lugnuts Traded C Carlos Perez to Lancaster JetHawks.|
|January 20, 2012||Toronto Blue Jays invited non-roster C Carlos Perez to spring training.|
|April 2, 2011||Carlos Perez assigned to Lansing Lugnuts from Bluefield Blue Jays.|
|June 18, 2010||C Carlos Perez assigned to Auburn Doubledays from GCL Blue Jays.|
|June 23, 2009||Carlos Perez assigned to GCL Blue Jays from DSL Blue Jays.|
Originally signed by Toronto out of Venezuela as a 17-year-old amateur free agent on Jan. 2, 2009...Acquired by Houston as part of a 10-player trade with Toronto at the trading deadline in 2012...is signed to a minor league contract for the 2014 season...invited to Major League Spring Training on Jan. 14, 2014.2014
Spent season with Houston's Triple-A Oklahoma City, posting a .259 (78/301) clip with 16 doubles, two triples, six home runs and 34 RBI...The six homers were a minor league career-high...Appeared defensively in 74 games at catcher for the RedHawks and five at first base...Made first professional appearances at first base...Threw out 22 of 68 would-be base stealers (32%) which ranked fifth among qualifiers in the Pacific Coast League...Hit .276 (32/116) after the Triple-A All-Star break, compared to a .249 (46/185) clip in the first half...Posted a .338 (24/71) clip in 21 games in July...Acquired by the Angels from the Astros Nov. 5, 2014 along with RHP Nick Tropeano in exchange for C Hank Conger.2013
Entered the 2013 season as the Astros No. 17 prospect and the top catcher in the system as ranked by MLB.com...in 91 combined games between Triple A Oklahoma City (75g) and Double A Corpus Christi (16g), hit .271 (86x317) with 18 doubles, three homers, 37 RBI and a .332 on-base percentage...began the year at Double A before reaching the Triple A level for the first time in his career on May 1...threw out 46.7% of runners attempting to steal (35-for-75)...threw out more runners (35) than any Pacific Coast League catcher despite playing the first month of the season at Double A...hit .300 (51x170) off righties at Triple A.2012 Combined to hit .285 (103x361) with 28 doubles, five home runs and 50 RBI in 97 games behind the plate for Class A Lancaster (26g) and Class A Lansing (71g)...began the season with Lansing before being acquired by Houston on July 20...started a 2-4-3 triple play on May 15 while with Lansing...after his acquisition, was promoted from low A to the advanced A level at Lancaster...threw out 14 of 30 attempting basestealers while with Lancaster. 2011 Spent the entire season at Lansing (Low-A) of the Midwest League... NOTABLE: Had a career high 26 extra base hits, however his .256 average and .675 OPS were career lows... Was his first season playing more than 66 games... BEHIND THE DISH: Caught 89 of his 95 games played... Made 14 errors for a .982 fielding percenatge and threw out 29% of potential base stealers (46-160)... Batted .305 (25-82) when leading off an inning... WINTER BALL: Appeared in two games (no at-bats) in the Venezuelan Winter League. 2010 Followed up the R. Howard Webster Award honour with a third consecutive at Auburn (Short Season-A), winning his first with the Blue Jays DSL club in 2008 as well... Becomes only the fourth Blue Jay to win three Webster Awards (Delagdo, Lopez, Lind)... Led the club in average and on base percentage... Threw out 36% of potential base stealers. 2009 Earned an R. Howard Webster award as the Most Valubale Player with Blue Jays Gulf Coast entry... Led the club in average, on base and slugging... Batted .290 vs. lefties and .291 vs. righties... Threw out 49% of potential base stealers. 2008 Batted .306 with 12 extra base hits and 52 walks, earning him the R. Howard Webster Award for the DSL Blue Jays.