|Nov. 5 12:44 PM PT1:44 PM MT2:44 PM CT3:44 PM ET15:44 ET20:44 GMT4:44 CST1:44 PM MST3:44 PM EST4:14 PM VEN0:44 UAE (+1)2:44 PM CT-Perez is staying with the Seattle Mariners, giving them a left-handed specialist out of the bullpen next season. Seattle and Perez agreed Saturday to a $1.5 million, one-year contract.
Analysis: He was 1-3 with a 2.12 ERA in 33 games last season and had a stretch of 20 consecutive appearances in July and August where he did not allow a run. That streak was tied for the fourth longest in franchise history. Perez started the season at Triple-A Tacoma and was brought up on June 16. He was strong against left-handed hitters but was even better against right-handers, who hit .204 against him.
|June 16 5:49 PM PT6:49 PM MT7:49 PM CT8:49 PM ET20:49 ET0:49 GMT8:49 CST5:49 PM MST7:49 PM EST8:19 PM VEN4:49 UAE (+1)7:49 PM CT-Perez has been selected by the Seattle Mariners while right-handed reliever Steve Delabar was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma.
Analysis: Perez was 2-2 with a 4.65 ERA and one save win 22 relief appearances with Tacoma. Perez has spent nine seasons in the majors, but has not appeared in a major league game since Oct. 3, 2010 with the New York Mets. Perez spent the entire 2011 season pitching in the Washington Nationals minor league system.