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Height/Weight: 6-3/195 | Birthdate: 5/15/1982 | Birthplace: Santo Domingo, DR | Bats/Throws: L/L | Team: Texas | College: No College | MLB Experience: 7 | Owned/Started%: 0/0 | Average Draft Position: 981.00
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Pirates sign Rafael Perez to minor-league deal


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/12/2014) The Pirates haved signed pitcher Rafael Perez to a minor-league deal and assigned him to Triple-A Indianapolis, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

Perez pitched 43 2/3 innings with Veracruz of the Mexican League this season, posting a 3.92 ERA and 42:8 K:BB ratio. He last pitched in the majors in 2012.


Rafael Perez released by Rangers


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/17/2014) The Rangers released minor-league reliever Rafael Perez on Thursday, FOX Sports Southwest reports. Perez allowed three runs over 3 2/3 relief innings at Triple-A Round Rock.

Rafael Perez signs minor-league deal with Texas


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/18/2014) The Rangers signed reliever Rafael Perez to a minor-league league contract on Saturday, according to SB Nation. Perez will also get an invitation to spring training.

Perez, 31, went 3-2 with a 2.60 ERA and a had a K:BB ratio of 32:8 over 29 appearances (34 2/3 innings between Triple-A Rochester and Double-A Portland last season.

Boston signs Rafael Perez to minor-league deal


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/23/2013) The Red Sox signed former Indians reliever Rafael Perez to a minor-league league contract Thursday, according to The Plain Dealer.

Perez, who had shoulder surgery in the offseason, carried a 2.25 ERA with two strikeouts and three walks in four innings while under Minnesota's Triple-A affiliate. He will likely report to Double-A Portland, according to MLB.com.

Twins part ways with Rafael Perez


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2013) The Twins released reliever Rafael Perez Friday. 

Perez had shoulder surgery in the offseason and signed a minor-league deal with the club on Feb. 14. He carried a 2.25 ERA with two strikeouts and three walks in four innings at Triple-A Rochester.

"It didn't look like he was going to be ready to come up here and help us," assistant general manager Rob Antony told MLB.com Friday. "We just decided rather than continuing on with that, that we'd let him go and try to sign with someone else."

Rafael Perez staying with Twins


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(5/1/2013) Twins reliever Rafael Perez will remain in the team's minors as he continues to recover from shoulder surgery.

Perez is eligible to walk away from his contract Wednesday, but understands that his recovery is taking longer than he anticipated. He'll join the team's Triple-A club in Rochester in order to try and build his arm strength. Perez's agent and the club worked out a "gentleman's agreement" that Perez could opt out of his contract if he's not in the majors at some point during the summer. The exact date has not been disclosed. 


Rafael Perez progressing slowly


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(4/21/2013) Twins pitcher Rafael Perez threw an inning at extended spring training Friday but is progressing slowly in his rehab from a shoulder injury, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Perez's strength "still isn't quite where it needs to be" according to Twins assistant GM Rob Antony. Perez can opt out of his contract if he isn't in the majors by May 1 -- unlikely, given his slow progress -- or he can choose to remain with the Twins as he rehabs.


Rafael Perez ready for live BP


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/9/2013) Twins pitcher Rafael Perez, who is recovering from shoulder surgery, is a step closer to appearing in an extend spring training game.

Perez will throw a live batting practice Thursday, according to The Star Tribune. It will be the first time he has faced live hitters since the procedure as he continues to build strength in his shoulder.

Twins reassign Rafael Perez to minor-league camp


by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
(3/29/2013) The Twins have assigned pitcher Rafael Perez to minor-league camp, the club announced Friday.

Perez, 30, was expected to compete for a job in Minnesota's rotation this spring but shoulder soreness continues to bother him. He'll likely begin the season on the minor-league disabled list.


Rafael Perez gradually progressing


by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
(3/24/2013) Twins pitcher Rafael Perez completed his first full bullpen session of the spring Sunday as he continues to build up strength in his shoulder. Perez entered camp as a possible candidate for the starting rotation before experiencing shoulder soreness that will keep him sidelined for opening day.

Perez needs more time for Twins


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(3/3/2013) Minnesota pitchers Rich Harden and Rafael Perez are each coming off surgeries to their respective shoulders, reports the Minneapolis Star-Tribune Sunday. Harden's was more extensive than Perez's. Both hurlers are working towards getting back on a mound and each threw in the bullpen before it was determined they'd need more time. Now, they are each completing long-toss drills.

Perez has first bullpen session


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(2/17/2013) Minnesota reliever Rafael Perez threw his first bullpen session since joining the roster on Sunday at spring camp, reports MLB.com. Perez is still on a throwing program to rehab from shoulder surgery. "We have plenty of time," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. "So, we'll see how he is by the end of spring. I know he talked about getting stretched out, so we'll see how that goes. The first part is where we can get him in a game, and we'll go from there. So, we're guarded, but everyone says he feels great."

Twins add Perez to mix


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(2/14/2013) The Twins announced Thursday they signed pitcher Rafael Perez to a minor-league contract, with an invitation to spring training. "He's filthy," manager Ron Gardenhire said, per the Pioneer Press. The Twins said Perez will compete for a spot in the rotation. He will also be up for a spot in the bullpen. "We just told him if you’re one of our five best starters, we’re not going to turn a blind eye to anything," Twins assistant general manager Ron Antony said.