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Rafael PerezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2006-2012
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PositionsP-501Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRafael Jerome Perez
Height6-3Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 15,1982 [36.213]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2002 by the Cleveland Indians.
Signing ScoutsRene GayoService Time5.157 (2013)
MLB DebutApril 20,2006 [23.340]
OrganizationsCLE [10] BOS [1] MIN [1] PIT [1] TEX [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID45587Retrosheet IDperer002MLBAM ID460370
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (55.87%) -- Slider (40.04%) -- Changeup (3.99%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.10%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 85.86 - [2011] - 87.34 - [2010] - 88.73
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks75Hittable55SO/BB69vsPower55Hitting0Durability63Team.510Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-ST21931.7013121000069.0562313116634001.047.300.132.098.223.94.750-
2004Lake County CaptainsSALAcle-ST22764.85232210000115.012175629479912301.469.470.703.687.752.11.538-
2004Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-ST220011.5711000004.210661230002.5719.291.933.865.791.50--
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0765.11242310000119.21318168104910212301.509.850.753.697.672.08.538-
2005Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-ST23853.3614140000077.2543329632487001.116.260.703.715.561.50.615-
2005Akron AerosEastAAcle39S/R23431.751587003166.2532213512463000.977.150.671.626.213.83.571-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R01282.62292270031143.0107554211449410001.056.670.692.745.862.14.600-
2006Akron AerosEastAAcle34ST24452.8112120110067.0532521322537001.117.080.402.947.082.41.444-
2006Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle13Rel24032.6313013004027.02011808336001.026.59--2.6310.874.13.000-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0482.76251213114094.27336293308613001.096.940.292.858.182.87.333-
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel24004.3818018005012.0106626154101.307.301.464.3810.952.50-4.28
2007Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle52ST25333.66871001046.2532719311312001.3710.220.582.125.982.82.500-
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel25121.78440440011160.2411512515624000.926.080.742.239.204.13.3333.01
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel26443.54730730014276.0673230823863001.187.900.942.7110.143.74.5003.15
2009Columbus ClippersILAAAcle53Rel27100.8316016009321.2233205231001.299.55--2.089.554.601.000-
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel27437.31540540012048.0664139525321201.9012.380.944.696.001.28.5714.68
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel28613.25700700013061.0722322325366001.5910.620.443.695.311.44.8573.77
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel29523.0071071007063.0592721219333101.248.430.292.714.711.74.7143.29
2012Akron AerosEastAAcle-S/R30000.0031200004.02000000000.504.50------0.00--
2012Columbus ClippersILAAAcle-Rel30000.0020200002.01000110001.004.50--4.504.501.00--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0000.0051400006.03000110000.674.50--1.501.501.00--
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53Rel30103.5280800107.25331440101.175.871.174.704.701.001.0005.31
2013Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos31Rel31222.64250250020630.2279935301001.047.920.881.478.806.00.500-
2013Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-Rel31102.2540400304.02111320001.254.502.256.754.500.671.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0322.60290290023634.229101048321001.077.531.042.088.314.00.600-
2014Veracruz Rojos del AguilaMexAAA-S/R32353.921082001043.256241948420001.4711.540.821.658.665.25.375-
2014Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit48S/R32311.771082000056.0561511212341001.219.000.321.935.462.83.750-
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex63Rel32017.3640400103.24331040001.099.822.45--9.820.00.000-
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0672.87241680020102.01164233720801001.3210.100.611.746.974.00.462-
2015Quintana Roo TigresMexAAA-ST33551.9913130000081.0712818515521201.067.860.551.665.753.47.500-
2017Long Island DucksAtlInd-ST35874.72222200000108.21276357927836201.4210.520.752.246.873.07.533-
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter21123.64338033800633327.03201471332611726821501.338.750.713.207.332.29.6360.47
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter50422.9218610680114210716.06623052344419956445501.198.260.552.487.042.83.543-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter16182.5580364400193284.028611281166322211201.228.990.501.986.983.52.471-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10102.2955213411237167.21355643113912911001.037.200.592.086.883.31.500-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter853.8315150000081.0643935734517001.197.000.773.725.571.50.615-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter764.85232210000115.012175629479912301.469.470.703.687.752.11.538-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter931.7013121000069.0562313116634001.047.300.132.098.223.94.750-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter874.72222200000108.21276357927836201.4210.520.752.246.873.07.533-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter21123.64338033800633327.03201471332611726821501.338.750.713.207.332.29.636-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1483.64226022600422220.02149889177817914301.338.750.713.207.332.29.6360.47
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15132.9257322500133220.02029371136117214201.198.260.552.487.042.83.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53p2741000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2014Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit48p3234000000000202000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34000000000202000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34000000000202000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162410000000004100000.000.000.000.0000041.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622160000000001080108000.000.000.000.00000324.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Burlington Indians AppRkcle21P13--316422319.8261.46------13100.019.1
2004Lake County Captains SALAcle22P23--627553833.8681.43------23100.016.5
2004Kinston Indians CaroA+cle22P1---11-21.5001.00------1100.00.7
2005Kinston Indians CaroA+cle23P14--714212321.9131.50------14100.010.0
2005Akron Aeros EastAAcle23P15--5133-2118.8571.20------15100.010.6
2006Akron Aeros EastAAcle24P12--291-1211.9170.92------12100.08.5
2006Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle24P13--261-98.8890.62------13100.09.2
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P18-12-21-32.6670.110.17-----18100.011.1
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle25P8--111111312.9231.50------8100.05.6
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P44-61452-119.8180.200.15-----44100.027.2
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P73-76216121918.9470.250.24-----73100.045.1
2009Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27P16--111-32.6670.13------16100.011.3
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27P54-48191-1110.9090.190.21-----54100.033.3
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P70-613101-1413.9290.190.21-----70100.043.2
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P71-63615312421.8750.300.33-----71100.043.8
2012Akron Aeros EastAAcle30P3---------------3100.02.1
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle30P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30P8-72---221.0000.250.291-100.0-8100.04.9
2013Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos31P25--15--661.0000.24------25100.017.7
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin31P4---------------4100.02.8
2014Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit32P10--211-113131.0001.30------10100.06.9
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex32P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P338-3281857938475.8930.220.231-100.0-3380.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P57--631324037.9250.65------570.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P55--8274-3935.8970.64------550.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--715312522.8801.47------150.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--627553833.8681.43------230.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--316422319.8261.46------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Burlington Indians AppRkcle2113----------
2004Lake County Captains SALAcle2223----------
2004Kinston Indians CaroA+cle221----------
2005Kinston Indians CaroA+cle2314----------
2005Akron Aeros EastAAcle2315----------
2006Akron Aeros EastAAcle2412----------
2006Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2413----------
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2418----------
2007Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle258----------
2007Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2544----------
2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2673----------
2009Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle2716----------
2009Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2754----------
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2870----------
2011Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2971----------
2012Akron Aeros EastAAcle303----------
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle302----------
2012Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle308----------
2013Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos3125----------
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin314----------
2014Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit3210----------
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex324----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.0030300223.0311023001.679.000.006.009.001.503.00.000
2007Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB25005.4050500205.0133137100.801.801.805.4012.602.335.40.000
2008Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB26004.6690900219.212550110111.4111.170.000.939.3110.004.66.000
2009Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.0002-2002010.0900021001.108.100.001.800.900.500.00.000
2010Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB28101.5911011000011.112420210001.269.530.001.597.945.003.181.000
2011Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB29006.7570700006.2955021001.7712.150.002.701.350.506.75.000
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB30003.6060600005.0432107010.807.201.800.0012.6005.40.000
2014Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32013.0060600303.0311025101.679.000.006.0015.002.503.00.000
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB330011.5760600104.2966113002.3817.361.931.935.793.0011.57.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs113.86532510012358.362282531547321.329.570.462.317.253.134.32.500

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003Appalachian League All-Star (LHP) ... Appalachian League Pitcher of the Year ... Rookie League All-Star (SP)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-07-03PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mariners33.049  
2015-02-13PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.274Team Roster on 2015-02-13
2014-11-08PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.177  
2014-07-12PPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)32.058Team Roster on 2014-07-12
2014-07-12PPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract32.058Team Roster on 2014-07-12
2014-04-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers31.338  
2014-04-12PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)31.332Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-01-19PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.249Team Roster on 2014-01-19
2013-11-05PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.174  
2013-05-25PBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Portland (AA)31.010Team Roster on 2013-05-25
2013-05-24PBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-ActiveContractSigned to minor league contract31.009Team Roster on 2013-05-24
2013-05-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Twins31.003  
2013-05-03PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)30.353Team Roster on 2013-05-03
2013-02-14PMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract30.275Team Roster on 2013-02-14
2012-11-30PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency30.199  
2012-11-28PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.197Team Roster on 2012-11-28
2012-11-02PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.171Team Roster on 2012-11-02
2012-08-11PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab30.088Team Roster on 2012-08-11
2012-07-23PCleveland IndiansAkron (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Akron (AA) for rehab30.069Team Roster on 2012-07-23
2012-07-18PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab30.064Team Roster on 2012-07-18
2012-07-14PCleveland IndiansAkron (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Akron (AA) for rehab30.060Team Roster on 2012-07-14
2012-05-26PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL30.011Team Roster on 2012-05-26
2012-05-05PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 29.355Team Roster on 2012-05-05
2012-04-27PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left lat29.347Team Roster on 2012-04-27
2012-02-02PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($2.005m) [Aavoided arbitration]29.263Team Roster on 2012-02-02
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-02-28ContractSigned by Indians (1-year) 
2003-04-17ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
2002-01-25ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Indians 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2006Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24327,000-74245-2,365,072327,000327,000
2007Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25380,000-73740-2,459,737380,000707,000
2008Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26406,700-58520362,696,252390,0001,113,700
2009Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27436,300-54717322,746,792400,0001,550,000
2010Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll28795,000-46510492,812,412400,0002,345,000
2011Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll291,330,000-39710572,722,607414,0003,675,000
2012Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll302,005,000-3299642,954,887480,0005,680,0002012-02-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($2.005m) [Aavoided arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red