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Roberto Perez

28-Year-Old Catcher – Cleveland Indians

2017 Stats

AVG

.224

HR

7

RBI

36

R

20

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

A broken thumb sustained on a tag in his fourth game of the season cost him almost the entire first half, and the results at the plate suggest that the thumb was a nagging issue after Perez returned i...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 220   DOB: 12/23/1988   BORN: Mayaguez, Puerto Rico   COLLEGE: Lake City (FL) CC   DRAFTED: 33rd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Roberto Perez Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $9 million contract extension with the Indians in April of 2017. Contract includes team options for the 2021 and 2022 seasons.

September 13, 2017  –  Roberto Perez News

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Roberto Perez Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 21 A LAK 118 466 378 54 82 31 22 3 6 38 1 2 80 88 2 1 5 .217 .360 .339 .699
2011 22 A KIN 94 351 284 30 64 19 16 1 2 30 1 0 62 79 3 1 1 .225 .365 .310 .675
2012 23 AA AKR 95 349 283 31 60 19 16 2 1 31 0 1 49 67 7 4 6 .212 .336 .293 .629
2013 24 AA AKR 32 128 93 10 23 8 6 0 2 10 1 1 32 25 0 0 3 .247 .453 .376 .829
2013 24 AAA COL 67 222 187 16 33 12 12 0 0 24 0 1 22 59 6 4 3 .176 .269 .241 .510
2014 25 AAA COL 53 209 174 29 53 20 11 1 8 43 1 0 29 51 4 1 1 .305 .405 .517 .922
2014 25 MAJ CLE 29 95 85 10 23 6 5 0 1 4 0 0 5 26 5 0 0 .271 .311 .365 .676
2015 26 MAJ CLE 70 226 184 30 42 17 9 1 7 21 0 0 33 64 5 2 2 .228 .348 .402 .750
2016 27 R GOO 6 14 9 4 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 .333 .571 .333 .904
2016 27 A LAK 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
2016 27 AAA COL 2 7 5 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .400 .571 .600 1.171
2016 27 MAJ CLE 61 184 153 14 28 10 6 1 3 17 0 0 23 44 5 3 0 .183 .285 .294 .579
2017 28 MAJ CLE 66 225 196 20 44 19 12 0 7 36 0 1 24 65 4 1 0 .224 .308 .393 .701
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3-Year Averages     53 166 140 18 31 9 6 0 3 14 0 0 20 44 5 1 0 .221 .317 .329 .645
Career  (View All)     226 730 618 74 137 52 32 2 18 78 0 1 85 199 19 6 2 .222 .315 .367 .682

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Roberto Perez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 19 @LAA 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .224 .308 .393 .701
Sep. 17 KC 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .304 .375 .679
Sep. 16 KC Did not play.
Sep. 15 KC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .304 .376 .680
Sep. 14 KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .303 .380 .683
Sep. 13 Det 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .303 .380 .683
Sep. 12 Det Did not play.
Sep. 11 Det Did not play.
Sep. 10 Bal 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .303 .364 .667
Sep. 9 Bal Did not play.
Sep. 8 Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .298 .346 .644
Sep. 7 @CWS Did not play.
Sep. 6 @CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .303 .354 .657
Sep. 5 @CWS Did not play.
Sep. 4 @CWS 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .310 .362 .672
Sep. 3 @Det 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .306 .347 .653
Sep. 2 @Det Did not play.
Sep. 1 @Det 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .298 .337 .635
Sep. 1 @Det 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .295 .317 .612
Aug. 30 @NYY Did not play.
Aug. 30 @NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .295 .317 .612
Aug. 28 @NYY Did not play.
Aug. 27 KC 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204 .296 .318 .614
Aug. 26 KC 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .199 .292 .314 .606
Aug. 25 KC Did not play.
Aug. 24 Bos 4 0 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .195 .286 .292 .578
Aug. 23 Bos Did not play.
Aug. 22 Bos Did not play.
Aug. 21 Bos 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .180 .271 .273 .544
Aug. 20 @KC Did not play.
Last 7 Games 12 2 4 0 0 2 2 1 5 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .385 .833 1.218
Last 14 Games 22 3 5 0 0 3 4 2 8 0 0 0 0 1 .227 .292 .636 .928
Last 30 Games 49 6 18 4 0 6 17 5 15 0 0 0 0 2 .367 .426 .816 1.242

Roberto Perez: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 64 2
2016 61
2015 69 1
2014 29

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Roberto Perez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20176794190.209.433.741
2016507260.240.400.683
20154910140.265.429.841

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017125102160.224.344.646
201610371110.155.243.528
2015135206170.215.393.715

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201796135210.229.438.783
2016818160.123.210.436
201591194140.253.462.842

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20179661140.208.313.572
20167262110.250.389.738
20159311370.204.344.659
Roberto Perez vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Ricky Nolasco ANA 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .167 .167 .333 .500

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Roberto Perez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 21 A LAK 466 378 17.2% 18.9% 0.91 77% .267 .122
2011 22 A KIN 351 284 17.7% 22.5% 0.78 72% .304 .085
2012 23 AA AKR 349 283 14% 19.2% 0.73 76% .269 .081
2013 24 AA AKR 128 93 25% 19.5% 1.28 73% .318 .129
2013 24 AAA COL 222 187 9.9% 26.6% 0.37 68% .250 .065
2014 25 AAA COL 209 174 13.9% 24.4% 0.57 71% .388 .212
2014 25 MAJ CLE 95 85 5.3% 27.4% 0.19 69% .379 .094
2015 26 MAJ CLE 226 184 14.6% 28.3% 0.52 65% .304 .174
2016 27 R GOO 14 9 35.7% 7.1% 5.00 89% .375 .000
2016 27 A LAK 3 2 33.3% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2016 27 AAA COL 7 5 28.6% 14.3% 2.00 80% .500 .200
2016 27 MAJ CLE 184 153 12.5% 23.9% 0.52 71% .229 .111
2017 28 MAJ CLE 225 196 10.7% 28.9% 0.37 67% .296 .169
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3-Year Averages     166 140 12% 26.5% 0.45 69% .298 .108
Career     730 618 11.6% 27.3% 0.43 68% .292 .145

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Roberto Perez Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 C 538.3 0 0 0 0 286 0 45 0
2016 C 451.7 0 0 0 0 248 0 36 0
2017 C 505.7 0 0 0 0 272 0 42 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 C 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 7
2016 C 0 3 0 0 2 0 3 8
2017 C 3 1 0 0 3 0 7 14

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2017 Stat Review for Roberto Perez    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.37 BB/K
WEAK
10.7% BB Rate
GREAT
28.9% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.701 OPS
POOR
.308 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.224 AVG
TERRIBLE
.296 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.393 SLG
POOR
.169 ISO
AVERAGE

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Roberto Perez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Perez went 1-for-2 with a walk and a solo homer in Sunday's win over the Orioles.

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Perez is in the starting lineup Monday against Detroit.

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Perez went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a walk in Sunday's 11-1 shellacking of the Tigers.

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Perez went 1-for-2 with a home run, a walk and two RBI in Saturday's win over the Royals.

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Perez went 3-for-4 with a double, a walk and two RBI against the Red Sox on Thursday.

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Perez went 1-for-2 with a pair of sacrifice bunts and one strikeout in Wednesday's extra-innings loss to Colorado.

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Perez slashed a dismal .178/.264/.252 in 34 games prior to the All-Star break.

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Perez is starting behind the plate and hitting eighth for Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader in Minnesota.

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Perez went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in Tuesday's loss to the Dodgers.

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Perez is hitting just .159/.208/.182 through 14 games and 48 plate appearances this season.

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Perez went 0-for-2 and drew his first walk of 2017 in Sunday's loss to the White Sox.

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Perez signed a four-year, $9 million contract extension with the Indians on Sunday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Perez went 0-for-2 with two walks and scored a run in Sunday's World Baseball Classic victory over Team Italy.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Perez got a nice bump in playing time when starting catcher Yan Gomes suffered a knee injury in mid-April, finishing the season with a .228/.348/.402 line and hitting seven homers in 70 games for the Indians. He's never hit for much power in the minors (.710 OPS with 22 homers in 514 games) but did manage to hit eight in 209 plate appearances at Triple-A Columbus in 2014 so perhaps the power spike is legit. He's good enough defensively to warrant the occasional start and the added power, if it sticks, gives him a leg up on most reserves in deeper formats. Gomes had a disappointing season at the plate but Perez is of no threat to unseat him for the starting role so he'll be back as Gomes' backup again in 2016.

2015

Although Perez did little with his limited opportunies in his reserve role behind Yan Gomes after his promotion in July, slashing .271/.311/.365 with one homer in 29 games, he flashed some promise in 53 games with Triple-A Columbus to begin the year. A 33rd-round pick in 2008, he hit .305/.405/.517 with eight homers while at Columbus, doubling his home run total from his previous two years combined, while adding 43 RBI and 29 walks. He also played above-average defense behind the plate, but strikeouts have been a major issue at each level (27.4% with the big club last season) and his .378 BABIP seems like an anomoly given his relatively low numbers in past years. Regardless, Carlos Santana's catching days are seemingly over, and Perez appears primed to spend 2015 as the full-time backup, with Tony Walters the only other catcher currently on the 40-man roster.